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2021 Genesis G80 vs. 2021 INFINITI Q50 Review

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2021 Genesis
G80

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2021 INFINITI
Q50

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MSRP*
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$47,700 to $62,250
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$36,700 to $57,850
Invoice* $44,739 to $58,378 $34,682 to $54,668
MPG - City 18 - 23 19 - 20
MPG - Hwy 26 - 32 26 - 29
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 5 5
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/60,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
Due to its greater rear head- and legroom, backseat passengers will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Genesis G80 than the INFINITI Q50. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Genesis G80 and the INFINITI Q50 in the front seats.

Convenience
You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Genesis G80 as you will with the INFINITI Q50, as they get the same number of miles per tank of gas.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Genesis G80 is somewhat more expensive than the INFINITI Q50. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Genesis G80 and the INFINITI Q50 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Genesis G80 is much wider than the INFINITI Q50, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Genesis G80, which is slightly longer than the INFINITI Q50.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Genesis G80 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the INFINITI Q50.

Handling
The Genesis G80 has a larger turning radius than the INFINITI Q50, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of horsepower, it's basically a tie between the Genesis G80 and the INFINITI Q50.

Utility
In terms of seating you'll be able to fit the same number of people in both the Genesis G80 and the INFINITI Q50. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of groceries into the Genesis G80 as you will in the INFINITI Q50.

Warranty
The basic warranty for the Genesis G80 offers a little more coverage than the basic warranty of the INFINITI Q50 in terms of months/miles.