Compact Korean luxury car Genesis G70 showcased at Muscat City Centre

October 13, 2018

Engineered as a dynamic car with strong appeal to younger customers and more enthusiastic drivers, the G70 from the newest luxury auto brand - Genesis, was recently on display in the leisure court area of Muscat City Centre and attracted luxury car buyers across age groups. 

The Genesis G70 is the latest representation of the brand’s rapidly evolving DNA, with its graceful and dynamic exterior styling, elegant and intuitively designed interior, and choice of two different powertrains: Turbocharged 3.3l petrol V6 and 2l turbocharged petrol I4.

The G70 showcases the future direction of the Genesis brand’s ‘Athletic Elegance’ design identity. This visual philosophy is represented in the exterior styling, capturing the essence of the Genesis DNA to bring to reality a superbly crafted sports sedan.

The G70’s interior is configured to prioritise an excellent user experience, with superb fit and finish throughout. The interior packaging reflects simplicity, with an emphasis on genuine functionality instead of gimmickry. A horizontal layout brings a sense of stability, with intuitively laid out switchgear and a comfortable, assertive sport steering wheel.

The G70 offers two powertrains in the Middle East region - a 3.3l V6 petrol turbo and 2l I4 petrol turbo. The Lambda II 3.3l V6 turbo GDI engine is the heart of the enthusiast-focused G70 Sport, with 370 ps and maximum torque of 52kgm (510Nm) 0 to 100kmph acceleration in 4.7 seconds, and a top speed of 270kmph.

Variable-ratio steering and electronically controlled suspension provide agile steering response and an optimal ride-and-handling experience. The G70 2.0 turbo petrol model is equipped with the Theta-II 2l turbo GDI engine, with 252ps and maximum torque of 36kgm (353Nm).

Following the lead of the G90 and G80, the G70 offers the most comprehensive levels of safety in its class. Overall body stiffness and rigidity have been dramatically strengthened, while passengers are protected by seven airbags. An unparalleled suite of advanced driver assist systems is integrated into the ‘Genesis Active Safety Control’ package to offer the highest level of safety and convenience in its class. These include Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist (FCA), Blind spot Collision Warning (BCW) and Driver Awareness Warning (DAW).

The G70 incorporates a diverse range of advanced technologies that deliver ultimate convenience and connectivity. Advanced convenience and connectivity features include an eight-inch touch screen display supporting MirrorLink, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

The Genesis G70, is offered along with exclusive consumer-centric programs to elevate the luxury ownership experience through the Genesis mobile app and Genesis Connected Services, for information on the vehicle’s health, driving and maintenance information. The Genesis experience includes complimentary maintenance, road side assistance, map care service and courtesy car service. These apart, Genesis customers are entitled to five years/unlimited mileage manufacturer warranty.