Compare the Genesis G80


Compare the Genesis G80 in Concord, NC
vs. BMW 5 Series, Mercedes-Benz E-Class & Audi A6


There's a new luxury midsized sedan on the market, and it's comparing quite favorably to other high-end cars of this class. With the new 2018 Genesis G80 offering a gorgeous design, dynamic performance options and a wealth of tech features, you'll find it adds much more for less, carrying your dollar much further than what luxury brands like BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz offer. When you're ready to make the leap to the luxury class, choose wisely and visit our Concord, NC Genesis dealership serving Charlotte and Mooresville to see how the new G80 offers so much more for so much less.

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When you look at the available G80 editions at our Genesis dealership serving Huntersville, Harrisburg and Cornelius, you'll have several engine options and a few trim levels with varying degrees of technology offerings and interior upgrades. We'll help you find the right edition with the right level of performance for your driving style, and we'll also go over your new Genesis leasing or financing options. But before you come over, take some time to see how the new 2018 Genesis G80 stacks up against the competition, in this case comparable versions of the BMW 5 Series, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, and Audi A6.

2018 Genesis G80 vs. BMW 5 Series Comparison in Concord, NC


If you've decided to choose a luxury sedan for your next vehicle, you're probably OK with opening up the checkbook, but that doesn't mean you have to go all out. With the new 2018 G80, you get a lot of what luxury brands like BMW offer but for considerably less. Standard safety features in the G80 make it a great value from the start, and three engine options give you the opportunities to match up with your driving style. See what else makes the new G80 the better choice when compared to the BMW 530i.



  • For starters, you'll end up spending between $10,000 and $12,000 less for the G80 compared to what the 530i commands. That goes for the base level, which is far more generously equipped, and if you want a higher trim.
  • Pairing with the more affordable price is a far more comprehensive set of warranty coverage for the G80. Sure, these luxury cars shouldn't experience any issues in the first few years of ownership, but having a stronger protection plan adds more confidence that you made the right choice.
  • The base level V-6, and the other two optional engines in the G80, deliver a far more enjoyable sense of performance than the engines in the BMW 5 Series. If you're spending for a luxury car, you'll want to enjoy the way it drives and handles, and we're confident the G80 will best the competition in that area.


2018 Genesis G80 vs. Mercedes-Benz E-Class Comparison in Concord, NC


The other high-end luxury brand you'll want to compare to is Mercedes-Benz, and the E-Class is the closest to the G80 in terms of style. Once again, the Genesis G80 offers much more for less, giving you more wiggle room in your budget to add more options or choose a more powerful engine. You'll also find the warranty coverage for the G80 is far more comprehensive than what Mercedes-Benz offers with its luxury vehicles. See what else makes the relatively affordable G80 a better choice than the Mercedes-Benz E 300, then visit us in Concord today for a test drive.

  • Once again, the standard V-6, as well as the optional turbocharged V-6 and the powerful V-8 in the G80 best whatever the E-Class offers in terms of performance. You'll enjoy the smooth acceleration and powerful top speeds of the G80 much more than the E 300's output, so that's important to consider if you're prioritizing performance.
  • The driver and front seat passenger will enjoy the more spacious setup for both legroom and headroom up front in the new G80 when compared to the comparatively tighter quarters in the E-Class. Comfort is key in any vehicle, and the overall cabin design of the Genesis G80 makes for a more enjoyable driving and ride experience.
  • To go along with that sense of comfort, the G80 makes up with a lot of little touches and additions like standard leather seating and heated front seats, speed-sensitive wipers, satellite radio and a CD player, all standard, while those are either optional upgrades or not available in the E-Class.

2018 Genesis G80 vs. Audi A6 Comparison in Concord, NC


Audi is yet another German luxury carmaker, and one that tends to defy the typical expectations offered with BMW and Mercedes-Benz high-end offerings. That possibly makes the Audi A6 one of the more appropriate luxury sedans to stack up against the new Genesis G80. With an affordable price, excellent warranty coverage and other subtler advantages, the new G80 will prove to be the better choice than the more popular and well-known A6. Look through the comparisons below to see more reasons why the Genesis G80 is a smart choice.



  • The most noticeable advantage the G80 has over the A6 is pricing, with the Genesis sedan starting off at about $8,000 lower than what the Audi commands. That'll give you more room in your budget to add features and upgrades or to choose a higher trim level, like the popular Sport variant for the new 2018 G80.
  • While Audi provides strong warranty protection, the G80 has the advantage in terms of the basic and powertrain warranties, which are both longer or for more mileage than what's offered in the A6. You won't need that protection with a well-built Genesis sedan, but it's a boost of confidence and added value that represents a strong advantage over other luxury cars like the Audi A6.
  • A luxury sedan like these two ought to provide maximum comfort for both the driver and all of their passengers. The G80 edges out the A6 in terms of interior space, with significant advantages in terms of front leg room, as well as in the trunk area, giving you better versatility as you make your way around.
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