The new Hyundai Veloster Turbo SE will be in UK showrooms from September 24th. The new Veloster Turbo SE features the Hyundai’s 1.6-litre T-GDI engine with a high-compression, twin-scroll turbocharger. The car is capable of 0-62mph in 8.4 seconds and can reach a top speed of 133mph.
Tony Whitehorn, President and CEO, Hyundai Motor UK, said “the Veloster has quickly established itself as a fun car and a unique proposition. Now the Veloster Turbo SE brings an extra helping of dynamism, excitement and emotional appeal to our refreshed model line-up.
Its overall package is genuinely strong against other competitors such as the VW Scirocco1.4TSI and the Astra GTC 1.6i 16v VVT Turbo”.
The Veloster Turbo is offered in three colour options White Crystal (Solid), Phantom Black (Pearl) and another Hyundai-first a Matt Grey finish, features include new 18-inch alloy wheel designs with chrome inserts which are complemented by a moulded side sill, which gives it a low and sporty stance. A tilt and slide panoramic sunroof is available for £950.
The interior features re-designed leather seats with grey panels, with the “Turbo” nomenclature embossed on the driver’s and passenger’s seats. The driver’s seat is electrically adjustable with lumbar support.
The Hyundai Veloster Turbo SE is priced from £21,995.
By Geraldine Ashton Green
Mon, 03 Sep 2012