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Test Drives2020 Genesis G70 Prestige: The Outsider
Genesis sold 1,119 units of the G70 compact luxury sedan in Canada last year, well below the totals of the BMW 3 Series (5,908), Mercedes-Benz C-Class (4,582) and Audi A4 (3,917). Even Acura, Infiniti and Lexus posted higher numbers than the Korean brand in this market segment. While the G70 …
First Drives2020 Genesis G90: An Affordable, 420-Hp Limo
NIAGARA, Ontario— The Genesis G70 sports sedan has been racking up the awards lately and the company is selling hundreds of units, closing the gap with more established competitors. Meanwhile, the larger G90 is virtually going unnoticed. So far this year it has barely sold more than 20 copies in …
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 …
Spotlight on2019 Genesis G70: Road and Track this Week
The G70 is the luxury brand’s new compact sedan, and its answer to the well-established players in the segment such as the Audi A4 , the BMW 3 Series , the Cadillac ATS , the Infiniti Q50 , the Lexus IS and the Mercedes-Benz C-Class . Its price ranges from …
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 …

News

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New Models2021 Genesis G80 Unveiled and Detailed a Bit Further
Following a teaser in early March, the refreshed 2021 Genesis G80 midsize luxury sedan was unveiled virtually today. The exterior design is in line with the new language introduced by the GV80 crossover, particularly the front section. Inside, Genesis raised the level of refinement and opulence, for example with higher-quality …
New ModelsAll-new 2021 Genesis G80 Revealed Online
Genesis unveiled the new 2021 G80 this week in Seoul, South Korea. The gigantic “Crest” grille and the two lines of the “Quadlamps” circumventing all sides of the midsize sedan are signature design elements of the brand, first introduced on the all-new GV80 SUV. Together, they mimic the logo of …
MontrealGenesis Mint Concept on Display at Montreal Auto Show
Genesis is still a pretty young car brand with lots of options to expand its lineup. We know a coupe is coming, and chances are it will share similarities with the cute little Mint concept making its Canadian debut at the 2020 Montreal Auto Show this week. First shown in …
New Models2021 Genesis GV80 Unveiled for Real This Time
No more partial information and obscure images: Genesis finally and officially unveiled its first-ever SUV, the GV80, during a special event at the Korea International Exhibition Center near Seoul. Inspired by the GV80 Concept first shown at the 2017 New York Auto Show, the new 2021 Genesis GV80 will go …
NewsFirst Official Look at the 2021 Genesis GV80
After some pictures taken from a commercial photoshoot leaked online a month ago, Genesis is now giving us our first official look at the much anticipated GV80 sport utility vehicle. We won’t have to wait long for the big reveal since sales in South Korea are scheduled to begin later …
NewsGenesis G70 to Get More Power Soon
Originally introduced for 2019, the Genesis G70 sports sedan is the Korean luxury brand’s youngest and best-selling model. A mid-cycle update will likely occur for the 2021 or 2022 model year and it will include a more powerful base engine, according to new report by Car and Driver . Hyundai …

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 …
Video Reviews
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 …