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2012 Hyundai Azera

At a Glance

Pricing $32,000 - $36,000
Drive Types FWD
Engines 3.3l V6
Transmissions A6
Fuel Economy 20 (city), 28 (highway)

Our Ratings

Velocity Index 65

Overview Information

Hyundai may have one of the most comprehensive lineups of sedans on the market. The Azera complements the mid-sized Sonata with a larger vehicle in the same way that Toyota, Ford and Chevrolet market vehicles like the Avalon, Taurus and Impala. Redesigned for 2012, the Azera is a large front-wheel-drive sedan with standard V6 power and a high-level of standard equipment. All Azeras include power-adjustable, heated leather seats a 550 watt audio system and a touchscreen navigation system. An optional technology package adds larger tires/wheels, a panoramic sunroof, HID headlamps and a 12-speaker Logic7 audio system.

What Changed:

The Hyundai Azera enters its second generation with more style and slightly larger proportions. Compared to the prior model, the Azera is 1 inch longer and wider, but rides on a 3 inch longer wheelbase for more interior space. A new standard 3.3l V6 engine produces 293-bhp and promises improved fuel economy.

Official Word:

Hyundai Motor America today introduced the all-new Azera in a North American debut at the Los Angeles Auto Show. Azera is the fifth vehicle to adopt the company's signature Fluidic Sculpture design language. Tucson, Accent, Elantra, Sonata and Azera now all have a modern, sleek, sophisticated style, creating the illusion of constant motion. This flagship Fluidic Sculpture sedan also features a more powerful Lambda II 3.3-liter GDI engine, six-speed transmission, best-in-class combined fuel economy of 23...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Azera 3.3l V6 (293-bhp) A6 FWD 20/28/24 63 $32,000
Azera Technology 3.3l V6 (293-bhp) A6 FWD 20/28/24 65 $36,000