Genesis has confirmed pricing and specs for its newest EV mannequin – the Electrified GV70.
The battery-powered model of the mid-sized SUV is on the market to order now, priced from £64,405, and can go head-to-head with the Jaguar I-Tempo, Audi E-Tron and Mercedes EQC.
The GV70 was launched with petrol and diesel engines final yr however this new variant marks the newest step within the model’s shift to an all-electric line-up by 2025.
Meaning a twin motor, all-wheel-drive association with as much as 483bhp (in increase mode) and a 77.4kWh battery.
That ought to present as much as 283 miles of driving vary on a single cost and, due to its 800V structure, the GV70 options ultra-rapid charging of as much as 350kW. That may enable homeowners to cost the battery from 10 to 80% in simply 18 minutes at a suitable charger.
The GV70 shall be provided in a single Sport trim line within the UK, with eight curated choices packs and a handful of particular person choices to select from.
All fashions come geared up with a set of superior driver aids, a widescreen 14.5-inch infotainment show, leather-based upholstery, adaptable suspension with camera-based street preview and a selected E-Terrain mode for unhealthy climate circumstances.
Choices packages vary from a Lexicon sound system improve with energetic noise cancellation to extra superior driver help that includes distant parking help and a Nappa leather-based improve that brings makes use of higher-grade leather-based and recycled materials across the cabin.
Particular person choices embrace new 20-inch alloys, aluminum exterior trim and a fingerprint reader linked to particular person driver profiles.
Dominique Boesch, Managing Director for Genesis Motor Europe, commented: “Delivering the core Genesis values of premium efficiency, intuitive know-how and unrivalled luxurious, Electrified GV70 additionally gives distinctive versatility and an electrical expertise that calls for no compromise from prospects. Electrified GV70 is the third electrical car from Genesis this yr, and underlines our dedication to sustainability as we transfer in the direction of our purpose of being carbon impartial by 2035”
Orders for the Electrified GV70 are open now, with first buyer deliveries anticipated in October 2022.