Genesis broadcast the first images and information of the new G90. The sedan will be the flagship of the new luxury division of Hyundai, and will hit the market during the first half of 2016.
Lor we met a few weeks ago through a few sketches of officers and now the new Genesis G90 already have their first official pictures. This is the first product of the new luxury brand of Hyundai, which has just been introduced into China, where it will be marketed as EQ900.
The new flagship Genesis, is based on the platform modified of the current Hyundai Genesis and you will come to the market as a replacement for the current Equus, posing itself as an alternative to the BMW 7 Series and Mercedes S-Class. On A visual level, the new Genesis G90 adopts the language of design ‘Athletic Elegance’, taking some elements of the prototype Vision G presented a long time ago.
The supply mechanics in Korea will start with an engine V6 of 3.8 liters with a power of 228 HP and 396Nm of torque. In addition there will be a V6 bi-turbo 3.3-liter with 268 HP and 510 Nm of torque, while the versions more equipped to use a V8 engine of 5.0 liters that develops 307 CV and 519 Nm of torque, which allows you toexpediting from 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.7 seconds.
The rear-wheel drive will be standard, although the system of traction to the four wheels H-TRAC will be offered as optional, as the suspension is adaptive with electronic control. In terms of transmissions, there will be an automatic 8 gears.
In terms of safety, the Genesis G90 will offer a large number of systems such as pedestrian detection, headlights-automatic, emergency braking autonomous warning system of blind spot, vision camera 360 degrees, etc, In the interior comfort will be ensured thanks to their seats with electrically adjustable with upholstery in leather and trim elements in wood, information display and entertainment of 12.3 inches, screen of 9.2 inches for the entertainment system in the rear seats and climate control of three areas, among the most notable.
His arrival in the Korean market will take place during the first half of 2016, while the international markets will arrive in the second half of next year.