2016 Genesis

2016 genesis

New Features for 2016 Genesis

The 2016 Genesis is incredibly well-equipped in every configuration, offering even more content than the first-generation Genesis. This content includes a generous suite of standard safety and convenience features, unsurpassed in its class.

Highlights for 2016MY

  • Advanced Dual Mode HTRAC AWD
  • Premium and regular V6/V8 fuel ratings
  • Intelligent Drive Mode with Emergency Steer Assist
  • Standard 18" alloy wheels
  • Rack-Mounted Electric Power Steering
  • Blind Spot Detection with Lane Change Assist feature
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • High Beam Assist
  • Extraordinary cabin and cargo volume, most interior room in segment
  • Best in class legroom & headroom
  • Exclusive Lexicon® premium audio system
  • Blue Link Gen 2
  • Standard navigation system
  • HD navigation screen
  • Premium navigation with DIS multimedia controller and full touchscreen capability
  • Hands-free power trunk
  • High definition navigation screen
  • Driver seat power bolster
  • CO2 Sensor (World's first)
  • Head's up display with Blind Spot Detection and Integrated Memory System (I.M.S.)
  • Haptic Steering wheel
  • Standard hands-free Smart Trunk system
  • "Genesis Logo" puddle lamps

Model Lineup

  • Genesis 3.8L – All of the Genesis brand and prestige with the more fuel efficient V6 engine. Comes with a host of options, upgrades and luxury elements.
  • Genesis 5.0L – The same great Genesis model but with the stronger, more performance driven V8 engine. Comes standard with every top trim option from the 3.8L and adds the Smart Trunk with the Ultimate Package.

Exterior Highlights

  • Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design
  • Confident and distinctive front face featuring a striking hexagonal grille
  • Long dash-to-axle, making a longer wheelbase and shorter front and rear overhangs for a dynamic overall look
  • Long side character line and sculpted surfacing that conveys strength and elegance
  • LED rear taillights wrap around and provide a jewel-like 3D appearance

Powertrain Highlights

Genesis 3.8L

  • 3.8L Lambda GDI V6 engine with 311 horsepower and 293 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • 8-speed automatic transmissions with Shiftronic
  • ·Performance rear-wheel drive orientationwith fully independent suspension
  • HTRAC® All-wheel drive available
  • EPA fuel economy estimates of 18 mpg city / 29 highway / 22 combined (RWD)
  • EPA fuel economy estimates of 16 mpg city / 25 highway / 19 combined (AWD)

Genesis 5.0L

  • 5.0L Tau GDI V8 engine with 420 horsepower and 407 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • 8-speed automatic transmissions with Shiftronic
  • ·Performance rear-wheel drive orientationwith fully independent suspension
  • EPA fuel economy estimates of 15 mpg city / 23 highway / 18 combined (RWD)

Interior Highlights

Genesis 3.8L

  • Available ultra-premium leather seats
  • Available power driver seat cushion extender and side bolster
  • Available 7-inch TFT LCD cluster display
  • Available Full color Heads-up Display (HUD)
  • Available Dual mode HVAC and CO2 sensor
  • Available genuine matte finish wood trim and aluminum trim
  • Available hands-free smart trunk with auto open
  • Available additional safety features

Genesis 5.0L

  • LG AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/DVD Player/M3 Lexicon® Logic 7® surround sound system w/17 high efficiency speakers and Lexicon® 12-channel digital external amplifier
  • LG Ultimate Navigation system with 9.2-inch 720 pixel HD display plus Driver Information System (DIS) plus DVD Player plus Touchscreen plus SiriusXM® NavTraffic®
  • Full color Heads-up Display (HUD)
  • Dual mode HVAC and CO2 sensor
  • Ultra-premium leather seating surfaces
  • Supervision electroluminescent instrument cluster with 7-inch thin film transistor LCD screen
  • Genuine matte finish wood trim and aluminum trim
  • Illuminated door sill plates
  • Available Hands-free smart trunk with auto open

Comprehensive Safety Features

  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Haptic Steering Warning System
  • Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Smart Cruise Control
  • High-Intensity Discharge (HID) Headlights
  • Electronic Parking Brake (EPB)
  • Automatic Vehicle Hold
  • Front and Rear Parking Assist System
  • Dual power-folding heated side mirrors

Multimedia Features

  • 3.8L Base
    • AM/FM/HD Radio®/SiriusXM®/CD/MP3 with GreenEdge™ audio systems and 7 speakers plus internal amplifier
      • Mobis AVN 4.5 GB Navigation system w/8-inch touchscreen display, Integrated SiriusXM® satellite radio and Data Service and more radio stations and channels
  • 3.8L w/ Signature Package
    • AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM/CD/MP3 audio system with Lexicon® Logic 7® surround sound system and 14 high efficiency speakers and Lexicon® 12-Channel digital external amplifier with speed sensing volume control available with Signature Package
  • 3.8L w/ Tech Package
    • LG AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/DVD player/M3 Lexicon® Logic 7® Surround sound system w/17 high efficiency speakers and Lexicon® 12-channel digital external amplifier
  • 3.8L w/ Ultimate Package and 5.0L
    • LG Ultimate Navigation system with  9.2-inch 720 pixel HD display plus Driver Information System (DIS) plus DVD Player plus Touchscreen plus SiriusXM® NavTraffic®

Genesis 3.8L / Genesis 5.0L.

Genesis 3.8L

Model Codes

  • RWD - B1402R65
  • AWD - B1402A65

Mechanical Features

  • 3.8L GDI DOHC V6 with Dual CVVT
  • 8-speed automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC® and paddle shifters
  • 18" alloy wheels with P245/45R18 All-Season tires
  • Rack-mounted Motor Driven Power Steering(R-MDPS)
  • HTRAC all-wheel drive available

Safety Features

  • 4-Wheel disc brakes with Brake Assist
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS) and Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
  • 9 Airbags
  • Front and rear outboard seat belt pretensioners
  • Anti-whiplash front head restraints
  • HID headlights
  • LED daytime running lights (DRL)
  • Headlight LED accents
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System with individual tire pressure indicator
  • Rear backup camera

Exterior Features

  • Power folding outside mirrors and puddle lamps (displays GENESIS name and logo on ground)
  • Heated dual power outside mirrors w/turn signal indicators
  • Proximity entry with electric push button start
  • Hands-free trunk opener
  • Rain-sensing wipers w/auto defogger windshield

Interior Features

  • Mobis AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/MP3 audio system with 7 speakers and subwoofer
  • iPod®/USB & MP3 auxiliary input jacks
  • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system and auto streaming
  • Hyundai Blue Link® Infotainment system(Gen 2) with Google™
  • SiriusXM Travel Link®
  • Mobis AVN 4.5 GB Navigation system w/8-inch touchscreen display
  • 4.3-inch TFT LCD cluster display
  • Electroluminescent gauge cluster
  • Acoustic laminated windshield (noise reducing) and front & rear door windows
  • Leather seating surfaces
  • Heated front seats
  • Power front seats
  • Power windows with front and rear auto-down/up with pinch protection
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel with tilt and telescopic adjustment
  • Dual automatic temperature control
  • Steering-wheel-mounted cruise control and audio controls
  • Electrochromic auto-dimming inside rearview mirror with compass
  • HomeLink® integrated transceiver
  • Intelligent drive mode selector (Eco, Normal, Sport and Snow mode)

Signature Package (02)

  • Includes in addition to or in place of Standard Equipment:
  • Mobis AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM/CD/MP3 audio system with Lexicon® Logic 7® surround sound system and 14 premium speakers and Lexicon® 12-Channel digital external amplifier with speed sensing volume control
  • Power tilt-and-slide panoramic sunroof
  • Integrated Memory System (IMS)
  • Power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel
  • Power rear sunshade and manual rear side shades
  • Auto-dimming outside mirrors
  • Ventilated front seats
  • Blind-spot detection/rear cross traffic alert
  • High-Intensity Discharge (HID) auto-leveling headlights
  • Parking guidelines
  • LED fog lights

Technology Package (03)

  • Includes in addition to or in place of Signature Package:
  • Ultra-premium leather seating surfaces
  • Power driver seat cushion extender and side bolster
  • 7-inch TFT LCD cluster display
  • Smart cruise control (full stop/start capability)
  • Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS)
  • Lane keep assist
  • Haptic steering wheel
  • Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB)
  • Electronic parking brake w/automatic vehicle hold
  • Pre-safety seatbelt
  • High beam assist
  • Front and rear parking assistance system

Ultimate Package

  • Includes in addition to or in place of Technology Package:
  • LG AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/DVD Player/M3 Lexicon® Logic 7® Surround sound system w/17 high efficiency speakers and Lexicon® 12-channel digital external amplifier (900W)
  • Genuine matte finish wood trim & aluminum trim
  • Premium DIS Navigation with 9.2-inch HD Display
  • Power trunk lid
  • Dual mode HVAC and CO2 sensor
  • Full color heads-up display

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Genesis 5.0L

Model Codes

  • RWD - B1442R85

Standard Equipment

  • Includes in addition to or in place of 3.8L Technology Package:
  • 19" aluminum alloy dark silver sputtering finish wheel with P245/40R19(front) and P275/35R19 (rear) All-Season tires
  • LED fog lamps
  • Quad exhaust tips
  • Illuminated door sill plates
  • Genuine matte finish wood trim & aluminum trim

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These videos follow the Hyundai Five-Point Walkaround format and show the functions, benefits and operation of key Genesis Sedan features.

Exterior

exterior

An overview of the 2016 Genesis Sedan, including.

  • Body structure
  • Rack-mounted electric power steering
  • Front and rear suspension
  • Intelligent Drive Mode
  • HTRAC all-wheel drive
  • Power folding heated mirrors with puddle lights
  • LED taillights
  • Model line-up
  • Option packages
  • Tires and wheels
  • Exterior lighting
  • Wipers and washers
  • Front and rear parking assist system
  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop/Start
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Lane Keep Assist
  • Rearview camera
  • Blind Spot Detection System
  • Rear Cross-Traffic Alert

Driver's Side

driversside

How to operate these Genesis Sedan features:

  • Proximity key with push-button start
  • Mechanical key
  • Side mirrors
  • Driver's door controls
  • Power driver's seat
  • Integrated Memory System
  • Easy Access
  • Electronic Parking Brake with Auto-Hold
  • Manual and power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheels
  • Steering wheel controls
  • Cruise control
  • Bluetooth®
  • Exterior lighting controls
  • Windshield wipers and washer
  • Auto defogging system
  • Supervision instrument cluster
  • Head-up display
  • Eight-speed automatic transmission
  • Airbags

Cargo Area

cargo

Learn about Genesis Sedan’s Hands-Free Smart Trunk, power trunk lid, LED trunk lighting, cargo net, flip-down grocery bag hook, trunk pass-through, compact spare tire, and 12-volt battery.

Rear Seat

rearseat

A complete tour of the Genesis Sedan’s rear seat area, including fold-down armrest, storage pockets, reading lights, operation of heated seats, rear side window sunshades, ventilation, and child-proof rear door locks.

Front Passenger Seat

frontpassengerseat

A guide to Genesis Sedan’s amenities and luxury features, including:

  • 12-way power front passenger seat
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Lighted glove compartment
  • Sunvisors
  • Overhead console
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Dual Zone Automatic Climate Control
  • CO2 sensor
  • Downloadable apps
  • Driver Information System
  • Audio systems
  • Navigation system
  • 12-volt power outlets and iPod®/USB/auxiliary inputs
  • Blue Link®
  • Genesis Intelligent Assistant app
  • GPS clock setting
 Engine 3.8L 5.0L
3.8L DOHC 24-valve V6 w/ Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing
(D-CVVT)
S --
5.0L DOHC 32-valve V8 w/Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing
(D-CVVT)
-- S
Block/Head composition Aluminum/ Aluminum Aluminum/ Aluminum
Horsepower @ RPM 311 @ 6000 - Regular 420 @ 6000 - Premium
407 @ 6000 - Regular
Torque (ft.-lbs.) @ RPM 293 @ 5000 383 @ 5000 - Premium
372 @ 5000 - Regular
Bore & Stroke (mm) 96.0 x 87.0 96.0 x 87.0
Compression ratio 11.5 11.8
Motor Mounts (Aluminum, Rubber insulated) Hydraulic Hydraulic
Induction system (Intake and Exhaust) Variable Tuned
Fuel system Gasoline Direct
Injection
Gasoline Direct Injection
Recommended fuel 87 Octane Unleaded
or Premium
87 Octane Unleaded
or Premium
Emissions system 3-way Catalyst w/EGR 3-way Catalyst w/EGR
Emissions Level
Emissions Classification - 50 States
ULEV II ULEV II
Maintenance-free steel silent timing chain - Minimizes chain noise during idle and acceleration S S
Exhaust Dual --
Exhaust -- Dual Twin Tip
exhaust

 Electrical      3.8L 5.0L
Ignition System

Electronic/Distributorless (Controlled by ECU)

Starter rating 12V - 1.7 kW 12V - 1.7 kW
Alternator rating 13.5 V 150A 13.5 V 180A
Battery rating CMF 100 AH CMF 100 AH

 Drive Type    3.8L 5.0L
Rear wheel drive S S
HTRAC All-Wheel Drive O --

 Transmission 3.8L 5.0L
Transmission type 8-speed electronic automatic transmission with SHIFTRONIC® manual shift mode
Drive mode selector - Eco, Normal, Sport & Snow mode S S
Gear ratios (:1) AT AT
1st 3.665 3.795
2nd 2.396 2.473
3rd 1.610 1.613
4th 1.190 1.177
5th 1.000 1.000
6th 0.826 0.831
7th 0.643 0.652
8th 0.556 0.571
Reverse 2.273 2.467
Final gear ratio 3.909 3.538
Transmission fluid (quarts) 11.2 11.2

 Brakes 3.8L 5.0L
Front
Disc type Ventilated disc
Four piston
Ventilated disc
Four piston
Disc Size (diam) 13.6"
(345mm)
14.2"
(360mm)
Rear
Disc type Solid disc
Single piston
Solid disc
Single piston
Disc Size (diam) 12.4"
(314mm)
12.4"
(314mm)
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
Number of Wheels
Number of Channels
Number of Sensors w/TCS

S


4
4
4

S


4
4
4

Parking Brake
Size (mm) Drum-in-hat
S
7.48 (190mm)
S
7.48 (190mm)
Electronic parking brake with automatic vehicle hold w/Dash-mounted electronic switch. O S
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) w/ Traction Control System (TCS) S S

 Steering 3.8L 5.0L
Type Electric Electric
Rack-Mounted Motor Driven Power Steering
(R-MDPS)
S S
Sport steering calibrations - R-Spec -- S
Overall ratio 11.8 11.8
Turns (lock to lock) 2.55 2.55
Turning diameter (curb to curb, in feet) 36.2 36.2

 Suspension 3.8L 5.0L
Type - Front Multi-link
(5-link)
Multi-link
(5-link)
Type - Rear Multi-Link
(5-link)
Multi-link
(5-link)
Stabilizer bar - Front Solid type Solid type
Stabilizer bar - Rear 18mm (solid) 19mm (hollow)
High Performance Gas Shock absorber - Front S S
High Performance Gas Shock absorber - Rear S S

 Body / Chassis 3.8L 5.0L
Type Uni-body Uni-body
Materials - Primary Advanced high
strength steel
Advanced high
strength steel
 Wheels and Tires 3.8L 5.0L
18-inch Aluminum Alloy machine finish, Medium metallic gray
18 x 8.0J
S --
19-inch Aluminum Alloy Sputtering finish, Dark silver
19 x 8.5J (Front)
19 x 9.0J (Rear)
-- S
Tires - All Season P245/45R18 P245/45R19 - Front
P275/35R19 - Rear
Spare tire - Compact Location: Inside under cargo S
(Compact)
S
(Compact)

 Lights 3.8L 5.0L
Automatic headlights - Projector type Automatic headlamp activated in "Auto" position S S
High Intensity Discharge (HID) Xenon Headlights Auto-leveling - always activated S S
High Beam Assist O S
LED fog lights O S
LED Daytime Running Lights S S
LED Tail lights S S
Center high mount stop light (CHMSL) LED type S S

 Outside Mirrors 3.8L 5.0L
Dual power, body color, Power-folding
with turn signal indicators
Mirror case mounted S S
Heated with timer S S
Electrochromic auto-dimming outside mirrors O S
Outside mirror puddle lamps with 'GENESIS' name and logo S S

 Moldings and Trim 3.8L 5.0L
Bumpers (5 MPH) Body color with Satin chrome-insert molding (front bumper) S S
Grille Satin finish S S
Window belt moldings Satin S S
Rocker panel sill Body color S S
Door handles Chrome-insert S S
Lower door molding Satin chrome S S
Front & Rear parking assistance system 4 body color sensors in front and rear bumpers O S

 Glass 3.8L 5.0L
Tinted solar control glass UV, temperature S S
Acoustic Laminated Glass
(Noise reducing)
windshield, front & rear doors S S

 Other 3.8L 5.0L
Front windshield wipers 2 speed w/variable intermittent,
speed sensitive
S S
Rain-Sensing wipers Front windshield S S
Auto-windshield Defogger w/humidity sensor S S
Panoramic sunroof, Power tilt-and-slide One touch open/close w/sliding sunshade O S
Genesis Wing badge S S
Genesis badge S S
Genesis "Flying H" badge On rear deck lid S S
 Seating 3.8L 5.0L
Capacity 5 5
Leather S --
Ultra-Premium Leather O S

 Front Seats 3.8L 5.0L
Multi-adjustable bucket S S
Front head restraints (adjustable) S S
Driver's Power adjustable lumbar support S S
12-way power driver's seat with 4-way power lumbar S --
12-way power driver seat with Integrated Memory System (I.M.S.) O --
16-way power driver's seat O S
12-way power passenger seat with 4-way power lumbar S S
Seatback pockets S S
Heated front seats (driver & passenger seat) S S
Ventilated front seats O S

 Rear Seats 3.8L 5.0L
Heated rear seats O
(AWD only)
--
Pass-through opening S S
Head restraints (adjustable) - 3 locations S S
Center armrest with dual cup holders and cover S S

 Audio and Navigation 3.8L 5.0L
AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/MP3 audio system with 7 speakers S --
AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/MP3 Lexicon® Logic 7 surround sound audio system w/14 high efficiency speakers O --
AM/FM/HD Radio/SiriusXM®/CD/DVD player/MP3 Lexicon®
Logic 7® surround sound system w/ 17 High Efficiency speakers
O S
Speed-sensing volume control
(Included w/Lexicon® systems)
O S
Mobis Navigation system w/8-inch touchscreen plus DVD player plus SiriusXM NavTraffic® S --
LG Ultimate Navigation system w/9.2-inch 720 pixel HD display plus Driver Information System (DIS) plus DVD Player plus Touchscreen plus SiriusXM® NavTraffic® O S
Rearview camera S S
Rearview camera parking guidelines O S
iPod/USB/MP3 Auxiliary input jacks (Center console mounted) S S
Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with audio streaming (integrated into all audio systems) S S
HD Radio® S S
SiriusXM® Satellite Radio and Antenna  (Shark-fin style) S S
Antenna (In rear glass for Standard radio) S S

 Trim 3.8L 5.0L
Woodgrain interior accents Center console, dash, doors S --
Genuine Matte Finish Wood Center console, dash, doors O S
Metal grain interior accents Center stack/gear shift surround S --
Genuine Aluminum interior accents Center stack/gear shift surround O S
Door sill scuff plates S --
Door trim Simulated Leather inserts S S
Door handles Chrome S S
Door armrest Integrated S S
Door map pockets Map w/tilt-out feature S S
Sun visors Illuminated driver & passenger vanity mirror and visor extension S S
Shift knob Leather-wrapped S S
Floor carpeting Premium cut-pile carpeting S S
Fully lined trunk S S
Rear parcel trunk shelf Covered S S

 Steering Wheel 3.8L 5.0L
Design 4-spoke design S S
Leather-wrapped S S
Paddle shifters S S
Manual Tilt-and telescopic S --
Power tilt & telescopic with Integrated Memory System (IMS) O S
Heated Actuated with switch/auto off after 30 min O
(AWD only)
--
Steering wheel audio controls Volume up/down, Mode, Seek up/down S S
Bluetooth controls S S
Voice command button S S
Haptic steering warning system O S

 HVAC / Defogger 3.8L 5.0L
Air conditioning / heater/defogger Non CFC S S
Rear seat heater ducts console-mounted S S
Cabin air filter S S
Dual front automatic temperature controls w/outside temperature display S S
Dual mode HVAC with
Co2 sensor

Detects elevated levels of Carbon Dioxide Co2 in the cabin and automatically activates the ventilation system to bring in fresh air keeping the driver alert and passengers comfortable.
Interior Co2 concentration is maintained below about 2000 parts per million in the cabin.

Controlling the concentration of Co2 in the cabin reduces fatigue and reduces drowsiness

Technology is a world's first
O S
Rear window defroster Electronic w/timer S S
Power heated side mirrors S S

 Instrumentation 3.8L 5.0L
Speedometer Analog S S
Tachometer Analog S S
Odometer LCD digital S S
Trip odometer LCD digital S S
Clock Analog and digital S S
Electroluminescent Display Supervision S S
4.3-inch TFT LCD Display S --
7-inch TFT LCD Display O S
Adjustable illumination level S S
Trip computer - digital Avg. fuel economy, avg. speed, range to empty, trip timer, trip distance S S

 Comfort and Convenience 3.8L 5.0L
Bluetooth® hands-free phone system w/Integrated display and phonebook transfer Bluetooth® integrated with the audio system and display screen on all models w/steering wheel activation. S S
Cruise control S S
Smart cruise control with full Stop/Start capability O S
Blue Link Mobile Telematics system (Gen 2) S S
Manual rear side window sunshade O --
Power rear sunshade O --
Integrated Memory System (IMS) Power driver's seat, outside mirrors, steering column, HUD (if applied) O S
Power windows illuminated switches with auto-up/down with pinch protection on all windows S S
Power door locks Dealer installed
Auto-locking availability
S S
Driver's door inside lock override S S
Turn signal lever The lever does not shift but will just tilt down or up before readjusting to its original position. S S
Proximity entry system with electric push button start S S
2 Proximity Key Fobs
w/alarm and trunk release
The Proximity key Fob has a removable valet key that can be used to lock the glovebox and access the trunk S S
Remote releases for hood, trunk, fuel filler door S S
Front center console Armrest storage box
(dual tier)
S S
Front Center Console
(flocked)
Coin and Mobile Phone Box S S
Cup holders 2 front console-mounted,
2 rear mounted in center armrest
S S
Sunglass holder Center overhead console-mounted S S
Inside rearview mirror Electrochromic auto-dimming with compass S S
HomeLink® integrated transceiver (located on inside rearview mirror) S S
12-volt outlets (2) center console-mounted, center stack-mounted S S
Assist grips (4) S S
Rear coat hangers (4) S S
Glove box (flocked) Locking with damper
w/Valet switch (off/on) in glovebox
S S
Hands-free trunk opener (Smart trunk) S S
Power trunk lid O S

 Lights 3.8L 5.0L
Overhead console LED light with delay S S
Front map LED lights 2 in overhead console S S
Rear reading LED lights S S
Glove compartment LED light S S
Trunk/cargo area LED light S S
Inside door handle LED lights S S
Illuminated ignition key cylinder surround S S
I/P switch illumination (hazard) S S

 Other 3.8L 5.0L
Carpeted floor mats (front and rear) Port-installed option S S
Cargo net Port-installed option S S
 Passenger Restraint System 3.8L 5.0L
Front Advanced Airbags - Driver & front passenger frontal (2) S S
Driver Knee Airbag (1) S S
Airbags - Driver & front passenger seat-mounted
side-impact (2)
Do not install any accessory seat covers or reupholster seatbacks. Use only genuine Hyundai parts for repairs. S S
Airbags - Side curtain, roof-mounted front & rear passengers (2) S S
Airbags - Rear outboard, seat-mounted side-impact (2) S S
Adjustable front seat shoulder belt height anchors S S
Front & Rear Outboard seatbelt pre-tensioners and force limiters S S
Outboard seatbelts (3-point) S S
Inboard seatbelt - Rear (3-point) S S
Pre-safety seatbelt O S
Anti-Whiplash Front head restraints for front passengers S S
LATCH Lower anchors and upper tether anchors for children For 2 seats S S
Occupant Classification System (OCS) Passenger airbag system is dependent upon the pressure pattern applied to the right front seat cushion by a seated occupant or a child restraint seat. It is not activated by a specific weight of the occupant. S S
Power window lock-out button with pinch protection S S
Power door lock button child safety lock S S

 Passive Safety 3.8L 5.0L
Energy-absorbing steering column S S
Front and rear crumple zones S S
5-MPH Bumpers S S
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
with individual tire pressure indicator
S S
Hood buckling creases and safety stops S S
Body side reinforcements (impact protection) S S
Shift Interlock System S S

 Active Safety 3.8L 5.0L
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) S S
Smart cruise control with full Stop/Start capability O S
Automatic Emergency Braking (AEB) System O S
Electronic Parking Brake w/automatic vehicle hold O S
Electronic Stability Control System (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS) S S
Brake Assist (included with ESC) S S
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) S S
Rearview camera S S
Review camera parking guidelines O S
Full color Heads-up Display (HUD) O O
Lane Departure Warning System (LDWS) with Lane Keep Assist O S
Blind Spot Detection (BSD) with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist O S
Front/rear parking assistance system - 4 sensors in front and rear O S

 Security 3.8L 5.0L
Tamper proof door lock key cylinder S S
Steering wheel locks when key is removed S S
Anti-theft engine immobilizer S S
Anti-theft System Integrated with remote keyless entry S S
  Exterior (inches)  All Models
Wheelbase 118.5
Overall length 196.5
Overall width Excludes mirrors 74.4
Overall height 18" and 19" wheels 58.3
Wheel tread width - 18" wheels Front / Rear 64.1 / 65.3
Wheel tread width - 19" wheels Front / Rear 63.8 / 64.3
Coefficient of drag 0.26
Minimum Ground clearance (inches) (RWD / AWD) 5.3 (RWD) / 5.1 (AWD)

 Interior (inches)  All Models
Front seat Head room 41.1 (w/o sunroof)
39.4 (w/sunroof)
Leg room 45.7
Shoulder room 58.3
Hip room 55.7
Rear seat Head room 38.2
Leg room 35.0
Shoulder room 57.1
Hip room 54.8

 Weight (pounds) 3.8L 5.0L
Curb 4,138 / AWD - 4,298 4,567
GVWR 5,379 / AWD - 5,511 5,556
Maximum towing capacity (lbs.) with/without trailer brakes Not Recommended
Maximum trailer tongue weight (lbs.) with/without trailer brakes Not Recommended

 Capacities 3.8L 5.0L
Fuel tank (gallons) - Use 87 Octane Unleaded Regular fuel 20.3 20.3
Engine oil (quarts) 5.5 7.4
Transmission fluid (quarts) 11.2 11.2

 Volume All Models
Passenger compartment 107.7
Cargo (trunk) 15.3
Total 123

 Fuel Economy / Emissions / EPA   3.8L 5.0L
3.8L RWD Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined) 18 / 29 / 22 --
3.8L AWD Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined) 16 / 25 / 19 --
5.0L RWD Fuel Economy (City/Highway/Combined) 15 / 23 / 18
EPA Classification Large Car Large Car
SMOG Score 5 5
Exterior Interior
Color
(Code)
All Models 3.8 Ultimate/
5.0 only
Beige
(WYB)
Gray
(SG2)
Black
(RRY)
Ivory
(VYC)
Santiago Silver (Y6S) -- --
Casablanca White (YW6) --
Caspian Black
(YB6)
Parisian Gray (V6S) -- --
Empire State Gray (U6G) -- --
Pamplona Red (YR6) -- --
Manhattan Brown (YN6) -- -- --
Ibiza Blue
(WU6)
-- -- --
 Model  Equip.  Model Code  Opt. Group  Note
Genesis 3.8L RWD A/T B1402R65 01 --
Genesis 3.8L RWD 02 Signature Package
Genesis 3.8L RWD 03 Tech Package
Genesis 3.8L RWD 04 Ultimate Package

 

 Model  Equip. 
 Model Code  Opt. Group  Note
Genesis 3.8L AWD A/T B1402A65 01 --
Genesis 3.8L AWD 02 Signature Package
Genesis 3.8L AWD 03 Tech Package
Genesis 3.8L AWD 04 Ultimate Package

 

 Model  Equip.  Model Code  Opt. Group  Note
Genesis 5.0L RWD A/T B1442R85 01 --
Genesis 5.0L RWD 05 Ultimate Package
Port-Installed Options (PIO) &
Dealer-Installed Options (DIO)
Part Number Comments
Exterior
Mudguard Kit B1F46-AC200
Bumper applique B1031-ADUP0
Wheel locks 3N044-ADU00
Interior
iPod cable 08620-2L000
Cargo Tray B1012-ADU00
Carpeted floor mats (AWD) B1114AD-U00RRY Oceanids Black
(RWD) B1014AD-U00RRY Oceanids Black
(AWD) B1114AD-U00RNB Chocolate Black
(RWD) B1014AD-U00RNB Chocolate Black
All-weather mats (AWD) B1113-ADUP0
(RWD) B1013-ADUP0
First aid kit 00093-ADU00

Comparison Tool

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2016 Genesis advantages over the equivalent trim levels of 2015 535i, ES 350, A6, CTS and ES350 (PDF)

2016 GENESIS ELECTRONIC PRODUCT GUIDE (Interactive PDF)

Searchable, downloadable guide to the key features, specifications, functions and benefits, exterior and interior colors, competitive advantages, and resources of Genesis, in convenient flip-book format.

 

From “HYUNDAI LIVE! GEN 2.0” Webcast

  • Feature-Function-Benefit Guide (PDF)

  • Q&A (PDF)

    Answers to every question submitted during the webcast, including those that weren’t answered on the air

 

From “THE POWER OF PREMIUM” Workshop

  • “The Luxury of Genesis: The Six P’s of Luxury Selling” (PDF)

From “HYUNDAI LIVE! GEN 2.0” Webcast

  • Introduction (Video)

  • 2015 Genesis In Depth: Part 1 (Video)

  • Genesis In Depth: Part 2 (Video)

  • Genesis In Depth: Part 3 (Video)

  • Conclusion (Video)

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Video Reference Guide (Video)

 

Hyundaigenesis.com (LINK)

 

e-Brochure (LINK)

 

Accessory Brochure (PDF)