Genesis Unveils Latest X GRAN RACER At (BIMOS) 2024

The Genesis X Gran Racer Vision Gran Turismo (VGT) Concept made its debut today at the Busan International Mobility Show 2024 (BIMOS), showcasing the brand’s bold venture into high-performance luxury mobility

This event also marked the first Korean public appearance of a Genesis Magma program vehicle, the X Gran Racer VGT Concept. Located at Exhibition Center 1 in the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center (BEXCO), the Genesis booth is open to the public from June 28 to July 7. Genesis Booth at BIMOS, At BIMOS, Genesis is showcasing seven vehicles:

X Gran Racer VGT Concept
Neolun Concept
Two Redesigned Electrified G80s
G90 Black

Genesis X Gran Racer VGT Concept:

Part of the high-performance Genesis Magma program, this concept vehicle is a derivative of the Genesis X Gran Berlinetta Concept and the brand’s fourth creation for the Gran Turismo digital racing game series.
Redesigned Genesis Electrified G80: After its world premiere at the 2024 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition, the updated Electrified G80 was showcased in Korea for the first time.
Genesis Neolun Concept: Following its global premiere in New York on March 25, the Neolun Concept made its Asian debut at BIMOS.

Genesis X Gran Racer VGT Concept: Exterior

The X Gran Racer VGT Concept merges form and function, featuring enhanced ground effects for improved aerodynamics and road-holding capabilities. Key design elements include:

Active Aerodynamic Flaps: Electronically controlled for optimal airflow management.
Flat Underbody Design: Reduces drag and enhances stability.
Two-Line Crest Grille Lamp Design: Inspired by the X Trilogy Concept, extends from front to rear, optimizing airflow.
Aggressive Aerodynamic Elements: Includes a larger front splitter, rear diffuser, canards, and rocker panel for high-speed stability.
Iconic Silhouette: Created by voluminous fenders and parabolic lines.
Real Carbon Fiber Rear Wing: Designed to enhance downforce and stability.
Striking Magma Color: Complements carbon fiber elements for an exclusive look.

Genesis X Gran Racer VGT Concept: Interior

The interior, inspired by Genesis’ “Beauty of White Space” philosophy, prioritizes minimalism and performance:

Exposed Structural Elements: Minimize weight while maintaining focus on core functions.
Digital Interface: Integrates essential vehicle information into a panoramic display.
Carbon Fiber Accents: Enhance aesthetics and contribute to weight reduction.
Quilted Padding: Provides comfort and support during intense racing.
High-Performance Racing Yoke: Replaces traditional steering wheel for better control.

Performance and Powertrain

The X Gran Racer VGT Concept is powered by a front mid-mounted race-spec Lambda II V6 engine with Genesis’ electric supercharger (E-S/C) technology, delivering:

1,540 Horsepower: Combined output from the hybrid powertrain.
1,051 Pound-Feet of Torque: For impressive performance.
870 Horsepower from V6 Engine: At 10,000 RPM.
670 Horsepower from Front E Motor: Enhancing overall power.

The Neolun Concept, Genesis’ first full-size electric SUV, offers state-of-the-art features:

B-pillarless Coach Doors: For easy entry.
Swiveling Front-Row Seats: Enhancing comfort.
Electric Side Steps: For convenience.
Reductive Design: Characterized by clean, refined lines.
Redesigned Electrified G80
The latest Electrified G80 features cutting-edge innovations:

Genesis Neolun Concept

G-Matrix Crest Grille with MLA Headlamps: Accentuates the brand’s design philosophy.
Chrome Garnish: Elevates the vehicle’s look.
Longer Wheelbase: Provides a roomier second-row area.
VIP Features: Includes EasyClose system and reclining seats with leg rests.