Genesis G90 Vs. BMW 7 Series: Interior, Performance, And Dimensions

Genesis G90 Vs. BMW 7 Series
New Genesis G90 For Sale

If you are shopping for a new four-door luxury sedan, you probably want to compare the Genesis G90 vs. BMW 7 Series to find out the differences between these two models. If so, you're in luck. Our team has assembled a review and comparison of these new luxury sedans for sale.

After you learn more about how the new 2022 Genesis G90 compares to BMW 7 Series sedans, we're confident you'll be ready to buy one or choose from our Genesis G90 lease offers available at our dealership. Schedule your test drive today to explore this exciting new model in person.

Genesis G90 vs. BMW 7 Series Specs and Pricing

For us to compare the Genesis G90 to BMW 7 Series models, we'll need to begin with the starting lineup. The new 2022 Genesis G90 and BMW 7 Series both offer a menu of available trim styles to choose from, so let's see which vehicle gives you more of the options and value you're looking for.

When you choose to lease or buy the new Genesis G90, you'll discover luxurious technologies that go above and beyond. Opt for the available dual-screen rear entertainment system if you have rear passengers you'd like to keep entertained.

Up front, you and your co-pilot can enjoy the large HD infotainment display that keeps your key settings a touch away. Voice commands give you the freedom to change radio stations, open/close windows, and adjust climate controls while you keep both hands on the wheel and your eyes on the road.

The cabin also boasts a 12.3-inch high-definition display. Thanks to the screen's split-screen capability, you can simultaneously check audio/visual data, navigation, and real-time traffic flow. And that's definitely a good thing since the new Genesis G90 comes with a premium Lexicon® 17-speaker audio system, which sends 900 watts through high-efficiency speakers for an immersive listening experience from every seat.

The new BMW 7 Series also features a rear-seat entertainment system, but the Harman Kardon® Surround Sound Audio System only puts out 464 watts and comes up short with 16 speakers.

When comparing the new 2022 Genesis G90 to other first-class luxury sedans, the BMW 7 Series is certainly a natural place to start. Now that we know more about the features of the new Genesis G90 and the 2022 BMW 740i, let's look at some performance stats.

2022 Genesis G90
2022 Genesis G90
Engine: 3.3L V6 Automatic Transmission RWD
Horsepower: 365-hp @ 6,000 rpm
0-60: 5.4 seconds
Torque: 376 lb-ft
Cargo capacity: 15.7 cu. ft.
EPA Fuel Economy, combined/city/highway (mpg): 19 / 16 / 24
# of Passengers: 5
Length: 204.9 inches
Width: 75.4 inches
Height: 58.9 inches
Interior Passenger Volume: 113.2 cu. ft
2022 BMW 7 series
2022 BMW 7 series
Engine: 3.0L TwinPower Turbo DOHC I-6 24V
Horsepower: 335 hp @ 5500 rpm
0-60: 6.5 seconds
Torque: 330 lb-ft
Cargo capacity: 18.2 cu. ft.
EPA Fuel Economy, combined/city/highway (mpg): 25 / 22 / 29
# of Passengers: 5
Length: 207.4 inches
Width: 74.9 inches
Height: 58.2 inches
Interior Passenger Volume: 98.1 cu. ft

BMW 7 Series vs. Genesis G90 Performance

The 2022 Genesis G90 3.3T RWD comes standard with a 3.3-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that puts out 365 horsepower and 376 pound-feet of torque. That engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters to produce an EPA-estimated 17/24/19 mpg1 (City/Highway/Combined).

If you're looking for the new Genesis G90 with the most performance, the 2022 Genesis G90 5.0 RWD and 2022 Genesis G90 5.0 AWD are both powered by a 5.0-liter V8 that delivers 420 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque.

Under the hood of the 2022 BMW 740i, you'll find a 3-liter engine. This twin-turbocharged V8 only puts out 335 horsepower, which is less power than the base model 2022 Genesis G90 3.3T RWD (the Genesis G90, you'll recall, puts out 365 horsepower). The BMW 740i has a similar powertrain with an 8-speed automatic transmission that comes with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters.

When it comes to acceleration performance, the BMW 740i will take you from 0-60 mph in an estimated 5.3 seconds. The 2022 Genesis G90 is faster than the BMW 7 Series, only needing 5.0 seconds to jump from 0-60 mph.2

BMW 7 Series vs. Genesis G90 Interior Room and Dimensions

The 2022 Genesis G90 sits on a 124.4-inch wheelbase and has an overall length of 204.9 inches. This new four-door sedan measures 75.4 inches wide and 58.9 inches in height to provide comfortable seating for all five occupants.

The new Genesis G90 interior provides 41.1 inches of front headroom, 46.3 inches of front legroom, and 59.1 inches of front shoulder room. Second-row passengers will also ride in style and comfort, thanks to the 38 inches of rear headroom, 37.8 inches of rear legroom, and 57.9 inches of rear shoulder room.

What does all that mean? It means you'll have 113.2 cubic feet of interior passenger volume, which is more than the 98.1 cubic feet of passenger room in the 2022 BMW 7 Series.

Which Is More Spacious, the Genesis G90 or the BMW 7 Series?

The new BMW 7 Series is 207.4 inches long, 74.9 inches wide, and 58.2 inches tall, which means it's a little longer, skinnier, and shorter than the Genesis G90. Driver headroom is 39.9 inches, which is less than the Genesis G90. The 41.4 inches of front legroom and 59.2 inches of shoulder room are comparable to the 2022 Genesis G90, but there is more rear legroom for second-row passengers in the BMW than the Genesis. Overall, spaciousness is quite similar between these two models, but the 2022 Genesis G90 beats out the new BMW 7 Series in all the areas where it counts the most.

Frequently Asked Questions

If you're comparing the Genesis G90 vs. BMW 7 Series features, passenger room, and performance, you'll quickly see where the Genesis G90 beats the competition. The Genesis G90 produces more horsepower than the BMW 7 Series and accelerates faster when going from 0-60 mph. The Genesis G90 also has a premium audio system that puts out more watts than the BMW 740i and has more speakers for an immersive audio experience.

The new 2022 Genesis G90 and BMW 740i both come with twin-turbocharged engines, but the Genesis G90 produces more horsepower and accelerates faster from 0-60 mph. If you're looking for the new luxury sedan with the most available horsepower within your budget, be sure to take a spin inside the new 2022 Genesis G90 3.3T and Genesis G90 5.0 models.

Thanks to its 3.3-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that provides 365 horsepower, puts out 376 pound-feet of torque, and pairs with an eight-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters, the Genesis G90 is faster than the BMW 740i. The Genesis G90 will reach 60 mph from a full stop in 5.0 seconds flat, while the BMW 740i needs 5.3 seconds to go from 0-60 mph.

1All figures are EPA estimates. For comparison only. Your actual mileage will vary with options, driving conditions, driving habits and vehicle's condition.

2According to Car and Driver.

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