March 12, 2009
Hyundai Equus a new luxury sedan for the Korean market
A press conference was held for the launch of Hyundai Motor’s top-class luxury sedan ‘New Equus’ codenamed VI in the Korean Market. The brand new Equus is mated to the award-winning 4.6L V8 engine with 366ps. The old Equus sedan was a front-wheel drive vehicle, while the 2010 Hyundai VI is sporting new rear-wheel drive architecture. This new model showcases Hyundai’s most advanced and sophisticated safety, transmission and engine technologies. New Equus also comes with the latest safety equipment which includes the second-generation Vehicle Stability Management System, a Lane Departure Warning System and a Pre-Safety Seatbelt System. It also features LED equipped headlights and rearlights as well. This luxury sedan doesn’t come cheap and costs between 63,700,000 Korean Won (US $ 42,600) and 105,000,000 Korean Won (US $ 70,400).