...an “Eco Indicator” will light up green when you’re driving “efficiently.”And despite a planned refresh for the model in the future, Hyundai still decided to give the Azera some aesthetic attention for 2011, with new front and rear fascia, re-styled alloy wheels, and redesigned rearviews and window trim. In fact, the trim got quite a bit of attention, with a new chrome grille and integrated dual tailpipes, as well as redesigned head-, tail-, and foglights. The Limited trim gets standard leather upholstery, heated front seats, and a sunroof – all options for the GLS. The Limited...
...Heated leather upholstery and a moonroof are optional. They're standard on the Azera Limited, which also includes luxuries like a power tilt/telescope steering wheel, power rear sunshade and upgraded Infinity stereo. A navigation system and Infinity surround-sound stereo are optional. Under the Hood The Azera GLS has a 250-horsepower, 3.3-liter V-6, while the Limited gets a 272-hp, 3.8-liter V-6. Thanks to improved airflow, both represent gains over last year's V-6 engines, which made 234 hp and 263 hp, respectively. With either engine, a new six-speed automatic transmission replaces last...
...The Azera rides comfortably enough, but you notice a lot of minor road imperfections that an Avalon would damp out entirely. (Avalon engineers must have Tempur-Pedic mattresses.) The Azera's suspension never allows the pavement to jar things, but other cars — including Hyundai's pricier rear-drive sedan, the Genesis — have it beat. The Azera GLS gets a 260-hp, 3.3-liter V-6, also with a six-speed automatic. Thanks to improved airflow, the 3.3-liter V-6 is up 26 hp versus last year, while the 3.8-liter is up 20 hp. Combined EPA gas mileage is 23 mpg for the 3.3-liter GLS and 22 mpg...
At first glance you may mistake it for a new Lexus ES, but pictured above is the brand new 2012 Hyundai Azera, which comes on the market with a premium look, a fuel efficient... November 16, 2011 by Viknesh Vijayenthiran
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The 2012 Hyundai Azera has been out for pretty much all of 2011--in its home market of South Korea, under the name Grandeur. We'll be getting the U.S. version of the car at... July 26, 2011 by Nelson Ireson 2
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