Hyundai Says New SEMA Show 500HP Genesis Coupe Study Can Take On BMW M4

Hyundai is prepping a second tuning study that will debut in early November at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

Based on the Genesis Coupe, the show car was built by ARK Performance, which fitted it with a race-inspired “Solus” body kit, an ARK Legato trunk spoiler and APR Performance carbon fiber front splitter. The vehicle combines the wide body kit with a redesigned interior which features a redesigned dashboard, racing steering wheel and gauges and carbon fiber components.

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Under the hood sits a “Lambda” V6 engine stroked from 3.8 to 4.0 liters for more power. Thanks to the addition of a Rotrex supercharger and strengthened engine internals, the Genesis Coupe study develops more than 500 horsepower. A 6-speed manual transmission sends the power to the rear wheels, which are shod with sticky, Nitto rubber.

ARK Performance says these modifications transform the car into a premium coupe with Hyundai adding that “it can go toe-to-toe with top rivals from around the world,” taking on the likes of “the BMW M4 and Lexus RC F”.

“The Genesis Coupe is the perfect platform for developing our performance product lineup. Hyundai’s 3.8-liter engine is strong enough to handle all the extra power we’re now developing, and the chassis is well balanced and easy to modify, allowing us to create this lowered, aggressive stance while maintaining that clean look we’re going for,” said Kevin Bentley, Marketing and Sales Manager, ARK Performance, Inc.

Scroll down for the complete list of modifications.

POWERTRAIN MODIFICATIONS

Brian Crower 4.0L Stroker Kit (Built by ARK Performance)
JE Pistons
Brian Crower Rods
Brian Crower Crank
Custom Rotrex Supercharger System (Built by ARK Performance)
AEM Water/Methanol Injection Kit
VP Racing M1 Methanol
Cometic MLS Head Gaskets
PRE Custom ARP Head Studs
ARK Performance Coated Headers
ARK Performance Downpipes with Test Pipes
ARK Performance Thermal Coated GRiP Catback Exhaust System with Burnt Tips
Synapse Engineering Radial Blow Off Valve
Lap3 Korea Custom ECU Tuning

CHASSIS/SUSPENSION MODIFICATIONS

ARK Forged Wheels
Nitto NT05 Tires
ARK Performance DT-P Coilover Suspension Kit
ARK Performance Strut Tower Brace

EXTERIOR MODIFICATIONS

Ad’ro/ARK “Solus” Wide Body Kit
Front Bumper and Front Bumper Extensions
Front Wide Fenders
Hood
Side Skirts
Rear Over Fenders
Rear Bumper and Rear Bumper Extensions
Ad’ro/ARK “Legato” Rear Trunk Spoiler

INTERIOR MODIFICATIONS

Rockford Fosgate Complete PUNCH Premium Speaker System
AiM Sports MXG Digital Color Display
2015 Hyundai Sonata Sport Steering Wheel
Custom Redesigned Dashboard with Integrated Multimedia Screen
Custom Carbon Fiber Dash, Center Armrest, and Door Inserts
Synapse Engineering Gauges
Custom Threaded Shifter

By: Carscoops

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