The Russian office of the premium South Korean brand Genesis has published some details of the launch of the brand's new products - the third-generation G80 sedan and the first crossover of the brand with the GV80 index. Models will receive three motors for two and electronically controlled suspensions.
The Genesis G80 in the Russian market will be equipped with one of two petrol turbo engines: either a 249-horsepower 2.5-liter unit or a 3.5-liter V6 developing 379 horsepower will be offered. and 530 Nm of torque. The GV80 crossover will also have a six-cylinder diesel engine with 249 hp. and 588 Nm.
- Without exception, all engines on both models will be equipped by default with an eight-band automatic transmission and an all-wheel drive system with a multi-plate clutch on the front axle.
- Both models will be offered five levels of equipment. In the case of the sedan, this will give 7 possible combinations, the crossover will have 11. The basic configurations of the G80 and GV80 will include 10 airbags, full LED optics, as well as a multimedia system with a 14.5-inch monitor, navigation and a rear-view camera.
- In the Russian office of Genesis, it is assumed that the sedan will most often be bought in the Advance and Premium versions - these are the second and third levels of equipment. In these trim levels, the G80 features Adaptive High Beam, Intelligent Cruise Control, 9-speaker sound system, Surround View and Keyless Entry.
The GV80 crossover in the Premium version will receive, among other things, an electronically controlled rear differential, three-zone climate control, natural leather with contrasting stitching in the cabin and the ability to paint the body in a matte shade.
- It is still unknown when the sedan and crossover will be on sale and at what price, but this will not happen soon: the acquaintance of Russians with the new Genesis products plans to start by opening access to them through the Genesis Mobility branded subscription service. Now, with its help, you can rent a four-door G70 in two different trim levels at a price of 68,900 rubles per month.