Factory-Tuned Hyundai Veloster Turbo Concept Heading to SEMA

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Hyundai will display “Velocity,” a factory-tuned Veloster Turbo concept at this year’s SEMA show. Velocity is a joint-project between Hyundai’s Southern Californian Design and Engineering teams, and is intended to up the ante on the standard Veloster Turbo’s performance and visual presence. The rendering shows a flamboyant body kit and spoiler, hinting at the actual tuner car’s wild look. Hyundai says the concept will have the power to back up its race-inspired appearance thanks to engine modifications from Cosworth, including new engine internals, turbocharger, intercooler, and air intake system. The 1.6-liter engine is expected to produce 400 hp and 350 lb-ft of torque. Bilstien dampers and springs work with Kumho tires wrapped around large 19-inch HRE wheels to increase cornering ability while four-piston Brembo brake calipers and two-piece rotors bring Velocity to a stop. The wide-body kit stretches over the 9-inch wide wheels wrapped in 273/35/19-size rubber, while the rear valance and large wing add downforce at speed. Inside, a Katzkin custom interior, Sparco race accessories, a data acquisition system, and roll bar have been added. Check out the full list of modifications below: Powertrain

  • Cosworth engine upgrades: Pistons
  • Rod
  • Turbo
  • Intercooler
  • Intake manifold
  • Air intake system
  • Fuel system
  • Engine management system
  • CPR Fabrication:
  • Custom exhaust system
  Interior
  • Sparco:
  • Seat belts.
  • Race-Keeper Video GPS data Acquisition System
  • Katzkin custom suede leather interior:
  • Raven and scarlet themed suede with red stitching
  • CPR Integrated Roll Bar
  Exterior
  • Velocity HATCI Design Body Kit:
  • Front and rear braking airflow ducts
  • Lift-reducing rear diffuser
  • Integrated front splitter
  • Aero side skirt lip
  • Oversized rear wing spoiler
  • #1 racing number design motif
  • HRE P40 model 19 x 9.0” lightweight satin-charcoal wheels
  Brakes
  • Brembo: 350x28mm two-piece Rotors and 4-Piston Calipers
  Suspension
  • Bilstein:
  • monotube dampers
  • spring kit
  • Kumho: Ecsta SPT 275/35R19 High Performance Summer Tires
  Source: Hyundai  

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