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RM500 Genesis Coupe V8

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

If you’ve been wondering what a V8 Hyundai Genesis Coupe would look like, don’t wonder no longer.

Rhys Millen Racing and Hyundai teamed up for this year’s SEMA and bolted a Tau V8 from a Genesis sedan into a Geni Coupe. So you have a 450 hp Coupe here which is also fitted with lots of aftermarket goodies.

RM500 Genesis Coupe V8 RM500 Genesis Coupe 3

To name a few, the car comes with HRE 793-RS 19-inch wheels, Hankook Ventus R-S3 tires and Brembo carbon ceramic rotors with Brembo six and four piston calipers, plus an aero kit consisting of RMR carbon front lip, carbon spoiler, carbon rear diffuser, carbon side skirts, carbon fog light ducts and carbon grill.

Mechanical components RMR modified include:

  • Hyundai 5.0-liter Tau V8 Engine
  • RMR Custom Stainless Exhaust with Greddy SE Rear Section
  • RMR Custom Adapter Plate
  • RMR Custom Light Weight Clutch & Flywheel
  • K&N Panel Filter
  • AEM Engine Management System
  • Brembo Carbon Ceramic Rotors (Front – 15.5-inch, Rear – 15-inch)
  • Brembo Six Piston Front Calipers Four Piston Rear
  • HRE 793-RS II-Spoke Rims (Front – 19×8.5, Rear – 19×9.5)
  • Hankook Ventus V12 Tires (Front – 245/40ZR19, Rear – 275/35ZR19)

Interior enhancements include:

  • RMR Interior Suede Trip Package
  • Sparco Chrono Sport Seats with RMR Accents
  • Sparco Track Sliders
  • RMR Seat Brackets
  • Sparco Tecno Leather Shift Knob
  • RMR 1-inch Steering Column Extension

Genesis Coupe Hurricane SC

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

This project car, to be unveiled at SEMA by Hyundai, RMR and a few other brands, can give you ideas to go ahead and tune your own Hyundai Genesis coupe.

The car gets a supercharger to produce no less than 450 hp, and also comes with a body kit including front bumper, grille, hood, side skirts, diffuser and rear deck with spoiler, plus RMR free flowing exhaust system and air intake.

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19-inch wheels, Brembo brakes, and Bilstein suspension are also provided.

Inside the cabin you find Harman International high level Lexicon audio system that was tuned in house by HATCI engineers and Katzkin custom premium leather and suede seats accented with blue inserts.

PM Lifestyle Hyundai Veloster

Saturday, October 8th, 2011

Another SEMA-bound Hyundai Veloster has been reveled, this one by PM Lifestyle, a media company.

The visuals are not that crazy, just a carbon bonnet, some big wheels and subtle aero kit. But they’ve devised a heavy program for tuning the engine. They haven’t announced any figures yet, but the list of the modifications speak for itself.

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Take a look at it:

AEM Cold Air Intake
Autometer Phantom Nitrous Pressure and Air/Fuel Ratio Gauges
Aeromotive Fuel Pressure Regulator
B&M Hi-Tek Oil Cooler Fan
B&M Launch Control Unit
Chasebays Engine Ground Kit
KW Full Coilover Suspension
Magnaflow Exhaust
Magnaflow Hi-Flow Racing Catalytic Converter
Flex-A-Lite Radiator/Racing Thermostat
Nitrous Express Piranha and Purge Systems
Nitrous Express Automatic Bottle Heater
Royal Purple Fluids
SSBC Big Brake Kit
SPEC Clutch
Custom Racing Header and Chassis Brace
Optima Battery – 8022-091 75/25 Dual Terminal
Konig Deception Wheels (18×8)
Continental Extreme Contact DW Tires
Interior modifications include:

Cipher Auto Peanut Butter Leather Seats
Infinite Auto Design Peanut Butter Leather Center Console and Rear Seats
Infinite Auto Design Custom Suede A-Pillars and Headliner
Custom Snap-On Tool Storage Unit in Rear
Custom Harness Bar
Kicker 10-inch Solo Subwoofer
Kicker 400-watt Class D Amplifier
Kicker Audio Door Speakers
Kicker PES19C Substation Enclosure
Panasonic Toughbook
Status Seat Belt Harnesses
PM Lifestyle will also make exterior enhacements to the Veloster, including:

D-BASF Custom Paint Mix
GReddy Carbon Fiber Hood Dampers
Hyundai Genesis LED Door Mirrors
Seibon Carbon Fiber Hood
Seibon Carbon Fiber Trunk
Seibon Carbon Fiber Lower Rear Diffuser
Sequence-X Body Kit
V-LEDS HID Fog Light Kit
V-LEDS Complete LED Light Conversion

Hyundai Veloster ARK

Friday, September 30th, 2011

ARK Performance is the first tuner to announce a thorough kit for the new Hyundai Veloster.

This extensive package will be revealed at the 2011 SEMA show along with a numbr of other jobs for the car and also the Genesis Coupe. This Veloster ebnefits from a twin-scroll turbocharger that makes 210 hp.

Hyundai Veloster ARK ark veloster SEMA 1

The ARK Performance Hyundai Veloster will showcase mechanical, interior and exterior modifications including an open wheel concept with aggressive fenders and Nitto tires. ARK will also develop Veloster specific parts to showcase the tunability of the engine and vehicle exterior.

Mechanical components ARK plans to customize include:

  • ARK Turbo Charger and Intercooler System
  • ARK Intercooler Piping System
  • ARK Custom Oil Cooler
  • ARK Turbo Manifold
  • ARK Lightweight Pulley System
  • ARK Six-Pot Big Brake Kit
  • ARK Eight-Point Chromoly Rally Style Roll Cage
  • ARK DTP Track Coilover System
  • ARK Upper Strut and Front and Rear Sway Bar
  • ARK Camber and Control Arms
  • ARK GRIP Dual Exhaust
  • ARK RSEPC Downpipes and Test Pipes

Interior enhancements include:

  • JPM Coachworks Custom OEM Seats with Alcantara Interior
  • JPM Coachworks Custom Alcantara Shift Boot
  • JPM Coachworks Custom Alcantara Dashboard
  • JPM Coachworks Custom Alcantara Headliner
  • JPM Coachworks Custom Alcantara Doors and Visors
  • JPM Coachworks Custom Floor Mats
  • JPM Coachworks Custom Alcantara Audio Finish
  • Image Dynamics Q450.4 Amplifiers
  • Image Dynamics Q600.1 Amplifiers
  • Image Dynamics XS65 Component Speakers
  • Image Dynamics ID10D4 Subwoofers
  • ARK Racing Pedals
  • DSG Performance / Password JDM Shift Knob
  • DSG Performance / SUN Automotive Eco
  • DSG Performance / SUN Hyper Voltage System GT
  • DSG Performance / SUN Automotive Gauss System
  • DSG Performance / SUN Automotive Hot Inazma Pocket
  • DSG Performance / SUN Automotive Hyper Ground System
  • Jason Noren Fabrications Custom Rally Cage
  • Adam Perry Custom Audio Setup

ARK Performance will also make moderate exterior modifications to the Veloster, including:

  • ARK CFX Designs Front Lip
  • ARK CFX Designs Side Skirt
  • ARK CFX Designs Rear Bumper
  • ARK SFX Designs Wide Front and Rear Fenders
  • ARK CFX Designs Grille
  • ARK SFX Rear Wing Mount
  • OneEighty Custom Headlights
  • OneEighty Custom Taillights
  • OneEighty Custom Fog Lamps
  • Rally Armor Custom Veloster Mud Flaps
  • Rally Armor Custom Veloster Mounts
  • DSG Performance / Password JDM Chromoly Lug Nuts
  • Yokohama Advan RZ Gunmetal x5
  • Nitto NT05 x5
  • Beyond Autobody Custom Paint and Finish

Hyundai Sonata RIDES

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

RIDES Magazine prepared just one car for the SEMA show based on the 2011 Hyundai Sonata Turbo, and it to be honest is the best car of the whole show!

It comes with a magnificent bodykit including new front and rear bumpers, side skirts, rear spoiler and roof spoiler, garnished with a matte pearl paint job from BASF, and 20-inch Rennen Modular M9 concave wheels powder coated matte black wrapped in Falken FK452 tires.

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They’ve also used smoked lights matte black debadged front grille, Audi LED fog lights integrated into the new front bumper and 3M vinyl carbon wrap on the roof. All in all, it’s a superb looking car. Oh, and it also gets JBL 12-inch subwoofers paired with two JBL amplifiers.

Mummbles Marketing Hyundai Equus

Sunday, October 31st, 2010

You’ve seen a couple of SEMA-bound custom Hyundai Equus so far but here’s one of them finest!

It’s done by Mummbles Marketing and they’ve taken a more elegant, more luxurious approach over the usual sport sport themes. This suits the Equus much better.

They’ve also tweaked, or turbocharged we should say, the car’s TAU V8 engine up to 450 hp. The extra power is complemented by a range visual enhancements and equipments upgrades. Mummbles Equus also gets 22-inch Work Equip rims.

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Interior upgrades will include:

  • Four glow shift gauges
  • Southeast Carbonworks hydro-coating interior kit
  • Idealistic Designs custom leather interior (gunmental / burgundy)
    • Seats, door panels, dash steering wheel and center consoles
  • Black suede A, B, and C pillars
  • Black suede headliner
  • Junction Produce fusa / gintuna
  • Junction Produce front door curtains
  • Junction Produce rear door curtains
  • Junction Produce rear curtains

Exterior modifications will include:

  • BASF custom deep burgundy paint
  • 717 Motoring five piece body kit
    • Front bumper
    • Side skirts
    • Rear bumper (with carbon fiber insert)
    • Rear wing
  • Carbon fiber hood
  • Carbon fiber roof overlay
  • Carbon fiber trunk
  • Carbon fiber B and C pillars overlay
  • LightWurkz headlights (tinted)
  • LightWurkz taillights (tinted)
  • Tinted mirror signal

Mummbles Marketing will also upgrade the in-car entertainment features on the Equus, including:

  • Two Apple iPads
  • Apple wireless keyboard
  • One 20? Pyle monitor
  • Pyle DVD player
  • Four 12? Infinity subwoofers
  • Four Infinity Kappa Series amplifiers
  • Infinity Kappa Series 5.25? components
  • Three Infinity Kappa Series 6.5?
  • JBL MS-8
  • Mobile Spec wiring and accessories
  • Optima battery
  • Kinetik 80 amp power supply

Hyundai Equus DUB

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

SEMA should would feel so empty with out DUB!

So here’s one of their contenders, based on the Hyundai Equus.  It comes with Trex DUB Design mesh grille, DUB Design custom body kit, tinted windows and tail lights, and a custom two-tone, gloss black-and-matte charcoal paint job.

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It also gets sport suspension complemented by 24-inch TIS modular style 10 wheels with Pirelli Pzero Nero Tires. Inside the cabin you get illuminated headliner and custom rear bucket seats, and an upgraded Lexicon audio system with nine Infiniti Kappa Series speakers, KAPPA ONE mono and KAPPA FOUR four-channel amplifiers.

Hyundai Equus Signature by RMR

Friday, October 15th, 2010

In a rather unexpected move, Rhys Millen Racing revealed their plan for a custom Hyundai Equus to star at the 2010 SEMA show.

The Equus is a luxury car and does not really go well with this kinda customizations, but nevertheless, it gets two-tone carbon fiber and Red Bull Racing blue satin clear paint by BASF and HRE 21-inch P40 wheels as well as carbon mirrors, and front chin and rear deck spoilers.

Hyundai Equus Signature by RMR sema miles equus

Inside the cabin you will find RMR Signature Edition embroidered headrests and floor mats, and ostrich hide leather seats with suede accents. They’ve also tweaked the engine from 385 to 415 bhp and istalled a high performance brake kit with 14-inch discs.

Hyundai Genesis Coupe by Hennessey

Friday, October 30th, 2009

Hyundai Genesis Coupe is a car with a huge potential for customization and tuning. So expect to see quit a lot of tricked out Coupes at the upcoming SEMA tuning show in Las Vegas this November.

One of the hottest tuned Genesis Coupe you will see there will be this carbon-crazed model which is the result of a joint project by Hyundai America and world famous tuner Hennessey Performance Engineering.

Hyundai Genesis Coupe by Hennessey hennessey genesis coupe

Hennessey actually assigned this project to the students of its Tuner School, and by the looks of things, they’ve done a great job! The car’s body is wrapped in carbon fiber and it has a heavily modified engine which chucks out 500 hp! So the Genesis Carbon Coupe is capable of doing 0 to 60 in 3.9 seconds, supercar performance!

“The Genesis Coupe architecture is the ideal platform for tuners looking to make everyday modifications to their vehicles and our students at the Tuner School took full advantage,” said Hennessey. “The visually stunning complete carbon fiber matte black wrap and high-end performance benchmarks create a monster SEMA car.”

Hyundai Genesis Coupe by GReddy for 2009 SEMA

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

The new Hyundai Genesis Coupe which has replaced the Tiburon has already became the baby of tuners and drifters all around the world, but it’s just the beginning!

For 2009 SEMA show, Hyundai has teamed up with GReddy to unveil a very special edition of the car called “GReddy X-Gen Street Genesis Coupe”. The car uses a modified version of the Genesis’ 2.0 liter four-cylinder engine with remarkable output of 350 hp and 320 lb-ft of torque.

Hyundai Genesis Coupe by GReddy for 2009 SEMA genesis coupe by greddy

Some of the changes on this special Coupe include GReddy Performance Products Turbo Upgrade Kit, large front-mounted intercooler kit, a SE Spectrum Elite cat-back exhaust system, MX racing downpipe, Type-S fully adjustable coil-over suspension ,six-piston front and four-piston rear brake calipers,…

The car also features a body kit consisting of an Aero lip spoiler, carbon fiber hood, aggressive rear spoiler. The looks and performance ae upgraded via Volk Racing G2 wheels and Toyo performance tires. Inside of the car you’ll find racing stuff like Sparco racing seats, modified gauges, boost controller and a turbo timer as well as a remote switching system.