Smart Cruise Control with Stop/Start Capability and Electronic Parking Brake Added to Abundant Level of Advanced Convenience and Safety Features

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct 19, 2015 – For 2016, Hyundai has again increasing a interest of a award-winning Azera reward sedan, charity new preference pushing technologies such as Smart Cruise Control with Stop/Start capability and Electronic Parking Brake to Limited models.

The 2016 Azera represents an modernized proceed to a normal reward sedan shred by delivering a absolute nonetheless fit powertrain, complicated design, and oppulance facilities sum with Hyundai’s consistently clever value proposition. Azera continues to offer business a tip levels of luxury, performance, and efficiency, all brought together in an innovative design.

Azera’s Fluidic Sculpture pattern takes impulse from a mechanics of flight. The extraneous of a Azera is long, light and low. The unique, undulating beltline allows for a long, neat roofline accented by a third window and wraparound LED taillights. A monoform side form includes issuing lines into a behind entertain panel. The face is masculine, with a powerful, swift chrome grille and accessible HID headlamps that confederate accurate details, joined with LED haze lights on a Limited model. From a side, a position is complemented by large-diameter multi-spoke amalgamate wheels (standard 18-inch and accessible 19-inch).

The superb demeanour continues inside where Hyundai has total an upscale ambiance, with a flow-through core smoke-stack and instrument quarrel that creates a dual-cockpit front newcomer space. These issuing surfaces element a extraneous pattern and hang around a motorist and passengers. Also on a interior, bright doorway sill plates hail passengers as they enter a vehicle.

Azera offers lush appointments that opposition a excellent reward sedans. It offers a ample cabin with some-more than 45 inches of legroom and 40 inches of headroom for front-seat passengers.

Hyundai focuses heavily on other interior details, such as an discretionary breathtaking sunroof, that allows some-more healthy light into a cabin, and 3D Carbon interior accents. Other accessible oppulance apparatus includes a energy behind sunshade and primer behind side window shades. The side shades, not found on any other automobile in a Azera’s segment, can be conveniently tucked divided when not in use.

Given a functionality and pattern of a Azera, chair peculiarity and comfort is of impassioned significance to a feel of a car. Azera offers first-class seating for all passengers, charity leather seating as customary apparatus with a 12-way energy motorist and eight-way front newcomer seat. The driver’s chair includes a chair pillow prolongation and an integrated memory complement for a seat, steering circle mainstay and side mirrors, while Azera meridian and chair heat controls keep occupants in sum comfort. Azera models embody customary power-folding side mirrors.

Azera also offers an innovative Hands-free Smart Trunk opener that automatically opens a case when a pivotal is rescued nearby a case for 3 seconds, for a accessible means of case access. Unlike some competitors, a Azera complement opens by simply a participation of a pivotal nearby a trunk, and does not need a kicking fit underneath a case by a driver. The complement can be infirm whenever preferred as well.

Finally, Azera offers exhilarated front and behind seats, twin involuntary heat control, second quarrel atmosphere vents, and cooled glove box, all standard.

With a introduction of approach injection, Hyundai didn’t have to boost a banishment of a V6 engine in a office of some-more power. The worldly Lambda II 3.3-liter direct-injected V6 engine is a heart of a Azera. It produces best-in-class specific outlay of 88.8 horsepower per liter, while also braggadocio a smallest banishment V6 in a class. The engine’s high-pressure approach injection complement (over 2,200 psi), increases energy and torque, while concurrently shortening fuel expenditure and emissions. The complement eliminates a need for larger displacement, and increases a application ratio from 10.4 to 11.5 in a office of larger thermal potency and energy output. The engine also facilities all-aluminum construction, 4 valves per cylinder, piston cooling jets, drum timing chain, CrN Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) cloaking on a tip ring chamfer and Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT). A three-stage Variable Intake System (VIS) serve broadens a engines energy bend to urge a vehicle’s off-the-line acceleration and flitting performance. EPA-estimated fuel economy for a Azera is 20 mpg city / 29 mpg highway / 23 mpg sum (19/28/22 for Limited model).

The engine is corresponding to a Hyundai-developed six-speed involuntary smoothness with SHIFTRONIC®manual control. This complement offers well-spoken shifts and rigging ratios that ideally fit engine torque smoothness characteristics. The Azera powertrain also has an Active Eco mode, that modifies engine and smoothness control for softened fuel economy.

The Azera rides on a 112.0-inch wheelbase, with an altogether length of 193.7 inches and breadth of 73.2 inches. These extraneous measure optimally stretch Azera between a Sonata and Genesis models.

Azera has best-in-class front conduct and leg room.

Azera is propitious with a MacPherson strut front suspension, curl springs and a 24mm front stabilizer bar. The multi-link eccentric behind cessation enables accurate geometry for a reward float while enhancing agility. The pointing of a modernized front- and rear-suspension is maximized by Sachs Amplitude Selective Dampers (ASD), permitting tuning coherence during smaller check displacements for optimal tiny strike comfort.

The ASD-equipped cessation provides:

  • Improved float comfort with higher physique and circle control
  • Increased pushing comfort but compromised handling
  • Optimized tire hit with a highway surface

Azera offers 245/45R18 tires on 18-inch amalgamate wheels, and for Limited models, 19-inch amalgamate wheels are propitious with 245/40R19 tires.

Azera facilities a series of modernized reserve features. Blind Spot Detection (BSD) with Rear Cross-traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist is customary on all Azeras, assisting to warning drivers of vehicles benefaction in their counterpart blind spots, or channel behind a automobile when subsidy up. Lane Change Assist measures a stretch shutting rate of a automobile in an adjacent line to assistance establish if changing lanes is protected and provides both heard and visible alerts in a particular side counterpart to assistance a motorist make safer line changes.

On Limited models, Lane Departure Warning (LDW) helps warning drivers when they competence skip their line unintentionally but regulating their spin signal. In addition, Automatic High Beam Assist on Limited models automatically dims headlights toward coming trade to assistance revoke high-beam glisten for coming drivers. Limited models offer Forward Collision Warning (FCW), that provides both heard and visible alerts to drivers of a intensity brazen collision, alerting a motorist to request braking to forestall or lessen an approaching collision in a front of a vehicle.

Azera includes a Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) system, that optimally manages ESC (Electronic Stability Control) and a Motor-Driven electric Power Steering (MDPS).

VSM works to control twin effects: initial is a neglected teenager lift in one instruction when a automobile accelerates or brakes on a split-mu aspect (slippery on one side, dry cement on a other). VSM detects this healthy lift and relates steering submit in a compulsory instruction to conflicting a lift by automatically providing counter-steering force. The second is a counter-weight outcome that occurs during a remarkable line change or cornering maneuver: VSM conflicting steers in a conflicting instruction to assistance stop a behind of a automobile from stepping out-of-line.

The Azera also facilities a state-of-the-art braking package. The package includes four-wheel front brakes (12.6 in. front and 11.2 in. rear) and an Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS) including Brake Assist, that provides limit braking force when a panic stop is detected, and Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), to automatically adjust a braking force to front and behind axles formed on a vehicle’s bucket conditions. In addition, Electronic Parking Brake with Automatic Vehicle Hold has been combined to Azera Limited models for additional pushing convenience.

Azera facilities 9 airbags including twin front, front and behind outboard seat-mounted side-impact, front and behind side shade airbags and a driver’s knee airbag. Additionally, Azera offers considerable pacifist reserve facilities including a Lower Anchors and Tethers for Children (LATCH) complement for children’s seats and three-point seatbelts for all positions.


  • Azera comes customary with a three-month hearing duration of SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Real-time SiriusXM® Travel Link® three-month hearing period, including traffic, weather, sports, stocks, fuel prices, even film times, multi-cultural channels and recording capability
  • Azera offers a clarity of digital HD Radio® Technology
  • Pandora® and SoundHound® capability
  • Standard Bluetooth® hands-free phone complement and auxiliary iPod/USB inputs

An eight-inch touch-screen navigation complement with integrated backup camera is standard, as good as an Infinity 550-watt, Logic7® Surround Sound reward audio complement with 14 speakers, including an eight-inch subwoofer and outmost amplifier.

The complement arrangement offers higher liughtness and hold sensitivity, creation touch-and-drag functions easy, while charity a split-screen mode that concurrently displays navigation and strain modes. This LCD shade will also arrangement manuscript cover art from suitable media sources. The section can be tranquil around possibly eight-inch WVGA touchscreen or voice-activation by an beyond console-mounted microphone. The complement facilities 8GB of peep memory and comes matched with a sound complement that plays compress discs, accesses digital strain files around Bluetooth streaming audio or allows motorist and passengers to entrance their personal listening inclination by a iPod/USB/auxiliary inputs. Bluetooth® audio wirelessly streams strain from name mobile phones to a conduct unit.

Azera comes customary with iPod®/USB and auxiliary submit jacks, HD Radio® and Bluetooth® phone connectivity with phonebook send and voice-recognition. A SiriusXM® Satellite Radio interface is also integrated into a conduct section and facilities channel logos and SiriusXM Data Services, such as Travel Link®, that includes traffic, sports, weather, stocks, fuel prices, and even film times. SiriusXM Data Services and Travel Link are nominal for a three-month hearing duration to new Azera owners. Further, SiriusXM® capabilities embody recording on presets one by six, so switching to a preset hire in a center of your favorite strain no longer means we have to skip something on your favorite channels. Rewind adult to 22 mins to listen to a full strain or locate adult on an critical sports broadcast.

Azera also supports Pandora® and SoundHound® applications as good as “Eyes Free” Siri® integration, that allows drivers to perform a accumulation of functions but holding their eyes off a road. Finally, a Wi-Fi® customer assists with downloadable apps.

The Azera is versed with Hyundai’s next-generation Blue Link® safety, use and infotainment telematics system. Blue Link brings seamless connectivity directly into a automobile with record like Remote Start with Climate Control, Destination Search powered by Google™, Remote Door Lock/Unlock and Stolen Vehicle Recovery. In further to these facilities and services, Azera models come with one year of nominal Blue Link Connected Care. Connected Care is a apartment of reserve and automobile caring facilities providing Hyundai owners with services including Automatic Collision Notification, SOS Emergency Assistance, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, monthly automobile health stating and upkeep alerts.

The Azera next-generation Blue Link complement also includes a Vehicle Safeguards Alerts In-Vehicle App. This app allows relatives to manager teen drivers by monitoring their Hyundai’s speed, hours of operation and movements around content message, e-mail or both. The app allows these alerts can be set and mutated from inside a vehicle.

Blue Link® is offering on Azera in 3 use packages: Connected Care, Remote and Guidance:

Connected Care (complimentary for one-year):

  • Automatic Collision Notification (ACN) and Assistance
  • SOS Emergency Assistance
  • Enhanced Roadside Assistance
  • Monthly Vehicle Health Report
  • Driving Information
  • Maintenance Alerts
  • Automated Diagnostic Trouble Code Notification (DTC)
  • OnDemand Diagnostics
  • Service Link
  • Blue Link App (smartphone)
  • Hyundai Assurance Car Care in-vehicle app


  • Remote Start with Climate Control
  • Remote Door Lock/Unlock
  • Remote Horn and Lights
  • Car Finder around Mobile App
  • Stolen Vehicle Recovery, Slowdown and Immobilization
  • Vehicle Safeguards Alerts (in-vehicle app)
    • Geo-Fence
    • Valet Alert
    • Speed/Curfew Alert
  • Alarm Notification


  • Destination hunt powered by Google
  • POI Web Search and Download

More sum on Hyundai Blue Link are accessible during www.hyundaibluelink.com.