2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Redesign and Specs
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe – The next 2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe will have a new style and be more powerful than its predecessor. Some spy shots claimed to be the Genesis Coupe tester have been available on the internet. Hyundai even provokes its audiences with the Vision G concept, so the fans can have a perception that the next Genesis Coupe will somewhat borrow the concept’s style.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Redesign
The report on the Korean next supercar tester says the prototype has a label “3.3T 8AT AWD.” This means that the new Genesis Coupe will have a major redesign in the engineering. The V6 engine will have 3.3 liter petrol displacement with a twin turbocharger and all-wheel drive setup. This engine will replace the old 3.8 liter V6 engine. The new engine will be able to release up to 480 horsepower. This is a 132 hp increase of power compared to the previous which reaches 348 hp.
An eight-speed automatic transmission will come standard to send the power to the all four wheels. To compare, the previous model have its power transmitted through a 6-speed auto to the rear wheels. The all-wheel drive system allows a good driving in all situation with maximum traction.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Exterior and Interior
Looking at the concept, we understand that the new Coupe will have a radical changing. There will be a new grille and new headlights. The grille looks larger than that of its predecessor. The side skirt and the body contour will all be new. The rear part will follow the front side design; all aspects will be renewed.
The interior of this Coupe will be polished with luxurious tone, characterized by the premium materials that build up the upholstery. This car will carry two row seats complete with various adjustable functions. The clean and neat dashboard will have a center console with a large touchscreen display. The button arrangement looks simpler than the previous model. The premium audiovisual system ensures you’ll be well informed and entertained all the time. We can expect this car will have the latest, most advanced safety and security technology.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Specs
Hyundai will offer three powerplant choices. Supposedly, the new Genesis Coupe will revive the 2.0 liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine. Another powertrain will be the current 3.8 liter V6 and the 3.3-L turbocharged V6 as we’ve mentioned above.
2017 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Release Date and Price
The production of the Coupe will start in 2017. The pricing is still unknown. As a consideration, the current base model carries a starting $27,000 price. Read another review on a high performance car here.