Most significant changes: Newly available matte paint colors and more interior upholstery choices, with minor enhancements otherwise
Price change: $1,000-$2,500 increase, depending on trim level, including $50 destination fee increase
Which should you buy, 2022 or 2021? 2021, if you don’t mind the new interior or exterior aesthetic choices; it’s likely easier to find as of this writing.
On sale: Now, with limited availability as of this writing
Genesis’ first-ever SUV, the GV80, debuted as a 2021 model and impressed our editors enough to earn a nomination for our Best of 2021 award. For 2022, the luxurious and relatively affordable mid-size SUV returns with minimal changes beyond additional paint and upholstery choices, plus some very minor feature enhancements.