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2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

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  2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2-door 3.8L Auto Grand Touring w/Brn Lth Angular Front Exterior View 2012 Ford Mustang 2-door Coupe GT Premium Side Exterior View
Invoice $21,180 $21,245
17/30 15/29
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Bottom Line The 2012 Hyundai Genesis Coupe is one of the best performance-car values, with several models fitting the needs of either daily commuters of track-day enthusiasts. Read Full Review The 2012 Ford Mustang doles out all the tire-smoking pony-car thrills, but it's also grown to become quite a sophisticated car. Read Full Review
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  • Distinct performance look
  • Strong powertrains
  • Excellent handling
  • Interior appointments
  • Value for the money


  • Harsh ride
  • You call that a back seat?
  • Steering feel is the missing link


  • Raw 5.0-liter power
  • A much improved V-6 version
  • Retro-modern details
  • Good ride quality
  • Stunning Shelby, Boss versions


  • No telescoping steering wheel
  • V-6 automatic lacks manual shift control
  • Some interior finishes are just average
  • Back-seat room: it's still a 2+2
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