On July 31st, personnel from Hyundai's Creative Works stated on 'HMG Journal' the behind stories of how BTS became the models for Hyundai and other stories of the Hyundai promotions done by BTS.
The personnel of Creative Works stated that the members of BTS experienced cars of different models and they liked them. He also revealed that there was a time BTS had stated they want to ride a Hyundai car as well.
However, what caught the interest of the netizens was how V was mesmerized by the EV concept car 'Prophecy' and how he purchased the Genesis GV80 after he had filmed with it.
Many netizens have complimented V saying he is "A true model for the car that he even bought one", "Kim Taehyung (V) purchased a car", and "He's a real adult now that he had his own car."
One netizen revealed in an online community the exact model of the car and the color V purchased.
Turns out that V had purchased a dark green color that matches his mic color.
GV80 is the first of the SUV lineup from Hyundai's luxury brand, Genesis. It was released in January of this year.
"The color of the car is really luxurious."
"That's my dream car these days."
"Hyundai must feel really happy and proud that V bought their car."
"The car looks more pretty since V will drive it."
"I was thinking about buying g70 but I want a 'couple car' with V so..."
"Wow, V chose a good color."
"The car's so pretty."
"The green car suits him well."
"Hyundai will get more sales of that new car since V bought it."
"That car color is similar to his mic."
"He's a real model."