The 2017 Hyundai Veloster is so much anticipated to hit the market with a bang, The compact comeback is set to revolutionise the Korean auto manufacturer. The new Veloster will be a more competitive automobile in the market of compact cars, but offers much more than other vehicles in its class. Since it’s debut in 2015, the Veloster has become extremely popular with younger crowds, but the refinements expected which will offer better comfort, visibility, and premium safety is expected to bring in consumers of all ages.
Many refinements are expected he light to both the interior and exterior improving on the overall concept.The lamps will have new graphics, with an increased picture system too, and a well-placed seat for better driving experience. The changes may seem to be limited, but the experience will be totally different which is what consumers have been asking for.
In the following 2017 Hyundai Veloster review, we take a closer look at the interior and exterior design, engine specs, release date, and price.
2017 Hyundai Veloster Interior and Exterior Design
With the new 2017 Hyundai Veloster exterior we expect minor changes with the bumper and grille being slightly different and the seats of th newer model are refined for a sportier look and feel. The 2017 Hyundai Veloster interior is graced with a cockpit and more driver-oriented with a better console. For easy driving, the design has well-placed switches plus command features to ensure driving is simplified. The new technology package comes with a newly designed entertainment unit, navigation control, wireless communication with all of the top features.
The headlights will be smaller as rear lights will have new graphic lamps. Premium safety of the 2017 Veloster has also been enacted to ensure safety during driving as the car has well-placed airbags at the right places, from mirror plus most sophisticated braking system. Other features can be added at your own cost such as tracking device.
No more use of premium gas for the lovers of turbo charged model as current rumors and leaks are pretty consistent. We’re expecting to see a more refined suspension, steering handling will also be significantly better, and the acceleration will be improved. Better brakes for the new Hyundai Velocity for safety with a better visibility 360-degree turnaround.
2017 Hyundai Veloster Engine Specs
Lovers of driving in the city expect to get 25-28 MPG while on the highway you should get 34-38MPG. The engines will be of 1.6 liters which will equate to about 132,138 and 201 horsepower respectively. The car is top feature a 6-speed Tiptronic transmission which will appeal to those looking fo a bit more.
From reports, a stronger engine is expected for the 2017 Hyundai Veloster engine, it’s not specific which type will be used. As we had stated that the 2017 Hyundai Veloster will run a 4 cylinder engine of 1.6 liters expect 130kw plus a 166-pound twist. The greater variation turbocharged model will be of 150kw/265 Nm per torque. The 6-speed automatic speed will also sports are a dual clutch to transmit more torque towards the rear wheels.
2017 Hyundai Veloster Price and Release Date
The 2017 Hyundai Veloster price will be slightly higher than other compact cars, but most do not provide the sporty, unique nature like the new Veloster. From our expectations, the starting price may be $18,900 and for the turbocharged Veloster you can expect to shell out about $23,400. Those based in South Korea can expect to have it in the market late 2016 while worldwide to be the later in the year to early 2017.
For a comprehensive look, be sure to read our complete 2017 Hyundai Veloster review detailing every aspect of the new sports compact car.