Like its smaller sibling the GV60, the Genesis Electrified GV70 is a superb EV that is frustratingly tough to purchase in America. Dealerships in simply 23 states provide the automotive, one thing that Genesis blames on ongoing provide shortages of significant EV elements. If you will get your fingers on one, it is effectively value contemplating –- with 429 horsepower and 516 lb-ft of torque on faucet, it will depart some sports activities vehicles behind off the road, and its cabin is a refined, upscale affair that is on par with Genesis’ gas-powered fashions.
In actual fact, the GV70 itself is on the market in ICE kind, which is what offers the Electrified GV70 its barely awkward identify. From a distance, it is exhausting to inform the distinction between the gas-powered GV70 and the EV model, with the largest giveaway being the massive fake grille on the electrical automotive. Press down the best a part of that grille, and you will find a discreet cowl for the charging port hidden in plain sight.
Like lots of the finest EVs, the enchantment of the Electrified GV70 is not actually that it is electrical however somewhat that it is an incredible premium SUV that occurs to be electrical. Maybe the largest draw back is its vary, which at 236 miles, is okay however removed from class-leading. Nicely, that and the very fact you’ll be able to’t purchase the automotive in any respect in over half of the nation.