2017 Hyundai Genesis vs 2017 Chevrolet Impala
In today’s day and age it’s not enough for luxury vehicles to have comfortable seats and endless features inside. Though both are important components of any full-size sedan, heightened consumer emphasis has been placed on connectivity, performance and efficiency, ensuring that you get the most out of your vehicle on every drive. The 2017 Hyundai Genesis and 2017 Chevrolet Impala are textbook examples of engineering gone right, both offering drivers the best in automotive advancement. But how well do they match up with each other?
Our team at Planet Honda wants to help you make the best decision possible about which luxury sedan is right for you. So, we put the Genesis and Impala to the test. Ultimately the choice lies on you, so without further ado let’s jump right in and see what both sedan kings are capable of!
|2017 Genesis||vs.||2017 Impala
|3.8-liter V6||Engine||Available 3.6-liter V6|
|311/293||Horsepower/Torque||Up to 305/264|
|23 miles per gallon||Combined Fuel Economy||26 miles per gallon|
|8-speed automatic w/Overdrive and auto-manual||Transmission||6-speed automatic w/Overdrive|
2017 Hyundai Genesis in Golden CO
We should mention that this power comparison was taken between the Genesis’ base engine and the highest available option on the 2017 Impala. As you can see, both provide upwards of 300 horsepower and over 20 combined miles per gallon, helping you go further and see more without worrying about the tank. However, for those desiring a bit more punch and functionality out of their drive, the 2017Genesis offers features that the Impala simply cannot. Its 8-speed automatic transmission offers an overdrive option and auto-manual shifting, putting you in maximum control on the road. Rear-Wheel Drive and an available Brembo® brake system also add sporty elements to your driving experience. Stepping inside, premium quality leather seating, a leather trimmed steering wheel and 6-inch touchscreen add much needed serenity as the chaos of life passes by around you. Altogether, the Genesis is a masterpiece waiting for you to jump in and see what else it can do.
If you are interested in the 2017 Genesis, feel free to contact our team here at Planet Hyundai. We’ll get you behind the wheel for a test drive, talk about more of its features, and help you work out a financing deal if you’re convinced that it is the luxury sedan for you.