Genesis reviews

Genesis opens studio in Melbourne, 3 EVs confirmed for 2022 H1

Jul 16, 2021

Genesis has confirmed the opening of its second flagship studio, at the Emporium Melbourne shopping centre. It joins the existing studio in Pitt Street in Sydney. Unlike other manufacturers, Genesis doesn’t really have showrooms in...

2021 Genesis GV80 3.0D review (video)

Jul 13, 2021

Hyundai’s upmarket spinoff brand has released its most important model so far in Australia, the 2021 Genesis GV80. It’s important because it is a large 7-seat SUV; the craze many of us are jumping to...

2021 Genesis G70 review – Australian launch (video)

Jun 11, 2021

And so here we meet again. A predicament. Do you buckle under the trending pressure and go for an SUV, or do you follow your heart and get that sports sedan you’ve always wanted? The...

2021 Genesis G80 3.5T review (video)

Mar 30, 2021

Luxury limo-style sedans sit in quite a static market in Australia. The big three German brands have always dominated it with the BMW 5 Series, the Mercedes-Benz E-Class and the Audi A6; and many manufacturers...

2021 Genesis GV80 3.5T review (video)

Feb 23, 2021

The market is flooded with 7-seat SUVs at the moment, it’s hard to know which one to go for. Being different is sometimes a good way to stand out. Enter the 2021 Genesis GV80. This,...

2021 Genesis G80 review – Australian launch (video)

Nov 20, 2020

A few years ago the Genesis name launched in Australia with the Hyundai Genesis. It was a grand old sedan, more plush than the Euro rivals but not as polished and perfected in terms of...

2021 Genesis GV80 review – Australian launch (video)

Nov 06, 2020

What’s this? Is it an Aston Martin? A Bentley? Maybe it’s a Rolls-Royce? Nope, it’s the 2020 Genesis GV80. Otherwise known as the company’s first foray into the magnetising world of SUVs. Genesis, a luxury...

Genesis Australia opens its first Test Drive Centre, in Sydney

Jul 30, 2020

Genesis has opened its first Test Drive Centre concept in Australia, giving punters a chance to explore and sample the company’s latest products in a quick and convenient way. Designed as a pop-up style outlet,...

Genesis tops 2020 Vehicle Dependability Study, Tesla declined to participate

Feb 13, 2020

Hyundai’s new premium brand, which is now an independent brand as opposed to being a sub-division, has topped the J.D. Power 2020 Vehicle Dependability Study in the US. It was the first year Genesis has...

2019 Genesis G70 3.3T Sport: Long-term review – Final

Dec 31, 2019

I recently tested the Genesis G70 2.0T Ultimate just a few weeks ago. One of the overall impressions I was left with after a week in the turbo four-cylinder was that the chassis was more...

2019 Genesis G70 2.0T Ultimate review

Dec 12, 2019

Genesis is one of the newest kids on the block now that it’s a stand-alone brand, separate from Hyundai. And while its first offering, the G80, competes in the large, luxurious limousine segment of the...

Hyundai ‘Strategy 2025’; Genesis EV coming in 2021, N SUVs and EVs

Dec 10, 2019

Hyundai has confirmed its new future roadmap in terms of eco-friendly powertrain development with something it calls Strategy 2025. The company aims to be one of the top three EV manufacturers in the world by...