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Auction of 2012 Hyundai Genesis will Benefit SAE Foundation, Student Learning

WARRENDALE, Pa., Oct. 6, 2011 - In a bid to help support students’ education, Hyundai has donated a 2012 Genesis, 5.0-liter, V8 R-Spec Model to the SAE Foundation to be auctioned off via eBay Motors beginning Oct. 31.

The seven-day auction will be open to the public and all proceeds will benefit the SAE Foundation, which helps to support SAE International’s math and science education programs, such as: A World In Motion®, Collegiate Design Series and undergraduate engineering scholarships.

The 2012 Genesis features Hyundai’s most powerful Hyundai engine ever with 429 horsepower. Other features of the vehicle include:

· Unique R-Spec sport transmission, suspension and steering calibrations

· 19-inch alloy wheel design with premium machined finish

· More aggressive grille and front fascia design

· New headlight design with LED accents and daytime running lights

· Sportier rocker panel design

For more information and to bid, please visit www.saefoundation.org/bidforeducation .

The SAE Foundation is the charitable arm of SAE International that strives to encourage and increase student participation and achievement in science, technology, engineering and math through many programs, including A World In Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series. SAE International is a global association of more than 128,000 engineers and related technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial-vehicle industries. SAE International's core competencies are life-long learning and voluntary consensus standards development.

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