Hyundai Genesis AWD Information

Safety · Fuel Efficiency · MPG

Hyundai Genesis AWD Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has conducted 1 recall, 0 investigations of reports of a defective product, and recorded 27 safety complaints filed against this vehicle.


Crash Test Results (ratings out of 5):

Year Variation Overall Rating Front Crash Rating
(Driver)
Front Crash
(Passenger)
Side Crash
(Driver side)
Side Crash
(Passenger side)
Rollover
2016 2016 Hyundai Genesis 2 DR RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 5
2016 2016 Hyundai Genesis 4 DR AWD 5 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 5 5
2016 2016 Hyundai Genesis 4 DR RWD 5 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 5 5
2015 2015 Hyundai Genesis 2 DR RWD Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated Not Rated 5
2015 2015 Hyundai Genesis 4 DR AWD 5 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 5 5
2015 2015 Hyundai Genesis 4 DR RWD 5 5 (picture) 5 4 (picture) 5 5

Fuel Efficiency

Hyundai has manufactured models of Genesis AWD for 2 years. They average 19.0 combined miles per gallon, with the latest 2016 Genesis AWD above average at 19 combined MPG.

Government regulators estimate the fuel cost of the 2016 Genesis AWD to be $2,050 per year. This estimate is based on 15,000 miles driven, 55% city driving and 45% highway driving, and regular gasoline.

Compared to other vehicles, you spend $3,000 more over 5 years compared to an average vehicle.

The Genesis AWD consumes about 17 barrels of petroleum per year, according to the standard estimate of 15,000 miles driven. Most of the world's petroleum comes from countries like Russia, Saudi Arabia, the U.S., and Iraq.

The Genesis AWD emits 460 grams of CO2 per mile, or roughly 6,900,000 grams per year. To put this into perspective, a normal tree absorbs about 21,000 grams of CO2 per year, so about 329 trees would offset these emissions. The Genesis AWD does not have start-stop technology.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2016 Hyundai Genesis AWD 19 25 16
2015 Hyundai Genesis AWD 19 25 16

MPG breakdown by model options

The Hyundai Genesis AWD has 2 different model options on record with the EPA since 2015. For the most accurate MPG estimates, find your exact model below.

Vehicle Model Combined MPG Highway MPG City MPG
2016 4-dr, Automatic (S8), 6-cyl, 3.8 L 19 25 16
2015 4-dr, Automatic 8-spd, 6-cyl, 3.8 L 19 25 16