In our short history, we’ve won the praise of the automotive media and the industry’s most prestigious awards. Now for the fourth consecutive year, Genesis has ranked highest among all premium automotive brands in the J.D. Power U.S. Initial Quality Study,* as well as highest in Long-Term Quality in the J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study.* It’s a genuine honor, and a reflection of Genesis’ driver-first approach to our vehicles and ownership experience.
GENESIS BRAND AWARDS AND ACCOLADES
2020 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+
We are honored to announce that as of March 2020, Genesis is the only brand in the industry with an IIHS Top Safety Pick+* on all of our vehicles. A reflection of our driver-first approach, Genesis accolades also include nods from NACTOY, GOOD DESIGN®* and more, alongside an impressive list of automotive media.
AUTOPACIFIC® MOST SATISFYING PREMIUM BRAND, 2018 GENESIS BRAND
An industry benchmark, the AutoPacific®* 2018 VSAs are based on survey responses from over 58,000 owners. In just our second year in the market, Genesis won top luxury brand, achieving the highest brand satisfaction score to date. AutoPacific President George Peterson stated, "In just two years, Genesis has reached a level of owner satisfaction unattained by more established luxury brands."
#1 RANKED LUXURY BRAND IN INITIAL AND LONG-TERM QUALITY
For the fourth consecutive year, we’re proud to announce that Genesis has ranked highest among all premium automotive brands in the J.D. Power U.S. Initial Quality Study,* and has also been named Highest Ranked Luxury Brand in Long-Term Quality with the lowest rate of reported problems among luxury brands in the J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study.*
Have the confidence to conquer every corner, on or off the track, with G70. With a rush of power from its turbocharged powertrain and sport-tuned chassis, G70 constantly does what it does best. Find the next limit.
The J.D. Power 2020 Initial Quality Study (IQS)* is the industry benchmark for new-vehicle quality. The study measures components that fail and features that are difficult to use. We’re proud that the Genesis G70 received the lowest rate of reported problems among compact premium cars for the second consecutive year.
2020 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+
IIHS tests are based on two essential criteria: how well a vehicle protects its occupants in the unfortunate event of a crash and technology that can prevent a crash or lessen its severity. So, we are pleased that the 2020 G70 excels in these areas and has been named an IIHS Top Safety Pick+* for vehicles built after December 2019.
2020 WOMEN’S CHOICE AWARD®- BEST LUXURY SEDAN FOR SAFETY
The Women’s Choice Award* for Safety reflects the recommendations of a national study of women, who consider a range of criteria and command more than $80 billion in automotive purchasing power. For the Genesis G70: Best Luxury Sedan for Safety Under $50k award, women surveyed allocated points for the number of safety features in each car, with the G70 finishing as one of the Best Cars in 2020.
THE GENESIS G70, 2019 NORTH AMERICAN CAR OF THE YEAR™
We’re honored to be 2019 North American Car of the Year™. One of the most highly regarded accolades in the auto industry, this competition awards excellence in innovation, design, safety, performance, technology, driver satisfaction and value. A panel of 47 independent automotive experts chose the G70 for this distinction from among dozens of new or substantially changed 2019 models.
AUTOPACIFIC® BEST IN CLASS IDEAL VEHICLE ASPIRATIONAL LUXURY CAR, 2019 GENESIS G70
AutoPacific's Ideal Vehicle Award measures the fusion between expectation and reality. The 2019 Genesis G70 was recognized as the top aspirational luxury car with buyers who are driving their "ideal" vehicle. Regarding the award, AutoPacific* stated, “Owners don’t want them bigger, smaller, faster or more fuel efficient. This shows that planners, designers and engineers understand buyers and have provided a product closely targeted to their needs and desires.”
A 2018 GOOD DESIGN® AWARD WINNER
The 2019 Genesis G70 has been named a 2018 GOOD DESIGN®* Award winner. The program was established to create awareness about contemporary design, honoring both products and industry leaders in design and manufacturing that have chartered new directions for innovation. Genesis joins leading transportation, electronic, consumer and lifestyle product brands in receiving this honor.
Defined by athletic styling, exhilarating performance, spacious interior, plus our most advanced technology and safety features, the G80 has been lauded as everything a midsize luxury sedan should be.
The J.D. Power U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS)* focuses on problems experienced by original owners of 3-year-old vehicles. We’re proud that the Genesis G80 has been named Most Dependable Midsize Premium Car with the lowest rate of reported problems over time.
2020 IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+
IIHS tests are based on two essential criteria: how well a vehicle protects its occupants in the unfortunate event of a crash, and technology that can prevent a crash or lessen its severity. So, we are pleased that the 2020 G80 excels in these areas and has been named an IIHS Top Safety Pick+*.
2020 WOMEN’S CHOICE AWARD® - BEST LUXURY SEDAN FOR RELIABILITY & OVERALL
The Women’s Choice Award* reflects the recommendations of a national study of women, who consider a range of criteria and command more than $80 billion in automotive purchasing power. This year G80 took home awards for Best Luxury Sedan for Reliability and Overall Under $50k, which weighs a variety of factors including safety, comfort, convenience, fuel economy and more.
2020 NHTSA 5-STAR OVERALL SAFETY RATING
For more than 30 years, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has set the standard for automotive safety, making it easier for drivers to choose safer vehicles. Genesis shares this commitment to safety first and that has resulted in the NHTSA* bestowing its highest rating on the 2020 G80.
Our flagship, full-size sedan is the utmost expression of refined luxury. Its immediate and enthusiastic recognition, including the highest score ever in AutoPacific’s 2017 survey, may have caught some by surprise, but clearly not G90 owners.
IIHS tests are based on two essential criteria: how well a vehicle protects its occupants in the unfortunate event of a crash, and technology that can prevent a crash or lessen its severity. So, we are pleased that the 2020 G90 excels in these areas and has been named an IIHS Top Safety Pick+*.
2018 AUTOPACIFIC® BEST IN CLASS VEHICLE SATISFACTION LUXURY CAR
The 2019 Genesis G90 received top billing for the second consecutive year, being named AutoPacific®* Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction Luxury Car. An industry benchmark, the Vehicle Satisfaction Awards identify the most satisfying vehicles on the market, measuring owners’ satisfaction with their new vehicles.