Top Story: Hyundai Genesis 3.8L w/Premium Package road test

Text / Images: Iain ShanklandLast week we had the opportunity to drive the amazing Genesis Coupe V-6 GT. This week we drive the 4-door version - same engine, but an automatic instead of a manual transmission. So is this a 4-door on steroids or a completely different car altogether? Surprisingly, there seems to be no correlation between the two vehicles - apart from sharing an engine and the name, you'd think these cars weren't even related.First ImpressionsThe Genesis sedan was voted The North A mehr >>

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