...Hyundai is heading in the right direction, and the improvements to the Genesis Coupe for 2011 show it's not just looking for a one-shot entry into the sport coupe market.
...not offered on the sedan, is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder that generates 210 horsepower. The upgraded engine is a version of the sedan's base 3.8-liter V-6, but tuned for higher output: 306 hp vs. 290 hp. Hyundai claims a zero to 60 mph time of less than 6 seconds. A six-speed manual transmission is standard on all models except the 2.0 Premium and 3.8 Grand Touring and your only choice on R-Spec models. A five-speed automatic is standard on the 2.0 Premium and optional for the 2.0T. A six-speed automatic is standard on the Grand Touring and optional for the 3.8 Track. Both...
...Under the Hood The turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder feels more powerful than its 210-horsepower rating suggests. Even so, it doesn't move the coupe quickly enough to make it stand out from the competition. The Mazdaspeed3, Subaru Impreza WRX and six-cylinder versions of the Mustang and Camaro have more to brag about under the hood. Editor Mike Hanley mentioned in his review of the 2010 Genesis coupe that the 306-hp, 3.8-liter V-6 engine is the way to go in this car, and I agree. At $26,750, the 3.8 R-Spec is a worthier choice because the base car itself is already a more potent performer...
Hyundai has big plans for the 2013 SEMA show in Las Vegas. The Korean car maker has already revealed two show cars--the 1,000 horsepower Bisimoto Genesis Coupe and... read more October 14, 2013 by Stephen Edelstein
Hyundai is prepping for its SEMA party, and the automaker keeps on rolling out machines it plans to unveil when it arrives in Las Vegas. The latest vehicle is called the... read more October 7, 2013 by Jeff Glucker
Hyundai has unveiled its first 2013 SEMA show car, and it's a screamer. The bright blue Genesis Coupe, modified by Bisimoto Engineering, has 1,000 horsepower. What else is... read more September 23, 2013 by Stephen Edelstein
Coinciding with this week’s festivities in New York is the 2013 Seoul Motor Show taking place in Korea, where the stunning new HND-9 coupe concept from Hyundai made its... read more March 28, 2013 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
Hyundai is giving us our best look yet at the company’s next-generation Genesis Coupe with the new HND-9 concept car, previewed today ahead of its official debut at the... read more March 21, 2013 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran