Hennessey Genesis Carbon Coupe will strike at SEMA
At this year's Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show, Hyundai Motor America, Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE) and the Tuner School will unveil their carbon fiber-wrapped, matte black Genesis Carbon Coupe. Designed with striking European vision, the Hennessey Genesis Carbon Coupe also boasts an amazing performance numbers.
No doubt, the Hennessey Genesis project will explode the SEMA crowd with its enormous 500 horsepower at 6,000 rpm, 465 lb-ft of torque, 0-60 mph sprint time of 3.9 seconds and a quarter mile time of 12.5 seconds. The Genesis Carbon Coupe's aggressive performance capabilities were accomplished through a variety of engine modifications, which includes a Hennessey Custom Single Turbo System, Precision 66 mm ball bearing turbocharger, Tial blow-off valve and 44 mm wastegate, a HKS boost controller and upgraded injectors and fuel pump.
"To work with a leading tuner such as John Hennessey and his Tuner School is a testament to the potential of our rear-wheel-drive Genesis Coupe," said Michael Deitz, manager, Product Planning, Hyundai Motor America. "With its 500 horsepower and 0-60 time of 3.9 seconds we expect this vehicle to be one of the stars of SEMA."
Furthermore, the vehicle is equipped with a Savini lightweight wheels with chrome lips and silver centers, Eibach springs and Brembo lightweight rotors.