2012 Hyundai Azera
South Korea based Hyundai Motor Company is very well known for the rapid developments and with the successful introduction of Genesis is moving forward to unveil the revamped edition of Azera known to be known as the 2012 Hyundai Azera. Taking into consideration the buyers expectations and suggestions for improvements Hyundai has therefore decided to bring forth the 2012 Hyundai Azera.
The 2012 Hyundai Azera can be comfortably put in midsized luxury sedan segment because of its revamped design and architecture. Inheriting a major of its interiors from its earlier version, the exteriors are expected to have more refined contours, a curved roofline and imposing front grille studded hood. The redesign gives a strong resemblance to that of Sonata and Genesis. It’ll also have artistically reworked headlights on bumpers and so will be the LED equipped tail lamps.
The 2012 Hyundai Azera will be made available in 2 trim levels. The base model will be rejigged with a 3.3 liter V6 6 cylinder engine capable of emanating 234 horsepower. And the high end model will be equipped with a 3.8 liter V6 6 cylinder engine capable of producing a horsepower of 305 and based on the Lambda architecture. Both the editions will be coupled with a 6 speed gear box in automatic transmission mode offered as standard with the option to move to manual transmission mode. The 2012 Hyundai Azera is anticipated to definitely go with the all wheel drive mechanism. The combination of a 6 speed gear box in automatic transmission mode is expected to deliver better fuel efficiency and a standard option across all the model of 2012 Azera. With such an empowered engine and drive train design, the 2012 Hyundai Azera will deliver a decent mileage figure of more than 19 miles per gallon within city limits and close to 28 miles per gallon on highways.
As mentioned earlier, the interiors of 2012 Hyundai Azera will mostly be based on its earlier avatar albeit with vast improvements. All the passenger seats numbering 5 will be redesigned with soft touch leather for that added touch of luxury. The inner space would provide ample head room and leg room space and the car floor is expected to be covered with carpet. The driver’s seat will have the option to be adjusted in 8 ways and the co-driver’s seat in 4 different ways and are expected to be heated seats. The dashboard will have a tilted telescopic steering wheel either wrapped in leather or woodgrain. The list of accessories also feature adjustable power pedals, a shift knob, a 6 CD changer supplemented with an array of 10 speakers and a subwoofer, powered side mirrors and windows and an electro-chromatic rear view mirror. On the safety front the 2012 Hyundai Azera will possess the mandatory airbags at various interior locations in addition to child safety seat and antilock disc brakes. Also featured will be an electronic stability mechanism.
The 2012 Hyundai Azera is anticipated to make a grand appearance by the end of 2011 or the start of 2012. And although the price is still under wraps, it is believed to fall in the range of $25000 to $27000.