The Truth About Cars » hyundai veloster http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 15:15:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 2016 Hyundai Veloster Rental Review http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/2016-hyundai-veloster-rental-review/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2016/01/2016-hyundai-veloster-rental-review/#comments Fri, 29 Jan 2016 14:00:58 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=1275657 Did you ever have to find a way to survive and you knew your choices were bad, but you had to survive? Irving Rosenfeld, “American Hustle“ The rental car lottery is a funny thing. Some days you win; other days you end up having your olfactory receptors assaulted by an invisible army of plastic-forming chemical fumes. Faced […]

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Did you ever have to find a way to survive and you knew your choices were bad, but you had to survive? Irving Rosenfeld, “American Hustle“ The rental car lottery is a funny thing. Some days you win; other days you end up having your olfactory receptors assaulted by an invisible army of plastic-forming chemical fumes. Faced […]

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Will Hyundai’s New Crossover Spell The Veloster’s End? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/will-hyundais-new-crossover-spell-velosters-end/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/08/will-hyundais-new-crossover-spell-velosters-end/#comments Mon, 04 Aug 2014 14:44:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=881162 In an interview with Edmunds, Hyundai CEO Dave Zuchowski spoke of a new vehicle that “would be a vehicle that would be really designed for Gen Y, for new first-time younger buyers…Think of maybe something that looks like a Juke or something that has edgy, dynamic styling.” Doesn’t Hyundai already have something like that? The Veloster, […]

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In an interview with Edmunds, Hyundai CEO Dave Zuchowski spoke of a new vehicle that “would be a vehicle that would be really designed for Gen Y, for new first-time younger buyers…Think of maybe something that looks like a Juke or something that has edgy, dynamic styling.” Doesn’t Hyundai already have something like that? The Veloster, […]

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Hyundai Veloster C3 Rolltop – The Korean Cabrio: 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/hyundai-veloster-c3-rolltop-the-korean-cabrio-2012-los-angeles-auto-show/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/11/hyundai-veloster-c3-rolltop-the-korean-cabrio-2012-los-angeles-auto-show/#comments Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:00:14 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=468351 Part Fiat 500C and part GMC Envoy XUV, the Volster C3 rolltop concept has a rolling canvas roof (like the Fiat) designed to help make it easy to carry tall objects (like the XUV). The roof can roll two ways, away from the cargo area to carry tall objects, or away from the passengers to […]

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Part Fiat 500C and part GMC Envoy XUV, the Volster C3 rolltop concept has a rolling canvas roof (like the Fiat) designed to help make it easy to carry tall objects (like the XUV). The roof can roll two ways, away from the cargo area to carry tall objects, or away from the passengers to […]

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B&M Shifters On The Way For Hyundai Accent, Veloster http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/bm-shifters-on-the-way-for-hyundai-accent-veloster/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/08/bm-shifters-on-the-way-for-hyundai-accent-veloster/#comments Sat, 25 Aug 2012 17:21:03 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=457845 Hyundai doesn’t get every bit of a car perfect before introducing it. No auto maker does. But Hyundai does pay attention to feedback from reviewers and owners, and often upgrades its cars in response to criticism. Only in its fourth model year, the Genesis Coupe already has had its interior upgraded twice. My least favorite […]

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Hyundai doesn’t get every bit of a car perfect before introducing it. No auto maker does. But Hyundai does pay attention to feedback from reviewers and owners, and often upgrades its cars in response to criticism. Only in its fourth model year, the Genesis Coupe already has had its interior upgraded twice. My least favorite […]

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Hyundai Generation Why Intramural League, Second Place: 2013 Veloster Turbo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-second-place-2013-veloster-turbo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-second-place-2013-veloster-turbo/#comments Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:05:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=450557   “If you want a Veloster Turbo, you can buy one right now – it’s called the Genesis Coupe.” That’s what Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told us at the launch of the Veloster last year, when asked about the possibility of a performance version of Hyundai’s distinctive-looking hatchback. Less than a year later, we have […]

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  “If you want a Veloster Turbo, you can buy one right now – it’s called the Genesis Coupe.” That’s what Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told us at the launch of the Veloster last year, when asked about the possibility of a performance version of Hyundai’s distinctive-looking hatchback. Less than a year later, we have […]

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Hyundai Veloster Turbo Priced At $22,725 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-veloster-turbo-priced-at-22725/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-veloster-turbo-priced-at-22725/#comments Wed, 06 Jun 2012 19:05:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=447683 Finally, the real story on the Hyundai Veloster Turbo pricing is here. $22,725 (including the $775 destination fee). A 6-speed automatic is another $1,000. With 201 horsepower and 38 mpg highway, the Veloster Turbo has the Mini Cooper S and Fiat 500 Abarth beat on paper in those two areas, but faces a significant battle […]

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Finally, the real story on the Hyundai Veloster Turbo pricing is here. $22,725 (including the $775 destination fee). A 6-speed automatic is another $1,000. With 201 horsepower and 38 mpg highway, the Veloster Turbo has the Mini Cooper S and Fiat 500 Abarth beat on paper in those two areas, but faces a significant battle […]

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NAIAS Preview: Hyundai Veloster Turbo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/naias-preview-hyundai-veloster/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/01/naias-preview-hyundai-veloster/#comments Mon, 09 Jan 2012 00:41:32 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=424813 Despite constant denials during the press event attended by Ed and I (“If you want a Veloster Turbo,” Hyundai’s John Krafcik said, “go buy a Genesis Coupe,”) Hyundai will debut a turbocharged version of their Veloster coupe at the Detroit Auto Show. The lack of power may have been a demerit for the original car, […]

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Despite constant denials during the press event attended by Ed and I (“If you want a Veloster Turbo,” Hyundai’s John Krafcik said, “go buy a Genesis Coupe,”) Hyundai will debut a turbocharged version of their Veloster coupe at the Detroit Auto Show. The lack of power may have been a demerit for the original car, […]

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