5 Cool Issues about 2023 Genesis G80 Electrified | The Every day Drive


The right mix of electrical refinement and excessive luxurious.

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

ClassElectrical Car

Coloration: Capri Blue

Miles pushed: 221

CG Report Card
Room and Consolation A-
Energy and Efficiency A
Match and End A
Gas Financial system A
Worth B
Report-card grades are derived from a consensus of test-driver evaluations. All grades are versus different autos in the identical class. Worth grade is for particular trim degree evaluated, and will not mirror Client Information’s impressions of the complete mannequin lineup.
Huge & Tall Consolation
Huge Man B
Tall Man B+
Huge & Tall consolation scores are for entrance seats solely. “Huge” ranking primarily based on male tester weighing roughly 350 kilos, “Tall” ranking primarily based on 6’6″-tall male tester.
Engine Specs 365 horsepower
Engine Kind 2 electrical motors
Transmission Computerized
Drive Wheels AWD

Battery capability: 87.2 kWh

EPA-estimate MPGe: 105 metropolis/89 hwy/97 mixed

EPA-estimated driving vary: 282 miles

Client Information vary estimate (preferrred circumstances): 282+ miles

Base worth: $79,825 (not together with $1095 vacation spot cost)

Choices on check automobile: Particular paint ($575)

Value as examined: $81,495


Fast Hits

The nice: Premium drive expertise, better-than-average battery vary, trendy and opulent cabin appointments

The great: Spectacular energy, Wonderful audio system, easy-to-use infotainment system

The not so good: Excessive worth, restricted trunk house


Tom Appel:

There are presently three EV fashions within the rising Genesis lineup, two of that are within the well-liked small-crossover phase, the GV60, and the GV70 Electrified. The third mannequin, the G80 Electrified, is a midsize sedan, a luxurious phase that doesn’t benefit from the like it as soon as did. That may be a disgrace, because the G80 EV ranks amongst our favourite electrical luxurious autos.

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

Not like the GV60, which is a stand-alone EV mannequin, the G80 Electrified is a battery-powered model of the spectacular G80, which is powered by both a 4-cylinder or V6 gasoline engine.

And, not like the traditional G80, which is obtainable in three trim ranges ranging in worth from about $50,000 to about $66,000 to start out, the Electrified is obtainable solely in a single, unnamed, very-well outfitted trim. Our check automobile got here to $81,495 together with the vacation spot cost and extra-cost Capri Blue paint. AWD is commonplace. No different choices can be found.

Energy comes from a pair of electrical motors which mix to provide 365 horsepower. The usual and solely battery has a reported capability of 87.2 kWh, good for an EPA estimated 282 miles of driving vary. And, when you’ve got entry to high-speed public charging, the G80 Electrified battery might be introduced from a 10-percent cost to an 80-percent cost in simply 22 minutes.

You possibly can learn our full overview of the G80 Electrified in an earlier analysis. Value noting: There are not any adjustments deliberate for the 2024 Genesis G80 Electrified. Right here we’d like to spotlight 5 cool issues concerning the GV80 Electrified we predict you would possibly recognize. Right here’s the record:


5 Cool Issues about 2023 Genesis G80 Electrified


Higher-Crust Luxurious

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

It might appear counterintuitive to counsel that an $80,000 sedan represents good worth, however the G80 Electrified does simply that. We’ve stated this earlier than relating to Genesis cabins normally: The inside of the G80 wouldn’t disappoint in a Bentley or Rolls-Royce. Not solely are the supplies nearly embarrassingly opulent, however the meeting high quality is outwardly high notch as properly.

Grand-Touring Efficiency

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

Whereas the G80 Electrified shouldn’t be actually sporty, it’s rewarding to drive, within the traditional grand-touring custom. There’s ample energy, responsive steering, and better-than-average dealing with. Though the G80 incorporates a helpful rear-seating space, it will not be mistaken to think about it a modern-era Lincoln Mark V or Cadillac Eldorado. Besides that the G80 handles so significantly better than these vehicles did.

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Severely Comfy

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

This writer is an enormous man, and whereas the entrance door openings of the G80 are just a bit small for him, the in-cabin expertise is high notch. Along with the widely luxurious appointments, the seats are each coddling and long-haul supportive. Moreover, outward visibility in each path is great, decreasing commuting stress. Plus, the Lexicon audio system is so good music lovers will search for excuses to hit the street.

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Finest-Potential EV Expertise

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

With 282-miles of EPA estimated vary, and a 187-kW cost fee, the G80 Electrified is among the many higher performing luxurious EVs accessible immediately. Although there are Hyundai/Kia EVs that can cost extra shortly, Genesis claims the G80 will go from a 10-precent state of cost to 80 % in simply 22 minutes. And, and that is key, this electrical Genesis is fast and clean working, enhancing the general premium-car expertise.

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Avant-Garde Design

2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
2023 Genesis G80 Electrified

Adore it or hate it, the G80 seems like no different automobile on the street. The consensus appears to be love, nevertheless. Each inside and outside the G80 seems sporty, premium, and substantial. A phrase of warning: Strangers in parking heaps will ask you about your automobile. Till extra G80s hit the street, you may be performing as an unpaid Genesis model ambassador.

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2023 Genesis G80 Electrified
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