The $38,000 base-model Genesis arrives as a rear-wheel-drive luxury sedan powered by a 3.8L V-6 paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
The next-level model adds all-wheel drive, which boosts the retail price to $40,500.
The top-level rear-wheel-drive Genesis powered by a 5.0L V-8 mated to an eight-speed transmission will retail for $51,500. A freight charge of $950 is added to each price.
Hyundai has added more standard features with its updated Genesis, including an eight-inch screen supporting included navigation and a rearview camera, paddle shifters, hill hold control, power folding exterior mirrors, driver knee airbag, HD radio, a 4.3-inch TFT LCD cluster display, and Blue Link telematics system.