2015 Hyundai Equus is a full sized luxury car from Hyundai – one of the leading luxury car manufacturing companies in the world. It was first introduced in 1999 and is also known as Hyundai Centennial in many Middle Eastern countries. Equus serves as Hyundai’s flagship model all around the globe while competing with A-class brands such as Audi A8, Mercedes S-Class, Lexus LS, BMW 7 Series etc.
2015 HYUNDAI EQUUS: EXTERIOR AND INTERIOR
2015 Hyundai Equus features an extremely attractive exterior design with chrome plated grille having horizontal and vertical strips attached to it. It has LED head lights with a preinstalled adaptive lighting system and mirrors function as a radar system for blind spot detection. Rear end has LED lights designed in form of outstretched wings. There are automatic locks on doors. It also features an automated sensitive steering system to prevent collisions with incoming objects.
2015 Equus has a luxurious interior with material of seats as well as door trims are made from leather of the highest quality. Majority interior décor is carried out with wood rather than plastic to give it a completely exclusive feel. It has a 12.3 inch TFT display installed on the central dashboard or instrument panel along with two remote operated 9.2 inches LCD touch screen displays for rear entertainment. It also has lights installed in the floor with motion sensing.
Equus limousine has a comparatively longer wheel base with different exterior designs. It can be optimized by installing premium quality bullet proof glass, automatic cooling mechanism etc.
2015 HYUNDAI EQUUS: ENGINE AND FUEL ECONOMY
2015 Hyundai Equus has been provided with a GDI 5.0L, V-8 cylinder engine which is capable of producing 429HP of power and 376lbft torque. This configuration enables Equus to accelerate from 0 – 60mph in mere 5.7 seconds which is highly praise worthy for a Sedan of that size. Alternate orientation features a relatively weaker GDI 3.8L, V-6 cylinder diesel engine.
2015 Equus has a rear wheel driving (RWD) platform along with a Shiftronic based automatic 8 speed power transmission system to relay power from engine to its wheels. It has an EPA (Environment Protection Agency) measured fuel economy of 15/23mpg on city and highway roads respectively.
2015 Hyundai Equus: Price & Release Date
According to company insiders, 2015 Hyundai Equus is speculated to be released later this year as a 2015 model. Its price is expected to start from $60,000 for base models.