• May 23, 2012

2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo-A Review

2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo made a bombastic entry in 2012 North America International Auto Show and surprised the world with its stunning appearance. Vice President of Hyundai Motor America for product and corporate planning, Mike O’Brien said “The Turbo further broadens Veloster’s hero role in the Hyundai line-up to attract our next generation of buyers. It’s powerful, high-tech and fuel-efficient, attributes which we think make Hyundai Veloster Turbo the ultimate innovation in the sport coupe segment.”

If you are desperate to drive Veloster Turbo you can have it in this summer. Now let’s discuss this wonderful car in detail;


The 2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo is powered by 1.6L Turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that produces horsepower of 201 and torque of 195 lb-ft. Turbocharger technology has made it fuel-efficient and its estimated mpg value with a manual transmission on highway and city is 38mpg and 27mpg respectively.

Twin-Scroll Turbocharger

This 1.6L engine consists of twin-scroll turbocharger that pairs with GDI System and delivers extreme power, basically this technology is used on truly performance oriented expensive engines. Twin scroll turbocharger features 2 exhaust inlet for gas that is split by walls of the turbine housing, twin scroll turbo pick up more energy from exhaust as compared to single. The whole process contributes towards making vehicle fuel-efficient.


Following are the advantages of twin-scroll turbocharger;

  • Enhanced Efficiency for Combustion
  • Lower Exhaust Temperatures
  • Improved Distribution of Pressure in the Exhaust Ports.
  • Cooler Cylinder Temperatures

GDI Fuel Delivery System

GDI Fuel Delivery System plays a vital role in making Powertrain of 2013 Veloster Turbo fuel efficient and eco-friendly. Fuel is directly delivered and let the Powertrain to avoid mixing of fuel and in this fuel efficiency is enhanced and the emission level is controlled.


Exterior of 2013 Veloster Turbo is marvelous, Hyundai engineers took inspiration from sports bike and did their best to make it appealing. Two big circular pipes have been substituted with trapezoidal middle exhaust, engineers introduced this change along with improved intake manifold to add a unique look in its engine. 8 Headlight LED Accents present appealing looks in the front. Further style is added by bold and prominent front grille, rear bumper gives a new look to its exterior. You will also notice that aerodynamics are also improved in this model.

This stylish car is also available in Matte Gray color, 18 inch alloy wheels of grey color compliments the modish exterior. You can also choose Elite White color in its exterior.


Interior truly match the sporty stunning exterior, finest quality leather is wrapped around the seats with “Turbo” written in seats. All seats are extremely comfortable and provide good support to back. A unique SuperVision Cluster features 2 TFT Screen that lies between the tachometer and the speedometer and facilitate the driver to access information through large and clear format. Heated Front Seats are available as standard interior feature and you can choose among several cool interior colors i.e. Graphite Black and sunroof models are available with Turbo Graphite Black with Blue accents.

Safety Features

  • Vehicle Stability Management System
  • Electronic Stability Control
  • Motor-Driven Electric Power Steering
  • Set of 6 Air bags
  • 4-Wheel Disc Brakes
  • ABS with brake assist
  • Electronic Brake Force Distribution System

Blue Link

The2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo will be available with Blue Link system. Director of Customer Satisfaction and Service Business Development at Hyundai Motor America Barry Ratzlaff said “Blue Link combines safety, service and infotainment into a complete package that works to both help simplify Hyundai owners’ lives and reduce distracted driving. We’ve carefully studied how drivers rely on Smartphones and navigation systems as an innovative link to the outside world. Blue Link brings that seamless connectivity directly into the car with technology like voice to text messaging, POI web search download, turn-by-turn navigation, and monthly vehicle reporting.”

The2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo is like a dream car that will drive you crazy after first drive and you will fall in love with this stylish and most comfortable car.

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