Hyundai Genesis Coupe was sold in Korea in 2008, immediately after the official presentation at the New York Auto Show. A year later, a new sports coupe is already pleased with its appearance of motorists in Europe and America.
It is said that the appearance of Hyundai Genesis Coupe is one of the most powerful advantages of a two-door car from Korea. The whole look of a sports car – the embodiment of elegance, with a hint of sportiness, high dynamic and high-speed characteristics. The proportions of the body for ideal and classic sports coupe: the front overhang is short, blend harmoniously with the elongated bonnet, understated rack forming a dome roof, a high sill with compact side windows, a powerful food with bloated profile wheel arches for the extended rear track wheels with wide tires 245 / 45R18, mounted on the front axle narrower 225 / 45R18. Discs, of course, aluminum, with a size of 18 inches and stylish design pattern. If desired, the owner of the Hyundai Genesis Coupe can install tires 225 / 40R19 front and 245 / 40R19 at the aluminum alloy wheels size 19.
Restyled coupe implemented by the manufacturer in 2013, gave the car a little aggressive. This is achieved with the help of the creators of the adjustment shape of the front bumper and grille enlargement. On the side surfaces of the body added two parallel edges Fine, which gives a stylish coupe Hyundai Genesis illusion of constant motion.
The crown of the image – perfectly Korean designer modern head optics with Xenon headlamps, the ability to automatically change the angle in a stylish exclusive design and original assembled fog with garlands LED fluorescent lamps. Modern detail – added to the side mirrors additional direction indicators in the form of a fine series of small lamps.
Foods Korean coupe with a huge spoiler, overall illumination engineering with LED lamps, supplemented by powerful bumper diffuser and delicate attachments in the form of trapezoids exhaust system.
• Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2014 car big enough and solid: 4630 mm long, 1865 mm wide, 1385 mm in height with 2820 mm wheelbase (distance between axles) and 135 mm of ground clearance. Front track – 1605 mm, the rear track is 20 mm longer – 1625 mm. Curb weight of car from 1530 to 1581kg, with the front axle 55% weight and 45% to the rear.
• Ordering the new Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2014-2015 year the customer can choose the color of the body of the eight options offered by the manufacturer: White (Creamy White), silver (Sleek Silver), gray (Magnetic Grey), yellow (Dynamic Yellow), blue (Blue Shift), Red (Super Red), brown (Crystal Copper) or black (Timeless Black).
Inside Korean sporkupe driver and his companions will be disappointed in some details. If on the whole looks quite respectable, the driving and the desire to stay in a comfortable big car spoils the impression from the mass of shortcomings and inconveniences in the details.
Dashboard Supervision, multifunction trip computer screen and three additional devices range in the center console, the driver provides comprehensive information on car.
The first row of chairs with an excellent profile of the back, the bright side support, motorized seat belt, two-stage heating, but … leather seat cushion is very slippery, the headrest pushes in the head and rollers are arranged widely based on a dense people build. Stylish, convenient, multifunction steering wheel in leather is regulated in two planes.
Rear seat passengers also likely to remain not happy. Designated free arrangement is very small, even a low knees passengers will be contacted with the backside of the front seats and the head rests against the dangerous rear window.
One of the few advantages of interior – luggage compartment that can accommodate from 284 to 332 liters, far more than its main competitors Genesis Coupe, for example, the Toyota GT86 and Subaru BRZ.
Options for buyers of Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2014-2015 sample, the proposed one – Performance. But packed very generously – 18 inch wheels made of light alloys, xenon Headlights, light sensor, LED taillights, air bags front and sides, heated front seats and a powered driver’s seat, and the climate cruise control, parking sensors front and rear, a modern audio system Infinity (7 speakers, subwoofer and external amplifier, CD MP3, FM / AM, Bluetooth, USB, AUX). Also: leather trim (trim combination of natural and artificial leather seat and door card), the system Smart key, door sills with light and pedals, heated power mirrors and automatic folding, electric windows, ABS and ESP.
Specifications Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2014 very interesting on paper, but … Looking ahead to say that the reviews on automotive journalists to test drive and the owners of the Korean coupe car with the good looks, powerful engine and modern machine waiting for more. In fact, the epithet of a sports car for the Genesis coupe is clearly not achievable. The car turned out beautiful, but completely with artificial handling. Dynamics is excellent, but the acceleration is linear, as if driven a powerful trolleybus. Steering without liners, a heavy wheel regardless of the speed, the suspension is stiff and at times even very brakes cotton and a little informative.
The car seemed to live their separate lives of the driver and executes commands with delay and somehow reluctantly. If desired, the Genesis Coupe driving you can even go turn a fan, but do it hard enough and needed skills … will slip, but keep the cars on the long arc will not for everyone.
All-wheel drive vehicle in 2013, equipped with new brakes, they are circular, reinforced and have ventilation systems are supplemented EBD and ABS.
Two-door Hyundai Dzhinezis not stirs the blood, but for everyday use a great choice, but it is not necessary to put passengers on the rear seats.
• The petrol engine of a series of Theta, is equipped with four-cylinder and turbocharged twin-scroll, as well as direct fuel injection system and gas distribution changes phases. Volume of the engine – 2.0 liters or 1,998 cc Maximum power 250 hp it reaches 6,000 rpm. The torque is 373 Nm at 3000-4500 rpm and a top speed of the car reaches 235 mph.
Hyundai Genesis Coupe shows good dynamics of dispersal – the first hundred mph it can develop in 7.6 seconds. In part, this makes automatic transmission with 8 steps (8 automatic transmission with sport mode you can control the paddles).
The fuel consumption of the engine compartments quite expected – on city streets, he will spend 15.2 liters of 95-octane gasoline, and in terms of the route – 7.4 liters. The average consumption in mixed mode, 10.3 liters per 100 kilometers.
Among the models of Hyundai Genesis Coupe has a more powerful version, but it is not designed for the Russian market. This is coupled with a motor Lambda 3,8 liters and power 347 hp. Its maximum torque is 400 Nm.
Hyundai Genesis Coupe is rear-wheel drive, and the platform has received from its sedan Genesis, shortened to 115 mm. The front suspension with two arms was changed to a system on MacPherson struts, rear set independently design with five arms, with a separate subframe, separated shock absorbers, springs and reinforced 19-mm stabilizer bar.