Flash Drive

2017 Genesis G90

Model Tested: 2017 Genesis G90 RWD 3.3T Premium

The 2017 Genesis G90 has handsome, contemporary styling and outstanding high-tech lighting.

Engine: 3.3-liter V-6 turbo, 365 horsepower 376 lb-ft torque

Transmission: 8-speed automatic transmission, rear-wheel-drive

EPA Rating: 17-mpg city/24-mpg highway/20-mpg combined

Base Price: $68,100

As Tested: $69,050


Silky smooth, very powerful V-6

Luxurious highway ride

Great head-up display

Passable fuel economy—our best was 25.1 mpg

The 2017 Genesis G90 is a great road car that’s loaded with innovative safety features.

Blind spot and lane departure warnings

Parking assist

Eco, Smart, Sport, and Individual driving modes

Electronic damping control suspension

Automatic emergency braking

Pedestrian detection


Luxurious comfort and space throughout

22-way power adjustable driver’s seat

16-way power adjustable front passenger seat

3-temperature heated and cooled seats

Heated steering wheel

Power tilt/telescopic steering column

The Genesis G90 interior is a high point, especially the right rear seat with its more than ample legroom.

Limo-like rear seating amenities

Huge rear armrest

Rear controls for HVAC and audio system


Large, long front door bins

Medium size console bin

Medium rear door bins

Large trunk

Flat floor

6-inch lift-over

Cargo loops

Hooks for grocery bags

Huge speakers in doors

The huge rear armrest is loaded with comfort and audio controls.

Incredible sound system

LED theater style interior lighting

Front seat wireless device charger

WOW Factors:

Handsome, luxury sedan styling

Oversized rear door openings

Power rear and rear side window shades

Limo-like rear seat room

Symphony hall quality sound system

Dynamic bending headlights

Excellent high-tech safety features

The Genesis G90 front seats are ultra comfortable and spacious. Materials are first class.


No trunk pass-through

Odd Park button in front of shifter

Electronic E-brake on left side of dashboard

Owners manual crowds glovebox

Bottom Line:

The 2017 Genesis G90 is the new luxury brand launched by Hyundai to compete with well-established brands such as Lexus, Infiniti, Mercedes, and Acura. The opening salvo is a strong one. Luxury, performance, and safety are all top shelf. The right rear seat is the best seat in the venue. The

The Genesis G90 has oversized rear doors for exceptional access.

front passenger seat can be moved up and folded for NBA star legroom. The Genesis G90 is a solid car and a very solid value.