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Hyundai today announces the full pricing, specification and insurance
group ratings for the anticipated all-new Veloster.
On sale in the UK in February 2012, prices will start from £17,995 on
the road with an insurance group rating of 16E. It will offer customers
style, functionality and economy delivered with a high level of standard
Tony Whitehorn, Managing Director, Hyundai Motor UK says: “The new
Veloster will bring added emotional appeal to the Hyundai brand. It
showcases a sleek and distinctive design in an innovative three-door
coupe form that provides practicality, and individuality as well as
dynamic performance. It offers a bold new colour palette and with the
choice of bigger wheels with colour inserts, panoramic sunroof and the
option of red leather interior on the higher Sport trim level, customers
can stand out from the crowd. We expect the Veloster’s unique
combination to re-shape its segment and attract new buyers to the
The Hyundai Veloster will be available in two main trim levels (Veloster
and Veloster Sport) and powered by an efficient 1.6-litre four-cylinder
GDI petrol engine, generating 140PS. It will be available with the
option of a six-speed manual gearbox or Hyundai’s first dual-clutch
transmission. Hyundai’s Blue drive technologies – incorporating
Intelligent Stop & Go technology
and low rolling resistance
will feature in the Veloster line-up
ensuring competitive CO2 emissions of 137g/km and a combined
fuel economy of 47.9mpg.
Standard features, which set the Veloster apart from other competitor
offerings are 17” alloy wheels, a 7” Touch screen media centre (with
capability of playing games through consoles and films from smart
phones), Bluetooth Connectivity with voice recognition, climate control
air conditioning, reversing sensors, front and rear fog lights and
striking LED daytime running lights. The Veloster also features a stereo
RDS Radio/CD Player with MP3/WMA compatibility and an iPod connection,
with the ability to control all functions on the leather steering wheel
for added convenience.
The Veloster Sport benefits from 18” alloy wheels with colour
inserts, black leather upholstery with heated front seats, a panoramic
sunroof with tilt and slide function, cruise control, keyless entry with
engine start/stop button and sporty alloy pedals.
A media pack - containing touch screen satellite navigation with rear
view parking camera, Parking Guidance System and 7 speakers including
Amp and subwoofer – and red leather interior are available as options on
the Sport derivative only.
All Hyundai Veloster models will be supported by Hyundai’s
industry-best, fully transparent Five Year Triple Care assurance. This
package offers five-year unlimited warranty, five years of roadside
assistance and five years of vehicle health checks.