Hyundai Introduces The New Equus Model As We Welcome The Year 2011
Hyundai is set to release another of its luxury sedans, the 2011 Equus. It has the same powertrain and wheelbase as the Hyundai Genesis. The Equus has a plush and luxurious look and has a more formal style. Of course such luxury does not come cheap. The 2011 Hyundai Equus sells at a base price of $ 55,000 but this is still a lot lower than the other models of its range. The Equus aims to compete with the Lincoln and the Lexus in terms of luxury and style. The 2011 Equus has a smooth ride that fits its luxurious interior. The inside of the Equus reeks with luxury as well.
The back seats are fitted with bucket seats that can be reclined and equipped with adjustable ventilation. An 8-inch LCD screen with DVD player is installed in the rear portion of the Equus. In addition to that, the back seat is also installed with a refrigerator compartment. The back seat of the Equus is the ultimate example of luxury and entertainment all packed inside a luxurious car. It is sure to satisfy the taste of even the most discriminating passenger.
Rumor has it that the new 2011 Hyundai Equus also comes with an Apple iPad that is delivered right to your doorstep, together with the ownerâs manual. The iPad has been pre-installed with an application that will make is easier for the car owner to make an appointment for servicing. All models of the 2011 Equus are built with six-speed automatic transmission connected to a 4.6-liter V8 engine. Its torque is at 333 or 324 pounds per foot depending on the type of fuel used. The 385-horsepower of the 2011 model places it above the rest of its competitors. Its fuel economy rating is at 16 miles per gallon for city driving and 24 miles per gallon for open roads.
The LED lighting installed in the new Equus also adds to the luxurious feel of the car. It also has a more spacious interior with an advantage of 3 cubic feet compared to the Genesis due to its 4.3 inch increase in wheelbase. It also has more leg, head and shoulder room in its interior compared to the other car models.The dashboard comes in leather with French stitching on its instrument panel. It will also have adjustable temperatures for the seats. You also have the option to add in a built-in back massager for the driverâs seat.
For your safety, the new Equus is fitted with nine airbags radar cruise control and lane departure warning feature. You also have the option of having a camera mounted on the front of the Equus for viewing around corners when driving along bends and curves. For your entertainment, it has an entertainment system with a 17-speaker Lexicon audio system. It is truly a car that provides luxury, functionality, comfort and entertainment.