The Hyundai Genesis Coupé is a rear-wheel drive sports coupe from Hyundai Motor Company, released on October 13, 2008 for the Korean market. The Genesis Coupe arrived in United States dealerships on February 26, 2009 as a 2010 model. North American model was unveiled in 2012 Detroit North American International Auto Show as 2013 model year vehicle. The Lambda MPi engine was replaced by Lambda GDi engine. In response to criticisms about materials quality from reviewers and owners, Hyundai significantly improved materials quality for the new model. The 2009-2012 Genesis Coupe is available with two engines. The standard engine is a 2.0L Theta turbocharged 4-cylinder producing 210 hp (157 kW; 213 PS) and 235 lb·ft (319 N·m) torque, with an optional 3.8L Lambda V6 engine producing 306 hp (228 kW; 310 PS) and 266 lb·ft (361 N·m) torque.