Hyundai HND-9 Concept preview
Set to debut at the 2013 Seoul Motor Show, the HND-9 is design study of a luxury sports coupe that evolves Hyundai’s fluidic sculpture design language.
Hyundai Motor Company has unveiled the first exterior renderings of the ‘HND-9’, a luxury sports coupe concept with classic-inspired proportions defined by the long hood and wheelbase.
The ninth concept model developed by Hyundai Motor Group’s R&D Center in Namyang, Korea, the HND-9 is characterized by “sophisticated details in every design element, reinforcing a premium look.”
“Fluidic yet sleek character lines that stretch from headlamp to trunk, voluminous, powerful car body and a striking, wide hexagonal-shaped radiator grille underscore the high performance image of the concept.”
“Furthermore, butterfly doors, spiral-shaped lines connected to the headlamp, softly glistening silver coating, dual twin exhaust and uniquely designed head and rear lamps give the car a sleek futuristic look.”
The HND-9 is equipped with a 370ps 3.3-liter turbo GDi gasoline engine coupled with an eight-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive.
The HND-9 is set to make its world debut on 28 March at the 2013 Seoul Motor Show.