Genesis G90 vs the Competition: Full-Size Luxury Showdown

 

The Genesis G90 vs. The Competition

Here at Parkway Genesis, we understand that before you decide on a new vehicle, you want to know for sure that the vehicle you're choosing is the superior option. We also strive to create a car-buying experience that's easy and as stress-free as possible. So to help you out in your search, we've gone ahead and compared our luxury sedan, the Genesis G90, to six of its competing vehicles-the Audi A8, the BMW 7 Series, the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, the Lexus LS, the Infiniti Q70L, and the Cadillac CT6-in matters such as cost, performance, and interior quality.

But while you can distinguish the Genesis G90's superior specs and features through online research, the only way you can recognize its superior driving experience is by getting behind the wheel and experiencing it for yourself. So, come test drive the Genesis G90 at our dealership today. If you have any questions regarding our current inventory of Genesis G90 models, please feel free to contact us directly either by email or over the phone for more information.


The Genesis G90 vs. The Audi A8

  • In matters of cost, the Genesis G90 has a lower starting price than the Audi A8, and the Genesis G90 offers a better basic warranty and a better powertrain warranty.
  • Under the hood, the Genesis G90 packs more horsepower and more torque in a 3.3-liter V6 Twin Turbo engine compared to the Audi A8's 3.0-liter Supercharged V6.
  • Looking inside, the Genesis G90 offers more passenger space and more cargo space than the Audi A8.
  • The Genesis G90 only seats four passengers compared to the five-seat Audi A8, providing a higher level of space and comfort to the second row.
  • Technology-wise, the Genesis G90 comes with a three-year service of Genesis Connected.

The Genesis G90 vs. The BMW 7 Series

  • Cost-wise, the Genesis G90 has a lower starting price than the BMW 7 Series, as well as a better basic warranty and a better powertrain warranty.
  • Performance-wise, the Genesis G90's 3.3-liter V6 Twin Turbo engine unleashes more basic horsepower and more torque than the BMW 7 Series' 3.0-liter V6 Twin Turbo engine.
  • Inside, the Genesis G90 offers more space than the BMW 7 Series.
  • While the BMW 7 Series crams three people in the second row to seat five passengers, the Genesis G90 only seats four providing a more spacious and comfortable second row.
  • Safety-wise, the Genesis G90 comes with more airbags than the BMW 7 Series.

The Genesis G90 vs. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class

  • Once again, the Genesis G90 boasts a lower starting price than its competition, and it offers a better basic warranty, a better powertrain warranty, and better corrosion/rust thru protection than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
  • Despite the lower cost, both the Genesis G90 and the Mercedes-Benz S-Class are available with all-wheel drive and a V8 engine that unleashes over 400 horsepower.
  • Once again, the Genesis G90 offers more space for its passengers than its competition.
  • When it comes to the second row of seats, the Genesis G90 seats two passengers in spacious comfort compared to the three-seat row in the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.
  • Regarding safety, the Genesis G90 is equipped with more airbags than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class.

The Genesis G90 vs. The Lexus LS

  • In matters of cost, the Genesis G90 boasts the lower starting price compared to the Lexus LS, and the Genesis G90 offers a better basic warranty and a better powertrain warranty.
  • Performance-wise, the Genesis G90's 3.3-liter Twin Turbo V6 packs more horsepower and more torque than the Lexus LS' 4.6-liter V8 while also recording a better fuel economy.
  • Still for a lower price than the Lexus LS base model, the Genesis G90 is available with a 5.0-liter V8 that increases its lead in matters of horsepower and torque.
  • Once again the Genesis G90 offers a more spacious interior for four passengers while its competition crams three people in the second row.
  • In matters of technology, the Genesis G90 pulls away with its Genesis Connected infotainment system.

The Genesis G90 vs. The Infiniti Q70L

  • The Genesis G90 once again offers a better basic warranty and a better powertrain warranty than its competition.
  • The Genesis G90 packs a 3.3-liter Twin Turbo V6 that unleashes more horsepower and more torque than the Infiniti Q70L's 3.7-liter V6.
  • Inside, the Genesis G90 offers more passenger space than the Infiniti Q70L as well as more cargo space.
  • Focusing on technology, the Genesis G90 comes with a Genesis Connected Infotainment System.
  • Regarding safety, the Genesis G90 packs more airbags than the Infiniti Q70L.

The Genesis G90 vs. The Cadillac CT6

  • The Genesis G90 provides a better basic warranty than the Cadillac CT6, as well as a better powertrain warranty and better corrosion/rust thru warranty.
  • Power-wise, the Genesis G90's 3.3-liter Twin Turbo V6 packs more horsepower and more torque than the Cadillac CT6's 2.0-liter I4 Turbo.
  • Interior-wise, the Genesis G90 beats the Cadillac CT6 by offering more passenger space.
  • While the Cadillac CT6 is available with OnStar, the Genesis G90 comes with Genesis Connected.
  • Safety-wise, the Genesis G90 packs more airbags than the Cadillac CT6.

The Genesis G90 vs The Porsche Panamera

  • Safety and Security: While both of these sedans come standard with a few similar safety features such as child safety door locks, front and rear seatbelt pretensioners, four-wheel antilock braking system, and electronic stability control, the Porsche brand is not typically known for its durability or reliability in the event of an accident or any other external damage. The Porsche Panamera has received no ratings by the NHTSA or IIHS, the Genesis G90 enjoys a status on the prestigious 2018 Top Safety Pick+ list by IIHS with the highest "Superior" rating in Front Crash Prevention.
  • Price and Warranty: A lower starting price is often a helpful tool in both negotiating and adding on extra features, which is why the Genesis G90 gives you a bit more wiggle room for both and starts at $68,350, whereas the Porsche Panamera begins at $85,000. In addition to the significant $16,650 difference in their starting prices, the Genesis G90 is backed by a couple warranties that keep the most important components of your sedan covered for much longer than the warranties of the Porsche Panamera. The Basic Warranty of the Genesis G90 keeps the sedan covered for 60 months or 60,000 miles (whichever comes first) and the Genesis Powertrain Warranty covers your engine and transmission for 120 months or 100,000 miles. Meanwhile, the Porsche Basic Warranty and Powertrain Warranty keep the Panamera covered for the same time frame: 48 months or 50,000 miles.
  • Technology: Both of these brands are known for their excellent luxury and convenient technological amenities, however, you'll find that thee Genesis G90 has considerably more to offer than the Porsche Panamera. On the outside of the Genesis G90, you'll find such conveniences as speed-sensitive windshield wipers, a windshield wiper de-icer and heated exterior mirrors with integrated turn signals, which are available on all trim levels of the Genesis G90, but are unavailable to you on the Porsche Panamera unless you upgrade to a higher trim level, which raises the already higher price of the sedan from what it was. With the Genesis G90, you never have to feel like you're missing out on some great technology, no matter which trim level you choose.

Find Out How the Genesis G90 Stacks Up Against the Jaguar XJ

When people search for a new luxury sedan, they're typically looking for something that's well above the average. People like you really want to get the most out of their sedan and want something with the utmost speed, performance and technology available to them, no matter which trim level they choose. The 2018 Genesis G90, for sale or lease here at Parkway Genesis, gives you all of that and more, backed by many warranties to help protect this sound investment in your future. Let's take a look at all of the best features that the Genesis G90 has to offer by putting it head-to-head against another well-known luxury sedan in its class: the 2018 Jaguar XJ!

2018 Genesis G90 vs 2018 Jaguar XJ in Santa Clarita

  • In terms of overall starting price, the Genesis G90 gives you a lot more options for savings and begins at $68,350. Whereas, the Jaguar XJ begins at $75,400, a difference of over $7,000 in pricing between these two luxury sedans.
  • In order to protect your investment, the Genesis brands provide you with a great deal of warranties that give you access to regular maintenance on important components for as long as possible. The Genesis Basic Warranty lasts for 60 months or 60,000 miles (whichever comes first), its Powertrain Warranty lasts for 120 months or 100,000 miles, and its Corrosion Perforation Warranty lasts for about 84 months with no mileage restriction. While the Basic Warranty of the Jaguar XJ lasts for the same duration as the Genesis G90, its Powertrain Warranty also lasts for 60 months or 60,000 miles and its Corrosion Perforation Warranty lasts for 72 months.
  • The Genesis G90 features a 3.3-liter, 365 horsepower 24-valve V6 engine which generates 376 pound-feet of engine torque. While the engine of the Jaguar XJ may be a 24-valve V6 engine, it has a little bit less powertrain to offer and generates 340 horsepower as well as 332 pound-feet of engine torque.
  • Despite starting at a lower price in its base trim level, you'll find that the Genesis G90 has a lot more extra features to offer. This luxury sedan features such important accessories as speed-sensitive windshield wipers, a windshield wiper de-icer, a remote fuel door release switch, a power rear sunshade and an in-glass radio antenna. Some of these features are absent from the Jaguar XJ entirely and many are only included with an upgrade to a higher trim level.
  • Finally, the Genesis G90 received a place on the 2018 Top Safety Pick+ list by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and includes a couple extra safety features which are unavailable on the Jaguar XJ entirely: front and rear seatbelt pretensioners and second-row side airbags. The Jaguar XJ did not make the list of 208 Top Safety Picks and only features seat belt pretensioners in its front seats.

Learn More About How the Genesis G90 Stacks Up Against the Maserati Ghibli

Both the Maserati and Genesis brands make some exceptional luxury models that people love talking about and love driving even more. However, while the Maserati brand has enjoyed a longer duration in this segment than Genesis, the Genesis brand is here to stay and ready to make a big impression with their line of luxurious, technologically advanced and spacious sedans like the 2018 Genesis G90. Let's take a look at how this excellent sedan stacks up against a competitor of the Maserati brand, so you can make an informed decision about which is better and test drive the Genesis G90 here at Parkway Genesis: the 2018 Maserati Ghibli.

2018 Genesis G90 vs Maserati Ghibli

  • The Genesis G90 begins at $68,350 whereas the Maserati Ghibli begins at $73,050, a difference of $4,700. The Genesis G90 sedan features a 60-month/60,000-mile (whichever comes first) Basic Warranty, a 120-month/100,000-mile Powertrain Warranty and a 84-month/unlimited-mile Corrosion Perforation Warranty. These warranties, which are provided by the Maserati brand, all have the same duration: 48 months or 50,000 miles, whichever comes first.
  • When it comes to powertrain and efficiency, especially when driving on rougher terrains, the Genesis G90 certainly does not leave the driver disappointed thanks to its 3.3-liter, 365 horsepower V6 engine which generates 376 pound-feet of engine torque, whereas the Maserati Ghibli features a 3.0-liter 345 horsepower V6 engine which generates 369 pound-feet.
  • The Genesis G90 has a lot more interior space to offer than that of the Maserati Ghibli with 113 cubic feet of interior volume, about as such space as your average mid-sized SUV. The Maserati Ghibli, by contrast, has about 108 cubic feet of passenger volume.
  • The Genesis G90 is the more convenient choice for you and your passengers, with a lot more amenities to offer even in its base trim level; that way, you never feel like you're missing out on anything good, even if you pick the base trim level. The Genesis G90 comes standard with such convenient technology as a power rear sunshade, turn signals in its exterior mirrors, a windshield wiper de-icer, and an automatic tilt-away steering column. Some of these technological conveniences are absent from the base trim of the Maserati Ghibli, others are absent from the luxury sedan entirely.
  • The Genesis G90 comes standard with front and rear air spring suspension rather than the coil suspension of the Maserati Ghibli. While coil spring suspension does have its benefits in turning efficiency and driving on rougher terrain, air spring suspension bring in a lot more efficiency in both areas and provides for a smooth and steady driving experience, no matter what type of roads lay ahead.

The Genesis G90 vs The Volvo S90: The More Powerful and Convenient Sedan for the Enjoyment of Santa Clarita!

The Genesis and Volvo brands are well-known for their adherence to providing luxurious and technological advancements, bringing the modern sedan into the future. However, when it comes to their safety, space and efficiency, the Volvo S60 falls short in a great many ways, which is where the Genesis G90 picks up the slack. Here at Parkway Genesis, we want to show you all of the best ways that the Genesis G90 can influence your future for the better, so let's take a look at how this SUV stacks up against its worthy competitor from the Volvo inventory: the 2018 Volvo S90.

The Genesis G90 vs The Volvo S90

  • When it comes to taking on tougher roads ahead in adverse weather conditions, the Genesis G90 has got your back, no matter which trim level you choose and features speed-sensitive, rain-sensing windshield wipers as well as a windshield wiper de-icer. These features are absent from the base trim level of the Volvo S90 and are only included when you upgrade to a higher trim level.
  • The Genesis G90 has a lot more powertrain and performance to offer underneath its hood, featuring a 365 horsepower V6 engine which generates 376 pound-feet of torque. The engine of the Volvo S90 features the less-powerful 250 horsepower inline four-cylinder engine which generates up to 258 pound-feet of engine torque.
  • The Genesis G90 features air spring suspension rather than coil suspension which is featured on the Volvo S90. Air suspension provides smoother driving experience over any road, particularly when terrain gets rocky.
  • The Genesis G90 has a lot more interior space for you and your passengers to enjoy with up to 38-46 inches of leg room, between the second and first rows and 38-41 inches of head room. The Volvo S90 features about 38 total inches of leg room as well as 40-42 inches of head room. The Genesis G90 also features 16 cubic feet of cargo volume over the 13 cubic feet of the Volvo S90.
  • When it comes to fuel capacity, the Genesis G90 gets you much further than the Volvo S90 with fewer stops at the pump. The Genesis G90 sedan retains about 22 gallons of fuel total whereas the Volvo S90 features a fuel capacity of 14.5 gallons, making it the less-efficient choice when travelling longer distances.

The Safer and More Luxurious Sedan for California: The Genesis G90 vs The Tesla Model S

While the Tesla and Genesis companies are both relatively new to the luxury sedan segment, they're already receiving high accolades by critics and motorists alike. However, when it comes to your next sedan, you want to know which one is the better choice, which is why we're here to help at Parkway Genesis. When it comes to luxury, safety and technology, the 2018 Tesla Model S has a strong competitor from our sedan inventory: the 2018 Genesis G90. Let's take a look at all of the best features of the Genesis G90 by comparing it side-by-side against its worthy Tesla competitor.

The Genesis G90 vs The Tesla Model S

  • While both are luxurious sedans, the Genesis G80 begins at a much lower price than that of the Tesla Model S and allows you to save some money even if you choose the base trim level. The Genesis G90 begins at $68,350 whereas the Tesla Model S begins at $74,500, a difference of over $6,100 in price between the two luxury sedans.
  • In terms of safety features, the Genesis G90 has a little bit more to offer with second row side airbags, front and rear seatbelt pretensioners and front seatbelt height adjusters. These important safety features are absent from the Tesla Model S entirely.
  • When it comes to safety ratings, the Genesis G90 received some impressive accolades, such as a place on the 2018 Top Safety Pick+ list by IIHS. The Tesla Model S did not receive a place on this list and has received "Poor" ratings by IIHS in terms of the effectiveness of its headlights and the accessibility of the LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children) System.
  • In terms of convenience features, the Genesis G90 certainly has a lot more to offer no matter which trim level you choose and features a windshield wiper de-icer, a panic button/alarm, a remote fuel door release switch, a power rear sunshade, an interior auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a CD/MP3 player. These features either have to be added on with a higher trim level, on the Tesla Model S, or are absent from this sedan entirely.
  • The warranties that the Genesis brand provides for the Genesis G90 protect your investment for much longer than those of the Tesla Model S. The Basic Warranty of the Genesis G90 lasts for about 60 months or 60,000 miles (whichever occurs first) and the Corrosion Perforation Warranty lasts for 84 months with no mileage restrictions. The Basic Warranty of the Tesla Model S lasts for about 48-months or 50,000 miles and does not feature a Corrosion Perforation Warranty.

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