Genesis G70 To Get Engine From Sonata

Although the Genesis G70 has just arrive not too long ago, Genesis is already looking to have it offer more as new reports claim that a new engine option will be offered soon.

According to Car and Driver, the Genesis G70 could be offered with the new 2.5 liters turbocharged four-cylinder engine from the Hyundai Sonata N-Line model. It is estiamted that the engine will be offering abotu 290hp and 310lb ft of torqye which is a huge jump from what the current engine is offering.

With the new engine possibly coming, there were rumors suggesting that when the new engine arrived, the Genesis G70 will do away with the manual transmission and buyers will be offered the eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission instead.

Of course, if Genesis does decide to offer up a new enigne, they would probably do so when it is time to give the vehicle a mid-cycle upgrade which should be in 2021 or 2022.