2019 GENESIS G70: DESIGNED TO PERFORM, TAILORED TO BE DRIVEN, ENGINEERED TO CARE
The 2019 Genesis G70 luxury sport sedan resets benchmarks and expectations in its class for the holistic integration of performance body strength, refined luxury and aerodynamic style.
GENESIS RANKED TOP BRAND IN J.D. POWER 2018 APEAL STUDY
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 25, 2018 – Genesis placed first in J.D. Power’s U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study among all brands. With a score of 884, Genesis topped the APEAL Study rankings. The first-place finish for Genesis in the 2018 APEAL Study represents a 15-point increase over its second-place finish...
2019 GENESIS G70: EQUIPPED TO COMPETE
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 10, 2018 – The 2019 Genesis G70 takes an aggressive approach to the competitive, entry-level luxury segment. Wrapped in a sleek, elegant design, and with driver-focused performance features to cater to serious drivers, G70 embodies the Genesis ethos of respect while showcasing the future direction of the...
2019 GENESIS G70: ENGINEERED TO CARE
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 5, 2018 –The 2019 Genesis G70 is engineered to put drivers first offering customers the same, industry-leading levels of safety, customer service and technological advancements found across the Genesis lineup. G70 is the third Genesis model in a lineup consistently recognized for excellence in quality and the...
2019 GENESIS G70: TAILORED TO BE DRIVEN
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 28, 2018 – The 2019 Genesis G70 is the first near-luxury Genesis sport sedan and outpaces its direct competition in design, quality and craftsmanship—particularly in its class-leading interior. The G70 is the third of six new Genesis models slated to debut by 2021, and the final sedan of the lineup.
GENESIS AWARDED TOP LUXURY BRAND BY AUTOPACIFIC; G90 WINS AUTOPACIFIC VSA FOR LUXURY CAR
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 21, 2018 – On Tuesday, Genesis was awarded Highest Satisfaction Premium Brand by leading research consultancy AutoPacific for the first time, as the Genesis G90 luxury sedan received top billing for the second consecutive year in the firm’s annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSA). Genesis achieved the highest...
GENESIS RANKED HIGHEST BRAND FOR INITIAL QUALITY BY J.D. POWER, TOPS PREMIUM SEGMENT FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 20th, 2018 – Genesis ranked highest among all automotive brands in the J.D. Power 2018 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS) released today. This marks another leap forward from last year, when Genesis ranked first among premium brands and second overall in its first time included in the study. There were 31 ranked...
2019 GENESIS G70: DESIGNED TO PERFORM
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 11, 2018 – When it comes to market this summer, the 2019 Genesis G70 luxury sport sedan will reset benchmarks and expectations in its class for the holistic integration of performance, body strength, refined luxury and aerodynamic design.
2018 GENESIS G90 NAMED NEW ENGLAND MOTOR PRESS ASSOCIATION'S BEST LUXURY WINTER VEHICLE SECOND YEAR-IN-A-ROW
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 31, 2018 – The New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA) named the 2018 Genesis G90 winner of its Best Luxury Winter Vehicle Award. At an awards ceremony last night winners were recognized during NEMPA’s annual meeting at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
GENESIS ESSENTIA CONCEPT MAKES CONCOURS DEBUT AT CONCORSO D'ELEGANZA VILLA D'ESTE
Como, Italy, May 25, 2018 – This weekend the Genesis Essentia Concept will make its summer 2018 concours debut at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. The car will take part in the concours parade on Saturday, May 26th as well as the celebration at Villa Erba on Sunday, May 27th.
GENESIS ESSENTIA MAKES APPEARANCE AT CANNES
CANNES, France, May 18, 2018 — Today, Genesis introduced its all-electric, high-performance Essentia Concept at the CR Fashion Book Cannes Party held during the week of the 71st Cannes Film Festival. This marked the first public appearance of Essentia since its world premiere at the New York International Auto Show in March.
2018 GENESIS G80 SPORT EARNS FIVE-STAR OVERALL NHTSA SAFETY RATING
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 15, 2018 – This month, the Genesis G80 Sport sedan earned five stars overall, the highest possible safety rating, from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). The G80 Sport received top marks in a battery of tests in frontal crash, side crash, and rollover scenarios.
GENESIS SPONSORS THE 2018 CONDÉ NAST INTERNATIONAL LUXURY CONFERENCE
LISBON, PORTUGAL, April 20, 2018 – For the third year in a row, Genesis, the luxury automotive brand, is a sponsor of the two-day 2018 Condé Nast International Luxury Conference, held this year at Pátio da Galé in Lisbon, Portugal.
GENESIS ANNOUNCES MULTIYEAR SPONSORSHIP WITH WORLD-CLASS TENNIS PLAYER HYEON CHUNG
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA., April 11, 2018 – Today, Genesis announced a five-year partnership agreement with world-class tennis player Hyeon Chung, who will become the brand’s first tennis ambassador. This announcement expands the reach of Genesis beyond football and golf into the international tennis arena.
GENESIS LAUNCHES G70 LUXURY PERFORMANCE SEDAN IN THE RUSSIAN MARKET
MOSCOW, Russia, April 12, 2018 – Today, automotive luxury brand Genesis introduced the 2019 G70 sedan, the third model in a growing lineup, at a ceremony held in The Museum of Moscow. Over 500 guests and influencers joined Genesis for a music festival as part of the Russian market launch of G70.
GENESIS ANNOUNCES MARCH SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 3, 2018 – Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,386 in March, a 21 percent decrease compared with the year earlier. ”We are delighted that both March and Q1 sales performance are consistent with our expectations,” said Erwin Raphael, Executive Director and General Manager of Genesis Motor America....
ELECTRIFYING ESCAPISM: GENESIS REVEALS ESSENTIA CONCEPT AT NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
NEW YORK, N.Y., March 28, 2018 – Today, Genesis unveiled its groundbreaking Essentia Concept at the New York International Auto Show. The all-electric, high-performance concept elevates and reimagines the “Athletic Elegance” design paradigm, while providing a vision of future Genesis product performance and technology.
GENESIS PREMIERES THE 2019 G70 AT THE NEW YORK INTERNATIONAL AUTO SHOW
NEW YORK, N.Y., March 28, 2018 – Today, Genesis officially introduced the 2019 G70 luxury performance sedan to the U.S. market at the New York International Auto Show. G70 is the brand’s opening salvo in the highly competitive entry-level luxury segment, designed and engineered to offer driver-focused performance, refined luxury, advanced...
GENESIS ARRIVES IN CHARACTER WITH TEN SPECIAL-EDITION G90 SEDANS FOR THE 2018 ACADEMY AWARDS WEEK
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., February 28, 2018 – This week, in the lead-up to the 90th Academy Awards, Genesis will premiere five new G90 Special Edition flagship sedans with the help of media partner, Vanity Fair. The five inaugural Special Edition cars that debuted at the 2017 Academy Awards will join the new collection during this year’s...
GENESIS POISED FOR SECOND YEAR AS SPONSOR OF PGA TOUR PREMIER LOS ANGELES EVENT
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 14, 2018 – Luxury automotive brand Genesis is once again partnering with TGR Live and the TGR Foundation to provide golf fans and guests with a premium experience this week during the Genesis Open. Among the most historic and longest-running events on the PGA TOUR, the Genesis Open is held annually at one of...
LUXURY AUTOMOTIVE BRAND GENESIS AWARDS $500,000 TO THE J. PAUL GETTY MUSEUM IN SUPPORT OF ARTS EDUCATION & YOUTH COMMUNITY PROGRAMS
LOS ANGELES, Calif., Feb. 13, 2018 - Genesis USA continues its two-year charitable commitment to innovative education in communities awarding $500,000 to the J. Paul Getty Museum in the Genesis-Getty community partnership. The grant will fund education initiatives to benefit Title 1 high school students in the City of Los Angeles and...
THE OFFICIAL LUXURY CAR OF THE NFL INVITES FOOTBALL FANS TO THE "SUPER BOWL EXPERIENCE DRIVEN BY GENESIS"
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., January 31, 2018 - For the second consecutive year, Genesis, the official luxury vehicle of the National Football League (NFL), will welcome football fans visiting Minneapolis for the big game at the Super Bowl Experience Driven by Genesis.
GENESIS ESTABLISHES INDEPENDENT DEALER NETWORK IN THE UNITED STATES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 26, 2018 – Today, Hyundai Motor America and Genesis Motor America informed existing Hyundai dealers that offers would be forthcoming soon to pave the way to establishing a distinct and properly-sized Genesis retail network. Additionally, certain dealers who are parties to the Genesis Participation Agreement...
GENESIS OPENS FIRST STANDALONE SHOWROOM - 'GENESIS GANGNAM' - IN KOREA
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., January 8, 2018 – Genesis opened its first headquarters-owned standalone showroom ‘Genesis Gangnam’ on January 6th. The brand collaborated with world-leading architectural firm, Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) led by Rem Koolhaas to design and build this unique space.
GENESIS ANNOUNCES DECEMBER, FIRST FULL CALENDAR YEAR SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 3, 2018 – Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,948 in December, a 12 percent increase compared with the year earlier. Sales for the year totaled 20,594.
GENESIS GV80 CONCEPT AND G80 SPORT WIN 2017 GOOD DESIGN® AWARDS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 21, 2017 – Earlier this month it was announced that the Genesis GV80 Concept SUV and G80 Sport mid-luxury sedan both won 2017 GOOD DESIGN® awards. Genesis joins other transportation, electronic, consumer and lifestyle product brands in receiving the annual awards from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture...
GENESIS PARTNERS WITH WIRED STORE TO HIGHLIGHT BRAND'S CONNECTIVITY SUITE
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 14, 2017 – The Genesis G80 Sport takes center stage at the WIRED Store in Manhattan this season. Open now until December 22, at Brookfield Place, holiday shoppers will enjoy demonstrations of the G80 model line’s connected technology, alongside a selection of other smart, connected products.
SUPERLATIVE SAFETY: GENESIS G80 AND G90 EARN 2018 IIHS "TOP SAFETY PICK+" RATINGS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 13, 2017 – This month the Genesis G80 (when equipped with specific headlights) and G90 earned the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety’s (IIHS) highest rating by being placed in the TOP SAFETY PICK+ category. Both cars earned that rating within the “Large luxury cars” segment.
GENESIS G90 DECLARED MOST LOVED LUXURY CAR IN STRATEGIC VISION STUDY; BRAND RATED SECOND OVERALL
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 6, 2017 – The Genesis G90 was named the Most Loved Luxury Car of 2017 in Strategic Vision’s annual New Vehicle Experience Study (NVES). The Genesis brand finished second among luxury makes -- most of them long-established industry icons.
GENESIS ANNOUNCES NOVEMBER SALES, RECENT ACCOLADES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 1, 2017 – Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,776 in November, a 36 percent increase compared with the year earlier. Both G80 and G90 models saw significant increases of 40 percent and 22 percent, respectively.
GENESIS G80 WINS ALG'S 2018 RESIDUAL VALUE AWARD IN COMPETITIVE PREMIUM FULLSIZE SEGMENT
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 30, 2017 – The Genesis G80 was rated the winning Premium Fullsize car in ALG’s 2018 Residual Value Awards (RVA). The award, a first for the Genesis brand, comes from ALG, the industry benchmark in forecasting future vehicle values.
GENESIS MOTOR AMERICA HIRES INDUSTRY LEADER KEVIN SMITH AS HEAD OF PR
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 21, 2017 – Genesis Motor America has named Kevin Smith its senior group manager of PR and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). Smith reports to Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis Motor America, and will be responsible for all external communications on behalf of the brand in the United States.
Genesis Joins With the Executive Leadership Council to Honor Black Executive Leadership and Achievement
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 24, 2017 – Genesis, a global automotive brand that is redefining luxury-vehicle ownership, is partnering with the Executive Leadership Council to honor the leadership and achievement of black executives. Genesis is the official corporate sponsor of the Executive Leadership Council’s Mid-Level Management...