The 2022 G70 is a luxury sports sedan that demonstrates that Genesis is a rival that stands toe-to-toe with competitors. Buyers who purchase the G70 at dealers like the Anaheim area Genesis dealership can expect to get outstanding performance and a luxurious cabin at a price that represents a great value compared with rivals such as the BMW 3-series and the Mercedes-Benz C-class. The 2022 Genesis G70 provides a fun ride, especially when carving curves. Its exceptional handling and powerful engines make it one of the segment’s sportiest offerings.
For 2022, the Genesis gives the G70 a makeover that includes updated exterior styling and enhanced technology features. According to the Genesis dealership near Anaheim, the G70 also gets a new, larger infotainment display.
The 2022 Genesis G70 is offered in three trim levels: 2.0T, 3.3T and 3.3T Launch Edition. The G70 2.0T is powered by a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine generating 252 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. The 3.3T and 3.3T Launch Edition models are equipped with a twin-turbocharged 3.3-liter V6 powerplant developing 365 hp and 376 lb-ft of torque. Both blocks are coupled to an eight-speed automatic gearbox. The G70 gets standard rear-wheel drive and available all-wheel drive. In Car and Driver testing, the Genesis 3.3T with rear-wheel drive made the sprint to 60 mph from off the line in a mere 4.7 seconds.
Even the notoriously critical automotive reviewers shower the 2022 Genesis G70 with praise. Motor Trend writes.
“In just a few years of existence, Genesis has established itself as a serious threat to longtime luxury automakers, and its strong momentum continues from an improving and expanding lineup. That all started with the G70, which picked its fights with our Golden Calipers on its hood. Now, honed dynamics, refined styling, and a slate of useful new features renew the G70’s appeal. It strikes an excellent balance between performance and comfort...”
The base G70 2.0T trim comes with a wealth of standard features, including 18-inch alloy wheels, keyless entry and ignition, LED headlights, simulated leather upholstery, power-adjustable front seats, heated front seats, a hands-free trunk opener and dual-zone automatic climate control. The infotainment system comes with a 10.25-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, an audio system with six speakers, and a navigation system.
Advanced safety features that come standard include adaptive cruise control, forward collision mitigation, lane keeping assist, blind-spot monitoring with rear cross-traffic alert, driver attention warning, a rear-seat reminder, and a rear passenger safe-exit system.
The 2022 Genesis G70 was named a Top Safety Pick+ by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the organization’s highest designation. This safety label includes the best rating of Good in all collision tests. As of this writing, the 2022 G70 hasn’t been rated by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2021 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.