2018 Genesis G80
- Comfortable seats
- Materials befitting a luxury vehicle
- Smooth power from base V-6
- Lots of room in the backseat
- Styling is sharp and modern
- Plethora of standard safety features
- Not very exciting to drive
- Steering too vague
- Fuel economy lags the rest of the class
- Lack of charge points in backseat
Updated front and rear styling
New twin-turbo V-6 engine available
V-8 engine available
Rear- or all-wheel drive
Android Auto and Apple CarPlay standard
Automatic emergency braking standard
Hyundai's Genesis brand is going sporty with its new G80 Sport, which we saw at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. Watch the video for more.
What it is: The Genesis G80 is a full-size luxury sedan that comes in three trim levels. The base model comes with a 3.8-liter V-6 engine while a new 3.3T Sport version is powered by a twin-turbo V-6; the range-topping model is the 5.0 Ultimate, which is powered by a 5.0-liter V-8. All three engines are available with rear- or all-wheel drive. Competitors include the Cadillac CTS and Audi A6.
The new 3.3T Sport model is powered by a 365-horsepower, twin-turbo 3.3-liter V-6 engine and features unique exterior and interior styling cues. The front and rear styling of other G80s has been updated, and the cabin gets a new instrument cluster and shift knob. A driver-drowsiness monitor is now standard.
Styling is beautiful
Seats could be softer to make long trips more pleasant. Doors could use a vertical interior handle mounted within easier reach. 18 inch wheels transmit too much road surface imperfections into the ... Read full review
Superb driving vehicle.
Super to drive, powerful and smooth. Excellent design and look. Comfortable on the highway and local traffic. Quiet interior, great sound system along with a well appointed interior. Read full review
The 2018 Genesis G80 currently has 2 recalls