As the sleeper model and Hyundai’s upscale model, Genesis, nonetheless tries to squeeze as a lot out of the assessment pie as potential, they ship to Grasso’s Garage their Electrified G80 AWD. Back in 2021, we skilled the G80 and have been very impressed with the general stature, beauty aesthetics and luxury all whereas having fun with that nice “cheaper than the rest” price ticket. Well, effectively, effectively, some good issues by no means change. Our G80 Electrified AWD tester was wrapped in Capri Blue Paint which confirmed out effectively and was interesting to the blue lovers equivalent to myself, whereas different aesthetics of typical EV’s have been noticeable.
Powering the Electrified G80, a 136 kW entrance and rear motor with a 87.2 kWh battery which boasts a zero-sixty in simply over 4 seconds. As in most EV’s the pickup was nice and the quietness was very fulfilling. We observed 303 miles on a full cost, whereas as marketed was 282, in order that was higher than anticipated. Clearly relying on what inside gadgets you utilize, equivalent to warmth, A/C, and many others., may alter this vary quantity barely.
On the within, it was all the posh you possibly can think about. Massaging entrance seats, properly sized and simple to make use of 12.3” digital instrument cluster, and a 3-zone local weather management. A Lexicon Premium Audio system can also be current, and like different Genesis fashions, was very good and live performance like for 80’s finest hits like myself.
For customers, the Electrified G80 is a superb general possibility because it checks a number of bins, however Genesis has not likely hit dwelling with consumers. In 2021, they’d 6,031 automobiles delivered to customers, whereas in 2022, solely 4,125 have been delivered. Hopefully in 2023, they see a lift in gross sales particularly with the addition of the Electrified possibility because the G80 actually is an efficient EV Luxury automobile able to hit the streets operating and with a commendable vary. Let’s be sincere, Hyundai delivers an incredible automobile to customers, with nice warranties and automobiles that look good on the street, add the posh of Genesis to that current success and what extra may you need from a automobile?
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2023 Genesis G80 Electrified AWD
MPGe: 105 metropolis / 89 freeway / 97.0 as examined
As Tested: $81,495