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2021 Genesis G70 review

The Genesis G70 has undergone a mid-life facelift while the range has been simplified to just two variants.

2020 Genesis G70 3.3T Sport long-term review: Farewell

Six months and over 6000km later, we bid farewell to our G70. What's the verdict?

2021 Genesis GV80 twin-turbo V6 petrol review

We test the flagship of the new Genesis GV80 range, the twin-turbo V6 petrol all-wheel drive.

2021 Genesis GV80 3.0D AWD Luxury review

After two executive sedans, Hyundai’s fledgling luxury brand is now targeting large premium SUVs with its GV80. We test it with Genesis’s all-new straight-six diesel.

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Video: Audi A5 v BMW 3 Series v Genesis G70 - Drive Car of the Year 2021 Best Medium Luxury Car

It speaks to the quality of the Genesis G70 that Mercedes’ perennial favourite C-Class sedan didn’t make the list of finalists this year, the Korean luxury sedan bumping it out of the top three. That left BMW’s benchmark 3 Series and Audi’s sleek and stylish A5 Sportback to vie for honours in the segment against the upstart from Genesis.

Video: Audi A6 v Genesis G80 v Mercedes-Benz E-Class - Drive Car of the Year 2021 Best Large Luxury Car

They once ruled the driveways and roads of Australia’s wealthiest postcodes, a four-wheeled sign you had made it in life. Large sedans wearing badges, predominantly from Germany, sometimes England, oozed prestige, with big powerful engines matched only by large, comfortable interiors...

Video: 2020 Genesis G70 3.3T Sport long-term review: Farewell

Six months and over 6000km later, we bid farewell to our G70. What did the team think?

Video: 2020 Genesis G70 3.3T long-term Introduction

We have a new long-termer in the Sydney CarAdvice garage – and it's not an SUV. You may also be surprised that our performance rear-wheel-drive sedan doesn't hail from Europe, either. Meet our new 2020 Genesis G70 3.3T Sport.

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Genesis Comparisons

2021 Genesis GV80 3.0D v 2021 Volkswagen Touareg 210TDI R-Line comparison

Forget Q7, X5, RX and GLE for now. Genesis’s first sports utility vehicle needs to make an impression by defeating our favourite large luxury SUV, the Volkswagen Touareg.

2021 Genesis G80 3.5T v 2021 Mercedes-Benz E300 comparison

Can the Genesis G80 repeat Lexus’s feat with its 1989 LS400 limo and send the German luxury brands back to the drawing board? We pit the premium Korean sedan against an E-Class to find out.

2019 Genesis G80 v Lexus ES300h Sports Luxury comparison

Can the relaunched and rebranded Genesis G80 take the fight to the Lexus ES300h in the battle of plush sedans?

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Genesis News

Genesis confirms three electric vehicles for Australia in 2022; Melbourne showroom opens

Genesis Australia has confirmed plans to launch its first three all-electric vehicles Down Under in the first half of 2022...

2022 Genesis G70 Shooting Brake wagon tipped to outsell sedan in Europe

Genesis believes the 2022 Genesis G70 Shooting Brake wagon could outsell its sedan counterpart in Europe – though the brand's local arm remains tight-lipped about its sales expectations in Australia. Genesis Europe chief Dominique Boesch reportedly told Automotive News Europe in an interview that the brand predicts the new G70 Shooting Brake wagon will outsell the four-door sedan – though the GV70 SUV will be Genesis' best-seller overall on the continent...

2022 Genesis G80 Sport revealed, Australian launch due September 2021

The 2022 Genesis G80 Sport has been revealed, ahead of its Australian launch in September 2021. The latest in Genesis’ line of more aggressive Sport models, the new G80 Sport brings a selection of exterior, interior and chassis tweaks to the brand’s large sedan. Headlining the exterior changes is a new front bumper, with a sportier lower intake design, a new dark gloss chrome grille, and black headlight surrounds...

2021 Genesis G80 price and specs: Diesel option added from $87,900 before on-road costs

Not keen on petrol power? The 2021 Genesis G80 range now offers a diesel option. Joining the existing 2.5-litre and 3.5-litre turbo-petrol variants of Genesis' large sedan, G80 buyers can now opt for a 2.2-litre turbo-diesel four-cylinder option, priced from $87,900 before on-road costs – a $3000 premium over the entry-level G80 2.5T...

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Genesis Owner Reviews

2014 Hyundai Genesis (Ultimate Pack) review

I purchased my Genesis in early 2017. It was one of several 2014 company demonstrators and had a low 15,000km on the clock. I found it really by accident on the net, having driven used C-Class Mercs and 5 Series Beemers, but on the first drive of the Genesis (and having investigated the Make more), I was most impressed with its quietness, comfort, safety and engine...

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