2021 Genesis G80 vs 2021 Genesis G90

2021 Genesis G80 vs 2021 Genesis G90
2021 Genesis G80 2021 Genesis G90


2.5L Turbo I-4 3.3L Turbo V6


300 365

  MPG (City/Highway)

23/32 * 17/24 *

  0-60 mph

5.7 seconds 5.0 seconds

2021 Genesis G80 vs 2021 Genesis G90

Serving Troy, MI

Between their elegance, capabilities, and overall modern appeal, the 2021 Genesis G80, and the Q90 are impressive sedans that deserve a place at the top of your list today. The alluring G80 debuted as an executive car in 2016, and it cruised into its second generation with extensive updates in the 2020 model year. As a full-size luxury sedan, the G90 sits directly above the G80. It has benefitted from a stunning facelift since its debut in 2017. Are you eager to explore these Genesis sedans more thoroughly?


While the 2021 Genesis G80 and its larger sibling are engineered to impress you with their capabilities, they deliver different driving experiences. The G80 has a 300-horsepower, turbo I-4 engine that has the power to jet you up to 60 miles per hour in 5.7 seconds. You can also upgrade to the 375-horsepower, V6 twin-turbo engine. Both come with available all-wheel drive and an eight-speed automatic transmission. The 2021 G90 has a faster rate of acceleration and draws 365 horsepower from a twin-turbo V6, 3.3-liter engine. The V8, the 5.0-liter alternative powertrain produces 420 horsepower.


The stunning design language of current Genesis vehicles is on full display throughout the G80 and the G90. The sleekness of their bodies are both accented by demure accents that run down the sloped hood. They also both have chrome accents and a diamond pattern throughout the grille. The G80 is a smaller vehicle with a dual-bar headlight design. A body-colored accent piece separates these bars of light, and a striking LED beam accompanies both bars. The G80’s side air vents have this same dual-bar design. On the G90, a single LED light bar strikes through each headlight. This single-bar design is also found on the G90’s side air vents.


You can appreciate many of the same interior features in the G80 and the G90. Some of these shared features are premium leather upholstery, ambient lighting, wood trim, smart device integration, and a rotary gear selector. Additional common features are a keyless starter, a surround-view monitor, and cloud-based driving profiles. The G90 adds premium features like a heads-up display screen, a Lexicon audio system, a rear entertainment system, and a few other items.

You can continue your research on the G80 and the G90 with a test drive with help from our associates at Genesis of Troy. Schedule time for your visit by contacting our sales department today.

* All figures are EPA estimates. For comparison only. Your actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and vehicle's condition.