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Hyundai Shows off Veloster Turbo Sema Car Claimed to Be the Most Powerful Veloster for the Streets

Oct 24 2013, 11:16am CDT | by

Most powerful street Veloster ever?

Hyundai has announced that it has teamed up with a company called Fox Marketing Cars to create what it claims is the most powerful street-focused Veloster Turbo ever. This particular show car will...

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Hyundai Shows off Veloster Turbo Sema Car Claimed to Be the Most Powerful Veloster for the Streets

Oct 24 2013, 11:16am CDT | by

Most powerful street Veloster ever?

Hyundai has announced that it has teamed up with a company called Fox Marketing Cars to create what it claims is the most powerful street-focused Veloster Turbo ever. This particular show car will be seen at the SEMA show in November and features an upgraded turbo, front mounted on cooler, and water/methanol injection.

The car is also tuned to run on 101 octane racing fuel thanks to a ECU tune from SeoulfulRacing. Overall power output the vehicle is 370 hp. The car also has a number of races for the chassis to help handle better and a fully adjustable suspension system. The car is also customized on the inside with racing seats and four-point harnesses.

The car is covered in a custom paint job called R-M Oynx HD Waterborne SkyAqua Pearl. Hyundai also customize the outside of the vehicle with fog lights from the Genesis and other touches.

 
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2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Starts At $31,025, Sport From $25,825

Oct 22 2014 4:10pm CDT | Source: Truck Trend

Power Liftgate, Revised Steering, Suspension Highlight UpdatesHyundai has come a long way over the past two decades, now offering a full line of attractive, well-equipped, and well-regarded models, all the way from entry-level subcompacts up to the luxurious Genesis and Equus models. Going forward, SUVs and crossovers are going to be a key component of Hyundai’s growth strategy. The 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport represent the company’s bread-and-butter offer ...
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  The new-for-2014 Mini Cooper grew in size versus its predecessors, but some of its fuel-economy ratings are now getting the chop. An audit by the Environmental Protection Agency turned up overstated city or highway mileage estimates by as many as 4 mpg. 2014 Cooper Hardtop manual: Drops from 30/42 to 29/40 2014 Cooper Hardtop automatic: Drops from 29/40 to 28/39 2014 Cooper S Hardtop manual: Drops from 25/38 to 24/34 2014 Co ...
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EPA: Four 2014 Mini Cooper models need to drop mpg numbers

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Filed under: MPG, BMW, MINI, Legislation and Policy After the huge problems that Hyundai/Kia experienced with its mislabeled fuel economy labels, you'd think that any time an automaker has to adjust its mpg numbers, heralds would be shouting from the rooftops. But, after Ford admitted to three big mistakes with its numbers for the 2013 C-Max Hybrid and Mercedes-Benz had to lower the fuel economy rating for the C-Class, we un ...
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Honda Fit

Oct 22 2014 9:44am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Honda Fit that has been thoroughly revamped for the 2015 model year. A hatchback in the subcompact class, the Fit is a rival for vehicles like the Chevy Sonic, Ford Fiesta, Mazda 2, and Hyundai Accent. MORE: Read our 2015 Honda Fit review and compare the Fit to its competitors The first-generation Honda Fit ...
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Has the Hyundai Sonata lost its mojo after redesign?

Oct 22 2014 7:13am CDT | Source: Automotive News

The revamped Sonata sedan was supposed to help Hyundai Motor Co. reverse sluggish sales, but the car described by some critics as a bland substitute for its popular predecessor is off to ...
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Toca (Figuratively) Burns Down 2015 Hyundai Genesis for SEMA, Builds It Back Up Into a “Steel Phoenix”

Oct 21 2014 4:51pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

“How now, turbo Tau?” That, presumably, is the question Hyundai hopes show goers will ask when it pulls the wraps off of the Steel Phoenix at the upcoming 2014 SEMA Show. Conceived by Toca Marketing Group, the hopped-up Genesis with a bad-ass name features a twin-turbocharged version of Hyundai’s 5.0-liter Tau V-8 pumping out 600 horsepower. A 180-hp bump over the stock 2015 Genesis 5.0′s output i ...
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All-New Honda HR-V Crossover Makes Its North American Photo Debut

Oct 21 2014 4:39pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

We first caught sight of Honda’s bulbous new utelet in April, and now it’s official: This is how the Honda Fit–based HR-V will look when it hits North American showrooms. Pucker up, little guy! The little HR-V, which will be built for the North American market alongside the Fit at Honda’s Celaya, Mexico, factory, combines Honda’s new black-grille-flanked-by-trapezoidal-headlights front-end design language with a side profile and hatch area that’s somewhat reminiscent of the Hyundai Tucson. ...
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