New Genesis G70

See How the Genesis G70 Compares to its Top Competition in McKinney, TX

The Genesis G70 compact sedan debuted recently and currently awaits Texas luxury shoppers at Genesis of McKinney. This compact sedan earned plenty of accolades after it first debuted for its luxury, high-tech features, safety, and overall drivability. You have many choices for your next luxury car, and we want to make the decision a bit easier for you by showing you how the new Genesis G70 stacks up against its worthy challengers here in McKinney, TX. Read on to see the Genesis G70 take on its opponents in the compact luxury sedan market, then schedule a test drive and visit us today here at Genesis of McKinney on N Central Expressway.

Genesis G70 vs BMW 3 Series

We begin with the BMW 3 Series, one of many series of sedans from the BMW brand and a worthy challenger overall with its engine performance.

  • Interior: The Genesis G70 measures slightly wider than the BMW 3 Series sedan and, thus, offers more hip room and shoulder room for backseat passengers.
  • Safety: The 3 Series falls short in providing some basic safety features, such as front seatbelt height adjustment and active front head restraints, both of which come standard on the Genesis G70.
  • Convenience: The Genesis G70 also comes standard with other conveniences and aesthetic bonuses like a rear spoiler, remote fuel door release, and available memory setting.
  • Price: The starring when adjustment memory settingG70 gives you all of these standard conveniences for a lower starting price, more than $5,000 less than the starting price of the BMW 3-Series.
BMW 3-Series

Genesis G70 vs Mercedes-Benz C-Class

The Mercedes-Benz brand might command a popular following, but the popular choice does not necessarily equate the best choice.

  • Price: The Genesis G70 begins at a more comfortable price, well under $6,000 than the starting price of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class. The Genesis G70 even offers more conveniences for this low price.
  • Warranty: This compact sedan from Genesis comes backed by several comprehensive warranties, including a 120-month/100,000-mile Powertrain Limited Warranty. The warranties from Mercedes-Benz cover their cars for the same duration: 48 months/50,000 miles, whichever occurs first.
  • Interior: As the Genesis G70 measures wider with a longer track length than its competition from Mercedes-Benz, giving it more front head, leg, and shoulder room for you and your copilot to enjoy.
  • Convenience: Even for its lower starting price, the Genesis G70 comes standard with a few extra conveniences unavailable on the Mercedes C-Class sedan, such as remote fuel door release, speed-sensitive volume control, and even speed-sensitive windshield wipers.
Mercedes-Benz C-Class

Genesis G70 vs Audi A4

Audi continues to remain a leader in and technology, but you might find their top sedan, the Audi A4, lacking in plenty of other important qualities.

  • Performance: The base engine of the Genesis G70 generates up to 252 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque with more robust options available. The Audi A4 offers another powerful engine option, but its base generates 188 horsepower and 236 pound-feet.
  • Drivetrain: Any performance enthusiast can tell you about the benefits of rear-wheel drive when it comes to speed and acceleration. The Genesis G70 comes standard with front-wheel drive, with all-wheel drive available on all trims. The Audi A4 offers front-wheel drive, with its all-wheel-drive system only available on higher trims for an extra fee.
  • Interior: As the larger of the two compact sedans, the new Genesis G70 offers considerably more headroom, legroom, and hip room for you and all four of your passengers.
  • Warranty: The basic warranty from Genesis covers the G70 for 60 months/60,000 miles, with a 120-month/100,000-mile powertrain warranty covering engine-related components. Audi offers both of these warranties for the Audi A4 but for a considerably shorter duration: 48 months/50,000 miles.
Audi A4

Genesis G70 vs Lexus IS

As with Mercedes-Benz, the Lexus brand certainly enjoys a cult following for its luxury, but Genesis might give these loyal customers a run for their money.

  • Performance: Through its standard turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine, the new Genesis G70 meets the challenges of the day, generating 252 total horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. The base I4 engine of the Lexus IS generates 241 horsepower and 258 pound-feet.
  • Fuel Economy: The Genesis G70 even offers a great deal of fuel efficiency, especially for city drivers, traveling up to 22 mpg in the city through its base engine. The base engine of the Lexus IS enables this car to travel up to 21 mpg in the city.
  • Interior: The Lexus IS falls short in overall interior space, with a passenger volume of only 90 cubic feet. The Genesis G70 offers a roomier interior than the average compact sedan at 94 cubic feet of passenger volume, with plenty of legroom for both the front and back rows.
  • Warranty: Just like its predecessors from the other brands, the standard warranties from Lexus cover the IS for considerably shorter time, with a 48-month/50,000-mile basic warranty and a 72-month/70,000-mile powertrain warranty.
Lexus IS

Genesis G70 vs INFINITI Q50

Finally, we arrive at the INFINITI Q50, another exclusive sedan from an exclusive brand.

  • Conveniences: Despite its exclusivity, the INFINITI Q50 lacks many of the features standard o the Genesis G70, including a power moonroof, exterior mirror memory, a universal garage door remote, and front power-adjustable seating with memory settings. Most of these cost extra on the Q50.
  • Price: Despite this severe lack of conveniences, the INFINITI Q50 still starts at a higher starting price, just about a full $1,000 more than the Genesis G70. This starting price only increases with the more upgrades you give the sedan.
  • Fuel Economy: The INFINITI Q50 delivers a bit more horsepower with its standard engine, but falls short in fuel economy, traveling up to 20 mpg in the city and 29 mpg on the highway. By contrast, the Genesis G70 travels up to 22 mpg in the city and 30 mpg on the highway.
  • Warranty: Genesis firmly plants itself as a superior choice when it comes to warranty coverage, with a 60-month/60,000-mile Basic Warranty and a 120-month/100,000-mile Powertrain Warranty. He basic warranty from INFINITI covers the Q50 got up to 48-months/60,000 miles while its powertrain warranty covers the sedan's engine for 72-months/70,000 miles.
INFINITI Q50

Test Drive the Genesis G70 Today

Against its top challengers, drivers may find the Genesis G70 offers them more value, and even a lower starting price overall. If you want to enjoy more luxury and more protection for your investment, then the Genesis G70 should present your best choice in the compact luxury sedan market.

We invite shoppers near the greater McKinney, TX area to test drive the new Genesis G70 today. You may schedule a test drive by contacting Genesis of McKinney online or over the phone. We look forward to meeting you!