The Tiger Woods automotive crash thrust a little-known luxurious automotive model into the highlight Tuesday.
Photographs and photographs of the SUV that Woods was driving present a “Genesis Invitational” emblem on the aspect of the automobile, which was resting on its aspect after the crash in the Los Angeles area.
He was driving the Genesis GV80, the Hyundai luxurious model’s solely SUV.
“This morning, Genesis was saddened to study that Tiger Woods had been in an accident in a GV80,” Genesis spokesman Jarred Pellat mentioned in an e-mail. “Our ideas and prayers are with Tiger and his household right now.”
Woods promoted Genesis final weekend because the event host of the PGA Tour’s Genesis Invitational, the place the winner, Max Homa, obtained a brand new GV80.
The 2021 Genesis GV80 carries a beginning value of almost $50,000. It has a 14.5-inch horizontal touchscreen on the middle console and an 8-inch digital instrument panel. It has 10 airbags, a forward-collision warning system, evasive steering expertise and an inside digital camera that alerts the driving force in the event that they’re falling asleep.
The GV80, which has earned plaudits from critics for its design, competes with automobiles just like the Jeep Grand Cherokee, Mercedes GLE, BMW X5 and Lincoln Aviator. It’s provided in two- or three-row variations.
Genesis is the luxurious model bought by Korean automaker Hyundai. It has earned reward for its reliability and craftsmanship.