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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Sedan 19 29 $28,946 $31,000
4sr Sedan Limited 19 29 $32,397 $34,750
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TCC's Bottom Line The 2014 Hyundai Azera is a big, comfortable sedan that offers serious design appeal and a luxury-car ambiance. The 2014 Lexus ES is an attractive package in its segment, and the hybrid model makes for a very compelling alternative to more expensive green luxury cars.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 19 mpg 21 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 29 mpg 31 mpg
EPA Classification Large Cars Mid-Size Cars
Interior Dimensions
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 55
Front Leg Room (in) 45.5 41.9
Passenger Volume (ft³) 107 100.1
Front Hip Room (in) 54.6 54.8
Second Leg Room (in) 36.8 40
Front Head Room (in) 40.3 37.5
Passenger Capacity 5 5
Second Hip Room (in) 54.2 53.8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 58.3 57.6
Second Head Room (in) 37.6 37.5
Exterior Dimensions
Height, Overall (in) 57.9 57.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 63.3 62
Wheelbase (in) 112 111
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 73.2 71.7
Track Width, Front (in) 63.2 62.6
Min Ground Clearance (in) 5.4 6.1
Length, Overall (in) 193.3 192.7
Cargo Area Dimensions
Trunk Volume (ft³) 16.3 15.2
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 11
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.6 11.6
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5 17.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 36.5 37.4
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Rack-Pinion
Rear Tire Order Code NA NA
Front Tire Size P245/45VR18 P215/55VR17
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA NA
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Rear Tire Size P245/45VR18 P215/55VR17
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3605 3549
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5 17 X 7
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact Compact
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 18 X 7.5 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 660 -
Fuel System Direct Gasoline Injection Sequential MPI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 255 @ 5200 248 @ 4700
Engine Order Code NA NA
Displacement 3.3 L/204 3.5 L/211
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 293 @ 6400 268 @ 6200
Engine Type Regular Unleaded V-6 Regular Unleaded V-6
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 19 21
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 23 24
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 29 31
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.77 0.61
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.25 3.30
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.04 3.46
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.80 1.42
Trans Type 6 6
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.39 4.15
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.65 1.90
Trans Order Code NA NA
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.39 1.00
Vehicle Name Hyundai Azera Lexus ES 350
Body Style Sedan Sedan
Suspension Type - Front Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Strut Strut
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Strut
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link Strut
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 8.0 (Est) 7.6 (Est)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 150
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 1000
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) - 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) - 100
Crash Test Ratings
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Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver -
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger -
Overall Side Crash Rating -
Side Barrier Rating -
Side Barrier Rating Driver -
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat -
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Front Seat -
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat -
Rollover Rating -
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