Jump to content

MyCarForum Logo
Search
Magnifying glass

SEARCH

3

All-new Hyundai Grandeur launched

By SYF77 on 23 Jan 2011

Attached Image

Hyundai has been advertising the all-new generation of its Grandeur for quite some time and now, the automaker has officially launched the large sedan in its home market. The Grandeur (aka Azera in various markets) is now larger than the preceeding model with an overall length of 4,910 mm, 1,860 mm wide and standing 1,470 mm tall. The wheelbase, now 2,845 mm, has been extended by 65 mm over the previous generation.


Topping the range under the hood will be a Lambda II 3.0 liter GDI (direct-injection) with 266 bhp and 310 Nm of torque. Hyundai's Theta II 2.4 liter GDI, which is used on the Sonata, will also be available in the Grandeur. It produces 198 bhp and 250 Nm of torque. Technologies on the new Grandeur include Vehicle Dynamic Control, Vehicle Stability Management, a tire pressure monitoring system and Emergency Stop Signal.

Hyundai plans to export the Grandeur to international markets in 2012.

Attached Image
Attached Image

hyundai, grandeur, azera, korean

Viewed: 966 times

Related Blog Posts
SYF77
Written by SYF77
I have been a car fanatic since 1989, when my father was changing our family car then to a Toyota Corolla 1.6 GL fitted with a Twin Cam 16 valve engine that was carburetor-fed, a big deal back in those days. The automobile technology and industry fascinates me and I hope to broadcast these interesting developments to everyone out there through this blog.



  • 1
Friendstar Jan 23 2011 03:17 PM
wah this is nicE! much nicer than i45!
Youth92 Jan 23 2011 05:20 PM
I cannot differentiate the front that of from the i45 huh.gif
Proton_neutron Jan 23 2011 08:07 PM
The front design is a direct Camry rip-off. The rear is copied from the K5 and Saab 9-5. Interior is a bland of Genesis and Avante. Hmm....
  • 1
 
Car Makes

Please select a car make

Facebook Likes
   Featured Blog Post
Photo
Purchase MPM engine oils and stand a chance to win $500 cash and a three-year supply of MPM...
POPULAR BLOG POSTS
Photo
Toyota has revealed its third generation Century which is large four-door limousine produced main...
Photo
The Volvo XC40 is to be officially revealed, although a series of leaks and previews give us a go...
Photo
Once in a while, we will meet drivers who will be road hogging in lane 1 on the highway. As much...
Photo
F1 Legend Michael Schumacher could be taken to the US for specialist treatment after his catastro...
Photo
Unveiled at 2008 Geneva Motor Show, its been almost 10 years since the reveal and the end for Vol...
   Lifestyle Articles