Compare The 2018 Genesis G80 vs The 2018 Lexus GS in Danbury, Connecticut

An ideal blend of versatility and practicality the 2018 Genesis G80 leaves competitors wondering how this luxury sedan remains competitively-priced. Several aspects, such as the twin dual exhaust, of the beautiful design hint at the power that lies in the Genesis G80. To top it all off, the base model is packed with standard features that either aren't available or cost extra in other luxury sedans.

So, how does the Genesis G80 compare to the Lexus GS?

Compare Power and Performance

  • The 2018 Genesis G80 has three engine options: a 3.8-liter V6, a 3.3-liter twin-turbo V6, and a 5.0-liter V8. The Lexus GS also comes with three engine options: 2.0-liter I4, 3.5-liter V6, and a 5.0-liter V8.
  • The two Genesis G80 V6 engines range from 311-365 horsepower and 293-376 pound-feet of torque, while the Lexus GS I4 and V6 engine options range between 241-311 horsepower and 258-280 pound-feet of torque.

Compare Technology and Safety

  • Both the 2018 Genesis G80 and the Lexus GS come with active safety features such as blind spot monitoring and lane departure warning, but only the Genesis G80 will monitor the driver to make sure they aren't getting drowsy.
  • We know how cold it can get in New Milford, Waterbury, and Fairfield, which is why a heated steering wheel and heated seats throughout the car come standard in the Genesis G80, and with remote start you can let the car warm up without ever going outside. These features cost extra in the Lexus GS.

Compare Available Trims and Special Options

  • The 2018 Genesis G80 is available in six trim levels. The Lexus GS has eight trim levels.
  • While the 2018 Genesis G80 base model has plenty of standard features, there are several options such as a panoramic sunroof, a genuine wood trim, and LED headlights. Most of the Lexus GS optional features come standard on the Genesis G80.

Learn More About The 2018 Genesis G80 and Take a Test Drive Today at Genesis of Danbury, Connecticut

Ready to check out the all-new Genesis G80 for yourself? Please stop in and visit us soon here at Genesis of Danbury. We have a wide inventory of these and many other new Genesis vehicles to browse.

Our finance rates are competitive and we offer a number of different auto loan and lease options for drivers. We're located in Danbury, CT and look forward to your visit soon.


Genesis of Danbury

102 Federal Road
Directions Danbury, CT 06810

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