The G70 is a statement of luxury, style, substance and performance from Korean carmaker Genesis Motors which is an offshoot subsidiary of Hyundai. The G70 is an elegant offering with an athletic profile featuring design excellence on the exterior combined with ultimate luxury in the interiors. The G70 is also remarkably efficient in performance and handling and an award winner, winning the hearts of people as the North American Car of the Year in 2019. We explore the trims and features of 2019 Genesis G70 at West Chester Genesis dealer to see what’s special about this beautiful vehicle.
The G70 is offered in two engine types – the 2.0L Turbocharged inline-4 and a 3.3L Turbocharged v8 in RWD and AWD drivetrains mated to 8-speed Shiftronic auto transmission systems with one variant coming with a 6-speed manual transmission on the RWD drivetrain comprising totally 5 trim levels namely the 2.0T RWD/AWD, 2.0T 6-Speed Manual, the 3.3T RWD/AWD.
One of the most striking features on the exterior is of course the crosshatched front grille noticeable low center of gravity giving it a wide athletic stance. As you go around the vehicle you will notice the chiseled design accents and air outlet vents on the front doors for better airflow management that add a sporty look. On the rear the dual exhaust vents are unmissable and the most exciting feature that will impress is the adjustable exhaust sound notes that use audio system generated acoustics. The roof can be modified to place an available power tilt and slide wide sunroof. Full LED Headlights and combination taillights are standard.
Just as impressive as the exterior, the interiors feature some striking details such as a sporty cockpit where you snugly fit in, a bonanza of easily reachable controls and a isosceles trapezoidal shaped central display. The use of materials is well thought out with materials ranging from premium cloth to premium leather consisting of exquisite quilted patterns, contrast stitching and leather covered steering as well. Availability of heated and ventilated seating is just the beginning in passenger comfort. The driver seat comes with 12-way adjustments as standard and can be increased to the available 16-way adjustable system.
2019 Genesis G70 has a smart key system that has many uses and one of the most useful being hands-free automatic trunk operation where the trunk opens on its own when you stand beside it with the key in your pocket for 3 seconds. There are some awesome available options such as a surround view monitor, integrated navigation with an 8-inch screen, head up display, wireless charging and the Lexicon Premium Audio System.
The guys at West Chester Genesis dealership threw light on some of the most intelligent and advanced safety features that are onboard at G70 such as a Forward Collision Avoidance Assist with Pedestrian Detection, Smart Cruise Control and Blind Spot Collision Warning. Further, a lane-keep assist and driver attention warning system help you drive better.