2022 Genesis GV70  RealSafeCars86Safety Rating

#43 of 2022 SUVs

#59 of all 2022 vehicles

The GV70, introduced by Genesis in 2022, is a midsize SUV with seating up to 5. With standard all-wheel drive (AWD), it handles mud, snow, and sand with ease. Having better than average EPA (miles per gallon) for its class, it reduces fuel costs and pollution. The Genesis GV70 has exceptional horsepower for its class, packing substantial oomph. Genesis offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2022 Genesis GV70 is above average compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2022 Genesis GV70 has a score of 86, implying a 0.033% chance of driver death (3% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2022 Genesis GV70 has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0335% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 3.8214%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0335% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 3.8214% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2022 Genesis GV70 is 28% less likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other suvs, the 2022 Genesis GV70 is 18% less likely to result in a fatal accident.

Active safety features greatly enhance occupant safety by reducing the likelihood of a crash. The following active safety systems are included even on lower trims/versions of the 2022 Genesis GV70: Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB), Lane Departure Warning System, and Blind Spot Monitoring.

Another advanced safety feature --- while not cutting edge --- can still improve vehicle safety. Standard side mirror turn signals alert others of your intention to turn or switch lanes allowing them to react accordingly, which can prevent accidents caused by not seeing a vehicle in the blind spot.

But it is about as safe as many comparable models.

9677INFINITI QX50Lincoln CorsairVolkswagen TiguanCadillac XT5Genesis GV70BMW X3Lexus NXVolvo XC60 RechargeAudi Q5M.-B. GLC-ClassAcura RDXLincoln NautilusComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2022 Genesis GV70 with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 77 to 96. The 2022 Genesis GV70 is safer than the 2022 INFINITI QX50, the 2022 Lincoln Corsair, and the 2022 Volkswagen Tiguan and less safe than the 2022 Mercedes-Benz GLC-Class, the 2022 Audi Q5, the 2022 Volvo XC60 Recharge, and the 2022 Lexus NX. It is about as safe as the 2022 Cadillac XT5 and the 2022 BMW X3.

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