2018 Hyundai Equus Price, Release Date and Review

Tuesday, July 19th 2016 | Hyundai


The first coming of Equus in 1999 has successfully caught the public attention to the luxurious sedan with powerful ability. After a bit waiting, later on, the new series of Hyundai Equus will show up as 2018 year model. Right after the car testing in Scandinavia, we might get a slight picture to the future appearance of the 2018 Hyundai Equus. The upcoming sedan has been built up in better design as well as equipped with modern additional features. Let us see it more obvious.

New Equus 2018 Front Angle
2018 Hyundai Equus Redesign

Exterior and Interior

The new Hyundai Equus 2018 looks completely distinct than its predecessors as it will be coming as an upgraded facelift. In its outer part, we might notice a new grille assembled in the sedan front part. Moreover, a lower bumper, a classy headlights and taillights and also an extended wheelbase are just enhanced. The automaker has just prepared the platform of MK2 as highlighted to Genesis version to present the new Equus as modern luxurious vehicle. Talking about the interior, several additional high-tech features will beautify the sedan inside. In the dashboard, the 7-inch TFT screen for the base model and 12.3-inch screen for the higher level model will be equipped. Additionally, to offer a convenience and luxurious sensation, the cabin will be highlighted with high-quality materials and also the unique aluminum and steel accent. One fur sure, the security services will be one major concern.

Powertrain

To present a powerful speed, some engine options have been in a plan. The existing 5.0-liter V8 engine paired with 8-speed automatic transmission will be one possibility. The current engine could generate the output of around 429 horsepower at 6400 rpm and 509 Nm of torque capable to accelerate from 0-60 mph in 6 seconds. Another possible power will be a 3.3-liter turbocharged V6 that has better energy and fuel efficiency. For the transmission, a 10-speed automatic transmission gear box will be fit to pair. According to recent rumors, the engine unit of 3.6-liter V6 will also possible for the 2018 Hyundai Equus.

2018 Hyundai Equus Release Date and Price

We could be bit excited as the new Equus sedan will be released at the end of 2016. Looking at the current price estimation, the base model of the 2018 Hyundai Equus will be tagged at around $65,000 and go higher for the higher level version. Anyway, along with the upgrades and luxury offered, this sedan is definitely worth to wait.

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