• The electric model of the GV70 sets a standard for luxury electric SUVs
  • Various features, including the Crest Grille with inverted G-Matrix pattern, wheels, and bumpers, have been evolved to achieve optimal aerodynamic efficiency
  • Features an All-Wheel Drive system with individual motors for front and rear wheels, generating a maximum output of 360kW in Boost Mode

  • Today, global luxury automotive brand Genesis officially unveiled the electric model of the GV70 (hereafter, the Electrified GV70) for the first time in the world at Auto Guangzhou 2021.


    Genesis introduced the luxury electric SUV model by hosting a world premiere event at the Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition (hereafter, Auto Guangzhou 2021) in China, which takes place at the China Import and Export Fair Complex from November 19–28, 2021.


    Appearing via video at the world premiere event, Jay Chang, Global Head of the Genesis brand, introduced the brand’s vision for electrification, after which SangYup Lee, Head of Genesis Global Design, discussed the Electrified GV70’s design. Markus Henne, Chief Executive Officer of Genesis Motor China, punctuated the event on site by presenting Genesis’ market strategy for the country.


    “Our global vision to create a sustainable future through electrification is a natural extension of our original commitment that dates back to the launch of Genesis in 2015: the commitment to creating a positive impact in our customers’ lives,” said Jay Chang, Global Head of the Genesis Brand. “I am pleased to reveal another new EV model in China that celebrates our audacious step toward a sustainable future.”


    “We are presenting the Electrified GV70 to engage with youthful and energetic Chinese customers,” said SangYup Lee, Head of Genesis Global Design. “This is more than just a new electrified SUV. It is a statement for Genesis design that marks new territory.”


    “Hosting the world premiere of the Electrified GV70 underscores our commitment to the Chinese market,” said Markus Henne, CEO of Genesis Motor China. “We are excited to welcome the latest Genesis model, which will help us move toward a sustainable future.”


    ■ The Electrified GV70 sets a new standard for luxury electric SUVs


    The Electrified GV70 is built on the heritage of the GV70, inheriting its predecessor’s spacious interior and adding outstanding performance and a host of new technologies designed exclusively for electric vehicles.


    During the event, Genesis showcased an Electrified GV70 with an Atacama Copper Matte exterior.[1] On the exterior, the front fascia displays a careful consideration for aerodynamic efficiency and function. Genesis’ signature Crest Grille has evolved into an aerodynamic crest th...
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482 hp
360 kW kW
0 - 100 km/h (0 - 62 mph):
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