Hyundai Azera 2012 to debut at L.A. Show image

The new generation of the Azera model from Hyundai will be officially presented at the Los Angeles Auto Show.

Placed between the Sonata compact and the Genesis sedan, the new Azera will be powered by a 3.8 liter v6 engine which will develop 333 BHP and by a 2.0 liter four-cylinder supercharged engine of “only” 274 BHP.

“We are in the final stages of the ride / handling tuning for the 2012 Azera and its dialing in nicely. Look out for it at the L.A. Auto Show”, as it was written in a Hyundai USA press release.

The new Azera will be available with the Lambda II 3.0 liter GDI direct injection in Korea, with the engine producing 266 BHP and 310 Nm of torque, as well as the 2.4 liter GDI with 198 BHP and 250 Nm of torque.

The new Hyundai Azera is expected to hit the showrooms sometimes next year, however its starting price remains unknown.