2020 Genesis G80 RWD

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  • 4-door Large Passenger Car
  • Rear Wheel Drive
  • Base MSRP: $42,550.00
  • Invoice: $40,348.00
  • Hwy MPG: 26 mpg
  • City MPG: 18 mpg

pros

Luxurious and spacious interior; clean and sophisticated styling; competitive pricing; powerful engine choices

value writeup

In terms of size and features, the G80 competes with midsized luxury sedans such as the BMW 5-Series and the Mercedes E-Class. While very well-equipped, the Hyundai comes in price closer to entry-level luxury cars such as the BMW 3-Series and the Mercedes C-Class. The Genesis represents an excellent luxury value, offering an excellent luxury and performance value ratio than just about anything in its segment.

model highlights

The 2020 G80 is available in RWD and AWD and comes powered by three engine choices that include the standard 3.8L V6, a 5.0L V8 or a 3.3L turbocharged V6. The 3.8L V6 is rated at 311 horsepower while the 5.0L V8 makes 420hp. The 3.3L Turbo V6 makes 365 horsepower and 376 lb-feet of torque. All three engines are mated to an 8-speed automatic gearbox.

The 2020 Genesis G80 is available in three distinct trim levels. Being a luxury car, the G80, even in the Standard 3.8 trim is packed full of equipment that is typically optional in lesser vehicles. Standard equipment includes heated mirrors, rain-sensing wipers and leather-covered 12-way power adjustable heated front seats. Buyers get a choice of wood or metal paneling on the interior, standard automatic climate control, a leather wrapped steering wheel, Bluetooth and voice command control interfaces, LED interior lighting, a proximity-based entry system and an auto-dimming rearview mirror with HomeLink. The audio system includes an 8-inch touchscreen, a 7-speaker sound system with SiriusXM and HD radio compatibility and a navigation system that includes traffic updates.

The "Ultimate" trim equipped vehicles are even more opulent and include an audiophile Lexicon 17-speaker premium stereo, a 9.2-inch LCD display in the instrument panel, panoramic sunroof, a power rear sunshade, ventilated front seats, dual-zone climate control, a seat memory system, a rearview camera, front and rear parking assist and fog lamps.

This vehicle is equipped with a number of advanced safety features including anti-lock brakes, a backup-camera, electronic stability, traction control, a pedestrian-detecting automatic emergency braking system, Driver Attention Alert, blind spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert, lane keep assist and lane departure warning. Adaptive cruise control, high beam assist, side curtain and driver knee protection airbags round out the safety features of the G80.

model news

The Genesis G80 carries over into 2020 with minimal changes.

Exterior Color

Savile Silver
Manufacturer's Color Code: SSS

Interior Colors

  • Grey
  • Brown
  • Black
  • Black

Exterior Color

Mallorca Blue
Manufacturer's Color Code: PS5

Interior Colors

  • Black

Exterior Color

Uyuni White
Manufacturer's Color Code: UYH

Interior Colors

  • Grey
  • Brown
  • Beige
  • Black
  • Black

Exterior Color

Siberian Ice
Manufacturer's Color Code: RGY

Interior Colors

  • Black

Exterior Color

Himalayan Gray
Manufacturer's Color Code: N5M

Interior Colors

  • Ivory
  • Brown
  • Black
  • Black

Exterior Color

Vik Black
Manufacturer's Color Code: PH3

Interior Colors

  • Grey
  • Ivory
  • Brown
  • Beige
  • Black
  • Black

Exterior Color

Havana Red
Manufacturer's Color Code: Z5E

Interior Colors

  • Black

Exterior Color

Adriatic Blue
Manufacturer's Color Code: RY5

Interior Colors

  • Grey
  • Ivory
  • Brown
  • Beige

Vehicle

Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.5
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score N/A
Vehicle
EPA Classification Large Cars

Powertrain

Transmission
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Type 8
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.67
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.40
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.61
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.19
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.83
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.27
Clutch Size N/A
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.91
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.64
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.56
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy 26 MPG
Cruising Range - City 365.40 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City 18 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined 21 MPG
Cruising Range - Hwy 527.80 mi
EPA MPG Equivalent - City N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy N/A
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined N/A
Battery Range N/A
Engine
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6
Displacement 3.8 L/231
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 311 @ 6000
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 293 @ 5000
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) N/A
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 180
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity N/A

Dimensions

Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume 107.7 ft³
Front Head Room 41.1 in
Front Leg Room 45.7 in
Front Shoulder Room 58.3 in
Front Hip Room N/A
Second Head Room 38.2 in
Second Leg Room 35 in
Second Shoulder Room 57.1 in
Second Hip Room N/A
Exterior Dimensions
Wheelbase 118.5 in
Length, Overall 196.5 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors 74.4 in
Height, Overall 58.3 in
Track Width, Front 64.1 in
Track Width, Rear 65.3 in
Min Ground Clearance 5.3 in
Liftover Height N/A
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume 15.3 ft³

Chassis

Weight Information
Base Curb Weight 4195 lbs
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. N/A
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. N/A
Suspension
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Multi-Link
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front N/A
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front N/A
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear N/A
Tires
Front Tire Size P245/45VR18
Rear Tire Size P245/45VR18
Spare Tire Size Compact
Wheels
Front Wheel Size 18 X 8 in
Rear Wheel Size 18 X 8 in
Spare Wheel Size Compact in
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Aluminum
Steering
Steering Type Rack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall N/A
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb 36.2 ft
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall N/A
Brakes
Brake Type 4-Wheel Disc
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line) N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 13.6 in
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness 12.4 in
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx 20.3 gal
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx N/A

Warranty Information

Basic:
5 Years/60,000 Miles

Drivetrain:
10 Years/100,000 Miles

Corrosion:
7 Years/Unlimited Miles

Roadside Assistance:
5 Years/Unlimited Miles

Maintenance:
3 Years/36,000 Miles

Crash Test Rating

US NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS:

Overall Rating: * * * * *

Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating: * * * * *
Driver: * * * * * Passenger: * * * * *

Overall Side Crash Rating: * * * * *

Side Barrier Rating: * * * * *
Driver: * * * * Rear Passenger: * * * * *

Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat: * * * * *

Combined Side Barrier and Pole Ratings:
Front Seat Rating: * * * * Rear Seat Rating: * * * * *

Overall Rollover Rating: * * * * *
Dynamic Test Result: No Tip
Risk of Rollover: Not Rated

Note Regarding Driver Rating:

Male: Average sized adult male dummy in 35-MPH crash into fixed barrier. Rating is evaluation of injury to head, neck, chest, legs. Female: Small-sized adult female dummy in 35-mph crash into fixed barrier. Rating is evaluation of injury to head, neck, chest, legs.

Rollover Note: Dynamic (moving) test results (Tip or No Tip) and measured rollover-related properties determine vehicle's risk of rollover in single vehicle crash and its rollover rating. The Rollover Resistance Rating utilizes a "fishhook" maneuver which is a series of abrupt turns at varying speeds to see how "top-heavy" a vehicle is.

Recall Information

US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID:
21V160000

Mfg's Report Date:
MAR 09, 2021

Component:
SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK/TRACTION CONTROL/ELECTRONIC LIMITED SLIP:CONTROL UNIT/MODULE

Potential Number Of Units Affected:
94646

Summary:
Hyundai Motor America (Hyundai) is recalling certain 2015-2016 Genesis and 2017-2020 Genesis G80 vehicles. The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) module could malfunction and short circuit.

Consequence:
An electrical short circuit inside the ABS module could cause an engine compartment fire while parked or driving.

Remedy:
Hyundai will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ABS module fuse, free of charge. Owners are advised to park outside and away from structures until the remedy is complete. The recall is expected to begin May 7, 2021. Owners can contact Hyundai customer service at 1-855-371-9460. Hyundai's numbers for this recall are 201 and 006G.

Manufacturer Recall Number:
201/006G

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