The all-new Hyundai Azera is a luxury sedan that delivers impressive performance and keeps the occupants facilitated throughout their journey. Laced with premium amenities, the 2021 Hyundai Azera stands out among brand new luxury cars. The new model has undergone a redesign accentuating its luxury appeal. The chrome accent grille dominates the front fascia, whereas, the elongated wheelbase and 19’’ alloy wheels give the sedan a sporty stance.
The distinctive design goes beyond the exterior thanks to the cutting edge in-cabin technologies that assure ultimate convenience. The upholstery is made of high-end materials that add a luxury element to the interior. The advanced safety features and driver-assistance technologies ensure that the vehicle does not compromise on the safety of the occupants while commuting.
Following is a detailed review of the design, performance, safety, and driver-assistance systems of the 2021 Hyundai Azera
Design of the 2021 Hyundai Azera
The design of the 2021 Hyundai Azera exudes a striking character that leaves a lasting impression on the onlookers. The exterior has a sculpted body including crisp lines that give the sedan a sophisticated look. The interior is designed to provide a first-class experience to the occupants with premium amenities and convenience features.
The interior design offers utmost comfort and convenience to the occupants with its carefully curated design and amenities. The driver-centric cabin includes a leather-wrapped steering wheel with multifunction controls mounted on it for the driver’s convenience.
To keep up a classy appeal, the upholstery is wrapped in leather including the Leatherette crash pad, and car seats. For the car seat covers, there is a choice between artificial leather and genuine leather, and color options include caramel (two-tone), black, and navy. For utmost comfort, the five-seater luxury sedan has ventilated front seats and integrated memory system for the driver’s seat. The 64-Color ambient mood lighting adds to the luxurious ambiance inside the cabin.
The stunning exterior design demands a second look, thanks to its sophisticated character lines and sculpted sides. The sculpted body including crisp lines, elegantly trimmed C pillar and rear fender give the sedan multidimensional volume and a sporty appeal.
The stunning integrated architecture of the vehicle includes a Chrome accent front grille that has integrated parametric jeweled inserts and the Hyundai emblem etched in the center. Flanking the grille are the headlamps that have a unique geometric design. The illumination system includes full LED headlamps and hidden DRL, LED rear combination lamps (Standard) and LED rear combination lamp (Optional). The rear also has a LED license plate light and Chrome-tipped muffler. The sides have a longer wheelbase and sleek design that offer the vehicle a more stable stance. The vehicle offers two options for wheels that include 18/19 inches alloy wheels.
The interior offers a wide array of advanced in-cabin technologies that facilitate the occupants during the journey. The infotainment features offered include a configurable 12.3-inch full LCD touchscreen navigation cluster, that allows the driver to customize the information that is displayed behind the steering wheel. The Heads Up display relays important information including navigation and speed, allowing the driver to stay focused on the road. In addition, the 4.2˝ Supervision cluster also shows essential information to the driver.
The luxury sedan introduces its new shift-by-wire automatic transmission that removes the hassle of a bulky gear selector. The driver can easily shift gears using a cluster of buttons with a light touch. To regulate the temperature inside the cabin, the sedan offers Dual automatic temperature controls and a Touch-screen climate controller. The wireless charging pad enables occupants to charge their devices on the road. The sides of the doors have an integrated memory system for the driver seat, and the rear has a smart power trunk. The luxury sedan offers a classy ambiance with a motorized backlight curtain and ambient mood lighting.
The Infinity sound system offers premium acoustics inside the cabin that make the commute entertaining. The vehicle also offers connectivity options such as Bluetooth, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto.
Performance of the 2021 Hyundai Azera
The luxury sedan comes equipped with a 3.5- litre V6 four-wheel drive engine that is paired with 8-speed automatic transmission. The engine can produce 290 horsepower and 300Nm of torque, allowing the vehicle to accelerate from 0-100 km/h in 7.5 seconds and have a top speed of 240 km/h.
Safety Features and Driver-Assistance Systems
The all-new Hyundai Azera does not compromise on the safety of the occupants, thanks to its Smart Sense technology. The luxury sedan assures a smooth drive regardless of the terrain, thanks to the advanced driver-assistance technologies. Here are some of the prominent driver-assistance systems and safety features offered by the luxury vehicle.
- Blind-spot Collision-avoidance Assist (BCA)
- Rear Cross-traffic Collision Warning / Rear Cross-traffic Collision-Avoidance Assist
- Lane Flowing Assist (LFA)
- Forward Collision-avoidance Assist (FCA) – junction turning
- Smart Cruise Control (SCC)
- Electronic child lock and Safe Exit Assist
- Blind spot view monitor
- Surround view monitor
- Safety power window
- Back-up guide lamps
Price of 2021 Hyundai Azera in the UAE
The 2021 Hyundai Azera is a luxury sedan that is available in the UAE in three trim levels. The vehicle offers premium amenities and innovative technologies that make it stand out among the latest luxury sedans. The starting price of the sedan is AED 119,400 and it can go up to AED 150,000 depending on the trim level and technologies that are selected.