Hyundai Genesis specs and photos

Hyundai Genesis specs and photos


The 2009 Hyundai Genesis has been officially unveiled for the American market. The full-size rear-wheel-drive car is designed to challange the likes of Lexus and Infiniti, if not also the Germans. But pricing is expected to be around US$30,000 in the States.


The Genesis will be available with three engines, including two V6 engines and a new V8. The 3.3-litre V6 produces 264 hp and 316 Nm. The 3.8-litre V6 produces 290 hp and 358 Nm. The 4.6-litre V8 is good for 368 hp and 429 Nm, good for a 0-100 kph time of around six seconds.


All three engines are mated to a 6-speed automatic.


The spacious interior seems to use upscale materials extensively, and should match well with its intended competition.


What do you think?



  1. koreans are starting to make good cars.i jus cant wait for the new coupe.

  2. man, whats the problem with this interior (the curvee dashboard shape). the accord have the same shape and now the hyundai, this is just copying from the germans ๐Ÿ˜• although it is much better than before.

  3. this is a really good car! quality looks great, but i think there is too much wood ๐Ÿ˜› love the V8!!! i think it’s capable of under 5.5 seconds if the car weighs less than 1600kg

  4. looks like its been patterned on an S Class Benz.

  5. the interior still looks a bit dull though.
    Somehow, they’re trying to change their car styles to that of European cars rather than the Japanese.

  6. I’ve got to say I’m really impressed. The interior is simply marvelous.
    I read a whole article about the Genesis the other day and believe me guyz the specifications and features are unbeleivable. Not only they copied luxury toys form competitors like BMW’s iDrive, they also will offer Lexington audio system which is only offered in Rolls-Royces!!!

    Can u imagine ???

  7. ๐Ÿ™„

    sweet car

  8. hmmm…looks like my next car would be of Korean

  9. very sweet nice looking car, I’m wondering, when it will be in UAE? and costt???
    very impressive

  10. it coast 112500 saudi riyals well i think it is a bit expensve but i dont know much about cars but i liked this one i dont im thinking of buying car and i have always thought of benz but when i saw thiss one im rethinking

  11. looks great…. i think i will be a great car with good korean price!!

  12. Believe it or not, I saw this car cruising around buhairah area in Shj, and it looks awesome, it was a black one with Dxb plates, so i guess it already made it to the UAE.. prices?

  13. To reem: That price (SR 112500) is for what engine type? Is it already available in KSA?

    I hope DriveArabia will have a road test for it soon.

  14. Author

    No announcements here about this car that I know of.

  15. the car is in dubai for the test
    i asked them they said it will go on sale by ramadan i hope and the car is really great you guys should see it check this link for pics in dubai

  16. Author

    Good catch.

  17. Hi I live in the states and if anyone wants one of these beautiful awesome cars, let me know . I have seen and driven it and for the price wow and the technology package is great and even the standard is just so great ,it will be complete package here for 40,000. I have always loved the lexus ls430 and been a lover of the mercedes but telling u the truth , the power the feel the look the paint the sound system omg and u can keep cool in ur seats in dubais hot weather , I can hook u up with the best deals here ,if anyone wants or need help let me know .Here is a cool site made by them to watch

  18. This car is really perfect in all aspects,you have 3 choice of engine with different options,i saw it in Dubai and it looks great and beautiful,
    i,ve to say that they,ve done a great job to create this lovely car with unique design of body,

  19. Please send us price list Hyundai Genesis.

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