Kelley Blue Book has a new article out comparing the GV80 with the Lexus RX
Base price; optional (tight) third row; fuel economy; optional all-wheel drive.
2021 Genesis GV80 Advantages
Fresher design; powerful upgrade engine; longer warranty; sportier handling.
2021 Lexus RX Advantages
Optional hybrid; proven reliability; strong resale value.
As with any product from Toyota or Lexus, the 2021 Lexus RX is a very solid choice if you’re looking for a comfortable, luxurious, well built and reliable midsize luxury crossover. But it’s starting to feel its age. Since it’s new, the 2021 Genesis GV80 had to come out swinging, and swing it did, offering fresher looks, tons of amenities, great driving manners, and even a powerful upgrade engine. And don’t forget that 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty.
2021 Genesis GV80
|2021 Lexus RX|
|Engine||2.5-liter turbo I4||3.5-liter V6|
|Horsepower||300 hp @ 5,800 rpm||295 hp @ 6,300 rpm|
|Torque||311 lb-ft @ 1,650 rpm||268 lb-ft @ 4,700 rpm|
|Transmission||8-spd automatic||8-spd automatic|
|Fuel Economy||23 mpg (21 city/25 hwy)||22 mpg (19 city/26 hwy)|
|Also Available||3.5-liter turbo V6; AWD||3.5-liter V6 hybrid; AWD|
|Basic warranty||5 years/60,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|Powertrain Warranty||10 years/100,000 miles||4 years/50,000 miles|
|NHTSA Overall Safety Rating||n/a||n/a|
|Max Seating Capacity||7||7|
|Wheelbase||116.3 inches||109.8 inches|
|Overall Length||194.7 inches||192.5 inches|
|Width||77.8 inches||74.6 inches|
|Height||67.5 inches||67.7 inches|
|Turning Diameter||39.3 feet||45.2 feet|
|Headroom, Front||40.2 inches||39.4 inches|
|Headroom, Rear||38.4 inches||39.1 inches|
|Legroom, Front||41.6 inches||41.4 inches|
|Legroom, Rear||38.7 inches||38.0 inches|
|Shoulder Room, Front||60.2 inches||57..8 inches|
|Shoulder Room, Rear||58.2 inches||57.6 inches|
|EPA Passenger Volume||n/a||117.0 cubic feet|
|EPA Cargo Volume||n/a||16.0 cubic feet|