2022 Genesis GV70 Fuel Economy
The 2022 Genesis GV70 is turning out to be quite a popular SUV in the luxury mid-size SUV segment. It’s got all the luxurious features that the Genesis brand is famous for, and because it is an SUV, it can serve as both your daily commuter and an executive car because of the way it looks and drives. But does the 2022 Genesis GV70’s premium look and luxurious interior come at the expense of fuel economy? Or should you get the gasoline-fueled Genesis GV70 or wait for the electrified GV70? Unless you know how far the 2022 GV70 can go on a gallon, you wouldn’t know and that’s exactly what we’re going to find out in this blog from Genesis of Highland Park in Highland Park, IL.
2022 Genesis GV70 Powertrains
Before we dive into the EPA-estimated fuel economy numbers of the 2022 Genesis GV70, let’s look at what powertrain options are available.
For starters, the 2022 Genesis GV70 comes with the same engines as the larger GV80 – a 2.5-liter turbo inline 4-cylinder on the base models and a 3.5-liter gasoline twin-turbo V6 on the higher trims. The turbocharged 2.5-liter engine makes approximately 300 horsepower and 311 pound-feet of torque, while the 3.5L V6 produces 375 hp and 391 lb.-ft. Both the engines are offered with standard all-wheel-drive here in the US. Rear-wheel-drive versions are available in other countries but not in the US.
The Genesis GV70 comes equipped with an 8-speed automatic transmission and features like Idle Stop and Go, Drive Mode Selector, and Launch Control which help improve fuel economy.
2022 Genesis GV70 EPA MPG Ratings
According to the US EPA, the 2022 Genesis GV70 AWD with the 2.5L inline-4 cylinder turbo delivers 19 miles per gallon (mpg) in the city, 26 mpg on highways, and 22 mpg combined. On the higher end, the 2022 Genesis GV70 equipped with the 3.5-liter engine comes rated at 19 mpg in the city, 25 mpg on the highway, and 21 mpg combined.
With GV70’s large 17.4-gallon fuel tank and excellent gas mileage, especially on highways, you can rest assured of going up to 435 miles of highway driving.
Test Drive the 2022 Genesis GV70 near Chicago, IL
Whether you’re looking for the 2022 Genesis GV70 or GV80 or waiting on the electrified GV70, the Genesis of Highland Park dealership in Highland Park, IL, has you covered. Check out our Genesis inventory or contact our team to learn more about your desired Genesis vehicle and to take a test drive in the Chicago area.