Hyundai HCD-14 Concept Takes Top Prize

Charlotte, NC — The Hyundai HCD-14 Genesis concept took the top prize in the annual North American Concept Vehicle of the Year Awards for 2013. The awards recognize vehicles most likely to shape the future of the automobile industry. More than two dozen jurors participated in a selection process choosing from a field of 23…

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Test Drive: 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe By Barbara & Bill Schaffer For nearly 50 years people wanting a sporty car have been faithful consumers of the Ford Mustang and the Chevrolet Camaro.? There were other similar cars along the way but those two brands have dominated the affordable and sporty rear-wheel drive market. Until the last few…

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Test Drive: 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 Track

A wondrous sports coupe with a stubborn automatic transmission. The Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 Track was my favorite car of 2012. I loved its understated looks. I loved its interior design and quality. I loved its intoxicating power. I loved its remarkable handling. Simply, it blew me away….

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?2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe: A serious performer? Freshened with more aggressive look and performance capability Hyundai?s Genesis Coupe first appeared on the scene as a concept vehicle at the Los Angeles Auto Show in 2007, and the transformation from concept to production vehicle kept the signature design virtually intact. The Genesis sedan bowed in 2008….

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Hyundai Takes the Genesis Coupe Up a Notch

Hyundai chose the North American International Auto Show in Detroit to unveil the latest version of the Genesis Coupe.? The 2013 model uses large air inlets, prominent heat extractors, bold headlights, LED daytime running lights and fog lights to give the wedge-shaped coupe a seriously intimidating look. The forceful sports car styling is backed up…

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Test Drive: 2012 Hyundai Genesis 5.0 R-Spec

?Refined Hyundai Genesis 5.0 R-Spec: An Enthusiast’s Dream”? ? Hyundai Motor America, a subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company of Korea managed to create a significant rival for other premier sport sedans in the marketplace, offering a high-output V8 engine and rear-wheel drive in a package that comfortably seated five, which at first glance may easily…

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Test Drive: Hyundai Genesis

Most people looking for an upscale premium sedan will look for cars with a name on the hood like Mercedes-Benz, Audi, BMW, Lexus, Jaguar, Cadillac or Infiniti.? Status is important to many people, and those brands have earned their appeal after years of building some of the best luxury cars in the world. However, shoppers…

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Test Drive: Hyundai Genesis 4.6

Luxury and sport sedans tend to be high on our list of the cars we?d like to have in our own garage.? Who can argue with the practicality, luxury and performance of a car like the Mercedes E-Class, BMW 5 Series, Cadillac CTS, Infiniti M or any of a dozen others? However, most people would…

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Hyundai?s R-Spec Performance Sedan

429-hp from Sophisticated 5.0-liter V-8 Hyundai has been doing a great job of filling in the gaps as it continues to grow a record setting pace.? First it was the quality, then styling and now they are taking a big leap forward in performance with the introduction of their most powerful V-8 powertrain to date….

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The V-6 Power Struggle

There is quite a horsepower war going on between the rear-wheel drive V-6 coupes.? Most obvious is the Camaro/Mustang battle that started when the new Camaro was outfitted the 304-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 engine with VVT and 273-lb.ft. of torque and a 17 mpg city/29 mpg highway EPA rating….

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