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2015 Hyundai Genesis Overview

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2015 Hyundai Genesis Overview

2015 Hyundai Genesis Overview

 What’s New for the 2015 Hyundai Genesis

The Hyundai Genesis is fully-redesigned for the 2015 model year.

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2015 Hyundai Genesis Exterior

The Genesis has helped Hyundai pave its way into the hearts of American luxury car buyers. The full-size sedan features appealing curves, sophisticated design, and an aggressive front fascia. There’s no denying this car makes a statement and its bold presence can hold its own against high-end luxury makes, and its modest price tag certainly doesn’t hurt.

This year, the Genesis is built on a new rear-wheel drive platform with a three-inch longer wheelbase making it longer (and more spacious) than both the BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class.

2015 Genesis Photos:

2015 Hyundai Genesis Overview

2015 Hyundai Genesis Performance

2015 Genesis engine

The 2015 Genesis retains its two engine options from last year: the standard 3.8-liter V6 that generates 311 hp and 293 ft-lb of torque, or the available 5.0-liter high-performance Tau® V8 that puts out 420 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque.

A new all-wheel drive option will appeal to drivers who battle winter conditions country-wide.

2015 Hyundai Genesis Efficiency

According to, the standard 3.8-liter V6 gets 18 mpg city, 29 mpg highway, and 22 combined fuel efficiency. The 5.0-liter Tau® V8 is rated at 15 mpg city, 23 mpg highway, and 18 mpg in combined fuel efficiency.

2015 Hyundai Genesis Interior

The 2015 Hyundai Genesis sees a totally revised interior, including an updated center console and stack, a larger navigation display, and a more curvy design, all of which are modern and appealing. A tasteful blend of wood, aluminum and metallic rim round out the interior’s design. The seats are more comfortable this year and the steering wheel shape has been updated for a more comfortable, enjoyable driving experience.

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2015 Hyundai Genesis luxury

The Genesis also offers two all-new unique features. The first is a CO2 sensor which will automatically open outside vents when it detects levels of human C02 emissions that can induce drowsiness, the other feature is a hands-free trunk-opening system which engages when the driver stands next to the trunk for three seconds.

2015 Hyundai Genesis Safety

2015 Genesis safety

The Hyundai Genesis comes standard with Front and rear head airbags, a traction and stability control system, dual front and dual rear side-mounted airbags, emergency braking assist, and a post-collision safety system.

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