2016 Hyundai Azera Release Date, Specs, Review, Price – The world is ready for new 2016 Hyundai Azera! The Hyundai brand name is among the best auto makers in the world thanks to its great innovation. The upcoming new sixth generation Hyundai will certainly be the model to watch out for.

2016 Hyundai Azera
2016 Hyundai Azera

This mid-size luxury car comes after a whopping three decade since the first generation was released to the market. The all-new 2016 Hyundai Azera will certainly match up to the expectation of its fans who are looking forward to the vehicle especially in this futuristic design savvy era.

You can’t simply afford to overlook what the new vehicle might showcase come its released date. It is a proven fact that the new 2016 Hyundai Azera is outwitting numerous other cars in its class owing to its amazing designs and performance specs.

The following preview will give an in-depth analysis of what to expect from the new 2016 Hyundai Azera pending its official release date.

Car’s Exterior

There is no confirmed info regarding the exterior design of the new 2016 Hyundai Azera as yet. Most of the industry experts and the general public only viewed the 2015 model that resembled the 2011 Hyundai Sonata and taking into account that the Sonata possessed a very big exterior this year, Azera could also borrow some exterior styling from it.

2016 Hyundai Azera front
2016 Hyundai Azera front

The forthcoming improvements might be a wider wheelbase and also a longer than the ageing Sonata design that might need some refreshments. Buyers should expect very extreme redesign from the new 2016 Hyundai Azera.

This might be as a result of its current design still being futuristic and the auto maker might not want to upset the sales figures of the new Azera that might stem from a major modification which is not necessary at the moment.

2016 Hyundai Azera rear
2016 Hyundai Azera rear

However, we could expect some cosmetic changes over its previous version in terms of exterior and interior changes, and some tweaks on the engine’s performance. A major design is scheduled for 2017.

The new vehicle will come with increased wheelbase over the previous generation Azera by 68 mm. it will also net some the latest safety specs. For instance, 9 airbags and sustainability control for the base version.

Interior Design of New Azera

The interior of the new 2016 Hyundai Azera will probably be a carryover from the previous model, however, we should expect some few modifications here and there. The interior will certainly be more attractive, high tech, innovative, clever and happy.

Comfort features will conspicuously be provided in the seats upholstery which will be leather for top trims and cloth for the base model.

2016 Hyundai Azera interior
2016 Hyundai Azera interior

Other features worth mentioning will be the 8” sub-woofer that will consist of a whopping 14 premium speakers, sunroof, premium navigation rear view camera, Blue Link telematics, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, speech commands, Apple Eyes Free Siri and HD Radio.

Standard features that will don the interior of the new 2016 Hyundai Azera will be a leather interior as above mentioned, heated seats, automatic climate control and Blue Link system for future generation.

The Koreans have proven to be quite generous in the interior features and would be buyers will find themselves spoilt for choice.

2016 Hyundai Azera Specs

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As already mentioned, the new 2016 Hyundai Azera will come with some of the latest technological specs. For example, it will have a typical system that will be able to inform about the oncoming cars in your blind spot and help you while changing lanes.


In some top trims which will obviously come with more high tech features, it will come with an automatic switch with low beam levels, head on collision warning and lane changing warning system.

The new 2016 Hyundai Azera will undoubtedly rope in some of the finest safety features that are a mirage in other vehicles within its range. The Limited version comes equipped with a lane departure warning system, auto beam switch and forward collision warning system.

Additionally, a number of electronic assistance systems like EBD, ABS, ESP, DSC, ASR, VDC, and Brake Assist will definitely not let you drive recklessly.

All About The Engine

Under the hood of the new 2016 Hyundai Azera will be a 3.3L V6 motor which will be able to generate 293 hp and 345 pounds of torque. The engine will be paired to a six-speed automatic transmission system and will give 12.5L/8.2L per 100 km in the city/highway.

2016 Hyundai Azera price and released date

The new 2016 Hyundai Azera is expected in the market sometime in early 2016 with a price of around 23,000 Euros.

2016 Hyundai Azera release date
2016 Hyundai Azera release date