Winner of the Top Safety Award, the 2017 Genesis G90 is a flagship sedan by the brand that prides on the fact that it produces elegant, high performance luxury vehicles. Hyundai separated the Genesis lineup and make it a standalone marque so that it can get the attention it deserved.
With its sophisticated and elegant design, the G90 sedan is bringing the image that the brand wants to bring forward with their vehicles. This is the reason why it is fitted with advanced safety features along with its comfort and convenience features that make this sedan standout among the very versatile market of luxury vehicles all over the world.
Promised to bring a great performance with superior handling, the all-new 2017 Genesis G90 is one of the noteworthy sedans of the year. Of course, luxury is its main highlighting feature, it does not lack in performance or anything else.
It is now available in the UAE and stands among the high-end, expensive luxury cars. If you are interested in purchasing the new G90, then read on.
Here is a review of the 2017 Genesis G90 with an in-depth look at its design, performance, safety features, and price in the UAE.
Design of 2017 Genesis G90
The 2017 Genesis G90 has a luxurious interior and a stunning exterior that makes a statement about the brand and what it hopes to bring to its clientele. The exterior is very striking and looks very elegant, while the interior is fit for royalty and the people who like their vehicles to have a higher level of comfort for their long drives.
At first glance, you can tell that the exterior of the 2017 Genesis G90 is very elegantly made and it looks very striking from every angle. The bold beauty of exterior comes from the signature Crest Grille that sits proudly at the center of the front to command your attention.
The grille is bold, big and looks very right with the overall look of the sedan. The air intakes at the sides of the grille are big enough to harmonize the look of the vehicle as well as enhance the performance of this luxury sedan as well. It ensures properly engine cooling so that even when you are driving the vehicle at high speeds, the sedan maintains its top performance.
Also at the front of the sedan, you will find the three dimensional LED headlights that are equipped with a sophisticated auto-leveling system that will automatically synch with the road level. It will adjust the height and position of the headlights and being you optimum visibility in all kinds of visibility and road conditions.
The front of the sedan features a short overhang while the rear of the vehicle is sculpted to bring a better athletic look to the sedan from the behind. Also at the rear are the taillights with their unique vertical lines that grab the attention of the onlookers.
The 19-inch alloy wheels enhance the ride and ensure that you get the perfect ride at all times. The side mirrors of the 2017 Genesis G90 are fitted with puddle lights that will project the flagship Genesis logo on the ground when you enter or exit the sedan.
— Genesis USA (@GenesisUSA) April 19, 2017
Designed to be luxurious and comfortable, the interior of the new 2017 Genesis G90 is centered on the driver and the passengers so that they have complete comfort and control of the sedan. The seats at the front and the back are upholstered with premium, full grain Napa leather that brings a smooth and rich finish to the seats.
The interior is also designed with genuine wood trim at the front and the back with matte finish to make it look more elegant. The cabin is given the Ergonomic Operative Sensitivity that brings everything within the easy reach of the driver and of course, the 12-inch touch screen makes the center console look incredible.
The center console is positioned and organized in a way that brings maximum control of the in-cabin functions to the driver. The driver’s seat comes with 22-way adjustability and it contours around the driver to provide maximum support. The Rear Seat Integrated Memory System will remember the seating positions of the rear passengers and instantly assume the preferred positions with just a touch of a button.
Other than that, the interior is properly insulated, thanks to the double layered soundproof glass on all doors that cancel all outside vibrations and noise and creates a very serene environment. Overall, the interior looks simply stunning and very luxurious every the driver and the passengers.
— Genesis USA (@GenesisUSA) March 8, 2017
Performance of 2017 Genesis G90
The new 2017 Genesis G90 brings a dynamic driving experience to the driver and the passengers every single time. The new G90 is actually available in 4 trim levels and two drive options, along with that, you will also have the option of two very powerful engines as well.
The engine options include a Lambda 3.3-litre Twinturbo GDI V6 engine and that is capable of producing 356 horsepower and 376 lb-ft of torque. The second engine option is of a TAU 5.0-litre GDI engine that is capable of producing 400 horsepower and a torque of 383 lb-ft.
Both of these engines are available with front-wheel drive and all-wheel drive and are paired with 8-speed automatic transmission. The 3.3-litre engine brings a fuel efficiency of 17mpg in the city, 24mpg on the highway and 20mpg combined fuel efficiency.
On the other hand, the 5.0-litre engine brings a fuel efficiency of 16mpg in the city, 24mpg on the highway and 19mpg combined fuel efficiency. Both of these engine options are powered with Intelligent Drive Mode with Smart Shift and adaptive control suspension that enhances the drive of the vehicle in any kind of road condition and weather condition.
The 217 Genesis G90 is the winner of Top Safety Award, thanks to its wide range of safety features that ensure that the this sedan is safe and bring confidence to the driver. Some of its highlighting safety features include:
- Smart Cruise Control
- Heads-Up Display
- 9 Airbags
- Forward-View Cornering Camera
- Multi-View Camera
- Lane Keep Assist
- Smart Blind Spot Detection
- Driver Attention Alert
- Electronic Brake Force Distribution
- Anti-lock Braking System
- Electronic Parking Brake
- Electronic Stability Control
- Brake Assist
- Vehicle Stability Management
- Pre-Collision Warning
- Rack Mounted Motor-Driven Power Steering
- Genesis Adaptive Control Suspension
- Automatic Emergency Braking
- Pedestrian Detection
- Driver Information System
- Advanced High Strength Steel Body
— Genesis USA (@GenesisUSA) December 21, 2016
Price of 2017 Genesis G90 in the UAE
The 2017 Genesis G90 is the first flagship vehicle by Genesis as a standalone marque and it is widely available in the UAE. Since the UAE car enthusiasts like to drive and own the vehicles that are luxurious and high performance, the 2017 Genesis G90 fits right in.
The price of the 2017 Genesis G90 according to engine option is:
- The 2017 Genesis G90 with 3.3-litre V6 engine has the price of AED 289,000 – AED 295,000.
- The 2017 Genesis G90 with 5.0-litre V8 engine has the price of AED 300,000 – AED 305,000.
The all-new G90 sedan by Genesis is bringing a huge variety of luxurious amenities, advanced technologies and superior safety features so that it can truly fit in the luxury car segment. This is a sedan that has proven to be a worthy purchase for the people who don’t have any issue with purchasing an expensive vehicle, as long as it is delivering high performance. With its smooth drive, engine options, comfort and convenience features, the latest G90 is making a mighty impression on the minds of luxury car enthusiasts all over the world.
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