Vehicle Overview

Hyundai's Genesis is one of two luxury models offered by the Korean automaker, sized somewhere between a midsize and full-size luxury car. Offering the Genesis in 3.8 and 5.0 models, Hyundai takes aim at competitors like the BMW 5 Series, Mercedes-Benz E-Class and Audi A6.

New for 2016
Following its extensive redesign for 2015, the Genesis adds standard high-intensity-discharge headlights and LED daytime running lights for the 2016 model year. A full-color head-up display is now included on the 5.0 model.

Significant Standard Features

  • 311-horsepower, 3.8-liter V-6 engine
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • Rear-wheel drive
  • Keyless entry with push-button start
  • High-intensity-discharge headlights
  • 8-inch touch-screen navigation system
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Leather upholstery
  • Heated front seats
  • Hands-free trunk opening system
  • Backup camera
  • Required in every new car: front airbags, antilock brakes and an electronic stability system

Significant Available Features

  • 420-hp, 5.0-liter V-8 engine
  • All-wheel drive (V-6 only)
  • Full-color head-up display
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Power rear sunshade
  • Manual sunshades for rear side windows
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Matte-finish wood trim
  • Lexicon premium audio
  • Blind spot warning system
  • Lane departure warning and prevention
  • Forward collision warning with automatic braking