Today, the second production crossover in Genesis’ lineup was officially unveiled, and in this article, we will introduce the engines used on the 2022 Genesis GV70, the car that will compete with BMW X3, Audi Q5, Mercedes GLC, Jaguar F-Pace, Cadillac XT5, and Lexus NX.
After the new Genesis GV70 photos were officially released at the beginning of last month, today the luxury Korean crossover was launched. The new car is smaller than the 2021 Genesis GV80, which has officially appeared earlier this year to be crowned the most luxurious Korean-made SUV in the world.
The New Genesis GV70 photos:
The 2022 Genesis GV70 engines:
- A turbocharged 2.5-liter 4-cylinder engine that delivers 300 hp (304 PS) and 422 Nm of torque.
- A twin-turbo 3.5-liter V6 engine, but the Korean company has not released its performance figures, knowing that the same engine is used in its sister GV80, where it generates 375 hp (380 PS) and 530 Nm of torque.
Both engines are connected to an 8-speed automatic transmission.
In the U.S Market, the 2022 Genesis GV70 comes as standard with a rear-wheel-drive system, and in higher trims, it is equipped with all-wheel drive, while in Canada the car will only be available with an all-wheel-drive system.
The driving modes available in the newest Korean car include; eco, comfort, sport, custom, and the version that comes with the optional Sport Package has a fifth driving mode, which is Sport Plus.
The new crossover comes with a variety of driver assistance systems that include; Forward Collision Avoidance System, Blind Spot Warning, and Highway Traffic Assist.
The car also got a semi-autonomous driving system that combines adaptive cruise control with a lane-keeping system, which assists the driver while driving on the highway.
There is no official information available yet to reveal the price of the new 2022 Genesis GV70