2015 Hyundai Genesis Description
The 2015 Hyundai Genesis is a luxurious, large premium sedan. Rear-wheel drive is standard and all-wheel drive is available. Hyundai offers the 2015 Genesis in 3.8 and 5.0 editions.
Both Genesis editions correspond to the available engine. All 3.8 models are equipped with a 3.8-liter V6 engine generating 311 horsepower. All 5.0 models are equipped with a 5.0-liter V8 engine generating 420 horsepower. Both engines are paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
When equipped with the V6 engine, the 2015 Hyundai Genesis is rated as high as 18/29 mpg city/highway. When powered by the V8 engine, this model is rated 15/23 mpg city/highway. The V6 engine takes regular grade gasoline; the V8 engine runs on premium grade gasoline.
The 2015 Hyundai Genesis seats five. Standard storage capacity measures 15.3 cubic feet. The Hyundai Genesis comes with automatic headlights, automatic rain sensing wipers, dual power-folding heated side mirrors with turn-signal indicators, a hands-free automatically opening trunk and LED taillights. Heated front seats, leather seating, a 12-way power driver's seat, a tilt and telescopic steering column, a seven-speaker audio system, a navigation system, two-zone climate control and steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters are included.
The 5.0 edition adds automatic dimming side mirrors, front LED fog lights, HID headlamps and quad exhaust tips. This model also comes with a panoramic tilt-and-slide sunroof, a power driver seat cushion extension and side bolsters, premium leather seating surfaces, ventilated front seats, a rear power sunshade, manual rear side-window sunshades and a 14-speaker Lexicon audio system. Driver assistance features available with the 3.8 edition and standard with the 5.0 model include: a head-up display, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, blind spot detection, rear cross-traffic alert, emergency braking and adaptive cruise control.