ARK Performance Bringing Modified Hyundai Genesis Coupe R-Spec to SEMA 2012

A Hyundai Genesis Coupe R-Spec modified by ARK performance will be displayed at the automaker’s SEMA show stand this year. ARK performance updated the Genesis Coupe’s performance and added visual enhancements, as well.

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While Hyundai already improved the Genesis Coupe’s 3.8-liter V-6 for 2013 by adding direct-injection, the SEMA show car gets bumped another 47 hp and 45 lb-ft of torque (now at 395 hp and 340 lb-ft) with a Brian Crower 4.2-liter stroker kit enhanced by an intake, oil cooler, lightweight pullies, and ceramic-coated headers from ARK performance. To handle the addition power, the drivetrain has been upgraded with an ARK carbon plate clutch kit with a limited-slip differential from Cusco. Nitto NT05 tires wrapped around Yokohama ADVAN RS2 alloy wheels put the power to the ground. A six-piston Big Brake kit front and rear brings the customized Genesis Coupe R-Spec to a stop.

No SEMA show car would be complete without wild interior and exterior modifications. Outside, the Genesis Coupe now sports a carbon fiber hood with heat extractor vents and a carbon wing out back. An aggressive front splitter, rear diffuser, and rear overfenders create a widebody effect. A custom interior from JPM Coachworks features a Sparco steering wheel and racing seats finished in red, while Cusco supplies the eight-point roll cage.

Source: Hyundai

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