Hyundai Genesis G80 2017-2018 – updated premium sedan


Updated Genesis, won the title prefix G80, it was presented to the audience within the dealership in Korea in June 2016, where it was possible to estimate only the appearance of Hyundai Genesis G80. Complete information about the car came a little later in the network.

At the moment, there are precise data on the design and technical characteristics of the updated Genesis.

Externally, the new Genesis is not too different from its predecessor. In the interior is still traced elegance and modern style of the executive class sedan. Shape of forward lighting headlamps, grille, and front bumper is slightly modified.

Already in the basic version, the sedan is equipped with bi-xenon headlights with LED daytime running lights. Front fog lights and the rear lights are also made based on LEDs.

All appearance of the sedan is intended to emphasize the impeccable sense of style and high social status of its owner.

Interior of the new Genesis is also made exactly like its predecessor. Every small detail is considered for the convenience and safety of the driver and passengers. Only the highest quality materials are used for the decoration. Inlays are made of natural wood and aluminum.

Car pleases with comfortable seats trimmed with dark or light leather. The head unit is equipped with a color touch screen with diagonal of 8, or 9.2 inches, depending on the package. The instrument panel also features a full-color display with diagonal of 4.3 or 7 inches.

The car is equipped with the latest comfort and safety systems for the driver and passengers.


The car is available in several package levels with two different engine options and a list of options. Already in the basic version of the sedan is equipped with a gearbox with four modes, nine airbags, leather trim, electrically adjustable front seats, bi-xenon headlamps, and many other advanced options. Depending on the package Genesis G80 boasts the presence of the following systems and functions:
— head unit with a rear-view camera, navigation system, sync with your smartphone, and other functions;

— 14 or 17-speakers of audio system, which reproduce the sound of the highest quality;

— entertainment system for rear passengers with a number of screens in the headrests of the front seats;

— heated rear seats;

— parking assistance system;

— function of blind spots monitoring, and many others.

There are two engine options for the new Hyundai Genesis G80: 3,8 l with capacity of 315 hp, and 5 liters with capacity of 425 hp, working in tandem with an 8-speed automatic transmission. By default, the car has front-wheel drive, but as an option, you can get all-wheel drive, too. Transmission – the automatic 8-speed with four modes.

New Genesis is equipped with the most modern safety systems and driver assistance. Acceleration from 0 to 100 km/h with the engine of 3.8 liters takes less than 7 seconds.


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