Hyundai Genesis Coupe R-Spec ARK super-tuner track edition at 2012 SEMA Show

Hyundai Genesis Coupe R-Spec ARK super-tuner track edition at 2012 SEMA Show

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The new Hyundai Genesis Coupe R-Spec Track edition which Hyundai is bringing out along with ARK Performance will be on display at the 2012 SEMA Show. However, it made its appearance ahead of the show when it was unveiled on Monday. The ARK model makes the Genesis Coupe 3.8 liter direct injection engine now offer a 395 hp at 6800 rpm with torque at 340 lb/ft at 5400 rpm.

Its exterior is seen with flared overfenders, a new front splitter and a carbon fiber hood with heat extractor vents, besides racing differential tyres, brakes and suspension. It is also now equipped with an R-Spec 3.8 liter GDI V6 engine. The new model also gets ARK performance intake system, performance oil cooler, six piston Big Brake kit and Cusco suspension bars, arms and control rods.

Interiors are done up in a JPM Coachworks custom interior, Sparco Pro ADV racing seats in bright red and a Sparco steering wheel. Weight of the new Hyundai Genesis Coupe R-Spec Track edition has been reduced due to the inclusion of a new carbon fiber hood and decklid. The hood also features heat extractor vents which keep interiors cool. More details as to price and availability will be made known at the SEMA Show.

 

Auto news release: ARK PERFORMANCE TO UNVEIL HYUNDAI GENESIS COUPE R-SPEC TRACK EDITION AT 2012 SEMA SHOW

Hyundai’s High Performance R-Spec Platform Provides the Perfect Building Block For its Super Tuner Track Model

Hyundai is again teaming up with ARK Performance to create an ultra-high-performance track edition based on the Genesis Coupe R-Spec model. The ARK super-tuner track edition will debut with the Hyundai brand at the 2012 SEMA show. This special ARK model takes the new Genesis Coupe 3.8-liter, direct-injected engine to an impressive 395 horsepower at 6800 rpm, with axle-flexing torque of 340 lb.-ft. at 5400 rpm. From the exterior, the ARK design theme takes the muscular character lines of the Genesis Coupe to the extreme, with race-like flared over-fenders, an aggressive front splitter, and carbon-fiber hood with heat-extractor vents.

“The Genesis Coupe R-Spec is an ideal platform from which to build our SEMA track edition” said Ted Lee, owner of ARK performance, Inc. “The ARK Genesis Coupe R-Spec truly demonstrates the full track-tuning potential of the affordable Genesis Coupe R-Spec model. ARK continues to represent the ultimate in aftermarket performance tuning for Hyundai.”

While the exterior is impressive, the ARK Genesis Coupe goes far beyond exterior cosmetics, with significant under-hood performance modifications, a race-like interior environment, racing differential, tires, brakes and suspension. The comprehensive list of ARK performance enhancements include:

Engine

ARK performance intake system
ARK performance oil cooler
ARK performance lightweight pulley kit
BTRcc Blueprinting
Brian Crower 4.2 Stroker Kit
JE Pistons
BC 4340 Crankshaft
BC 4340 Connecting Rods
ARK performance R-Spec ceramic-coated headers

Interior

JPM Coachworks custom interior
Sparco® steering wheel L575
Sparco Pro ADV racing seats – red
Cusco 8-point chromoly roll cage

Exterior

ARK-ADRO FL carbon hood
ARK-ADRO rear diffuser
ARK performance SFX rear overfenders
ARK performance CFX carbon deck lid
APR GT300 carbon wing with mount

Transmission

ARK carbon plate clutch kit
ARK dual mass flywheel
Cusco type RS 1.5/2-way limited-slip differential

Wheels and tires

Yokohama ADVAN RS2
Nitto NT05

Brakes

Six-piston Big Brake kit F/R
ARK carbon brake pads
ARK stainless steel brake lines

Suspension

ARK performance DTP coilover system
Cusco suspension bars, arms and control rods