Hyundai AzeraPosted: July 1st, 2013 | Author: | Filed under: 2013 New Car Models, Hyundai | Leave a comment »
The 2013 Hyundai Azera is a four-door, five-passenger full-size sedan that is built with the Hyundai’s “Fluidic Sculpture” design that takes inspiration from the mechanic of flight. The 2013 Hyundai Azera is larger and more luxurious than a typical sedan and comes with a large trunk, a spacious cabin, plenty of standard features and long warranty coverage. Azera competes on the market with Toyota Avalon, Ford Taurus, Buick LaCrosse and Chrysler 300.
The 2013 Hyundai Azera offers luxurious appointments that rival the finest premium competitor brands. It offers a roomy cabin, an optional panoramic sunroof, modern ambient lightings, 3D Carbon interior accents, power rear sunshade and manual rear side window shades.
The 2013 Hyundai Azera is offered in a single trim level, that comes standard with 18-inch alloy wheels, keyless ignition, keyless entry, heated mirrors, foglights, automatic headlights, dual-zone automatic climate control, cruise control, leather upholstery, eight-way power front seats, 60/40-split-folding rear seats, heated front seats, heated rear seats, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, a navigation system, a touchscreen interface, a 10-speaker sound system with a CD player and iPod/USB interface, and BlueLink emergency communications system. BlueLink can be accessed from the buttons on the rearview mirror inside the car, or via the web or a smartphone.
The Technology package adds 19-inch alloy wheels, rear parking sensors, xenon headlights, a panoramic sunroof, a power rear sunshade, a power-adjustable steering wheel, power-adjustable driver thigh support, driver seat memory functions, ventilated front seats and a premium Infiniti 14-speaker audio system with subwoofer and 550-watt external amplifier.
The 2013 Azera is powered by a 3.3-liter V6 engine that produces 293 hp and 255 lb-ft of torque. The only offered transmission is a 6-speed automatic. All Azeras come with front-wheel drive.
Safety features of the 2013 Hyundai Azera include antilock disc brakes, traction control, stability control, a driver-side knee airbag, active front head restraints, front and rear seat side airbags and full length side curtain airbags.
The Azera is available in a wide range of exterior colors, including Black Onyx Pearl, Porcelain White Pearl, Silver Frost Metallic, Hyper Silver Metallic, Midnight Blue Pearl and Bronze Mist Metallic. Interior color choices are Graphite Black, Camel and Chestnut Brown.
In the 2013 Hyundai Azera review, the experts of edmunds.com website conclude:
As for the Hyundai Azera, it’s a good choice. It brings a lot of style and value, though a lower price might be nice for folks who don’t need or want so much equipment.