Burly V6; above-average handling; comfortable and supportive seats; good value
Manual shifter doesn't like quick upshifts; hit-or-miss interior quality
The Genesis Coupe drops both its 2.0T engine and the Grand Touring trim level, but it adds standard LED daytime running lights, and the R-Spec trim gets keyless entry/ignition and automatic climate control.
The base Genesis Coupe is a lot of car for the money. Once you get into the higher trims, though, the competition starts to get pretty stiff. Find a Hyundai Genesis Coupe for sale
The 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe is offered in base, R-Spec and Ultimate trim levels.
The base Genesis Coupe ($27,645) starts with 18-inch alloy wheels, fog lights, LED running lights and taillights, heated mirrors, keyless entry/start, automatic climate control, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a tilt-telescopic steering wheel, air conditioning, a trip computer and a 6-speaker audio system with iPod/USB and Bluetooth connectivity.
The R-Spec ($30,395) adds 19-in wheels, Brembo brakes with larger discs, a stiffer suspension, a limited-slip differential, a stiffer suspension and special front-seat side bolsters.
The Ultimate ($34,295) adds a sunroof, xenon headlights, rear parking sensors, a rear spoiler, leather upholstery, heated front seats, a power driver's seat with adjustable lumbar support, aluminum pedals, a navigation system with a 7-in touchscreen and a 10-speaker, 360-watt Infinity audio system.
The back seat in the Genesis Coupe is mostly for show; only small children would be happy back there for any length of time. Trunk space measures a smallish 10.0 cu ft.
|Basic||5 Years/60,000 Miles|
|Drivetrain||10 Years/100,000 Miles|
|Corrosion||7 Years/Unlimited Miles|
|Roadside Assistance||5 Years/Unlimited Miles|
2015 BMW 2 Series -- A base 2 Series can cost as much as a loaded Genesis Coupe, but you can see and feel where the extra money goes.
2015 Scion FR-S -- The FR-S lacks the Hyundai's straight-line speed, but it's untouchable in the twisties.
Used Chevrolet Corvette -- You can find a nice C7 Corvette for Genesis Coupe money if you look around. It's temptingly fast, sexy and easy to work on.