6 top cars in class with high resale value

Hyundai Azera: Best in full-size segment
Hyundai Azera
  • MSRP: $32,250
  • Gas mileage:
    • City - 20 mpg
    • Highway - 29 mpg

Rewind six years ago, and the Hyundai brand ranked in the bottom quartile in ALG's residual value rating. This year, the Azera won the award for the best residual value in the full-size segment for 2013. According to ALG, the Hyundai Azera has a 36-month residual value of 54 percent.

The 3.3-liter, six-cylinder Azera boasts 293 horsepower. This full-size sedan comes standard with heated front and rear seats and a ton of premium interior options such as a high-end audio system, ambient interior lighting, rear-window shades and Bluetooth capability.

Safety isn't an afterthought with the Azera, which has nine standard air bags, including one that protects the driver's knees, a vehicle stability management system and electronic stability control. Brake assist, parallel-parking monitoring that will alert you when you are close to obstacles and the rearview image with parking guide are other safety features found in the Azera.


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