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2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo

2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo
2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo Specifications
Wheelbase104.3 in.
WheelsStandard: 18 x 7.5J Alloy with chrome accents
Tires Front11.8 in. ventilated discs
Tires Rear10.3 in. solid discs
Front SuspensionIndependent, MacPherson struts with coil springs, gas-filled hydraulic twin-tube shock absorbers, and 24mm stabilizer bar
Rear Suspension23mm V-torsion beam with coil springs and gas-filled hydraulic monotube shock absorbers
Compression Ratio9.5:1
Bore X Stroke77.0 X 85.4 (mm)
Engine & Transmission
Displacement cu in (cc):1.6L / 1,591 cc
Power bhp (kW) at RPM:201 @ 6000 rpm
Torque lb-ft (Nm) at RPM:195 @ 1750 rpm
Tires F-RStandard: P215/40VR18 tires
Length167.3 in.
Width71.1 in.
Height55.1 in.
Curb Weight2,800-2,917
Ground Clearance5.6
MaterialsAluminum block and head
Fuel Economy EPA city/highway mpg (l/100 km):26/38
Drag Coefficient0.33


Hyundai Motor America today introduced the all-new 2013 Veloster Turbo armed with 201 horsepower in a world debut at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). Veloster Turbo is one bookend to Hyundai’s turbocharged sports coupe line-up, paired with the refreshed 274 horsepower, rear-wheel drive 2013 Genesis Coupe 2.0T (Turbo) also debuting at the show today. “The Turbo further broadens Veloster’s hero role in the Hyundai line-up to attract our next generation of buyers,” said Mike O’Brien, vice president, product and corporate planning, Hyundai Motor America. “It’s powerful, high-tech and fuel-efficient, attributes which we think make Veloster Turbo the ultimate innovation in the sport coupe segment.” The 2013 Veloster Turbo arrives in the Summer of 2012, facing off against worthy competitors such as the Volkswagen GTI, Honda Civic Si and Mini Cooper/Clubman S with a better power-to-weight ratio than all of them, and a unique sport-tuned steering and suspension hardware set. HIGHLIGHTS FOR 2013 Veloster Turbo (Exclusive Turbo features) Powered by a new 1.6-liter Turbocharged-Gasoline Direct Injection (T-GDI) engine and in-house six-speed automatic or manual transmission Horsepower: 201 at 6000 RPM Best-in-class highway fuel economy estimated at 38 mpg (M/T) Best-in-class specific output at 125.6 horsepower per liter Best-in-class weight to power ratio of 14 lbs/hp Sport-tuned engine intake and exhaust note Sport-tuned steering Unique front fascia, foglights and ground effects Hyundai-first Matte Gray paint Unique 18-inch alloy wheels with chrome inserts Projection headlights with unique LED headlight accents Side mirrors with turn signal indicators Unique LED taillights Supervision cluster Leather seating surfaces with driver’s lumbar support Heated front seats Turbo exclusive Graphite Black interior with Blue accents and headliner graphics Veloster Turbo is the first vehicle in Hyundai’s 7/11 product initiative (seven new or redesigned models in the next 11 months). Hyundai just completed its 24/7 version 2.0 product initiative (seven new or redesigned models in 24 months), with the debut of the 2012 Hyundai Azera. Source: Hyundai

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