Genesis G70: now only two pedals

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Genesis G70: now only two pedals

Brand Genesis makes the available your model – sedan G70 – the planned restyling. It was expected that it will take place according to a traditional recipe with the adaptation of the appearance model to a new corporate identity and revision of multimedia technologies, but it seems that the sedan penetrant and a range of powertrains.

According to the publication CarBuzz, during the restyling of the sedan finally lose the manual gearbox, which is offered for G70 in some markets paired with two-liter turbo engine.

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The refusal of the mechanics traditionally associated with its low relevance: according to some, trehpedalnyh Genesis G70 chose no more than 5% of buyers. Thus, the Genesis brand will join the ranks of the premium manufacturers, already deprived of its manual transmission models of this segment on this step decided, say, Mercedes-Benz and BMW.

According to rumors, the exception of the mechanical box from the list of powertrains for the G70 can coincide with the replacement of two-liter turbo engine to a larger engine capacity of 2.5 liters with returns of up to 300 HP it is Expected that Genesis will release an updated G70 to the end of the year, and on sale on the home market the novelty will arrive in the first half of 2021-th.

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