Hyundai Genesis tops J D Power Survey

Genesis 2019Genesis is top brand for second consecutive year in J.D. Power 2019 U.S. Initial quality study

Korean cars were once just mass-produced models.  David Brown notes that they are now well built with luxury models

Hyundai’s luxury brand, Genesis, has achieved first place in the JD Power US Initial Quality survey for the second year in a row.

The survey is based on responses from purchasers and lessees 90 days after their purchase.

The Korean Hyundai corporation filled all the podium places in the survey with Kia coming in second and Hyundai cars in third.

Genesis has just re-launched in Australia with their G80 mid-size sedan and G70 sports sedan.

There’s a lot of features and owners loyalty programs and for a luxury car very competitive prices from around $64,000 to $102,000 drive away.

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David’s boyhood passion for motor cars did not immediately lead to a professional role in the motor industry. A qualified Civil Engineer he specialised in traffic engineering and transport planning. What followed were various positions including being seconded to a government think-tank for the planning of transport firstly in Sydney and then for the whole of NSW. After working with the NRMA and as a consultant he moved to being an independent writer and commentator on the broader areas of transport and the more specific areas of the cars we drive. His half hour motoring program “Overdrive” has been described as an “informed, humorous and irreverent look at motoring and transport from Australia and overseas”. It is heard on 22 stations across Australia. He does weekly interviews with several ABC radio stations and is also heard on commercial radio in Sydney. David has written for metropolitan and regional newspapers and has presented regular segments on metropolitan and regional television stations. David is also a contributor for AnyAuto