The Genesis is the brand name of luxury sedan vehicle manufactured by the South Korean automaker Hyundai Motors. The company first introduced the concept of genesis in 2007, and it was first displayed at an international auto show in North America. Hyundai is expected to launch total six Genesis vehicles by 2020 which includes G90, G70 (smaller sedan), G80 (a mid-sized sedan), one crossover SUV, one large SUV, an entry-level sedan and a sports car.
2017 Genesis G90 Sedan – Unique Feature
The 2017 Genesis G90 looks similar to 2016 Hyundai Genesis sedan which is currently available in the market. The new model will have more powerful and expressive look with tall grille of trapezoidal shape with winged logo and underlined LEDs. The redesigned LED taillamps and headlamps give the vehicle more aggressiveness and create visual interest.
This new version will be observable larger than previous model of Genesis. It will be 204.9 inches long and 58.8 inches high. The body will be made from high-quality steel.
The interior will remain outfitted with leather and luxury which includes adjustable 22-way driver’s seat and 14-way adjustable rear seats. The dashboard will be banded with wood and have a large infotainment system consisting of12.3-inch wide high-definition screen at the center. There are a separate switch for controlling climate, area for transmission shift lever, a console which accepts handwritten gesture input and the dash also has ambient lighting.
The luxurious 2017 Genesis G90 will have several other features which make it comparable and better than its competitors. The features include ignition with a push button, the interior part of four doors is lathered, front power seats with heating and cooling facility, ambient mood lighting, Lexicon audio system with a 10-inch subwoofer and 17 speakers, laminated and insulated double-pane glass, tilt and telescopic steering wheel, pair of 9.2-inch screens in the rear seat, music streaming with Bluetooth, USB and satellite radio.
Some best features of this vehicle are:
- Smart posture caring (SPC) system which automatically adjust the seats, external mirrors, steering wheel and head-up display. Although it is not confirmed whether SPC system will be provided in all the countries or not, power sunshade.
- Transmission, cruise and audio controls with the help of steering wheel.
- Universal remote transmitter (for garage door and security).
- Tri-zone climate control system.
2017 Genesis G90 Sedan – Engine Specs and Fuel Economy
The 2017 Genesis G90 will be available with two types of engine. The power will be generated from 3.3 liters, twin turbo V6 engine of 365 hp with direct injection system and 376 pound-feet of torque, or 5.0 liter V8 engine with 420 hp and 383 pound-feet torque. The transmission is eight-speed automatic shift type with all-wheel and rear-wheel drive option.
The present model of Genesis sedan gives a mileage of 18 mpg to 29 mpg depending upon traffic. 2017 Genesis G90 is expected to have a better fuel economy, but the numbers have not been released yet officially.
2017 Genesis G90 – Release Date and Price
Tentatively the car is set to launch in the market by the end of 2016. The price of 2017 Genesis G90 has not been decided yet by the company. The previous Genesis sedan models had a price in the range of $52,000 – $55,000. Few rivals of G90 and their price are listed below:
2017 Genesis G90 – Safety
As 2017 Genesis G90 Sedan is best in luxury class car by Hyundai, it is expected that G90 will have an excellent safety performance. Some safety features of the vehicle are anti-lock braking system (ABS), child seat anchors, adaptive cruise control with stop and start button, front and rear head airbags with airbag deployment notification, engine immobilizer, forward collision alerts with automatic braking system, blind-spot monitors, lane departure and lane keeping assistance, surrounded view cameras, 19-inch wheels to suppress turbulence, ventilated front disc and solid rear disc brakes, rear door child safety lock, high-intensity xenon discharge headlamp, and tire pressure monitoring system.
Some distinct safety features are:
- Dusk sensing headlamps
- Self-leveling headlights
- Driver drowsiness monitors with carbon dioxide sensor inside cabin
- Remote Anti-theft alarming system
- Stolen Vehicle Tracking/Assistance.