NEW YORK — The sporty Genesis G70 joins a entry-level oppulance sedan shred this summer, finish with a primer choice for pushing purists.
The G70, that makes a U.S. entrance Wednesday during a New York automobile show, will have 3 powertrain configurations in a U.S. marketplace and 5 trim packages. Rear-wheel expostulate comes standard, and all-wheel expostulate is available.
The G70 powertrain menu has a 252-hp 2.0-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine accessible for a eight-speed involuntary and six-speed primer variants. It also has a 365-hp 3.3-liter twin-turbocharged V-6. Manual is charity usually on a 2.0-liter option.
The 2.0-liter RWD involuntary chronicle achieves 22 mpg in a city and 30 mpg on a highway.
The G70’s sporty concentration and primer charity could assistance a sedan mangle by in a shred while sketch some consumers behind to sedans, pronounced Brian Smith, COO of Hyundai Motor America. The G70 went on sale in South Korea final year.
“A lot of people adore that sporty feel. The automobile is pushing unequivocally well,” Smith told Automotive News. “There always a pendulum. There are people who substantially did pierce to an SUV a few years ago that go, ‘I kind of skip a sporty feel of removing in a automobile and feeling a pushing dynamics.'”
The G70’s interior facilities aluminum surfaces, quilted Nappa leather seats, immaculate steel orator grilles and stitched soft-touch surfaces.