Genesis G80 owners manuals
- Drive quality isn't refined as that of some rival sedans
- Rear headroom is a little uncomfortable for this segment
- Outward visibility hindered by thick roof pillars
The Genesis G80 is an executive sedan produced by Korean luxury carmaker Genesis, a division of Hyundai. It was formerly branded as the second-generation Hyundai Genesis and later rebranded as the G80 after Genesis Motor was founded. The vehicle debuted in 2016 at the North American International Auto Show, and next at the 2016 Busan Motor Show. Korean versions went on sale in 2016.
The G80 comes in three trims levels: 3.8, 3.3T Sport, and 5.0. The numbers describe the type of powertrain in each vehicle. Every G80 is paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission in either rear-wheel or all-wheel drive.
The 3.8 trim is powered by a 3.8-liter V6 engine that produces 311 horsepower and 293 lb-ft of torque. The second trim the 3.3T Sport is equipped with a turbocharged 365-hp 3.3-liter V6 and 376 lb-ft of torque and the 5.0 Ultimate's 5.0-liter V8 produces 420 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque.
Genesis G80 known problems
Some of the common problems or complaints owners have about the Genesis G80 are: