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Test Drives2018 Genesis G80: the Luxury Without the Prestige
Launching a new luxury car brand takes guts, determination and deep pockets. However, Hyundai is pretty confident that over time, its Genesis brand will spread its wings and become a sought-after alternative to the German luxury marques. Or at least, to Lexus, Infiniti and Acura. To make Genesis’ launch even …
First Drives2019 Genesis G70: Crossing Enemy Lines
MONT-TREMBLANT, Quebec – The German brands should start worrying now. A little. To keep the Japanese brands from taking control of the luxury compact-car segment, Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz have been redefining what customers want and need in such a vehicle. Today, those buyers want sportiness, style, comfort and prestige …
Test Drives2017 Genesis G90: The Silent Type
Usually, establishing a luxury brand takes time and involves a lot of hard work and money. Ask Acura, Lexus and Infiniti, the three Japanese brands that come to life in the 80s and haven’t yet matched the aura and prestige of Mercedes-Benz and BMW. To sell luxury vehicles, a showroom …
BlogThe New Genesis Brand: Six Models by 2021
The Car Guide recently drove the 2017 Genesis G90, the first model fully developed for the new luxury brand Genesis. It certainly won’t be easy for the Korean manufacturer to get a share of the premium-vehicle market, but it will be patient and is determined to succeed at some point.
First Drives2017 Genesis G90: a Historic Moment for Hyundai
The arrival of the 2017 Genesis G90 marks an important milestone for Korean manufacturer Hyundai, who is launching their new luxury division, Genesis. We all know that it’s practically impossible for a mainstream brand to stand out in the luxury-car business, even if its vehicles are competitive. Buyers not only …
Spotlight on2017 Genesis G90: the Brand’s First!
The Car Guide is heading to Vancouver area this week in order to assist an important moment, our first drive of the of 2017 G90, the first model of Hyundai’s luxury brand, Genesis. The challenge won’t be easy since Acura, Infiniti, Lincoln and Cadillac are in a tough battle against …
BlogFive Questions for the President of Hyundai on the New Genesis Brand
It’s not easy for an everyday automaker to get into the luxury vehicle segment unless they’ve got a dedicated luxury brand. To seduce buyers, a brand needs enough prestige to highlight the exclusivity of its models—and that’s hard to pull off if you’re also making models for the average Joe.

News

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NewsGenesis, Kia and Hyundai Make All-Korean J.D. Power Quality Podium
Score another victory for the Koreans in J.D. Power’s annual Initial Quality Study—only this time it’s Genesis sitting at the top instead of Kia, which ranked number one for the past two years. Overall, new-vehicle quality has increased for the fourth consecutive year and has reached its best level ever.
News2019 Genesis G70: Pricing Announced
Genesis’ BMW 3 Series , Audi A4 , Cadillac ATS and Lexus IS fighter will soon be on sale in Canada, and the brand has just announced its pricing structure. All MSRPs include freight and delivery charges in addition to complimentary mainte…
New YorkThe Genesis Essentia Concept is Absolutely Stunning
NEW YORK CITY – Since Genesis has become a standalone brand, it has had the opportunity of being much more creative and adventurous than its rivals. At the moment, the brand only sells three sedans and seeks ways of expanding its image. The Essentia concept, unveiled at the New York …
New Models2019 Genesis G70 Sedan Unveiled
Korea’s Genesis luxury brand has just released a few pictures of their third model, which will join its lineup in the spring of 2018. The Genesis G70 is a compact-sized sport sedan set to rival the likes of the Alfa Romeo Giulia , the Audi A4 , the BMW 3 …
News2017 World Car Awards: Finalists Announced
For the fourth year in a row, in terms of media reach, the World Car Awards have been ranked as the number one automotive awards program in world. Its jury of 75 automotive journalists spread across the planet, including two from Canada, have chosen the finalists in six different categories.
NewsNew Luxury Brand Genesis Now Open for Business
Today is the day that Hyundai is officially launching their new luxury brand called Genesis. No longer will we find the Genesis sedan and the Genesis Coupe in Hyundai showrooms. The two brands will now be separate and Genesis will measure up to other similar manufacturers such as Acura, Lexus …
NewsGenesis Unveils Pricing for the G80 and G90
Hyundai’s new luxury sub-brand, Genesis, is slowly coming into focus, and we now learn the price of the upcoming Genesis G80 and G90. The more luxurious of the two, the G90 will start at $84,000 for the 3.3-litre, twin-turbo version. The V8 model will be priced at $87,000. As for …
New ModelsHere Is The 2017 Genesis G80
Hyundai keeps on dissociating its most luxurious models from its core brand: today, we discover the 2017 Genesis G80, a rebadged version of the Genesis sedan. Visually, the only way to discern the G80 from its previous career as an upscale Hyundai is the badges. The car comes with bi-xenon …

Videos

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Genesis Home Delivery - Motoring TV
Someone once wrote that pizza delivery is simply one of the foundations of civilization, at least in his household. Well today you can get almost anything delivered to your doorstep including a luxury sedan like the Genesis. To watch all our most up to date content, check out our TV …
Motoring TV
Review: 2017 Genesis G90
As Graeme says. it's called the Genesis and don't you dare call it a Hyundai ! It's the company's first attempt at creating a luxury brand as in Lexus, Infiniti etc. The first product out the door is the G90. (This segment originally aired on Motoring TV 2017 Episode #21) …
Motoring TV
Review: 2017 Genesis G90
Korean auto makers Kia & Hyundai have taken their lumps over the years, usually with questions of quality. Well Kia recently became the first non-premium car maker in 27 years to finished first in the J.D Power Initial Quality study. Now Hyundai is moving uptown by developing its own premium …
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MOTORING TV: Prestige Car of the Year for 2017
Motoring TV recently held it's 1 hour Car of the Year Special on the TSN network where we picked the best in class for 2017. Here are the nominees and winner in the Prestige category. (This segment originally appeared on Motoring TV 2017 episode #6) …
Video Reviews
Review: 2015 Hyundai Genesis
When Hyundai launched the Genesis sedan in 2008, it shocked the automotive world. The Genesis won North American and Canadian Car of the Year awards, and earned praise from auto journalists everywhere, including Motoring TV friend David Booth, who said back in 2008 that with his eyes closed he could …