The super bowl of the tuning automotive industry, or officially, SEMA is close at hand. expected are some very flamboyant and extraordinary tune ups as always and tuning teams are ready to present their examples and show the world what have they been working on the past year. One such team is the Blood Type Racing team which comes to us from Chicago. The Yanks have taken a Hyundai Genesis Coupe model and decided to play a bit with it. the end result of their chopping and dissecting is the vehicle which is going to be presented at the show this year.
The Hyundai Genesis Coupe model is actually a model which is described as screaming for a tune up. It is a perfect example of what type of a car to take and tune it up. It is a real mystery why no one has decided to do this before. Blood Type Racing has decided to break the ice and take a swing at and tune up this model. What they have done is the prime example of what SEMA is all about. They managed to jack up the car’s performance into oblivion and also enhanced the aesthetic features of the car.
Don’t get me wrong, the Genesis Coupe is still down there under all that add-ons and upgrades and it is actually visible. You will no doubt look at this car and immediately notice the Genesis Coupe features underneath, but the added enhancements will certainly enhance your desire for this car as well. Don’t miss the 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe By Blood Type Racing at this year’s SEMA show.
2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe By Blood Type Racing Exterior
The initial design of the Hyundai Genesis Coupe has been done by none other than Kei Miura, a prominent Japanese designer. But when Blood Type Racing got their hands on the Genesis Coupe model, they decided to do a bit of their own customizations. The added changes to the car truly make the car seem more dashing and flamboyant. Everything on this car has been customly built and the end result is a vehicle that defies the laws of physics with its design.
The car now includes a new front and rear fenders. The bumper lip has been changed as well as for the back diffuser as well. The GT wing was also added which does not only add to the car’s appeal but has a very useful purpose by keeping the car stable and more aerodynamic. To finish it off, the car will be introduced at the SEMA show in a brand new custom mixed color. So prepare to see the 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe By Blood Type Racing glossing from the back in its brand new Candy Red paint job. To mention also the 19-inch Custom 2 Piece wheels from WORK Wheels and Toyo R888 tires also.
If the exterior is not obvious to you that this is a tune up, please go inside and have a look. The 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe By Blood Type Racing is modeled to include a racing cockpit. The result of the overhaul of the inside includes an introduction of mainly the parts issued by Sabelt. The car has GT-200 Carbon / Fiberglass shell racing seats and a racing harness as well.
The wheel has been changed and the vehicle is matted with a SW-390 racing steering wheel and there are also some sliders added as well. Experience also the BTR custom rear seat delete, Tanabe OLED revel gauges, a Cusco roll cage and a planted seat brackets as well. The drapes match the carpet and so does the inside go hand in hand with the outside of the 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe model.
IF you thought that the largest part of the modifications were done on the exterior and interior parts of the Genesis Coupe form Hyundai, you are more than wrong. The bigger part of the Blood Type Racing overhaul has been done under the hood of the car. The basis of the changes is the introduction of a Genesis’ 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine.
The engine has been mostly rebuilt by using BC625+ forged connecting rods, valve guides and stainless steel valves. ARP supplied the flywheel bolts, head studs, main studs and cam tower studs, whereas Darton International supplied the cylinder valves, and Cosworth 90mm bore race head gaskets to top it off.. To make the car perform like a supercar a new turbo kit has been installed as well.
At the end en overpowered feature was added in order to give you a certain edge on the racing track with the included nitrous option as well. Using a six-speed manual transmission system the car is able to produce more than a 1.000 horsepower. To stable the massive power of the vehicle a suspension coil over system and a Stance cup kit were added, so it will hold the rains of the vehicle while driving.