2016 Azera

2016 azera

New Features for 2016 Azera

The 2016 Azera’s shape and character lines are dramatic, conveying speed and movement. With its eye-catching and harmonized Hyundai design language to go along with flowing side character lines, the Azera is definitely an eye-turner. The spacious interior conveys a sense of luxury with high-tech and premium features, making it a strong contender in its class.

Highlights for 2016MY

  • Electronic Parking Brake standard on Azera Limited
  • Smart Cruise Control with Stop-Start Capability standard on Azera Limited

Model Lineup

  • Base – Core model including popular options coming standard
  • Limited – The highest trim with the most features including HID xenon headlights, panoramic sunroof and Smart Cruise Control

Exterior Highlights

  • Bold and sleek hood character line
  • Elegantly curved derived from great wings
  • Dynamic side appearance by combining sleek roof line with unique belt line
  • Stylized headlights with LED light guide
  • LED fog lights
  • Power-folding side mirrors
  • Wide LED rear combination lamp
  • High rear deck for volume and solid appearance
  • Integrated dual muffler for sportiness

Powertrain Highlights

  • 3.3L GDI V6 engine with 293 horsepower and 255 lb.-ft. of torque
  • Dual overhead camshaft design
  • 24 valves with Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT)
  • Gasoline Direct Injection (GDI)
  • Aluminum block and head
  • 6-speed automatic transmissions with SHIFTRONIC®
  • EPA fuel economy estimates of 20 mpg city / 39 highway / 23 combined (Base)
  • EPA fuel economy estimates of 19 mpg city / 28 highway / 22 combined (Limited)

Interior Highlights

  • 8-inch navigation system with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto with rearview camera display
  • Standard illuminated door sill plates
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Steering wheel-mounted audio, Bluetooth® and cruise controls
  • Blue ambient lighting
  • 3D carbon insert film on door panel enhances the modern, tech-advance feel
  • Manual side sunshades and power rear sunshade
  • Dual automatic temperature control
  • Hyundai Blue Link® telematics system
  • Auto-dimming mirror with HomeLink®
  • Color LCD trip computer

Comprehensive Safety Features

  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
  • Rear Cross-traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist
  • Available Lane Departure Warning (LDW)
  • Available Forward Collision Warning (FCW)
  • Available Automatic High Beam Assist
  • Available Rear Parking Assistance System

Multimedia Features

  • Mobis AM/FM/SiriusXM/CD/MP3 audio system with 8" color LCD touchscreen audio display and Infinity Logic 7® surround sound audio with 14 speakers

Base / Limited .


Model Codes

  • 6-speed A/T V6 - 73422F65

Mechanical Features

  • 3.3L GDI DOHC V6 engine
  • 6-speed automatic with SHIFTRONIC®
  • 18" Alloy wheels & tires (P245/45R18)
  • Integrated dual exhaust
  • Active ECO system
  • SACHS Amplitude Selective Damping (ASD) suspension

Safety Features

  • Blind Spot Detection (BSD)
  • Rear Cross Traffic Alert
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Hands-free Smart Trunk Opener
  • Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
  • Electronic Stability Control (ESC)
  • Traction Control System (TCS)
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD)
  • Advanced front airbags, front and rear side-impact airbags, side curtain airbags and driver's knee airbag
  • Anti-theft engine immobilizer
  • Impact reducing front seats
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
  • Daytime running lights (DRL)
  • Front fog lights

Exterior Features

  • Heated side mirrors with turn signal indicators
  • Power-folding side mirrors
  • Automatic headlight control with delay off feature
  • Solar control windshield and glass
  • LED rear combination tail lights and headlight accents
  • Body color with chrome insert body side moldings and exterior door handles

Interior Features

  • Leather seating
  • Heated front seats
  • Ventilated fronts seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Power driver seat and front passenger seat
  • Driver's seat cushion extension
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel & shift knob
  • Power tilt & telescopic steering column
  • Integrated Memory System: power driver's seat, exterior mirrors and steering column
  • Cruise control
  • Power windows with front auto up/down
  • Power door locks
  • Dual automatic temperature control
  • Electroluminescent gauge cluster with color LCD trip computer
  • Proximity entry with push-button start
  • Remote keyless entry system and panic
  • Steering wheel audio controls with seek up/down
  • Electrochromic mirror with compass and HomeLink®
  • Floor console-mounted rear vents
  • Illuminated door sill plates
  • 60/40 split-folding rear seat
  • Interior door panels with bottle holders in all four doors
  • Cooled glovebox
  • Compact spare wheel and tire

Multimedia Features

  • Mobis AM/FM/SiriusXM/CD/MP3 audio system with complimentary trial of SiriusXM TravelLink
  • Infinity Logic 7 surround sound 550-watt audio with 14 speakers
  • iPod/USB and auxiliary input jacks
  • HD Radio® technology with multicasting
  • Navigation system with 8-inch color LCD touchscreen audio display, voice command recognition and rearview camera
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto
  • Blue Link® telematics system
  • Bluetooth with phone book transfer

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Model Codes

  • 6-speed A/T V6 - 73442F65

Standard Equipment

Includes in addition to or in place of Base model:

  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Power rear sunshade
  • Manual rear side window sunshades
  • Interior blue ambient lighting
  • Limited badge
  • 19-inch alloy wheels and tires (P245/40R19)
  • Rear parking assistance system
  • HID xenon headlights
  • LED fog lights
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Automatic High Beam Assist
  • Electronic parking brake
  • Smart Cruise Control with stop-start capability

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These videos follow the Hyundai Five-Point Walkaround format and show the functions, benefits and operation of key Azera features.



An overview of such 2016 Azera features as:

  • Forward Collision Warning
  • Lane Departure Warning System
  • Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Lane Change Assist
  • Rearview camera
  • Rear parking assist sensors
  • Anti-lock braking system with Electronic Brake-force Distribution and Brake Assist
  • Vehicle Stability Management
  • Front and rear suspension

This video also covers Azera exterior design highlights.



Watch and learn about such Azera engineering features as Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT) and two-stage variable induction system.

Driver's Side—Part 1


Functions, benefits and operational tips for the following Azera features:

  • Proximity entry with push-button start
  • Side view mirrors
  • Power windows and door locks
  • Power driver’s seat controls
  • Integrated Memory System
  • Power tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel
  • Cruise control
  • Bluetooth® phone pairing

Driver's Side—Part 2


Explanation and operation of these Azera features:

  • Motor-Driven Power Steering
  • Headlight controls
  • Wiper and washer controls
  • Supervision instrument cluster
  • Vehicle information center
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System
  • Active ECO System
  • Parking brake
  • Vehicle Stability Management
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Traction Control System
  • Electrochromic rearview mirror
  • Remote releases
  • Airbags

Cargo Area


Learn about Azera’s Hands-Free Smart Trunk, 60/40 split-folding rear seats, compact spare tire, cargo net and cargo tray, and other features at the Azera’s cargo area.

Rear Seat


A complete tour of the Azera’s rear seat area, including attaching LATCH-equipped child seats, storage areas, operation of heated seats, ventilation, power outlet, manual rear side window sunshades and power rear window sunshade, and child-proof rear door locks.

Front Passenger Seat


A guide to Azera’s amenities and luxury features, including:

  • Eight-way power front passenger seat
  • Heated and ventilated front seats
  • Audio system
  • Navigation system
  • Blue Link®
  • Touchscreen functions
  • Android Auto
  • SiriusXM Travel Link
  • Dual Automatic Climate Control system
  • Power outlets
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Overhead console
 Engine Azera / Limited
Type 3.3L GDI DOHC 24-valve V6
Valves per cylinder 4
Displacement (cc) 3,342
Horsepower @ RPM 293 @ 6,400 rpm
Torque (ft.-lbs.) @ RPM 255 lb.-ft @ 5,200 rpm
Bore & Stroke (mm) 92.0 x 83.8
Compression ratio 11.5
Induction system Variable Intake System (VIS)
Fuel system Gasoline Direct Injection
Timing chain S
Emissions system WCC: D80 / CG30
Emissions certification 50 States
Emissions level ULEV
Exhaust Integrated Dual
Recommended fuel 87 Octane Unleaded

 Electrical Azera / Limited
Ignition Distributorless
Starter rating 1.7 kW
Alternator rating 150 A
Battery rating MF 64-27FL

 Transmission and Drive System Azera / Limited
Drive configuration FWD
6-speed electronic automatic transmission with overdrive, lock-up torque converter, shift lock and SHIFTRONIC® manual shift mode S
Clutch type Torque converter
Gear ratios (:1)
1st 4.651
2nd 2.831
3rd 1.842
4th 1.386
5th 1.000
6th 0.772
Reverse 3.393
Final drive axle ratio 2.885
Transmission fluid (quarts) 8.2

 Brakes Azera / Limited
General Dual-diagonal, split circuit,
power-assisted braking system
Type Disc
Disc Size (diam.) (320 mm) 12.6"
Type Disc
Disc Size (diam.) (284 mm) 11.2"
Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS) S
ABS with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) S
Number of wheels 4
Number of channels 4
Number of Sensors with TCS 4
Brake Assist S
Parking brake type (Drum-in-hat) Mechanical

 Steering Azera / Limited
Motor-Driven Power Steering S
Type Rack & pinion
Power assisted, engine-RPM-sensing S
Overall ratio 14.3
Turns (lock to lock) 2.9
Turning diameter (curb to curb, feet) 36.5

 Suspension Azera / Limited
Front - type MacPherson Strut
Front - stabilizer bar 24 mm
Front - shock absorbers SACHS Amplitude Selective Damping (ASD)
Rear - type Multi-Link
Rear - stabilizer bar 17 mm
Rear - shock absorbers SACHS Amplitude Selective Damping (ASD)

 Body / Chassis Azera / Limited
Type Unibody
Materials - Primary High tensile steel
 Wheels and Tires Azera / Limited
Wheels - 18 x 7.5J (10-spoke) Hyper silver aluminum alloy S / --
Wheels - 19 x 8.0J (10-spoke) Hyper silver aluminum alloy -- / S
P245/45R18 - Hankook Optimo H426 Load Index & Speed Rating: 96V
Front/Rear: 32 psi / 32 psi
S / --
P245/40R19 - Hankook Optimo H426 Load Index & Speed rating: 94V
Front/Rear: 32 psi / 32 psi
-- / S
Spare tire - T135/80D17 Compact located under cargo S / S
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) S / S

 Lights Azera / Limited
Headlights Three beam jeweled
S / -
HID Xenon headlights -- / S
LED Accent headlights S / S
Automatic High Beam Assist -- / S
Daytime running lights S / S
Automatic light control With Delay Off Feature S / S
Front fog lights Standard S / --
LED-type -- / S
Center high mount stop light (CHMSL) S / S
LED Taillights S / S

 Outside Mirrors Azera / Limited
Dual, heated, power-folding, body color mirrors with turn signal indicators S / S
Blind Spot Detection S / S
EZ lane change signal light assist Slight movement (halfway downward or upward) of the turn signal indicator lever will cause the side repeater lamps to blink three times and automatically go off. S / S

 Moldings and Trim Azera / Limited
Bumpers (5 MPH) Body color with chrome-insert molding S / S
Fascia (front grille) Chrome grille with satin inserts S / S
Window belt moldings Chrome S / S
Door handles Body color with chrome-insert S / S
Mud guards Front/Rear O / O

 Glass Azera / Limited
Solar control glass  S / S

 Other Azera / Limited
Rear Parking Assistance System 4 body color sensors in rear bumpers -- / S
Front windshield wipers with Aero blades 2 speed with variable intermittent, speed sensitive S / S
Panoramic sunroof (glass) One-touch open/close and sliding sunshade -- / S
Rear exhaust, dual chrome-tipped Integrated in rear bumper S / S
Limited badge -- / S
Door trim around windows Glossy S / S
 Seating Azera / Limited
Capacity 5 / 5
Seat surfaces - Leather seating S / S
Front Seat
Driver seat cushion extension S / S
10-way power driver seat
with 2-way power lumbar
with Integrated Memory System (IMS): driver seat, side mirrors & steering column S / S
8-way power front passenger seat S / S
Heated front seats with adjustable temperature control S / S
Ventilated front seats S / S
Rear Seat
60/40 split fold-down with outboard head restraints S / S
Center armrest Dual cup holders with cover S / S
Heated rear seats S / S

 Audio/Navigation/Telematics Azera / Limited
Mobis AM/FM/SiriusXM/CD/MP3 audio system. Includes 8" color LCD touchscreen audio display S / S
Infinity Logic 7® surround sound audio (550-watt) with 14 speakers S / S
HD Radio™ technology with multicasting S / S
Auxiliary MP3 input/USB/iPod jacks (front center stack bin) S / S
Antenna — Shark fin design with SiriusXM reception S / S
Integrated Bluetooth hands-free phone system with phone book transfer and voice recognition S / S
Navigation system includes voice command recognition, Apple CarPlay & Android Auto and rear backup camera S / S
Blue Link® Telematics System (Next Generation) S / S

 Trim Azera / Limited
Roof trim Cloth S / S
3D carbon insert All interior colors S / S
Door sill scuff plates Illuminated S / S
Door trim Simulated leather inserts S / S
Door handles Chrome S / S
Door map pockets with bottle holder All 4 doors S / S
Sun visors With illuminated driver and passenger vanity mirrors S / S
Shift knob Leather-wrapped S / S
Parking brake Foot brake S / S
Carpeting Full cut-pile carpeting S / S
Trunk lid liner S / S
Floor mats (Port-installed) Carpeted O / O

 Steering Wheel Azera / Limited
Leather-wrapped steering wheel and shift knob S / S
Power adjustable tilt and telescopic steering wheel S / S
Steering wheel audio controls Volume up/down, mode, mute and seek S / S
Cruise controls S / S
Bluetooth® phone controls S / S

 Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Azera / Limited
Air conditioning S / S
Dual fully automatic climate control S / S
Heater S / S
Rear seat air conditioning and heater vents
Cabin air filter S / S
Rear window defroster Electronic with timer S / S

 Instrumentation Azera / Limited
Speedometer Analog S / S
Tachometer Analog S / S
Odometer LCD digital S / S
Trip odometer LCD digital S / S
Clock Digital S / S
Instrument panel gauge face color, adjustable Electroluminescent display Blue illumination
Electroluminescent gauge cluster with color LCD trip computer S / S
Active ECO System "ECO" light illuminates in the instrument panel during fuel efficient driving S / S

 Comfort and Convenience Azera / Limited
Cruise control with steering wheel-mounted controls Standard S / --
Smart Cruise Control with Start/Stop -- / S
Trip computer: digital with color LCD Average fuel economy, average speed, range to empty, trip timer, trip distance S / S
Rear power sunshade -- / S
Rear side window manual sunshades -- / S
Integrated Memory System (IMS) S / S
Power windows Illuminated switches and front auto-up/down with pinch protection S / S
Power door locks S / S
Driver's door inside lock override S / S
Remote keyless entry system with integrated fob, alarm and panic One press opens driver’s door, two opens all doors S / S
Proximity entry with push-button start S / S
Remote releases Hood
Fuel filler door
S / S
Hands-free Smart Trunk S / S
Rear parking assistance sensors -- / S
Front center console (flocked) Fixed armrest storage box S / S
Cup holders, dual 2 front console-mounted, 2 rear mounted in center armrest S / S
Door panel bottle holders Bottle holders on door panel pockets (4) S / S
Electrochromic auto-dimming mirror with compass plus HomeLink® integrated transceiver S / S
Rearview backup camera S / S
12-volt outlets (2) Center stack and center console-mounted S / S
Rear coat hanger (1) S / S
Assist grips (3) S / S
Cooled glove box: locking with damper S / S

 Comfort and Convenience Azera / Limited
Front map lights 2 in overhead console S / S
Central dome light with delay Door activated option S / S
Glove compartment light S / S
Interior ambient lighting, blue -- / S
Trunk light S / S
Illuminated key ignition S / S
Instrument panel switch illumination (hazard) S / S

 Other Azera / Limited
Keys 2 proximity keys S / S
 Passenger Restraint System Azera / Limited
Airbags: driver and front passenger (2) S / S
Airbags: driver and front passenger seat-mounted side-impact (2) Do not install any accessory seat covers or reupholster seatbacks. Use only genuine Hyundai parts for repairs. S / S
Airbags: side curtain, roof-mounted front and rear passengers (2) S / S
Airbags: rear outboard, seat-mounted side-impact (2) S / S
Airbag: driver's knee (1) S / S
Adjustable front seat shoulder belt height anchors S / S
Front seat belts with pre-tensioners and force limiters S / S
Impact reducing front seats S / S
Rear seat low-profile head restraints Rear, center left S / S
Rear seatbelt ALR/ELR system (3-point) S / S
LATCH lower anchors (2 rear) and opper tether anchors (3 rear) for children S / S
Power window lock-out button; power door lock button child safety lock S / S
Occupant Classification System (OCS) Passenger airbag system is dependent upon the pressure pattern applied to the right front seat cushion by a seated occupant or a child restraint seat. It is not activated by a specific weight of the occupant.

S / S

 Passive Safety Azera / Limited
Automatic High Beam Assist -- / S
HID xenon headlights -- / S
Hands-free Smart Trunk opener S / S
Energy-absorbing steering column S / S
Front and rear crumple zones S / S
5-mph Bumpers S / S
Hood buckling creases and safety stops S / S
Bodyside reinforcements (impact protection) S / S
Shift Interlock System S / S
Rear parking assistance sensors -- / S
Emergency internal trunk release S / S

 Active Safety Azera / Limited
Lane Departure Warning -- / S
Forward Collision Warning -- / S
Blind Spot Detection with Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Lane Change Assist S
Rearview backup camera S
Vehicle Stability Management (VSM) S / S
Electronic Stability Control System (ESC) with Traction Control System (TCS) S / S
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD) S / S
Brake Assist (included with ESC) S / S
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) S / S
EZ lane change signal light assist S / S

 Security Azera / Limited
Tamper proof door lock key cylinder S / S
Steering wheel locks when key is removed S / S
Anti-theft engine immobilizer S / S
Anti-theft system integrated with remote keyless entry and panic S / S
 Exterior (inches) Azera / Limited
Wheelbase 112.0
Overall length 193.7
Overall width, excluding mirrors 73.2
Overall height 57.9
Overhang, front/rear 37.8 / 43.9
Wheel tread width (Front/Rear) 18-inch wheels 63.2 / 63.3
19-inch wheels 63.1 / 63.1
Minimum ground clearance, inches 5.4
Coefficient of drag (Cd) 0.28

 Interior (inches) Azera / Limited
Front seat Head room (with sunroof) 40.3 (38.3)
Leg room 45.5
Shoulder room 58.3
Hip room 54.6
Rear seat Head room (with sunroof) 37.6 (37.3)
Leg room 36.8
Shoulder room 56.4
Hip room 54.2

 Weights (pounds) Azera / Limited
Curb weight 3,684 - 3,871
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 4,828
Maximum towing capacity with trailer brakes Not recommended
Maximum trailer tongue weight without trailer brakes Not recommended

 Capacities Azera / Limited
Fuel tank (gallons): Use 87-octane unleaded regular fuel 18.5
Engine oil (quarts) 6.9
Engine coolant (quarts) 5.2

 Volume (cubic feet) Azera / Limited
Passenger compartment 107.0
Cargo (trunk) (SAE) 16.3
Total 123.3

 Volume (cubic feet) Azera / Limited
Fuel Economy - EPA
20 / 29 / 23 (Azera)
19 / 28 / 22 (Limited)
Emissions Standard LEV-II ULEV
EPA Classification Large Car
Smog Score 5
Global warming score 5
Exterior Interior
Graphite Black
Eclipse Black Pearl
Diamond White Pearl
Starlight Silver Metallic
Pewter Gray Metallic
Venetian Red Pearl
Moroccan Pearl
 Model  Equip.
 Model Code  Opt. Group  Note
Azera A/T 73422F65 01  


 Model  Equip.  Model Code  Opt. Group  Note
Limited A/T 73442F65 01  
Port-Installed Options (PIO) &
Dealer-Installed Options (DIO
Part Number
Mud Guards TBD
Wheel Locks U8440 00500
Cargo Net 3V017 ADUP0
Cargo Tray 3V012 ADU00
Carpeted Floor Mats 3VF14 AC001 RY (Black)
First Aid Kit, Premium 3N083 ADU00
First Aid Kit 00083 ADU00
iPod Cable 08620-2L000
Roadside Assistance Kit 00082 ADU10

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