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2022 Genesis Electrified G80 revealed: Electric sedan due in Australia early 2022

The 2022 Genesis Electrified G80 has been officially revealed, ahead of an Australian launch in early 2022. Unveiled at the 2021 Shanghai motor show opening this week, the Electrified G80 beats the much-rumoured GV60 to its public debut by several months to become Genesis' first electric vehicle (EV) – though unlike the GV60, the Electrified G80 doesn't ride on a dedicated electric-only platform, instead being based on the regular, combustion-powered G80 introduced in 2020...

Every new electric car coming to Australia in 2021

When discussing Australia's dearth of electric cars and their related infrastructure, the debate always comes back to consumer choice – or lack thereof. However, with a list of incoming launches, promised models and electric-powered variants on the cards, the limited-choice excuse will hopefully soon be a distant memory...

Genesis X Concept unveiled, previews luxury brand's future

The covers have come off the Genesis X Concept, revealing an all-electric Gran Tourer (GT) coupe that provides a glimpse at the company's direction. Genesis has revealed the X Concept alongside a 'digital motor show' website, providing a virtual space for people to view the battery-powered concept in its Lencois Blue paint...

How big is the boot space? Every SUV in Australia in 2021, ranked

If you're shopping for an SUV, it's likely you want to know a few important things. A good number of seats, an ample amount of power, an affordable price point, reliability, safety and – possibly most importantly – how much of your life you can cram into the boot...

The Drive Five: The week's most interesting stories

As you might be aware, 2021 marks the year CarAdvice and Drive become one – bringing together both sites' top-shelf automotive content under one banner. For you, dear reader, not much will change. We're still the same team, with the same familiar faces and high standards for our new-car content and love of all things automotive...

2021 Genesis GV60 electric SUV spied testing, Australian launch expected in 2021

The 2021 Genesis GV60 electric SUV has been spotted testing in Korea, ahead of its Australian launch understood to be scheduled for later this year. A single spy photo published by enthusiast site The Korean Car Blog showcases the rear three-quarter of Genesis' first electric vehicle – codenamed JW, but rumoured to be badged GV60 – wearing significantly less camouflage versus prototypes spied undergoing winter testing in recent months...

2021 Genesis GV70: Australian details revealed

2021 Genesis GV70 outlined for Australia Two petrol engines and one diesel available Optional Sport Line and Luxury packages detailed No official pricing announced at this stage Due in Australian showrooms before the middle of 2021 The 2021 Genesis GV70 has been detailed for the Australian market, with two petrol engines and one diesel available across the line-up...

Tiger Woods crashes 2021 Genesis GV80 loan car

Tiger Woods has been involved in a serious crash on a Californian highway, behind the wheel of a Genesis GV80 loan car. According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, the 'jaws of life' were required to extract Mr Woods from the vehicle. He was rushed to a local hospital by ambulance with “multiple leg injuries,” where he underwent emergency surgery...

Hyundai Motor Group ends all-new diesel engine development – report

Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) – parent company of Hyundai, Kia and Genesis brands – is believed to have stopped developing new diesel engines. Newspaper Korea JoongAng Daily are reporting HMG took the decision during the second half of 2020. It also claims that while new diesel engine development has ceased, HMG will continue to update its existing 'R', 'U' and 'Smartstream D' series engines for current models...

2021 Genesis new cars

Hyundai's luxury brand Genesis will continue its expansion as a standalone range in 2021, and the number of showrooms will grow from one to three. Genesis launched two all-new models in late 2020 – the G80 limousine and GV80 large SUV – but they will be joined by more models in 2021...

2021 Genesis GV70 detailed: Turbocharged engines, advanced safety confirmed for luxury SUV

Further details of the 2021 Genesis GV70 have been handed down today, confirming the Korean mid-size luxury SUV's engine line-up and active safety suite. Three engines will be offered by Genesis, for a line-up identical to the larger G80 sedan: a 280kW/530Nm 3.5-litre twin-turbocharged petrol V6, a 224kW/422Nm 2.5-litre turbocharged petrol four-cylinder, and a 155kW/441Nm 2...