HYUNDAI Genesis 2015

The 2014 Hyundai Genesis hitting the barrier in the frontal offset test.

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5 ANCAP Star RatingANCAP Logo
Crash TestScoreMaximum Score
Overall Score36.88out of 37
Frontal Offset test15.88out of 16
Side impact test16out of 16
Pole test (Optional)2out of 2
Bonus points3out of 3


ANCAP 5 Star Safety Rating - Tested in 2014

The tested model of Hyundai Genesis sedan was introduced in Australia in November 2014 and New Zealand in January 2015. This ANCAP safety rating applies to all variants. Tests were conducted under ANCAP’s Niche Vehicle Policy.

In the frontal offset crash test, driver chest protection was acceptable. Passenger protection was good. Driver protection was good in the side impact test. Head protection in the side pole test was also good.


Safety Feature Summary

The safety feature information below is subject to change without notice. For up to date safety feature specifications for all variants, please see the safety feature table to the right or contact the manufacturer.

Dual frontal, side chest and side head airbags (curtains) for front and rear seats and a driver knee airbag are standard. Autonomous Emergency Braking (AEB), electronic brake distribution (EBD) and electronic stability control (ESC) are also standard. Advanced seat belt reminders are fitted to all seats. A pop-up bonnet provides extra protection for pedestrians.

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Frontal Offset Crash Test Results

Frontal Offset Test Image
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Frontal Offset* 15.88 pts (out of 16)
Head/Neck 4 pts
Chest 3.88 pts
Upper Legs 4 pts
Lower Legs 4 pts

The passenger compartment held its shape well in the frontal offset test. Pedal and steering wheel displacements were well controlled. Driver and passenger contact with the airbags was stable. Steering column components were a potential injury risk of the upper legs. All doors remained closed during the crash. After the crash all doors could be opened with normal effort.

What is frontal offset test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Side Impact Test Results

Side Impact Test Image
Region Score Score Type Maximum Score
Side Impact* 16 pts (out of 16)
Head 4 pts
Chest 4 pts
Abdomen 4 pts
Pelvis 4 pts

Good protection was provided for the driver in the side impact test. The side airbags performed well.

The vehicle was eligible for a side pole test because it has side curtain airbags. The vehicle scored the maximum 2 points for head protection in this test.

What is side impact test?

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Whiplash Protection Test

Whiplash protection assessed by IIHS to the RCAR Protocol

Geometric test: Good
Dynamic test: Good

Overall whiplash rating: Good*
*IIHS test results used

Whiplash Protection Crash Test Image
Acceptable

Pedestrian Summary

Scored 22.7 out of 36 points

Child and Adult head impacts: 16.7 points
Upper leg impacts: 0.0 points
Lower leg impacts: 6.0 points

The bonnet had some good results for head protection but most tested points were marginal. The bonnet leading edge was poor. The bumper provided good protection. (v7)


Pedestrian Rating Explained

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) provides consumers with independent and transparent information on the level of occupant and pedestrian protection provided by different new car models, in the most common types of crashes, through its star rating program.



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Pedestrian Rating - please view table for scores

Green Vehicle Guide

Combined Fuel Consumption CO2 Greenhouse Rating Air Pollution Rating Overall Rating
11.2 L/100km 261 g/km 4.5 Greenhouse Rating 4.5 /10 7.5 Air Pollution Rating 7.5 /10 3.5-Star Overall Rating

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