In the Korean market, Genesis GV60 2022 is divided into 3 versions, including Standard RWD, Standard AWD and Performance AWD. The corresponding selling prices of these 3 versions are 59.9 million Won, 64.59 million Won and 69.75 million Won.
This September, Hyundai’s Genesis luxury car brand has released the first images of the new GV60 electric SUV.
Exterior design of Genesis GV60 2022.
Genesis GV60 2022 is developed on the basis of the platform dedicated to electric vehicles Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), similar to the Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Kia EV6. The dimensions of the Genesis GV60 2022 include a length of 4,515 mm, a width of 1 .890 mm
and a height of 1,580 mm. With this size, GV60 is the smallest SUV model of the Genesis brand today. However, the car has a wheelbase of up to 2,900 mm, slightly higher than the elder Genesis GV70 (2,875 mm).
Applying the Dynamic Elegance design style, the Genesis GV60 2022 has a smooth Coupe hybrid SUV design. On the front of the car, this SUV is equipped with “Quad Lamps” headlights with 4 horizontal LED strips typical of the Genesis brand. In each light strip, there are a total of 5 bulbs, of which 6 outer bulbs on each side act as LED daytime running lights and turn signals. The 4 inner balls on each side are the main headlights.
In addition, the Crest Grille shield-shaped grille is another identifying feature of the Genesis vehicle. The grille is surrounded by air vents while the clamshell bonnet gives the car a seamless look.
On the side, this luxury SUV is equipped with a traditional rearview mirror or a digital camera, an electric door handle that pops up from the body when touched, and alloy wheels with an eye-catching design, whose diameter ranges from 19 – 21 inches. In addition, a chrome splint runs along the roof, extending from the top of the A-pillar to the rear spoiler.
In addition, there are also LED taillights with 4 horizontal light strips at the car rear. Besides, there is a fixed spoiler on the rear glass, integrated brake lights, and 2 fake exhaust tips under the bumper.
Interior design of Genesis GV60 2022.
Thanks to its large wheelbase, this Korean model comes with a spacious 5-seater interior space. The car is equipped with a large screen on the dashboard, a combination of a digital dashboard and an infotainment screen. Besides, there are 2 screens located in 2 corners, near column A, to display images obtained by external digital cameras.
However, the highlight of this model lies in the crystal ball on the center console. When the car is off, this ball will act as part of the Ambient Lighting system in the interior. When the car turns on, the globe will rotate and the gearshift button will appear.
In particular, Genesis GV60 2022 also has Face Connect and fingerprint facial recognition technology. In particular, Face Connect is a technology to open and close doors with facial recognition, instead of conventional smart locks. After opening the car door with facial recognition, the driver must scan his fingerprint to start and drive away.
Other highlights inside the car include a 17-speaker Bang & Olufsen audio system, the rear seats have enough room for 1.8m tall people to sit comfortably, wireless smartphone charging, glass information display screen. steering wheel, ANC-R active soundproofing technology and software update technology over WiFi.
The engine of the Genesis GV60 2022.
Depending on the version, Genesis GV60 2022 will use different electric motors. In particular, the standard RWD version is equipped with a powerful electric motor of 225 horsepower and maximum torque of 350 Nm. More powerful is the Standard AWD version with 2 electric motors and a full-time 4-wheel drive system. The electric motor on the rear axle produces a maximum capacity of 215 hp while the corresponding figure of the motor on the front axle is 99 hp. In total, the Standard AWD version has a capacity of 314 horsepower and maximum torque of 605 Nm.
The most advanced is the Performance AWD version with 2 electric motors with a total capacity of 429 horsepower and maximum torque of 605 Nm. Compared to the other two versions, the Performance AWD version has the highlight of the Boost Mode feature, which helps the car temporarily increase the maximum capacity to 483 horsepower and maximum torque of 700 Nm in 10 seconds. Thanks to this feature, the Performance AWD version can accelerate from 0-100 km / h in 4 seconds. Meanwhile, the AWD system of this equipment has a Disconnector Actuator System (DAS) feature that helps the driver to freely change the AWD drive system to RWD and vice versa.
Regardless of the equipment version, the Genesis GV60 2022 also uses a 77.4 kWh battery pack. The battery pack allows the standard version to run 451 km after fully charging the battery. Two figures of Standard AWD and Performance AWD versions are 400 km and 368 km, respectively. If the driver uses a 350 kW fast charging system, the time to increase the battery capacity from 10% to 80% is 18 minutes.
Other technologies related to vehicle operation include electronic anti-slip differential lock and Preview Electronic Control Suspension system (Preview ECS). In particular, the Preview ECS system uses the front camera and navigation system to detect things ahead such as a decelerating eel and control the damping force of the suspension to suit the road conditions. It is known that Genesis GV60 2022 uses MacPherson strut suspension in front and 5-link rear suspension.
Safety equipment of Genesis GV60 2022
As a luxury SUV, Genesis GV60 2022 has full safety equipment. In addition to 8 airbags, this model also has active safety systems such as frontal collision avoidance assist, lane keeping assist, blind spot collision avoidance assist, door opening collision avoidance assist, and door opening assist. intelligent speed limit assist, driver distraction warning, high beam assist, position-based intelligent cruise control system, lane traction assist, highway driving assist, Assist with collision avoidance with cross-traffic vehicles when reversing, parking distance warning and intelligent remote parking assist.
After Korea, Genesis GV60 2022 is expected to be sold in many other markets around the world.