Hyundai Genesis 2008 on


May 18, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 30, 2015
Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 (2009)
Country
Korea
Top Speed (mph)
149 (limited)
0-60 mph
5.5-5.9
BHP
306 @6300rpm
Torque lbft
266 @4700rpm
Engine capacity CC/CU
3778/231
Engine type
V6 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.4:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 24
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
2+2
Length (in)
182.3
Width (in)
73.4
Height (in)
54.5
Kerb Weight (lbs)
3439-3549 (depending on spec)
Additional Info: The Genesis was introduced as a concept at the Los Angeles Auto Show in 2007 and then at the New York International Auto Show in 2008. The 3.8 litre engine has variable valve timing. Also worth a mention is the 2.0T Genesis Coupe with 210bhp and 0-60 in around 6.9 secs. Has ABS, EBD and ESC see abbreviations. Both are available with an automatic tranmission as well. A GT package and an R-Spec and Track version are available that upgrade the suspension, brakes, reduce weight, give cosmetic enhancements and numerous other options/performance related improvements.

Hyundai Genesis Coupe
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Hyundai Genesis Saloon 4.6 (2008)
Country
Korea
Top Speed (mph)
149 (limited)
0-60 mph
5.6-6.3
0-100 mph
13.3
1/4 mile
14.1
BHP
375-385 @6500rpm
Torque lbft
324-333 @3500rpm
Engine capacity CC/CU
4627/282
Engine type
V8 Fuel Injection
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
10.4:1
Valve Type/No
DOHC 32
Transmission (manual/auto)
Automatic
No of speeds
6
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Disc
No. of Seats
4/5
Length (in)
195.9
Width (in)
74.4
Height (in)
58.3
Kerb Weight (lbs)
4050-4120 (depending on spec)
Additional Info: The Saloon also comes with a 290bhp 3.8 V6. In 2011 a V8 5.0 R Spec was built with 429bhp/376lbft for the US market and will get to 60 in 5.1 secs.

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Hyundai Genesis Saloon Interior