Hyundai Genesis Coupe is true sporty car which was initially presented as a concept model at the 2007 Los Angeles Show. Only a year later, this two-door 2+2 coupe model has got production version which was shown at the New York Auto show. However, now the Genesis is standalone brand of luxury cars and its range topping sedan genesis G90 is replacement for the Hyundai Equus while the Genesis G80 is successor for the Hyundai Genesis sedan. The Genesis, however, plans to offer more models in next few years including SUV model and coupe like version which should be inspired with Vision G Coupe Concept. So, the 2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe might not come under the Hyundai nameplate but it is rumored to get new modern styling and twin-turbo engine.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe: Performance
When it comes to the performance, the 2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe is expected to get new twin-turbo engine. A 3.3 liter V-6 displacement should power this new model with around 480 hp as some reports suggest. The engine should be paired with an eight-speed auto transmission and model will be available with all-wheel drive. It has also been suggested that naturally aspirated engine from the current version might remain. It is a 3.8 liter V-6 unit which can produce 348 hp and torque of 395 pound-feet.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe: Styling, Interior
The first impression of this new 2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe will certainly be its stylish outer body design. The model is expected to be inspired by the Vision G Coupe Concept and some details will also be sourced from the redesigned Genesis sedan. The front fascia will look very modern and stylish which is characterized by a large stylish grille. The modern slim headlights will bracket the grille and nicely sculpted hood will also add to its look. The front bumper holds large air intakes and new fog lights, the wheels will be presented with new stylish design in 18- and 19 inch dimensions. Sharp character line will stretch over the door panels and rear end will include modern taillights and sculpted bumper.
The interior will be luxury furnished and equipped with latest technologies. Sports bucket seats will provide utmost comfort and will include heating and cooling functionality. Stylish trim inserts with contrasting accents and stitching will adorn center console, dash and door panels. The model will also include the latest infotainment system with smartphone integration, navigation, premium sound system, etc. There will also be advanced driver aids which will provide good safety ratings.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe: Arrival, Price
It has been assumed that this new car will be made available in early months of 2017. The 2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe is expected to be more expensive version than outgoing model.