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 |  Mar 28 2014, 4:23 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has put the 2014 Hyundai Veloster through its set of crash tests, and the small Hyundai did quite well.

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 |  Feb 07 2014, 12:29 PM

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The second day of auto shows aren’t usually filled with incredibly exciting news and Hyundai continued this tradition with its introduction of the limited edition 2014 Hyundai Veloster RE:FLEX. Continue Reading…

 |  Jan 30 2014, 1:45 PM

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It wasn’t that long ago when Hyundai revealed the Hyundai Veloster Turbo R-Spec model at the LA Auto Show, but now the Korean automaker is promising a new Veloster to make its appearance at this years Chicago Auto Show. Continue Reading…

 |  Dec 06 2013, 7:32 AM

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Hyundai has officially announced pricing on its 2014 Veloster, increasing the base price by $215 to $18,610 including destination.

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 |  Nov 25 2013, 8:01 AM

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Hyundai proved that cheaper can be better when it introduced the Veloster Turbo R-Spec at this year’s Los Angeles Auto Show.

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 |  Nov 20 2013, 7:40 PM

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Making its debut today at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show is Hyundai‘s hottest hatch to date: the 2014 Veloster Turbo R-Spec.

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 |  Nov 07 2013, 3:21 PM

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SEMA is the place where the very best in aftermarket car parts are on display, so of course there’s going to be a car pushing 1,000-hp. This year, the folks at Bisimoto got their hands on a Hyundai Genesis Coupe and just didn’t stop adding power.

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 |  Nov 05 2013, 4:13 PM

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Hyundai is keeping up with the tuner crowd at this year’s SEMA Show, unleashing a 1,000-hp Genesis Coupe onto the unsuspecting public.

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 |  Oct 23 2013, 3:45 PM

Hyundai-Veloster-Turbo-Main-ArtHyundai has teamed up with Fox Marketing Cars to build a wildly customized Veloster. Far more than just a fancy paint job this vehicle is the most powerful “street-focused” Veloster ever. It will be showcased at the Annual SEMA show in Las Vegas, Nevada in just about a week and a half.

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 |  Jul 17 2013, 10:02 PM

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The Walking Dead Hyundai Veloster Zombie Survival Machine has made its debut at the 2013 San Diego Comic Con, featuring a plethora of modifications to survive the apocalypse.

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 |  Jul 10 2013, 7:32 AM

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Originally launched almost two years ago in the Hyundai Veloster and Sonata, Blue Link is now available in most Hyundai models, providing access to over 30 cloud-enabled safety and convenience features for its owners.

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 |  Jun 25 2013, 4:31 PM

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Following up on last year’s custom Elantra Coupe Zombie Survival Machine, Hyundai has once again teamed up with Future US and The Walking Dead to create a Veloster Zombie Survival Machine for this year’s San Diego Comic-Con.

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 |  Jun 17 2013, 10:01 AM

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Every automaker has its own look. Whether it’s a seven-slot grille, round tail lamps or a Hofmeister kink each company tries to claim its own signature styling elements.

 

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 |  Feb 27 2013, 6:32 PM

Don’t worry if you look up at the panoramic sunroof in your Hyundai Veloster and it cracks — you’re (probably) not that ugly.

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 |  Dec 19 2012, 12:00 PM

Hyundai has issued two separate recalls for the 2012 Veloster today, one for the sunroofs which have been shattering, and one for a faulty parking brake which can bind.

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 |  Nov 28 2012, 1:22 PM

Hyundai kicked things off at the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show today with a Veloster C3 Roll Top concept, based on the three-door Veloster coupe, boasting a dual-function convertible roof that rolls backwards and forwards.

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 |  Nov 22 2012, 5:02 PM

Hyundai is offering a chance to win a trip to the brand’s head office in Korea, and the Detroit Auto Show — all you have to do is race the Veloster Turbo in the mobile racing game “Asphalt 7: Heat.”

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 |  Oct 30 2012, 5:25 PM

Comfortably overshadowing Hyundai’s RE:MIX special edition Veloster production car unveiled today at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas is another Veloster built by Hyundai staff, though with a little help from Cosworth.

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 |  Oct 15 2012, 5:01 PM

Joining the Cosworth tuned Hyundai Genesis Coupe at the 2012 SEMA show will be the “Velocity” Veloster, sporting 400 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. 

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 |  Oct 13 2012, 1:02 PM

Joining the Cosworth Hyundai Genesis Coupe at the 2012 SEMA Show, there will be a custom “Velocity” Veloster concept built by collaboration with the Hyundai Design and Technical Center.

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 |  Oct 05 2012, 10:19 AM

The NHTSA Office of Defect Investigation is looking into eleven complaints received from owners of 2012 Hyundai Veloster vehicles, who allege that their panaromic sunroofs shattered or exploded.

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 |  Aug 25 2012, 4:54 PM

Driving a manual needs to be a sporty and fun experience and shifters with lots of slops make for a drab drive. Often times, that’s just what we see in economical cars.

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 |  Aug 03 2012, 11:45 AM

Harrods Knightsbridge, the flagship store in London, has a surprising product on display in their window. The Hyundai Veloster (Not a Turbo model, mind you) is strutting its stuff in the high-class store’s road-side display case. 

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 |  Jul 29 2012, 4:10 PM

The Hyundai Veloster Turbo was unveiled earlier this year, offering a 1.6-liter, turbo-four with 201-hp and 195 lb-ft of torque for a mere $21,500. Now rumors are speculating a high performance variant of the Veloster Turbo could be in the works. 

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