Next-gen Genesis G80 to start at $48,725

Luxury upstart Genesis has priced its upcoming-era 2021 G80 midsize sport sedan from $forty eight,725, such as shipping, when it goes on sale in the summer, undercutting German rivals in the difficult phase by packing the Korean challenger with substantial common equipment, two engine selections and a new search.

The foundation product will occur common with rear-wheel travel, a turbocharged four-cylinder engine with 300 hp, a 14.5-inch infotainment touch display screen and an substantial suite of safety equipment. It comes in Regular, Advanced and Status trims. All-wheel travel is an alternative. The best four-cylinder product starts off at $60,175 with shipping, Genesis reported.

The starting off price for the six-cylinder model with a 375-hp motor is $60,125 with shipping and comes in Regular and Status trim levels, along with optional all-wheel travel. The very best trim with awd starts off at $68,675 such as shipping. Metallic and pearl paint colors are a standalone $four hundred alternative, Genesis reported.

A best rival, the BMW 5 Series, starts off at $54,895 with shipping and comes with a turbocharged, four-cylinder engine making 248 hp. The Mercedes-Benz E350 with a turbo four-cylinder engine making 255 hp starts off at $fifty five,045 such as shipping.