SAN FRANCISCO – Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.’s Infiniti luxury division has a compelling strategy with its new ’03 M45 sport sedan, which arrives in showrooms in October. Unlike comparable performance entries in the rear-drive luxury segment, the M45 offers V-8 power at a more reasonable price. The Infiniti M45 is all new. But with its beer-gut front end, it already needs a makeover. Stickered at $42,300 with an automatic transmission, the M45 massively undercuts the competition, ...

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