In 5 short years of its market presence, Genesis Motors has proven itself as a disruptive luxury brand capable of challenging European and American manufacturers. These are not just Hyundais with better appointed interiors, but premium models that manage to snatch car of the year awards and have the best initial quality in the business according to JD power. Until recently, versatility of models was the only downside of Genesis but from 2022 this brand is effectively represented across all major body styles and form factors.
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#1 2023 Genesis GV60
2023 Genesis GV60 crossover is the first EV from the brand built on a dedicated E-GMP platform that already underpins Kia EV6 and Hyundai Ioniq5 crossovers. The GV60 debuts evolved Genesis styling and offers three modifications: RWD with 228 horses, AWD with 318 and AWD Performance rated for 435.
#2 2022 Genesis G80 Sport
2022 Genesis G80 Sport receives a tuned suspension, a rear wheel steering function, and new Sport+ mode that turns off the traction control system. It is available exclusively with a 3.5L twin-turbo V6, that delivers 375 horsepower and 391 pound-feet of twist.
#3 2022 Genesis G70 Shooting Brake
2022 Genesis G70 Shooting Brake has similar dimensions to the sedan, but offers a 40 percent increase in luggage space and gets practical individually folding rear seats.
#4 2022 Genesis G70
2022 Genesis G70 is the last model from the range to acquire the brand’s new front fascia design with crest grille and dual-headlights. In addition to the new design language, the compact sedan offers a special Launch edition version, limited to 500 units.
#5 2022 Genesis G80 Electrified
2022 Genesis G80 will reach dealerships by the end of the year, so we learning more and more details about the model. Visually, the electrified G80 is almost indistinguishable from regular model, though a keen eye will notice the absence of exhaust pipes, a more aerodynamic set of 19-inch alloy wheels and extra chrome detailing on the front grille.
#6 2022 Genesis X Concept
With this concept car, Genesis satisfies our craving for a luxury grand tourer from the brand. The 2-door has a classic profile, while its design language puts a spin on Genesis new production cars.
#7 2022 Genesis GV70
2022 Genesis GV70 adopts the dynamic nature of its G70 sibling and offers a solid engine portfolio engine portfolio. The star of the show is a 3.5L turbocharged V6 that transfers to the road surface 380 horsepower. In total, there are 4 trim levels to choose from, 3 of which are additionally available with a Sport package.
#8 2022 Genesis GV80 6-Seat+Forgiato
The summer rumors turned out true, as Genesis did reveal the six-seat version of the GV80, though currently only for the Korean market. The company’s flagship SUV also tested the aftermarket waters, as recently the HellaBands owner put the brand-new GV80 on enormous 26-inch Forgiato wheels while also dressing it into Coral Peach livery.
#9 Genesis X-GR3 & G70 GR4 Gran Turismo
In the past, many established automakers cooperated with the Gran Turismo video game to create unique design concepts for the series. Starting from this year, the fans of the game will also be able to drive not one but two Genesis cars.