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2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe - R SpecThe Korean Camaro gets a better engine, austere tech and a pudgy face. It's your call.
Handles pretty nicely wheel drives a good thing. If I noticed. Reaching an -- and all kinds of directions the last few years and this is the one that -- the -- Camaro and mustang. It's the Hyundai Genesis -- The three point eight -- six. Let's drive 12813 with the -- -- -- motor. The Genesis -- -- some pocket rocket to be good piece of machinery. Classic proportions short rear deck. Big long sloping -- of a roof line down over the -- -- Relatively long good but the -- and -- -- I have an issue this no space which is kinda like the -- Los store. Is a little bit of a combination of Mazda goofy grin meets -- -- gone and I don't use either of those terms of the compliment. -- And the first thing obstruct my hand. So that haven't quality of the Genesis coupe has gone way up and overall it's got a more grown up look and feel which is -- I'm also spotting these is being new three analog gauges. -- -- hodgepodge this one here as they fuel consumption thing that's very green. Next to its torque gets very not -- and then -- irrelevant oil temperature that's very irrelevant. But they look good a performance coupe like this. This is the Korean come out of the Korean mustang so -- that it is legal much more after -- American pony cars that they do after other Asian performance rides. That once we get the cabin tech it's a big story of patients can't get this can't get that you do have Bluetooth streaming for example. You do have your basic aux. IPod and USB down here. Not to elegantly done because you have to use one of these proprietary double headed connectors. You put that in there is a nice little bit right here to put your iPod Touch your iPhone -- except that doesn't yet. And because you. Navigation or a big color display in this car not in this -- Or in the I'm streaming off my phone right now -- is you can see I'm not getting any meta tags off this guy that -- buried by phone at least on this one RAZR -- running Android. Not getting anything like that. Here's -- -- -- -- get some good meta information on -- however even though I don't get that on a two DP Bluetooth. We've got AM FM radio there's no HD radio on this guy XM satellite radio on this vehicle as well that is standard -- -- back. There's an upgraded audio system -- not only -- spec you're stuck with their basic -- six speakers around the -- 170 watts. You also can. Get on -- blue link problematic system that does connected services to your phone that also comes on color LCD screen cars not this one. And finally you only have one choice and then go to our mission of this very slick six speed manual. Monday's new eight speed automatic nude in this car is not available in the -- -- -- -- Genesis coupe in the arts back could have two different motors until later heard all before and it's been upgraded a lot since last year we'll talk about that another -- or this one to three point eight liter V6 also upgraded a lot since the last car. Mainly by getting direct injection 348. -- power. -- 95 foot pounds of torque gets this guy up to sixty. -- not much over five seconds about five point still. While delivering 1827. MPG this -- stacks up better on paper than either -- six cylinder Camaro or mustang. And -- Korean Camaro about the same -- Verizon -- got CB six to rear wheel drive only there is no all wheel driver with a primary and on this car. It'll pretty nicely -- wheel drives a good thing. The ride will get a little annoying if you live in places with -- -- pavement although I can't report that happened doesn't -- very much that helps. And nothing is yet is waking -- rattling -- just take it would give you is that everything feels kind of hard on this car. Everything on its -- -- -- complete -- it the personality of but I think well. To match what you expect. From a car of this -- -- trim level all. -- and the 12013 Genesis coupe. In line port -- about the -- we didn't review here that's -- about 274. And 2250. For this three point eight direct injection V6 then in terms of options. There aren't getting you need to care about to go CNET style -- you can't get premium audio in this car you can't get. Navigation you can't -- blue link information and talent -- You can't get the eight speed automatic.