Genesis GV70 Compact Luxury SUV- What You Need to Know

Genesis GV70 Compact Luxury SUV- What You Need to Know

The new Genesis GV70 has become the talk of the town recently. This is the second SUV of their luxury brand and soon going to join the first GV80. This fifth model of the brand categorizes in the Athletic Elegance philosophy that includes crest Grille located lower than the split quad headlamps. BMW X3, Audi Q5, and Mercedes-Benz GLC compete with this Korean luxury. Automakers have already assumed that this all-new GV70 is going to be one of the top players in the category of the compact luxury SUV market. This new Genesis goes on sale in early 2021. Let’s see more specifications of GV70.

Interior and Exterior

  • The interior of GV70 is inspired by south Korean architectural philosophy


  • We are not fully introduced to the interior but the cabin of GV70 shows an impressive level of luxury.


  • This car has passed the test of cargo space, it provides additional legroom to the back seat riders.


  • The sport models have a three-spoke steering wheel with exclusive colors, various levels of trims, and carbon fiber-trimmed consoles.


  • The exterior of this new Genesis is similar to the newer model of Genesis G80 and GV80.


  • This car has oval rear tailpipes with a bumper integrated with a dark chrome finish.


  • The sport model has 21-inch alloy wheels and black exterior elements that look impressive.


  • The side profile of the new Genesis an SUV- Coupe-esque silhouette with impressive features of chrome around the DLO.

Engine and power

  • GV70 offers both four-cylinder, 2.5 liters turbocharged and another is 3.5 liter twin-turbocharged V-6 engines.


  • The entry-level four-cylinder engine will generate 300-hp on the other hand V-6 will generate 375-hp and offer a sports model.


  • There will be an eight-speed automatic transmission stick with a manual that is offered with the turbo four in Genesis GV70.


  • GV70 provides both rear-wheel and all-wheel-drive variants.


  • A large widescreen with a 14.5-inch touchscreen is fixed on top of the dash.


  • The infotainment arrangement of GV70 is inspired by the larger GV80 SUV.


  • There is a 12.3-inch all-digital instrument cluster with a click wheel controller fixed on the center console.


  • This new model of Genesis has a high-end Lexicon stereo system


  • The connectivity features are Android Auto, Apple Carplay, and a 4G LTE WiFi hotspot.

Price and Trim levels

Genesis hasn’t announced the information on trim levels will be available in this lineup.apart from the trim levels the price of the new genesis has yet to be announced still the estimated price is around USD 40,000. This car will cost you around $35,895 for the rear-wheel-drive model and $37,895 for all-wheel-drive models. Recently Genesis has also launched its first-ever SUV, the flagship GV80 that will be displayed in the U.S. market within 25-30 days.

Final thoughts

Genesis GV70 has already gained popularity in the market not just because it has recognition from a well-known brand and has to show its superiority in the premium market but also with the reason of the back support of famous brand Hyundai. The brand always claims that the models of this brand have the power to compete in the race with the German and European elite. But still, there is a much gap to prove and claim in the premium SUV market. This new Genesis GV70 is going to compete with the experience and establish auto manufacturers like BMW, Audi, Porsche, and Mercedes lets see now Genesis GV70 can take that place in the premium SUV market or not.