The Genesis G70 is a rookie sport sedan. Nonetheless, Hyundai’s luxury division has done quite a commendable job in lifting it to a status that superior. It would perfectly compete with the Audi, BMW 3-series, Mercedes-Benz, and Jaguar of the same league. At the same time, it has several features that are primarily and uniquely dedicated to molding its personality.
It has adopted the rear-wheel-drive setup same as one found in the Kia Stinger. The base engine is a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four that produces a cool 252 horsepower.
There is also a 365-hp twin-turbo 3.3-liter V-6.. The two engines come with a standard eight speed-speed automatic as well as all-wheel drive. This new models will also be available in six-speed manual specific to the Sports trim.
You will love the interior of the G70 with its heated and cooled front quilted leather seats,a 15-speaker audio system, and a touchscreen display. To fit perfectly in this league, it has driver-assistance technology including automated emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, and blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert.
The G70 is fitted with sensors on the front to assist drivers while parking. You are also able to monitor the front, sides, and even the rear of the car using 4 HD cameras whose content is displayed on the AVN screen.
You will be able to scale from 0-60 miles per hour in 4.4 seconds, which is relatively competitive for vehicles in this league. This, by all standards is a vehicle that makes a very bold step into launching Hyundai’s luxury.
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