RG.ru. – Kaliningrad Avtotor factory has started the assembly of the flagship model of the premium brand Genesis: G90, replacing the executive sedan Hyundai Equus. The automobile is available in three trim levels – Premier, Elite, Royal – and with three variants of petrol powertrains.
In European classification system, Genesis G90 corresponds with the standards of F-class. A 24-valve, 3.8 lt, 308 hp engine is installed on G90 Premier. Elite has a 24-valve, 3.3 lt, 370 hp turbo engine. Royal can be equipped with a 32-valve, 5lt, 8-cylinder engine with 413 hp. All sedan versions in the Russian market have all-wheel drive, 8-speed automatic gearbox and adapted suspensions.
Genesis G90 is the first model of the luxury brand Genesis, created by Hyundai Motor last year. Another two Genesis models are bound to be introduced into the Russian market next year: G70 and G80 sedans.