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Genesis Electrified GV70 showcased at Guangzhou motor present | Autocar India

Written by Rashmi

Revealed On Nov 25, 2021 08:00:00 AM

The Genesis Electrified GV70 is powered by a 482hp dual-motor set-up with four-wheel drive; fees from 10-80 % in simply 18 minutes.

Hyundai’s luxurious model Genesis has showcased the Electrified GV70 on the Guangzhou motor present. The ICE-powered Genesis GV70 is definitely based mostly on the Hyundai Tucson and now this all-electric variant comes with a most output of 482hp and a variety of greater than 500km. Genesis claims the brand new Electrified GV70 will set “a brand new normal for luxurious electrical SUVs”.

  • Genesis claims a driving vary of greater than 500km for electrified GV70
  • Prices from 10-80 % in simply 18 minutes utilizing a fast charger
  • Sprints from 0-100kph in simply 4.5 seconds in Increase mode

Genesis Electrified GV70: what’s it?

The all-electric GV70 is powered by two electrical motors, one on every axle, thereby giving it four-wheel-drive functionality. Every electrical motor produces 214hp and 350Nm of torque on every axle. Most energy output is pegged at 482hp and 700Nm, leading to a 0-100kph time of 4.5sec when the SUV is in Increase mode.

Genesis claims a aggressive vary of greater than 500km and an estimated real-world determine of 399km, in line with Korean EV certification requirements. The Electrified GV70 could be charged from 10-80 % in simply 18 minutes when utilizing a 350kW fast charger.

It will likely be the primary Genesis mannequin to be fitted with a brand new E-Terrain mode for improved driving in tougher environments. A number of different modifications have come to enhance the driving expertise, too, together with a system that reduces street noise and digital management suspension that adapts based mostly on information collected by a front-mounted digicam.

One-pedal driving can also be potential, because of sensible regenerative braking. The present automobile’s Glacier White inside incorporates a host of eco-friendly supplies. By way of design, nevertheless, there isn’t a lot separating the electrified GV70 from its ICE sibling, the one distinction being a brand new sealed-off grille, barely revised bumpers and new design for the alloy wheels.

The Electrified GV70 is one in every of 5 automobiles the Hyundai-owned luxurious model is presenting in Guangzhou, alongside the G70 sedan, G70 property, G80 sedan and GV80 SUV.

Genesis for India

As we’ve got beforehand reported in 2019, Genesis was trying to enter the Indian market, with its first mannequin slated to be an SUV. The Korean model presently has 4 SUVs on sale globally – the GV60, above-mentioned GV70, new Electrified GV70 and the GV80. Whereas there isn’t a affirmation relating to which might be the primary mannequin to enter our market, the Genesis G80 sedan was noticed on Indian roads earlier this yr.

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