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Hyundai Genesis Sedan Visalia CA

The Genesis rear-wheel-drive (RWD), V-8 engine sedan will top the mainstream Hyundai lineup when it goes on sale in June. To be introduced in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show, the Genesis is designed to compete with more expensive luxury models.

Hyundai It America
(408) 954-8920
2051 Junction Ave
San Jose, CA
 
Hyundai Of Fairfield
(707) 429-5731
1525 Holiday Ln
Fairfield, CA
 
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(408) 265-4400
911 Capitol Expressway Auto Mall
San Jose, CA
 
Nesen Hyundai Inc
(805) 482-6191
3690 Auto Mall Dr
Westlake Village, CA
 
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(510) 347-3030
2085 Wayne Ave
San Leandro, CA
 
Hyundai Motor America
(949) 673-7521
3355 Via Lido
Newport Beach, CA
 
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(310) 649-0067
970 W Manchester Blvd
Inglewood, CA
 
Irvine Hyundai
(949) 614-0711
1405 Auto Mall Dr
Santa Ana, CA
 
Hyundai Maita
(916) 486-8000
2436 Auburn Blvd
Sacramento, CA
 
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(916) 427-1234
7600 Hospital Dr
Sacramento, CA
 

Hyundai Genesis Sedan

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Critical Knowledge:
  • Luxury sport sedan built on a new rear-wheel-drive (RWD) platform

  • Choice of V-6 or Hyundai's first V-8 engine

  • Features include 17-speaker Lexicon stereo, adaptive front lights, smart cruise control

  • Goes on sale Summer 2008

  • Most expensive Hyundai starts at less than $30,000

Introduction
The Genesis rear-wheel-drive (RWD), V-8 engine sedan will top the mainstream Hyundai lineup when it goes on sale in June. To be introduced in Detroit at the North American International Auto Show, the Genesis is designed to compete with more expensive luxury models.

Hyundai press materials mention the BMW 5 Series and Infiniti M as engineering benchmarks, but also identify the Chrysler 300 and Pontiac G8 as the likely competitive set. Hyundai will emphasize the driving performance of the Genesis: three engine choices; two 6-speed automatic transmissions; 5-link independent suspension front and rear; a 53/47 front/rear weight distribution; and a stiffer body due to the use of high-tensile steel. Measuring 197 inches long and 73.3 inches wide, and riding on a 115.6-inch wheelbase, the Genesis is a bit larger than most midsize cars. Hyundai says its cabin is more spacious than a Mercedes-Benz E-Class or a BMW 7 Series. Wood trim on the instrument panel, leather heated and cooled seats, a windshield defogger with a humidity sensor, and rain-sensing wipers are among Genesis' standard features....

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