2015 Hyundai Genesis First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2015 Hyundai Genesis - Road Test Specs

2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan

(3.8L V6 8-speed Automatic)


Year Make Model2015 Hyundai Genesis 3.8 4dr Sedan (3.8L 6cyl 8A)
Vehicle TypeRWD 4dr 5-passenger sedan
Estimated MSRP$38,950
Assembly locationUlsan, South Korea


ConfigurationLongitudinal, front engine, rear-wheel drive
Engine typeNaturally aspirated, direct-injected V6, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)3,778/231
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, four valves per cylinder, variable intake-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)11.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)311 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)293 @ 5,000
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
Transmission typeEight-speed automatic with Sport mode and steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 3.665; II = 2.396; III = 1.610; IV = 1.190; V = 1.00; VI = 0.826; VII = 0.643; VIII = 0.556; R = 2.273
Final-drive ratio (x:1)3.909


Suspension, frontIndependent multilink
Suspension, rearIndependent multilink
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, variable-ratio, rack-and-pinion steering
Steering ratio (x:1)11.8
Tire typeAll-season
Tire size245/45R18 front and rear
Wheel size18-by-8 inches front and rear
Wheel materialAluminum alloy
Brakes, front13.6-inch ventilated discs with four-piston fixed calipers
Brakes, rear12.4-inch solid discs with with single-piston calipers

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)22 combined (18 city/29 highway)
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)20.3

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo descriptionAM/FM/CD/MP3/HD and satellite radio with 7 speakers
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard USB port and aux-in jack
Satellite radioStandard USB port and aux-in jack
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard
Navigation systemStandard with Sirius/XM Traffic and 8-inch touchscreen
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard
Smart entry/StartStandard ignition, doors and proximity-sensing hands-free trunk opener
Parking aidsStandard front and rear parking sonar, back-up camera
Blind-spot detectionOptional
Adaptive cruise controlOptional
Lane-departure monitoringOptional
Collision warning/avoidanceOptional
Night VisionNot available

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)4,138
Length (in.)196.5
Width (in.)74.4
Height (in.)58.3
Wheelbase (in.)118.5
Track, front (in.)64.1
Track, rear (in.)65.3
Turning circle (ft.)36.2
Legroom, front (in.)45.7
Legroom, rear (in.)35
Headroom, front (in.)41.1
Headroom, rear (in.)38.2
Shoulder room, front (in.)58.3
Shoulder room, rear (in.)57.1
Seating capacity5
Trunk volume (cu-ft)15.3
Ground clearance (in.)5.3


Bumper-to-bumper5 years/60,000 miles
Powertrain10 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion7 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance5 years/Unlimited miles

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