Despite our earlier speculation,
Hyundai's upcoming BH
model won't be a replacement for the Korean
Motor Co. says now that its new "BH"
will slot in between the
and the Equus, in a spot formerly filled by the front-wheel drive Dynasty. This V8 powered rear-wheel-drive sedan will go on sale in South Korea at the end of this year or possibly in early 2008. U.S. sales would start soon after that. We'll actually see the car, sans camo, as the
next month at the
New York Auto Show
With the Azera selling between $25,000 and $30,000, we'd guess the new BH will run $30,000 to $40,000. With hopes of targeting cars from
, the Hyundai should offer tastefully elegant styling and the
300-hp 4.6-liter V8 at a much lower price level than the competition. Some outlets have even reported a range of V-8s, including 4.6, 5.0 and 5.5-liter versions.
[Source: Wards Auto]