Compare The Genesis GV70 & GV80

If you're looking at the first-ever Genesis SUV and are thinking of upgrading your current ride to either a 2021 GV80 or the 2022 GV70, it's a good idea to compare Genesis GV70 vs. GV80 features, specs, and performance characteristics.

After you learn about the dynamic performance capabilities and athletic styling cues offered with these new Genesis SUVs for sale, it will be time to reserve your Genesis GV70 and apply for lease offers.


2021 Genesis GV70
Price, base: Starting at $41,000
Engine: 300-hp, 3.5-liter twin-turbo
0-60: N/A
MPG: 22 city / 28 hwy
Seats:5
Length: 185.6"
Width: 75.2"
Total passenger room: N/A
Fuel tank size: 17.4 gal
Interior benefits:
  • AM/FM/XM Radio
  • GPS with navigation system
  • Apple Car Play and Android Auto
  • 14.5-inch touchscreen display
  • 9-speaker audio system
  • Genesis Connected Services
  • Bluetooth hands-free phone system
Shop Model: New Genesis GV70 For Sale

2021 Genesis GV80
New 2021 Genesis GV80

Price, base: Starting at $48,900
Engine: 300-hp, 2.5-liter 4 cylinder
0-60: 6 seconds
MPG: 21 city / 25 hwy
Seats:5
Length: 194.7"
Width: 77.8"
Total passenger room: 108.7 cu. ft.
Fuel tank size: 21.1 gal
Interior benefits:
  • AM/FM/XM Radio
  • GPS with navigation system
  • Apple Car Play and Android Auto
  • 14.5-inch touchscreen display
  • 12-speaker audio system
  • Genesis Connected Services
  • Bluetooth hands-free phone system
Shop Model: New Genesis GV80 For Sale

Genesis GV70 vs. Genesis GV80 Trim Models

To help you narrow down your search between the Genesis GV70 vs. GV80, let's look at a Genesis GV70 and Genesis GV80 comparison to understand the features and options offered by both of these five-seater SUVs for sale.

When it comes to fuel economy, the Genesis GV80 delivers an EPA-estimated 21/25 mpg1 (city/highway). The 2022 Genesis GV70 provides owners with a slightly higher EPA-estimated 22/28 mpg1 (city/highway). The 2021 Genesis GV80 is equipped with a 21.1-gallon fuel tank to help you go longer between fill-ups. The smaller 2022 Genesis GV70 comes with a smaller 17.4-gallon tank.

After you read our Genesis GV80 comparison and learn about the Genesis GV80 trim configurations, you'll want to talk to our finance team about Genesis lease offers.

Genesis GV70 vs. GV80 Performance

The Genesis GV80 offers a choice of engines. Drivers can choose between a 2.5-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder engine or a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6. Both engines pair with an eight-speed automatic transmission with shift-by-wire and paddle shifters for drivers who like to blip through the gears themselves.

The 2.5-liter engine produces 300 horsepower and 311 pound-foot of torque, while the twin-turbocharged V-6 delivers a robust 375 horsepower and 391 pound-feet of torque on premium fuel.

If you are undecided between the Genesis GV70 vs. GV80, the GV80 3.5T V-6 AWD gives you a choice of five or seven seats, while the other Genesis GV80 trim configurations only offer five seats.

The new 2022 GV70 also comes with the same selection of powertrains. Drivers can choose between a 2.5-liter turbocharged I4 cylinder engine that delivers 300 horsepower or a 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V-6. The difference here is that the new 2022 GV70 offers five seats across the board.

GV70 vs. GV80 Dimensions

As far as the Genesis GV80 and Genesis GV70 size comparison, the 2021 Genesis GV80 is 194.7 inches long and 77.8 inches wide to create a total interior passenger volume of 108.7 cubic feet. The 2022 Genesis GV70 is smaller than the GV80. The GV70 has a length of 185.6 inches and is 75.2 inches wide.

The associates in our in-house finance department are standing by to help drivers enjoy lease specials with low monthly payments. If you are still considering your Genesis GV70 vs. GV80 options and would like to know more about leasing vs. financing, please reach out to our finance department. Our associates are eager to discuss custom lease offers with you.

Interior Benefits and Features

When comparing the feature highlights on the Genesis GV70 vs. GV80, both vehicles provide plenty of comforts. The 2021 Genesis GV80 comes standard with Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™ integration, as well as a 14.5-inch touchscreen display with GPS navigation and Genesis Connected Services. The new GC80 for sale also comes with a 12-speaker audio system and a Bluetooth hands-free phone system.

Drivers who opt for the 2022 Genesis GV70 for their garages will also enjoy Apple CarPlay®/Android Auto™ integration and the same 14.5-inch touchscreen display but will have to settle for a nine-speaker audio system. A GPS with navigation, Genesis Connected Services, and Bluetooth hands-free phone system is also available on the GV70.

Genesis Maintenance and Auto Repair

After you compare Genesis GV70 and GV80 trim models and specs, make your decision, and choose a lease deal, you'll want to keep your vehicle running in peak condition with regular oil changes and tune-ups at our Genesis oil change center.

Following the factory maintenance for your new Genesis SUV is key to ensuring longevity and performance. Whether it's brake pad replacement or installing new wiper blades, professional auto repair performed by our specialists will help you enjoy your Genesis lease for miles to come.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does the Genesis GV80 require premium gas?

If you're a performance-minded driver, then you want to feed your engine the fuel that will deliver the greatest performance. Premium gas is higher octane than mid-range or low-end gas, which means it will ignite more efficiently for optimal acceleration. While the Genesis will run on 87-octane fuel, it will provide greater power and torque on high octane gasoline.

Is the Genesis GV70 available?

The 2022 Genesis GV70 release date has been announced and will be arriving in the summer of 2021. To reserve your new Genesis SUV or add your name to the notification list, contact our dealership. We'll let you know when the new Genesis GV70 models are here and available to test drive and purchase. Reserve your GV70 2.5T AWD today.

How much will the Genesis GV80 cost?

The 2021 Genesis GV80 has a $48,900 starting MSRP.2 If you would like to build or reserve your new Genesis SUV, contact our dealership for a lease quote. We can review trim model pricing and tell you about standard features on the Genesis GV80 2.5T I4 AWD or the 3.5T V-6 AWD you have your eye on.

Genesis GV70 vs. GV80 Review

Now that you know more about the Genesis GV70 vs. GV80 and how the new Genesis SUVs for sale compare, you're ready to take a test drive and secure a low-cost lease offer. If you plan to trade in your used car for sale at the time of purchase, our technicians can perform a free auto appraisal on your vehicle while you're test driving the new Genesis GV70.

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

2MSRP excludes tax, title, license and destination charges. Destination charges may vary. Dealer sets actual price. Vehicles displayed may contain optional equipment at additional cost.

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