FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the 2017 Genesis G90 was named "Best in Class, Ideal Luxury Car" in AutoPacific's annual Ideal Vehicle Awards (IVA).
The 2017 Ideal Vehicle Awards are presented by AutoPacific to vehicles that best meet their owners' expectations and desires. They are based on responses from more than 54,000 owners of new cars and light trucks. Participants shared what changes they would make to their vehicles in 15 categories including ride, handling, power, acceleration, safety and technology.
"The Genesis G90 is a vehicle designed to appeal to even the most discerning consumers," said Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis in the U.S. "Our goal was to design a flagship vehicle that redefines the meaning of luxury and we are thrilled to know that we have so closely met our owners' expectations."
The G90 excelled in IVA's visibility, passenger room and safety categories. This award follows the G90's win as the top overall vehicle in AutoPacific's New Vehicle Satisfaction Awards, obtaining the highest-ever score. Additionally, the luxury vehicle received the AutoPacific President's and Most Satisfying Vehicle Overall awards.
"AutoPacific's IVAs identify vehicles whose owners want the least amount of change," George Peterson, president of AutoPacific said. "Genesis brand - and G90 owners specifically – are very satisfied by their purchases. Winning recognition speaks volumes about a brand's customer focus."
The Genesis G90 is grounded in performance engineering, innovative technology and premium comfort in all seasons. From the heat of the summer to the harshest winters, an advanced H-TRAC® AWD system is available to help navigate drivers' varying weather conditions. The G90 is confidently-equipped with a 3.3-liter twin-turbocharged V6 or a 5.0-liter V8 GDI engine for the ultimate in refined performance.
In addition, the G90 offers a formidable list of premium features including a Lexicon® 17 speaker Premium Surround Sound System, 12.3-inch HD Navigation System with Driver Information System, wireless device charging and Smart Cruise Control with stop/start.
The G90 features a full suite of standard, advanced safety technology and has received the 2017 Top Safety Pick+ rating from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. This set of standard safety features works to minimize risk and maximize protection for the driver, passengers and other road users. Some of these advanced safety features include:
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) with Pedestrian Detection
Smart Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-traffic Alert
Lane Keep Assist
Driver Attention Alert
Dynamic Bending Light with High Beam Assist
360-degree Multi-view Camera
To complete the luxury ownership experience, Genesis offers exclusive consumer focused programs and amenities, each designed to provide convenience and a more efficient use of time for Genesis owners.
3 years/36K miles Complimentary Scheduled Maintenance
3 years/36K miles Complimentary Service Valet
3 years Complimentary Genesis Connected Services (including Connected Care, Remote, and Guidance)
3 years Complimentary SiriusXM® Travel Link (Traffic & Data)
3 years Complimentary Map Care - Annual map updates
Best-in-Industry Warranty with Enhanced Roadside Assistance and Concierge Service
Genesis Motor America
Genesis Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., markets and services Genesis vehicles in the United States. Genesis is an all new global luxury automotive brand that delivers 'human-centered' luxury and the highest standards of performance, design and innovation. A total of six new Genesis models will launch by 2021 and will compete with the world's most renowned luxury car brands. All Genesis vehicles sold in the U.S. are covered by an industry-leading warranty with enhanced roadside assistance and concierge services.
For more information on Genesis and its new definition of luxury please visit www.genesis.com.