The V8 Engine

As I am still in the “Break-in” period, I am forced to inform you that I have not revved the R Spec past 4,000 RPM.  There are two main reasons for this: the first and obvious reason is, the owner’s manual says doing so is not advised.  The second reason is… I haven’t needed to! Believe me when I say this, I wanted to redline this beast numerous times.  There is no need, though!  There is so much power on tap, it is a bit scary to think what would happen if I really pushed it.  Mind you, my last car was a V6 powered by a measly 194HP, so the comparison isn’t actually fair.  However, I have test-driven the 4.6 and 3.8 versions of this car several times over the last two years, and I can tell you that, at least at highway speeds, I can feel a considerable difference in the power this thing can throw down when asked to do so.  I’ve also pushed it a couple of times around town, just for fun, and I haven’t had the need to go over 4,000 RPM yet.  This thing is powerful, and the power is readily available at various speeds (that I’ve tried, anyway).  The engine really does live up to its “R Spec” nomenclature, and I can’t wait to make it scream!

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As mentioned in my previous post, I drove my brand new 2012 Hyundai Genesis 5.0 R Spec from the dealership straight to my detailer, Kevin.

I purchased the car on a Friday morning.  I had made a 2pm appointment with the detailer a week prior, so I had to keep the dealer focused on delivering the car before lunch.  I arrived at the detailer a few minutes prior to my appointment, and after 15 minutes of chatting with Kevin, the manager, I was on my way home in my cousin’s Jeep.  Kevin kept my new car overnight on Friday.  You have no idea how painful it was to not be able to play with my new toy the first night, nor knowing if the car was safe!

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