Blue Link® Telematics with Award-Winning Zagat® Ratings Now Available
COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 16, 2012 – Hyundai’s award-winning Genesis sedan continues a reward shred care for 2013 with simplified indication offerings and a new ultimate navigation complement with Blue Link® telematics. The 5.0-liter direct-injected Tau V8 engine is now exclusively accessible in a fully-equipped 5.0 R-Spec model, a 4.6-liter V8 indication is no longer available, and a 3.8-liter Lambda powertrain stays accessible with reward and record packages, simplifying a Genesis line-up.
For 2013, a Genesis 3.8 record package and 5.0 R-Spec models offer a new discretionary eight-inch Driver Information System (DIS) arrangement with navigation and an extended multi-media controller. This new arrangement facilities a some-more discerning user interface, integrating a same rotating dial with joystick-type function, extended voice-recognition commands and softened navigation shade layouts. New “hot keys” also give people some-more evident control over a doing complement to revoke pushing distractions. The complement uses a vast 64GB solid-state drive, that allows inexhaustible music, picture and video storage or Bluetooth® music-streaming capability.
2013 Genesis Highlights
Genesis indication and powertrain choice simplified:
– 5.0-liter direct-injected Tau V8 engine now disdainful to 5.0 R-Spec model
– Standard 5.0-liter indication no longer available
-4.6-liter V8 no longer available
-3.8-liter V6 accessible in 3 apparatus configurations
New discretionary eight-inch arrangement with navigation and an extended multi-media controller and Driver Information System (DIS)
Hyundai Blue Link® telematics accessible with Ultimate Navigation package
A elementary pop-up summary now appears to assistance span a phone and a voice-recognition program understands travel addresses and cities, all in one consecutive sentence. The track shade displays speed limits, sum a subsequent 3 navigation maneuvers, shows genuine highway signage and has connection views with line guidance. Lane superintendence outlines a lanes a motorist needs to stay in when a highway splits. Junction perspective uses travel and tangible highway signs images to compare what a motorist will see when nearing during a subsequent maneuver. Integrated into a indicate of seductiveness apparatus are Zagat® grill ratings, that assistance drivers to simply locate good places to eat. SiriusXM information services have also been enhanced, with Sports, Stocks and Weather information.
HYUNDAI BLUE LINK®
Blue Link combines safety, use and infotainment facilities to facilitate owners’ lives and revoke dreaming pushing and is now accessible on a 2013 Genesis, accompanied by a one-year nominal hearing period. Blue Link brings seamless connectivity directly into a automobile with record like voice-text messaging, POI web hunt download, turn-by-turn navigation, smartphone remote facilities and monthly automobile reporting. Blue Link can be simply accessed from a buttons on a rearview mirror, over a internet, or around a smartphone. Blue Link is offering in 3 packages: Assurance, Essentials and Guidance.
Blue Link Assurance package:
Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) and Assistance
SOS Emergency Assistance
Enhanced Roadside Assistance
Blue Link Essentials package:
– Remote Door Lock/Unlock
– Remote Horn and Lights
– Panic Notification
– Remote Engine Start
– Alarm Notification
– Quick Tips
– Location Sharing
– Voice Text Messaging
– Automated Diagnostic Trouble Code
– Maintenance Alert
– Recall Advisor
– Web Vehicle Diagnostics
– Service Link
– Stolen Vehicle Recovery
– Stolen Vehicle Slowdown
– Vehicle Immobilization
– Valet Alert
– Speed Alert
– Curfew Alert
Blue Link Guidance package:
– Turn-by-Turn Navigation Service
– POI Search by modernized voice approval system
– POI Web Search and Download
– Daily Route Guidance with Traffic Condition
– Traffic Updates
– Gas Station Locations and Gas Prices
– Restaurant Ratings
More sum on Hyundai Blue Link are accessible during www.hyundaibluelink.com.
THE MOST POWERFUL HYUNDAI V8 ENGINE EVER
The heart of a Genesis 5.0 R-Spec indication is a 5.0-liter Tau V8 engine producing 429 horsepower during 6,400 rpm and 376 lb. ft. of torque during 5,000 rpm. This Tau V8 represents a many absolute Hyundai engine ever, with a aloft specific outlay (85.8 hp/liter) than a normally-aspirated reward oppulance competitors. The Tau V8 engine family has been named to a prestigious Ward’s Ten Best Engines list 3 times.
This engine facilities a high-pressure approach injection complement (over 2200 psi) that dramatically increases energy and torque while shortening fuel expenditure and emissions. The Tau’s high 11.5:1 application ratio increases thermal potency and output. The Tau also has a firm bed image for softened retard acerbity and reduce NVH (Noise, Vibration, and Harshness) as good as camshaft carriers and a drum timing sequence to urge valve sight stability.
Even more, this V8 offers Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT), a tuned variable-induction system, and low-friction diamond-like coatings (DLC) on piston skirts, rings and tappets. Even with these considerable energy increases, EPA estimated fuel economy is 16 mpg city and 25 mpg highway.
The Tau 5.0-liter V8 is analogous to an in-house eight-speed involuntary transmission. This Hyundai-developed delivery adds twin additional ratios to raise acceleration, changeable smoothness, and delivery potency by 6 percent over a former six-speed. All eight-speed transmissions will embody SHIFTRONIC® primer change capability.
In gripping with Hyundai engineering philosophy, a R-Spec also includes some-more assertive framework tuning, relating a analogous powertrain enhancements for optimal energetic balance. For extended physique hurl control, back stabilizer bars are vale in pattern and hole is a strong 19 mm. R-Spec will offer a singular competition pattern 19-inch amalgamate circle with reward machined finish. The R-Spec steering calibration has been matched to this singular circle multiple for optimized opening and pushing excellence expectations in this segment. To finish a opening package, front stop rotors are an oversized 13.6 inches for extended feverishness abolition in sporty driving.
R-Spec will offer singular headlights with dim chrome inserts for a some-more particular front appearance. Further R-Spec designators can be found around a car’s interior and exterior. An R-Spec bade on a back mouth and black R-Spec festooned building mats remind a motorist of a opening watchful for them when they get behind a wheel. Genesis R-Spec is usually offering in 4 sport-oriented extraneous colors: Black Noir, Titanium Gray, Platinum Metallic, and, new for 2013, White Satin Pearl, any with Black leather interior and an all-black leather steering circle to serve compute a 5.0 R-Spec from a 3.8 model.
DIRECT INJECTION LAMBDA 3.8-LITER ENGINE
In gripping with a 5.0-liter V8 sibling, a Genesis 3.8-liter Lambda engine also has approach injection (GDI) record and produces 333 horsepower and 291 lb. ft. of torque. It also has a high application ratio of 11.5:1 for incomparable thermal efficiency. This direct-injected Lambda V6 produces a aloft specific outlay (87.6 hp/liter) than a normally-aspirated reward oppulance competitors.
The 3.8-liter engine also has Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT), non-static induction, an all aluminum retard and heads, steel timing sequence and iridium-tipped hint plugs. Besides a inexhaustible horsepower and torque gains, approach injection record produces a poignant rebate in emissions. Further, a non-static vane oil siphon propitious to precisely compare oil vigour with engine lubrication mandate for increases potency during all engine speeds. As a result, 3.8-liter GDI EPA estimated fuel economy is 29 mpg on a highway.
All 3.8-liter engines are joined to a same in-house eight-speed involuntary delivery as a 5.0 R-Spec model. These all new transmissions ideally enrich a new record found in a new engines, delivering softened potency and opening opposite a Genesis range.
CHASSIS FOR 3.8 AND 5.0 R-SPEC MODELS
Hyundai engineers have precisely tuned a Genesis cessation to minimize a normal compromises between doing pointing and float comfort.
From a front view, Genesis has an assertive front fascia with vast intake openings and LED lighting accents. From a side view, one will notice a customary 17-inch amalgamate circle and rocker row design. In addition, a mirrors incorporate power-folding and reservoir flare functions, while a side window approximate has a decidedly sporty brushed aluminum finish. From a back view, one will notice a twin asymmetrical empty tips clean integrated into a fender fascia.
Maintaining Hyundai’s importance on delivering heading reserve technology, Genesis boasts world-class active and pacifist reserve facilities to assistance both forestall accidents and maximize a good being of a occupants in a eventuality of a collision. Genesis continues a Hyundai tradition of standardizing pivotal life-saving reserve record with Electronic Stability Control (ESC), 8 airbags and electronic active conduct restraints. The active front conduct restraints have been proven by a Insurance Institute for Highway Safety to assistance forestall whiplash.
Daytime using lights come customary on a 2013 Genesis. Further, Genesis offers a Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS), accessible on a 3.8 Technology package and 5.0 R-Spec models. Whenever a complement is activated, a warning carillon and dial-integrated warning light warning drivers of their line departure, permitting them to reposition a automobile uniformly into a scold position.
Genesis’ sum of 8 airbags includes modernized twin front airbags, front and back seat-mounted side-impact airbags, and roof-mounted side shade airbags for both front and back outboard chair occupants.
Genesis has a sum of 8 ultrasonic sensors located on a front and back bumpers. The sensors, along with a back backup camera, assistance detect how tighten objects are when parking. Distance is indicated on a in-dash shade and accompanied by an heard warning tone.
Genesis is brought to a hindrance by vast four-wheel anti-lock front brakes with Brake Assist and Electronic Brake Distribution (EBD). Genesis 3.8 models have vast 13.0-inch front rotors with four-piston bound calipers, while 5.0 R-Spec models have incomparable 13.6-inch front rotors.