15 May 2019 · Motoring Tips & Advice

The Fastest Hyundais on the Market | Phil Gilbert Hyundai

The Fastest Hyundais on the Market

Hyundai have an established reputation has builders of quality cars, being one of the fastest growing manufacturers and the third biggest sellers of cars in Australia. Hyundai also knows how to design cars with serious performance. Below are the five fastest cars Hyundai have produced.

1. Hyundai Genesis

The Genesis is an absolute powerhouse, with a 0-100 km/h time of 5.4 seconds and a top speed of 240 km/h. It translates pure muscle into lightning fast speeds and is certainly Hyundai’s fastest. The Hyundai Genesis also boasts more than 400 horsepower to deliver a truly striking performance.

This luxury rear-wheel drive runs on a 5.0-litre Tau V8 GDi engine, featuring an optimised runner intake length and multi-injection mapping. The powertrain in the Genesis is mated to an eight-speed automatic transmission that offers better acceleration through an enhanced shift logic and speed in the sport mode.

2. Hyundai i20 R5

Specially designed for all-weather performance, the i20 R5 is quick on any type of road. This new rally car hasn’t been officially tested for a 0-100 km/h time or for a top speed yet. However, it features 285 horsepower and 310 lb-ft of torque, ensuring it boasts a quick performance.

3. Hyundai Genesis Coupe

The Genesis Coupe hits 0-100 km/h in 6.8 seconds. The sportier Coupe can outpace the Genesis over longer distances with a top speed of 260 km/h. An all-aluminium Lambda 3.8-litre V6 engine gives it the ability to generate a substantial 348 horsepower. Like the Genesis, the Coupe also has an efficient eight-speed automatic transmission for zooming across roads.

4. Hyundai Elantra Sport

The Elantra Sport is a compact four-wheel drive sedan capable of doing 0-100 km/h in 7.7 seconds and hitting a top speed of 210 km/h. It features a 1.6-litre Turbo GDi four-cylinder engine capable of generating more than 200 horsepower and 190 lb-ft of torque. The Elantra Sport utilises a six-speed manual transmission or seven-speed dual clutch transmission with paddle shifters, ensuring excellent performance.

5. Hyundai i30 Turbo

The i30 Turbo hatchback boasts an impressive 0-100 km/h time of just 8.0 seconds and can make the long distances with a top speed of 219 km/h. It’s available as a three or five door, with seven-speed double clutch transmission for enhanced acceleration performance. This i30 runs on a 1.6-litre, four-cylinder Gamma GDi engine with 186 horsepower, which is turbocharged.

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