The Genesis G70, named Motor Trend Car of the Year, is shown at the auto trade show, AutoMobility LA, at the Los Angeles Convention Center
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1 of the Best Parts of the 2021 Genesis G70 Is That It’s Insanely Cool

The name “Genesis” has become synonymous with luxury performance and design. With global dominance in the market, it’s hard to believe that the brand only became an independent marque in 2015. While it initially faced challenges gaining consumers’ attention and trust, car fans now eagerly await the release of each year’s Genesis G70 model. With available 365 hp and …

The Genesis G70 concept car is seen during the press preview days of the 2019 New York International Auto Show at the Javits Center in New York on April 17, 2019
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The Biggest Problem With the Genesis G70 Is Going to Hyundai

The Genesis G70, with its upscale cabin, exciting performance, and near-perfect predicted reliability rating, is a real contender in the small luxury car segment. It packs a ton of great driver-assist features and, with a powerful V6 engine, handles as well as many luxury sports cars. The G70 also boasts excellent warranty coverage. So why …

A front 3/4 view of a purple 2022 Genesis GV70
Trucks & SUVs

The 2022 Genesis GV70 Proves It Isn’t just a Smaller GV80

Luxury sport SUVs have become the new, highly competitive sector of the automotive industry. Porsche has secured an F-150-like stranglehold on the group of SUVs as the undisputed best, or at least most popular. But makers like BMW and Mercedes have been gunning hard for a corner of this market. Now, Hyundai’s luxury brand, Genesis, …

A Hyundai Genesis G80 sedan is on display during the 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE)
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The New 2021 Genesis G80 Is a Chonky Boi

Every single year, car enthusiasts wait with bated breath as the manufacturers debut new vehicles. While there are often innovative technology changes that make the vehicle more fuel-efficient, powerful, or fun to drive, the overall appearance of the vehicles never seems to vary much. When it comes to the luxury sedan market, there’s one exception. While …

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Should Hyundai Bring Back the Genesis Coupe?

Do you remember the Hyundai Genesis coupe? If not, we don’t blame you considering it was a blip in the timeline for the automaker as a whole, much less the sports coupe market. But still, it was a decent attempt by the Korean brand to instill some sportiness into its lineup while working its subtle …

A Hyundai Genesis GV80 SUV is on display during the 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE) at the National Exhibition and Convention Center
Crossover & Midsize

All-New Means Better With the 2021 Genesis GV80

MotorTrend recently named the 2021 Genesis GV80 as a finalist for its SUV of the Year after putting it through a rigorous process. The GV80 SUV comes with enough safety, infotainment, and additional features to make any gearhead excited. It’s no surprise that Genesis’ marquee SUV was up for the award. Its inclusion got people thinking once again …

The Genesis GV80 and the Genesis G80 parked in front of a city skyline
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Did the 2021 Genesis G80 Steal Tesla’s Homework?

Genesis has been hard at work, looking to create its own path in the luxury sedan class. And the Korean automaker has been successful in turning heads and gaining a following. The 2021 Genesis G80 certainly plans to maintain momentum with sleek styling and premium luxury. And the interior technology is state-of-the-art. So much so that some are …

A photo of the Genesis GV80 on the road.
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The 2021 Genesis GV80 Has Almost No Drawbacks

Manufacturers are pumping out new SUVs almost constantly. It happens so often that it’s difficult even to get excited about new releases. However, almost no new SUV has garnered so much attention and praise as the Genesis GV80. Genesis the luxury arm of one of the largest carmakers in the world, Hyundai. Car and Driver …

A 2022 model Genesis G70 parked in front of a warehouse structure
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The 2022 Genesis G70 Is the Latest to Follow Tesla’s Lead

Car-buying consumers may have their eyes on what lies ahead with 2021 model vehicles. But many automakers are already looking beyond and developing tech and designs for 2022 introductions. In fact, Genesis is already discussing some of its game-changing alterations for the 2022 Genesis G70. And it seems the automaker is taking a page from the Tesla playbook to …

2021 Genesis GV80 crossover | Genesis-0
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Is This Luxury SUV Really a Budget Rolls-Royce Cullinan?

There are families all across America buying crossover SUVs from the mainstream segment. There are also a few at the top of the food chain that can actually afford to buy something like a Rolls-Royce. For those in search of a luxury SUV and also manage that demographic, there’s the Rolls-Royce Cullinan. But they cost …

A man dusts the new-unveiled Genesis G90 at AutoMobility LA
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How Safe is the Genesis G90?

The 2020 Genesis G90 is a luxury car that’s been wowing industry experts and consumers alike. It offers a top-quality interior with great comfort and loads of passenger space. The G90’s infotainment system is easy to use. It offers amazing power with either the twin-turbocharged V6 or the V8 and a smooth, refined ride. But …

The Kia Stinger is an affordable sporty sedan with rear-wheel drive.
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Want a Kia Stinger? Now Is the Time to Buy Used

When the Kia Stinger first arrived in 2017, it marked Kia’s interest in stepping into a sporty segment of the sedan market. With a $33,090 starting price, the Stinger was priced aggressively, undercutting most of its closest competitors. As a result, sales for the sporty sedan have held steady since its unveiling. However, a quick …

The Genesis G70 car on display during the AutoMobility LA event, at the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show
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2021 Genesis G70 Models Are Already Being Recalled

It’s never great when a car has a recall, and it’s definitely not great when the recall happens soon after the car is released. Unfortunately, that’s what just happened with the 2021 Genesis G70, which already has a recall on its fuel pump jet nozzles. We’re not even in 2021 yet and here we are. …

Santa Cruz Crossover Truck Concept
Crossover & Midsize

A Bigger Truck Than the Hyundai Santa Cruz is Coming

Before the Hyundai Santa Cruz has even arrived to compete with the upcoming Ford Maverick, Hyundai is already talking about making a bigger truck. Will this more robust truck have a unibody frame like the Honda Ridgeline, or will it be a new body-on-frame contender?  The Hyundai Santa Cruz could get bigger  The Hyundai Santa …

Genesis GV80 in a green color
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3 Reasons Why You Should Chauffeur Yourself in a Genesis GV80 Over the Bentley Bentayga

There is a new luxury SUV on the market ready to take on the toughest of competitors. The 2021 Genesis GV80 SUV is a game-changer for Hyundai as it goes head to head with the classic Bentley Bentayga. Similar in appearance and luxury styling, the GV80 offers a lot of similar features without the enormous price tag. The Genesis product allows consumers all …

The G90's front bumper is sleek and stylish.

The 2017 Genesis G90 Offers Remarkable Value and Luxury

Luxury vehicles are primarily about labels, but Genesis is challenging this notion. If you’re looking for a car that signals opulence, the Genesis G90  sedan is worth a look. And unlike some of its competitors, the G90 has earned excellent dependability ratings, making it a great option to buy used too. The 2017 G90 has proved to be reliable, …

2021 Genesis G80 parked for its debut
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The New 2021 Genesis G80’s Fuel Economy Makes It More Competitive With Luxury Sedans

Dominating brands in the midsize luxury sedan market include brand names like BMW, Audi, Lexus, and Mercedes as expected. However, the Genesis G80, a relative newcomer to the class made a significant move toward the top in 2020, providing potential buyers with a lower-priced luxury option. Those who purchase the G80 in 2021 will have to pay more, but they’ll receive a …

The Genesis G70, named Motor Trend Car of the Year, is shown at the auto trade show, AutoMobility LA
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The 2021 Genesis G70 Will Be the Last to Have an Iconic Feature

For decades, a manual transmission offered better performance as well as better fuel savings than its counterpart the automatic did. Nowadays, though, automatics have come a long way. Now they can outperform a manual gearbox in most cases. Fuel efficiency ratings are usually higher in automatic systems as well. But there are still some people who …

HMC New Sports Sedan G70 Unveil scene at open square in Ulsan, South Korea
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There’s 1 Thing Missing to Make the Genesis G70 Perfect

With a surprisingly low starting price of approximately $36,475, the Genesis G70 is holding its own against its higher-priced luxury sports sedan competitors. However, while the affordable G70 offers both value and luxury, MotorTrend reports one thing that would make it truly perfect: a scaled-down version of the engine from the Genesis G90. Here’s what …

Sideview of 2021 Genesis G80 in a parking deck.

Why Is the 2021 Genesis G80 Worth Waiting For?

The Genesis G80’s claim to fame is offering upscale features at a more affordable price. This model has successfully been able to disrupt the luxury car market and can even compete with the likes of world-class brands such as  Mercedes-Benz. We already thought the G80 sedan was an excellent contender among other luxury cars but it …

The Gensis G70 at OUT Magazine's Power 50 Award & Celebration Presented By Genesis at NeueHouse Los Angeles
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The 2019 Genesis G70 Has a Headscratching Manufacturing Error

MotorTrend’s “Car of the Year” is praised for its stylish design, quality build, and list of high-tech features. Despite all this, the 2019 Hyundai Genesis G70 is plagued by one very strange problem. MotorTrend reviewers found something weird going on in the Genesis G70 when the weather went South. The Genesis G70 can’t see clearly …

2019 Genesis G70 sedan drifting around a racetrack
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The Genesis G70 Is What the New Lexus IS Should Be

The 2021 IS’ updates, relatively minor as they are, are welcome. Lexus’ compact sports sedan has fallen behind the competition in some ways. And not just to its main rival, the BMW 3-Series. The Genesis G70 has been making a name for itself as a worthy 3-Series opponent. And arguably, the G70 is what the …