2012 Hyundai Genesis Prada is Hyundai's new sedan model has been launched and sold in South Korea. This special edition is only available for about 1,200 units, with distribution limited to China and the Middle East. There are no plans to be marketed to the United States and Europe.
This latest luxury car is a collaboration between Prada, renowned Italian luxury fashion brand, and Hyundai. Both have worked on this model for over two years, since the concept was released in Seoul Auto Show 2009 exhibition ago.
2012 Hyundai Genesis Prada, although historically this type of car had previously been marketed in the U.S., Hyundai is not planning to sell Prada Genesis in the U.S.. The plan, Hyundai will launch two other new fresh models to be marketed in the U.S.. Both new models include the 2012 Hyundai Genesis has been upgraded and Genesis R-Spec models with the latest 5.0-liter engine.
Prada Genesis is powered by 424-hp 5.0-liter V8 mated to an eight speed automatic transmission. This luxury sedan is available in three colors (Black Nero, Baltico Blue, and Brown Moro) with a unique 19-inch alloy wheels and a special plate Genesis Prada. There is also a dark chrome accents on the emblem, grille and door handles with palladium-plated buckle like the Prada bag. The cabin of the car is also still influenced by the Prada, with seats and instrument panel that uses skins "saffiano" hallmark of the designer.