The brand new model from Hyundai named Genesis model is a true luxury vehicle. This isn’t actually the new model, but the new luxury brand from Hyundai. Now, we have the large sedan Genesis G90 as well as nothing less good G80 model. Today we will talk about the forthcoming and slightly revised G80 model that was introduced at the Los Angeles Auto Show. For the 2018 G80, the Hyundai added few great things. First of all and the most important thing are minor tweaks that this model receives. The second thing is nothing less good, and that is the introduction of the newly Sports model. The previous G80 was great, but we must admit that the newly one will be even better and it will provide even more great features, better engine as well as improved fuel consumption. If you want to learn and to find out something more about the recent 2018 Genesis G80, stay on this page and enjoy in the following review.
2018 Genesis G80 Exterior design
Do you remember how the previous G80 looks like? If you know, then you also know that the appearance of the previous model was we can clearly say remarkable. Now, imagine even better appearance with more features as well as with redesigned ones. What are you think? Yes, it is simply fantastic. Considering the fact that this model is already introduced, you can see its exact look almost everywhere. So, as we say, we can expect some minor tweaks and we can start from the front fascia of this vehicle. Everything from the front side provides a high dose of aggressiveness starting from the remarkable front grille with the logo above as well as with a lot of chrome details on it. Also, the headlights will be slightly redesigned and it will receive the brand new LED technology. The G80 Sport has some special details like dark chrome grille, lower fascia designs and port rocker moldings.
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More changes up front are notable when we look at the front bumper. If we look better, we can see that the bumper at the front side is slightly reshaped around the intakes. Also, the intakes are now larger in order to provide better engine cooling. The fog lights are so distinctive and here we can expect the same LED technology, but G80 Sport doesn’t have it. When it comes to the profile side, this model will most likely add the new wheels. The word is about the 18-inch(tires are P245/45R18) wheels made from aluminum and for Sports 19-inch dark alloy wheels plus additional dark satin. The aluminum is also used in the chassis construction, and maybe we can expect even the carbon fiber. Thanks to the lightweight materials, this model will have better overall performance compared to the previous one. 2018 G80 Exterior dimensions: Length: 196.5 in. Width: 74.4 in. Wheelbase: 118.5 in. Height: 58.3 in.
2018 Genesis G80 colors:
– Ibiza Blue
– Casablanca White
– Manhattan Brown
– Caspian Black
– Himalayan Grey
– Santiago Silver
– Patagonia Blue
– Polar Ice(Sport)
– Sevilla Red(Sport)
Genesis G80 2018 Interior design
From the inside, the recent model is even more luxurious than from the outside. Everything inside is on the high dose, even without so many changes compared to the previous model. However, some modifications are provided like for example improved infotainment system. Inside of tne new Genesis G80 2018 cabin, there are high-grade materials like aluminum and new matte wood finishes. Just like the previous model, this one also has a lot of standard interior features. G80 3.3t Sport has additional features(some opt.) like aluminum pedals, carbon fiber trim, 17-speaker Lexicon audio system, a leather sport steering wheel, and leather(black or gray leather) wrapped seats with copper contrast.
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Some of them will include 8-Way Driver Seat, 8-Way Passenger Seat, Leather Steering Wheel, Leather-Wrapped Seats, Compass, Remote Keyless Entry, Cruise Control, Dual Zone Climate Control, and many others as well. In order to improve entertainment, there is a big 9.2” touch-screen with the navigation system. This model has so many features for entertainment including MP3 Audio System, Android Auto, and Apple CarPlay, 2 LCD Monitors In The Front, Bluetooth hands-free, 4.5 Gb Internal Memory, as well as many others.
Engine and Performance
The exterior is fantastic, the interior is even better. What is the logical sequence of events? Yes, the 2018 Genesis G80 engine is stunning. Underneath the hood, this model will be powered by a DOHC GDI V-6 engine with a displacement of 3.8 L. The fuel delivery is direct injection and this engine will have the capability of generating up to 311 horsepower @ 6000 rpm as well as 293 lb.ft of torque @ 5000 rpm. The power from this engine will be routed to rear wheels. All 2018 Hyundai Genesis G80 engines are paired with the sport-tuned 8-speed automatic transmission system. The optional engine for this model will be 5.0-liter V-8. This one will have the capability of producing up to 420 horsepower and 383 lb-ft just like as before.
The G80 Sport have the smallest engine, but it’s not weak at all, this direct-injected 3.3T-liter twin-turbocharged V6 engine have fantastic 365 horsepower @ 6,000 rpm and torque of 376 lb.ft @ 1,300-4,500 rpm. For braking, there are ventilated bigger front and rear discs. Also, there is improved suspension system with continuous damping control, which helps in driving.
2018 Hyundai Genesis G80 Price and Release date
This model is already introduced, and it starting MRSP price is around $44.000. Our opinion is that this price is very good and that you can’t find this kind of vehicle for this money. So, hurry up, and consider the possibility of purchasing this beautiful model.
New Genesis G80 2018 photos
2018 Genesis G80 sport photos