The 2022 Genesis G90 is the best of both worlds when it comes to both price and style. Even with it’s lower cost when compared to rival brands, the G90 spares no expense in giving drivers a luxurious time. The cabin is spacious and lined with advanced infotainment features. The safety system and driver-assistive features all come as standard to the whole lineup. Although turning can be a bit sluggish, the engine delivers the punch you expect out of a luxury sedan. This 2022 Genesis G90 review will go into the specs and features that make it such an alluring choice for luxury sedan wanters.
The 2022 Genesis G90 sees no major changes to its design or the features they have on offer. However, the brand has made it known that they plan a major redesign for the 2023 model.
The 2022 Genesis G90 price point is split between the two powertrain options: Premium and Ultimate. The former is available with a 3.3-Liter V6 powertrain while the latter makes use of a 5.0T V8 powertrain. Both models also come with a wide selection of cosmetic features that do a lot for personalizing your car. Below is our summary of the starting MSRPs of the 2022 Genesis G90. Take note that this doesn’t include any options from the 2022 Genesis G90 color range or any other accessory options:
|2022 Genesis G90 Premium (3.3T RWD)||$74,950*|
|2022 Genesis G90 Premium (3.3T AWD)||$77,450*|
|2022 Genesis G90 Ultimate (5.0T RWD)||$78,700*|
|2022 Genesis G90 Ultimate (5.0T AWD)||$81,200*|
Depending on your location, the 2022 Genesis G90 lease price may vary. This is due to the difference in packages offered by the dealers within your area. Make sure to check out their official site to see what offers you can avail of.
The 2022 Genesis G90 specs sheet details the difference between the 3.3T powertrain and the 5.0T powertrain. The former makes use of a V6 engine that’s capable of around 365 horsepower in both rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive setups. The latter, being the 5.0T powertrain, uses a V8 engine that jumps the power output all the way up to 420 horsepower and produces around 383 pounds-feet of torque. Genesis offers the new G90 in both rear-wheel and all-wheel drive setups. This is paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission which comes as standard on all models. Other standard features include an Intelligent Drive Mode, a system which offers the following drive modes: Comfort, Sport, Eco, and Custom. Next is the brand’s Adaptive Control Suspension system which allows drivers to make use of different suspension settings to optimize control over their vehicle. It uses sensors to automatically adjust itself according to road conditions near-instantaneously. Shock absorbers are adjusted through distinct channels meant for rebound and compression.
FUEL EFFICIENT & ACTUAL MPG
The brand has released some information on the EPA mileage ratings of the Genesis G90. Currently, the 3.3T variants show the most promise as they top the combined MPG rating. The Genesis G90 5.0T in rear-wheel drive follows closely, making it a potential choice for those who want a bit more power. The most powerful trim level, the 5.0T AWD, sits at 18 MPG combined.
|Trim Mileage Estimates||City/mpg||Highway/mpg||Combined/mpg|
|2022 Genesis G90 3.3T (RWD)||17||24||19|
|2022 Genesis G90 3.3T (AWD)||17||24||20|
|2022 Genesis G90 5.0T (RWD)||16||24||19|
|2022 Genesis G90 5.0T (AWD)||16||23||18|
INTERIOR, SOLACE & BAGGAGE
The 2022 Genesis G90 interior is nothing short of marvelous when it comes to the level of detail achieved here. This new model comes with new design elements and high-quality materials, poising itself as a great competitor against other luxury sedans. For passenger space, the G90 can sit 5 passengers with drivers enjoying a 22-way power adjustable seat. It comes with Smart Posture Care, a system designed to adjust your seating position to one that’s most optimal for you. We’ve yet to be shown the full extent of the Genesis G90’s cargo space. As of now, the only information released is the presence of a hands-free smart power trunk. Drivers can simply stand next to the rear trunk for 3 seconds with the key fob to activate this system.
The 2022 Genesis G90 holds a vast array of technologies which are meant to immerse the driver within a luxurious driving experience. For the infotainment suite, the G90 boasts a dual-screen system for the rear passengers to use. The front passengers have a large HD display for navigating the system and adjusting key settings as they see fit. Voice commands can also be used should they want a more hands-free experience. The standard audio system on the Genesis G90 consists of a 17-speaker setup sourced from Lexicon. It produces an output of 900 watts and comes with Quantum Logic Surround sound. This makes sure that every passenger can enjoy their songs in the best way possible.
The IIHS, a top authority in car safety, has rated the 2021 model of the G90 as one of the organization’s TOP SAFETY PICK+. Genesis aims to continue this level of passenger safety with the 2022 model. The safety suite of the Genesis G90 is outfitted with the latest in safety features and driver-assistive technologies. Standard features include a forward collision-avoidance assist, a blind-spot view monitor, driver attention warning system, and a lane-keeping and following assist.
Compared to the brand’s rivals, Genesis offers some of the longest lasting terms when it comes to their warranty coverage. The limited warranty plan spans for 5 years or the first 60,000 miles driven, whichever comes first. The powertrain warranty lasts for 10 years and has a mileage limit of 100,000 miles driven. One great addition to this is Genesis’ complimentary maintenance perk which spans for 3 years with a mileage limit of 36,000 miles.