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 Councils Mid-Level Management Symposium...
Genesis Elevates the Vehicle Ownership Experience with All-New MyGenesis Website
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 19, 2017 Genesis is simplifying and elevating the vehicle ownership experience by launching an all-new website for its owners. MyGenesis enhances the ownership experience by giving access to personalized vehicle information at the touch of a button.
GENESIS MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS SEPTEMBER SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CALIF., Oct. 3, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,736 for September, a 43 percent increase compared with September 2016. Our G80 and G90 sedan lineup saw strong demand as the summer sales season wound to a close, said Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis in the U.S. market.
GENESIS G70 RESETS EXPECTATIONS OF CUSTOMER-FOCUSED PERFORMANCE AND LUXURY
September 14, 2017 A new era dawned today as Genesis officially presented the highly anticipated G70 luxury performance sedan at the Hyundai·Genesis Design Center in Namyang. Dr. Woong-Chul Yang, Vice Chairman of the Hyundai Motor Groups R&D Division, key Genesis brand officials, and approximately 300 international automotive journalists...
GENESIS APPOINTS MARTY FOCHT TO LEAD U.S. SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 13, 2017 Marty Focht has been named Senior Group Manager, Sales at Genesis Motor America. He reports to Erwin Raphael, General Manager, Genesis Motor America and begins effective immediately.
GENESIS LAUNCHES CHARITY GOLF TOURNAMENT SERIES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 12, 2017 Following a successful inaugural year as title sponsor of the PGA TOURs Genesis Open, Genesis launches a new golf program to build more affinity with golfers throughout the country. Genesis brings its luxury automotive sponsorship to 34 of the nations premier charity and amateur golf tournaments...
GENESIS MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS AUGUST SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CALIF., Sept. 1, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,803 for August, a 10 percent increase over last month and a 20 percent increase compared with August 2016. Genesis continues to grow in sales, and make strides in awareness, said Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis in the U.S. market.
GENESIS G90 NAMED TOP LUXURY CAR IN 2017 AUTOPACIFIC IDEAL VEHICLE AWARDS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., August 23, 2017 Today, the 2017 Genesis G90 was named Best in Class, Ideal Luxury Car in AutoPacifics annual Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA). The 2017 Ideal Vehicle Awards are presented by AutoPacific to vehicles that best meet their owners expectations and desires.
GENESIS AND ARTCENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN PARTNER ON VISION 2025 CONCEPT PROJECT
MONTEREY, Calif., August 17, 2017 Today, Genesis announced a display of student-designed Vision 2025 concept cars during the upcoming Monterey Car Week. The scale models are the culmination of a three-month-long educational project between ArtCenter College of Design and Genesis.
GENESIS ANNOUNCES NEW GOOGLE ASSISTANT COMPATIBILITIES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 16, 2017 Genesis Connected Services is getting a lot more powerful with the introduction of the Genesis app for the Google Assistant today. All Genesis vehicles are equipped with three years of complimentary Genesis Connected Services, which allows connectivity into the car with technology like Remote Start with...
GENESIS VIRTUAL GUIDE PROVIDES CONVENIENT, SIMPLE WAYS TO BECOME FAMILIAR WITH VEHICLE CAPABILITIES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., August 7, 2017 Augmented reality (AR) has come to your luxury car. The Genesis Augmented Reality Manual (Genesis Virtual Guide) is now available for the 2017 Genesis G80 and Genesis G90 as a free download on the Apple® App Store and Google Play®.
GENESIS MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS JULY SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 1, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,644 for July, an increase of 5 percent compared with June. The Genesis G90 was recognized by two industry-leading third parties during the month -- Strategic Vision named the flagship as the highest quality vehicle in the luxury car segment, while J.D....
GENESIS RANKED SECOND HIGHEST PREMIUM NAMEPLATE IN J.D. POWER 2017 APEAL STUDY
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 26, 2017 The 2017 Genesis G90 was rated the most appealing vehicle by J.D. Power in the competitive Large Premium Car segment* this year with a score of 905. Additionally, the Genesis brand placed second in J.D. Powers U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study among premium vehicles.
2017 GENESIS G90 EARNS TOTAL QUALITY AWARD FROM STRATEGIC VISION
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 20, 2017 The 2017 Genesis G90 won a Total Quality Award as the highest quality vehicle in the luxury car segment by car buyers in Strategic Visions annual Total Quality Impact (TQI) report based on results from its New Vehicle Experience Study (NVES). In addition, the Genesis G90 received the third-highest TQI...
GENESIS MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS JUNE SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 3, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,613 for the month of June, while G90 and G80 continue to be recognized by third parties as leading luxury vehicles. In June, G90 was named the top overall vehicle in AutoPacifics Vehicle Satisfaction Awards and the Genesis brand was the highest-ranked...
2018 GENESIS G80 SPORT NAMED A FINALIST IN THE 2017 INTERNATIONAL DESIGN EXCELLENCE AWARDS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 28, 2017 The 2018 Genesis G80 Sport was recognized as a finalist in the 2017 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA®) by The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA). The organization praised the G80 Sport for its elegant powerful lines and athletic appearance.
GENESIS RANKED HIGHEST PREMIUM NAMEPLATE FOR INITIAL QUALITY BY J.D. POWER
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 21, 2017 Genesis ranked highest among premium automakers in the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Initial Quality Study (IQS) study released today. This was the very first time the Genesis brand was included in the study. There were 13 brands in the premium segment.
2017 GENESIS G90 RATED TOP VEHICLE IN AUTOPACIFIC NEW VEHICLE SATISFACTION AWARDS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 7, 2017 The 2017 Genesis G90 has been named the top vehicle overallacross all categoriesby owners in AutoPacifics 21st annual New Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSAs). No other vehicle has ever scored higher than the Genesis G90 in AutoPacifics survey.
GENESIS MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS MAY SALES
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 1, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,752 for the month of May, a 25 percent increase compared to April. Genesis had a strong month in May, with sales of both G80 and G90 up 25 percent compared with last month, said Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis in the U.S. market.
2017 GENESIS G90 NAMED NEW ENGLAND MOTOR PRESS ASSOCIATION'S BEST LUXURY WINTER VEHICLE
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 25, 2017 The New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA) has recognized the 2017 Genesis G90 as a winner of the Best Luxury Winter Vehicle Award. Today, winners were recognized during NEMPAs annual meeting and banquet at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
2018 GENESIS G80 SPORT BOASTS POTENT TURBOCHARGED ENGINE AND BOLD, DISTINCTIVE STYLING
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 15, 2017 Genesis has begun the first retail deliveries of the new 2018 G80 3.3T Sport across the United States. The 2018 Genesis G80 3.3T Sport delivers the ideal combination of dynamic refinement, performance and distinctly evocative sport styling that further enhances the refined road manner, premium materials...
Genesis Motor America Reports April Sales
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.,May 2, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,399 for the month of April. As we continue to focus on building the Genesis brand, weve achieved significant improvements in unaided awareness, consumer opinion, and proud to own data in the first quarter of the year, said Erwin Raphael, general...
Genesis Announces Pricing for New 2018 G80 Sport Trim and Enhanced Model Line
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 20, 2017 - Genesis today announced pricing details for the 2018 G80 luxury midsize sports sedan starting at $41,750. In only the second year of its life cycle, the G80 has received numerous key engineering and design improvements for the new model year, including the availability of a new 3.3-liter...
Genesis Reveals GV80 Fuel Cell Concept SUV at New York International Auto Show
NEW YORK, April 12, 2017 Today, Genesis unveiled its progressive GV80 Concept SUV at the New York International Auto Show. The new fuel cell concept SUV continues to build on the global brands expressive and refined Athletic Elegance design direction. The GV80 Concept reveals precision details and a confidently evolved design language...
Genesis Motor America Reports March Sales
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 3, 2017 Genesis Motor America today reported sales of 1,755 for the month of March. The Genesis brand gains momentum as G80 and G90s continue to arrive at dealerships, said Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis in the U.S. market. Sales were up for both models over February.
Luxury Car Brand Genesis USA Selects The J. Paul Getty Museum To Receive A $250,000 Arts Education Grant
LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14, 2017 - Genesis USA is proud to announce its first-ever grant award to the J. Paul Getty Museum. The $250,000 grant will be awarded by Genesis USA to create an innovative education initiative to benefit Title 1 high school students in Los Angeles and surrounding communities.
Genesis Begins A New Chapter As Sponsor Of The Premier PGA Tour Event In Los Angeles
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 One of the most prominent events on the PGA TOUR, the renowned Los Angeles stop, will debut a much-anticipated new title sponsor this week at the Genesis Open.
Hyundai Motor America Reports Its Best January Ever
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 1, 2017 Hyundai Motor America today announced its best January ever, beating last years record by 3.3 percent. Sales for January were 46,507.
Genesis Drives The NFL Experience At Super Bowl LI
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 30, 2017 Genesis, the official luxury vehicle of Super Bowl LI, is set to give fans seven days of unforgettable experiences during the biggest sporting event of the year as the presenting sponsor of the NFL Experience. Genesis will officially open its activation area at the George R. Brown Convention Center in...
Genesis To Award G80 Mid-Luxury Sedans To 2017 NFL Pro Bowl MVPs
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 27, 2017 Genesis, the official luxury vehicle of the National Football League (NFL), will award the Offensive and Defensive Most Valuable Players with a brand new Genesis G80 model at the 2017 NFL Pro Bowl Presented by Aquafina in Orlando, Fla.
Genesis Launches New Innovative Luxury Amenities To Save Time And Add Convenience
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 17, 2017 To continually deliver innovative features to its owners, Genesis is launching a suite of new technological enhancements designed to heighten the owner experience. This includes the ability for owners to control their Genesis vehicle directly from their wrist with an all-new Genesis smartwatch app.
Genesis Showcases All-New 2018 G80 Sport Trim at North American International Auto Show
DETROIT, Jan. 6, 2017 For the 2018 model year, Genesis adds an exciting Sport trim to its already popular G80 model, featuring a powerful new 3.3-liter turbocharged V6 engine plus unique sport performance upgrades.
Hyundai Motor America Reports Seventh Consecutive Year of Record Sales
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 4, 2017 Hyundai Motor America today announced its seventh consecutive year of record U.S. sales of 775,005 units, an increase of 1.75 percent. For the month of December, sales were down 1.9 percent.
Genesis Names Ex-Bugatti Designer Alexander Selipanov To Newly Created Role Of Chief Designer At The Global Genesis Advanced Studio
SEOUL, South Korea, Dec. 8, 2016 Genesis, the luxury automotive brand, announced that Alexander Selipanov will join the brand as Chief Designer at the Global Genesis Advanced Studio, located in Europe.
2017 Genesis G90 Earns Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Top Safety Pick+ Award
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 8, 2016 The 2017 Genesis G90 earned one of the industrys highest safety honors as the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) named it a Top Safety Pick+ due to its exceptional performance during testing.
Hyundai Motor America Reports Record November Sales
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 1, 2016 Led by CUVs and Hyundais smallest cars, Accent and Veloster, Hyundai had its best November ever, with overall sales of 62,507, up four percent over one year ago.
Genesis G90 Earns 2017 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Award
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 Consumer Guide® Automotive recently named the Genesis G90 premium luxury sedan to their 2017 Best Buy list. To determine the winners of this award, Consumer Guide Automotive editors test drive and thoroughly evaluate more than 100 new vehicles in the American market each year.
Genesis G90 Revealed As Finalist for 2017 North American Car of the Year
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2016 During the Motor Press Guilds opening breakfast at the Los Angeles Auto Show yesterday, the all-new Genesis G90 was named one of three finalists for the prestigious 2017 North American Car of the Year award. The Chevrolet Bolt and Volvo S90 join G90 to round out the final three.