Hyundai makes the Genesis Coupe facelift discrete

Hyundai makes the Genesis Coupe facelift discrete

Hyundai also guarantees certain survival to the current Genesis Coupe model will gain a new generation soon. On Wednesday (29), the automaker revealed a slight facelift coupe, which arrives at U.S. dealers for U.S. $ 26,350.

Major changes are on the mechanics. The manual gearbox has been updated to ensure smoother gear changes, while the automatic was perfected in downshifting.

All versions now have as standard with fog lights, cruise control, floor mats, heated exterior mirrors and auto-adjustable rearview. The R-Spec version adds new navigation system, new interior trim option and a choice of five body color.

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