Van Hyundai Shows Off the New Hyundai Genesis
The 2016 Hyundai Genesis is here and primarily unchanged for the new model year. Due to its redesign last year, Hyundai decided not to make any heavy revisions to the sedan this year, but still went through with a few modifications. New standard and optional features can be found throughout the lineup and the Genesis 5.0 model is now available solely in the Ultimate trim. Complete with a wide variety of excellent equipment, the Ultimate trim is ideal for buyers who want to take advantage of a range of top-notch components. To get a rundown of the model's features and discover info about the sedan's powertrain options, look over our 2016 Hyundai Genesis review below.
Delivering 311 horsepower and 293 lb.-ft. of torque, a 3.8L V6 engine is equipped on all Genesis 3.8 models this year. It comes matched an eight-speed automatic on both all-wheel drive and rear-wheel drive variants. On the Genesis 5.0, a 5.0L V8 engine is outfitted on the vehicle that can generate 420 horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. of torque. With this powerplant, the Genesis 5.0 can go from 0 to 60 mph in 5.3 seconds, while the V6-equipped 3.8 AWD model can go from 0 to 60 mph in 6.6 seconds. If you're looking to purchase a 2016 Hyundai Genesis in Phoenix that is both fast and reliable, the 5.0 model is the best pick for you.
Both the 3.8 and 5.0 Genesis models each receive slight modifications this year. LED daytime running lamps and HID headlights are now standard on the 2016 Hyundai Genesis in Phoenix, while the 3.8 models now offer optional foglights. The biggest change on the Genesis 5.0 this year is that it is now only available in one trim: the fully equipped Ultimate. Complete with 19-inch alloy wheels, matte wood and aluminum trim, illuminated door sill plates, a 17-speaker surround-sound system, a revised navigation system, a power trunk lid, a center console multifunction controller and a color head-up windshield display, to name a few, the Genesis 5.0 is a great choice for today's buyers.
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