HYUNDAI ADDS VALUE EDITION TO THE VELOSTER LINE UP18-inch alloy wheels, panoramic sunroof, and premium audio are just a few of many features wrapped in a modestly priced package that adds even more versatility in 2017
FOÚNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 25, 2017 – As one of Kelley Blue Book's '10 Coolest Cars under $18,000' in 2016, a new Value Edition comes to the hippest small car on the market for the 2017 model year. At just $21,350 the Veloster Value Edition wîth a standard 6-speed EcoShift® Dual Clutch Transmission delivers $950 in value savings and includes several desirable features.
2017 Hyundai Veloster Value Edition includes:
◾18-inch alloy wheels wîth 225/40 R18 tires
◾Proximity key wîth push button start
◾7-inch Navigation system including Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™
◾Automatic climate control
◾Blue Link® Connected Car System
◾Blue Link Remote Start
◾Premium Dimension audio system, wîth 8 speakers, external amp and subwoofer
'The Value Edition epitomizes our desire to provide consumers more for less,' said Mike Evanoff, Product Planning Manager. 'These are amongst the most sought after options in a car, in one convenient value savings package.'
This new trim level bolsters an already solid Veloster line-up which starts at just $18,100.
FIESTY ENGINES, FRIENDLY TRANSMISSION CHOICES
Thrust comes from a 1.6-liter, Gasoline Direct Injection, Dual Overhead Cam, 16-valve, inline-4 engine, but you choose whether or not it also includes a turbocharger. The naturally aspirated unit produces a healthy 132 peak horsepower at 6300 rpm and 120 pound-feet of torque at 4850 rpm. Adding the twin-scroll turbo to the stainless-steel, integrated exhaust-manifold increases peak horsepower to a potent 201 at 6000 rpm and torque to 195 pound-feet at just 1750 rpm, and maintains the pull all the way through 4500. No matter the engine, choose between a six-speed manual or dual-clutch transmission, six-speed for naturally aspirated motors, turbos get seven speeds.
THREE DOORS AND A HATCH
| ||Vital Stats|
|Engine : 1.6 L., 4-cylinder|
Power: 132 hp
Torque: 120 ft-lbs
Engine : 1.6 L., 4-cylinder
Power: 200 hp
Torque: 190 ft-lbs
6-speed Manual, 6-speed Automatic
Sixty-five percent of the Veloster's structure is made from high-strength steel. This benefits everything from ride to road noise. It also makes an excellent foundation for a sport-tuned suspension. For even more control, the Veloster Turbo features brake-based torque vectoring to mitigate understeer and enhance its already impressive turn-on-a-dime nature. With a driver's door, front and rear passenger doors, and capacious 15.5 cubic-feet of cargo space underneath the hatch, the Veloster offers both utility and excitement in a sharply styled package.
Great safety equipment come standard on every Veloster, including a NHTSA 5-star safety rating. Active safety comes from six airbags(two up front, as well as driver and passenger side and curtain airbags) along wîth front seatbelt pre-tensioners that hold folks tight rounding out the features. Passive safety comes from Vehicle Stability Management (VSM), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), Traction Control (TC), Anti-lock Brakes (ABS), as well as a Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), and Daytime Running Lights (DRL). That's a lot of initials and a lot of ways to avoid an incident from ever occurring.
FOÚR ON THE SHOWROOM FLOOR
Whether you choose a well-equipped standard car, opt for the Value Edition, or add forced induction to the mix wîth either the Veloster Turbo or R-Spec, it doesn't matter, you receive great value. You chose style, class, and practicality. You chose cool.
HYÚNDAI MOTOR AMERICA
Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed throughout the Únited States by Hyundai Motor America and are sold and serviced through more than 830 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles sold in the Ú.S. are covered by the Hyundai Assurance program, which includes the 5-year/60,000-mile fully transferable new vehicle limited warranty, Hyundai's 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain limited warranty and five years of complimentary Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Connected Care provides owners of Hyundai models equipped wîth the Blue Link telematics system wîth proactive safety and car care services complimentary for one year wîth enrollment. These services include Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health Report and In-Vehicle Service Scheduling.