Hyundai Motor luxury sedan VI
Hyundai Motor unveiled the rendering image of its much-anticipated luxury sedan, codenamed VI in Korea market.
Promising to provide the pinnacle of luxury and to showcase Hyundai’s most advance technologies, the VI will include among its sophisticated safety features a second-generation Vehicle Stability Management System(VSM2), a Lane Departure Warning System(LDWS) which employs a vision sensor to monitor traffic lane markers and a Pre-Safety Seatbelt System which on detecting an imminent front-end collision, will automatically reel-in the safety belts maximize the safety of the occupants.
Longer, wider and taller than its predecessor, VI will measure 5,160mm in length, 1,900mm in width and 1,495mm in height. VI will come with a 3.8-liter Lambda V-6 engine while the 4.6-liter Tau V-8 will be offered as an option.
The VI arrives in Korean showrooms in Feb. 2009, while a top-of-the-range limousine edition will bow in the second half of 2009 and will feature a stretched wheelbase plus a 5.0-liter variant of the Tau V-8.