With the reveal of the 2018 Hyundai Azera, Hyundai has made it clear that it has no plans to leave the large, upscale sedan market. Although the arrival of 2018 Hyundai Azera in the U.S. is uncertain. Hyundai can’t be happy about this sedan’s sale numbers in the U.S. when in the last eight years, the number went over 10.000 only in 2013. It’s possible Hyundai may have injected some excitement into this large sedan, but we’ll never know.
2018 Hyundai Azera Exterior and Interior Design
The 2018 Hyundai Azera looks pretty classy. Hyundai’s Korean headquarters has just released three photos of the latest Azera which has adopted a handsome exterior complete with the “cascading” grille that made its debut on the latest i30 hatchback. The new model adopts a long hood and more vertical windshield. This sixth generation sports a restyled exterior with updated front and rear lights, chromed tipped tailpipes, different rims on top of additional creases in the bodywork to give the sedan a fluid exterior to stand out in its segment. The body also received several improvements that make the Azera that much better. The flanks receive long, flowing character lines that give it a muscular appearance, and the gently sloping roof is attractive without cutting down on head room.
Inside the cabin, meanwhile, has an upmarket look thanks to two-tone, stitched leather surfaces. Things improved quite a bit from the low driving position, wide center stack with a minimal amount of buttons or the flowing line that crosses the dashboard. The new interior features an instrument panel that emphasizes width, with a dark top portion and lighter lower section. Add to it all the gadgets that Hyundai will come up with and we have a clear winner. To top it off, new security features and park assist are bound to make a comeback as well.
2018 Hyundai Azera Release Date and Price
Unfortunately, there is no arranged date for the release of the 2018 Hyundai Azera. Be that as it may, we may see another auto is the second half of 2017 as a model 2018. The cost of the new Hyundai Azera is most likely going to be similar to that of its competition. The base interpretation will be around $34,100 while the Limited frame will start from $39,300.
2018 Hyundai Azera Powertrain and Specifications
Hyundai hasn’t yet revealed which engine will be under the hood of 2018 Hyundai Azera. But we can expect a front wheel drive layout and a 3.3 liter V6 engine matching the outgoing Azera’s 293 horsepower via an eight-speed automatic gearbox. Underpinning the car is a platform shared with the latest Kia Cadenza. Active Eco mode, for upgrading engine and transmission controls for most extreme effectiveness 2018 Hyundai Azera.