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The 2015 Veloster line-up includes two highly differentiated models — the Turbo R-Spec, and the Veloster RE:FLEX Edition, appealing specifically to both performance and design enthusiasts.

Veloster continues to attract Hyundai's next generation of buyers, earning numerous accolades including:
— The Polk Automotive Loyalty Award
— Bloomberg's "Best Economy Car"
— One of Kelley Blue Book's "10 Coolest New Cars under $18,000"


NEW FEATURES FOR 2015MY

  • Automatic temperature control added to Veloster Tech package
  • Blue Link is not available on Base Veloster for 2015MY
        — Optional on Style and Tech Package
        — Standard on Re:Flex Edition, Veloster Turbo and R-Spec models
  • 18-inch Alloy Wheels added to Veloster Style package
  • Black/Red (Opt CP1) interior seat color dropped from Veloster
  • Black Leather (RY) w/Blue Accents (Opt CP3) interior seat color dropped from Veloster Turbo

     

    EXTERIOR FEATURES — BASE 1.6L GDI

    Veloster Front: Distinctive and assertive

  • Hood accents
  • Black A-pillars for motorcycle helmet visor
       appearance
  • LED headlight accents
  • Aggressive front grille






    Veloster Passenger Side: Hidden rear door

  • Hidden rear 3rd door on the
        passenger side
  • Bodycolor door handles and
        mirrors
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Muscular wheel arches
  • Fluidic sculpture character lines
  • Standard 17" alloys
  • Available 18" wheels with
        unique painted inserts




















    Veloster Rear: Distinctive



  • Unique rear glass hatch
  • Unique rear taillights
  • Lower black bumper complements the front
  • Dual centered rectangular chrome tip
        exhaust
  • Standard rearview camera & available backup
        warning sensors








    Veloster Rear: Versatility






























    2015MY Veloster RE:FLEX Edition — Giving non-turbo Veloster more upscale and premium positioning

  • Limited availability model continues for 2015
  • 18-inch Alloy wheels with VPD chrome-like finish
  • Chrome hood accents and outer door handles
  • Illuminated entrance sills
  • Full leather seating
  • Projector headlights with LED accents and LED taillights
  • RE:FLEX Edition badge and floor mats
  • Simplified 5-color line-up for RE:FLEX Edition
  • Exclusive color for RE:FLEX Edition — Ice Pearl
















     

    VELOSTER TURBO - 1.6L Turbo GDI


    Turbo Exterior Front

  • Hyundai first Matte Gray paint
  • Unique fascia, grille, bumper and 
       ground effects
  • Unique foglights and housing
  • Projector headlights with LED
       accents












    Turbo Exterior Passenger Side
  • Fluidic sculpture character lines
  • Side mirrors with turn signal
        indicators
  • Unique ground effects
  • Unique 18" alloy wheels
  • Hidden rear 3rd door on the
        passenger side





    Turbo Exterior Rear
  • Bodycolor rear spoiler
  • LED taillights
  • Turbo badging
  • Unique rear bumper & diffuser
  • Large circular dual centered exhaust
       outlets











    Matte Gray Paint - Special Care Needed:

    Matte paint is a unique exterior treatment that gives your Veloster Turbo a distinctive appearance. Matte paint needs some special care to maintain its appearance.

    Matte finishes are different from other automotive paints. Typical gloss paints use a clear-coat finish that reflects light and gives a shiny appearance. A matte finish uses a different coating that defuses light, providing its unique “flat” finish.

    Your Paint Finish and Your Warranty
  • Paint Warranty – Paint repairs are covered for the first 36 months from the date of original
        retail delivery or date of first use or 36,000 miles, whichever occurs first. See your “Owner's
        Handbook and Warranty Information” booklet for more details.
  • Please note that while the standard Hyundai paint warranty applies to defects in material
        and/or workmanship, it does not cover the vehicle’s matte finish surface appearance.
        Maintaining the matte appearance is solely the responsibility of the vehicle owner.

    Matte Gray DON’Ts and DOs
  • Do not use wax, detail spray, ArmorAll®, or any products made for normal paint. Use only
        products specifically developed for matte finish paint.
  • Do not use products that are even mildly abrasive, such as polishes, glazes, or rubbing
       compounds.
  • Do not use mechanical cleaners or polishers.
  • Do not use terrycloth, cloth or paper towels. Do not rub the finish vigorously – this will
       burnish the paint finish causing a permanent shiny spot. Shiny spots cannot be removed.
  • Do not use commercial car wash facilities or their shine enhancement products. Most carwash
        brushes, large mechanized “towels” and shine enhancement products can damage matte
        paint.
  • Remove foreign substances such as insect remains, tar, and road debris using a soft
        applicator and a mild solvent, saturate and soak area before cleaning – rub lightly.
  • Hand-wash with a soft wash mitt and mild cleaning product safe for matte paint (see Matte
        Paint Finish Resources).
  • Use microfiber cleaning cloths with alcohol-based window cleaner, for basic surface clean-up.



    2015MY Veloster Turbo R-Spec is offered in a reduced-content, low-entry-price, giving Veloster Turbo a "tuner-ready" version for buyers who prefer to do their own customization

  • Available front splitter and side
        blade red exterior accents
  • B&M Racing® sport shifter
  • Higher spring rates front and
       rear, stiffer transmission mount
       and higher steering effort
  • Unique interior seating
  • “R-spec” badge
  • “R-spec” floormats







     

    COMFORT & CONVENIENCE

    2015 Veloster has a sporty interior design with premium & high-tech convenience features




    Standard Features:


    • Standard rearview camera
    • Standard 7" multimedia touch screen display
    • Hyundai first Gracenote Technologies
    • Hyundai first Blue Link®, Connected Car Technology by Hyundai
    • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice recognition
    • Standard 196W AM/FM/Satellite Radio/CD/MP3 audio system with 6 speakers and
      iPod®/USB/ Auxiliary input jacks
    • Pandora Internet Radio Functionality



    Available Features:

    •  Available 450W Dimension® Premium AM/FM/Satellite Radio/CD/MP3 audio system with 8
       speakers including an 8" subwoofer, 10 channels, external amp and iPod ®/USB/auxiliary
       input jacks
  • Panoramic sunroof
  • Proximity key with push button start
  • Alloy pedals
  • Leatherette bolster seats
  • Navigation system with rearview camera
        – Touch screen navigation system
        – Birdseye view
        – 7" LCD Screen
        – Rearview camera
        – Bluetooth® Interface
        – Voice Recognition
        – Navigation commands (e.g. destination by
           address)
        – External amp
        – 16GB memory
        – AM/FM/XM® Satellite Radio
        – Single CD Player
        – Integrated clock
        – RDS/RBDS — Radio Data System, or RDS, is a communications protocol standard for
          embedding small amounts of digital information in conventional FM radio broadcasts. RDS
          standardizes several types of information transmitted, including time, station identification
          and program information. Radio Broadcast Data System (RBDS) is the official name
          used for the U.S. version of RDS.

    Veloster features a Standard LG 7" multimedia touch screen display

    Screen Functions:

  • Welcome event through image of the vehicle
       and unique sound
  • Personalization — three user themes/
        interfaces to choose from
  • Gracenote: displays album cover art, VR
       with Gracenote supports the Artist, Album
       and Genre & support alternative names. Only
       available with iPods
  • The screen will also feature XM Station
        graphics


  • Pandora Internet Radio - The screen will
        have Pandora internet radio streaming
         through iPhone
  • "Eco-Coach" feature to help improve fuel
        economy while having fun; compare your
        average MPG with the community average
  • Photo memory - feature that allows you to
        view/store JPG/BMP photos on the radio
         through the USB
  • Connectivity to support game consoles and
        MP3s through auxiliary jack & 115V outlet
        — RCA cable to support game console
        — MP3 connectivity

      
    The Turbo interior adds leather seating surfaces



  • Available automatic temperature control
  • Turbo-exclusive standard Graphite Black interior
  • Leather seating with front seatback "Turbo" stitching in Graphite black with gray accents
  • Turbo headliner graphics
  • Dimension premium audio w/8 speakers, external amp & subwoofer
  • Proximity entry w/push button start
  • Power lumbar support
  • Supervision cluster
  • Leather seating surfaces with driver's lumbar support
  • Heated front seats
  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel & shift knob
  • Driver auto up window


    Blue Link™ Telematics System

    What is Blue Link?
     Blue Link is Hyundai’s innovative telematics solution that combines safety, service and infotainment into a complete package. It works to both help simplify Hyundai owners’ lives and reduce distracted driving.

    What does Blue Link Offer?  Blue Link offers 25 features in three packages, which provide customers a multitude of telematics services for their vehicle. You can learn more about Blue Link on www.HyundaiBlueLink.com.

    Connected Care Package (1-Year Trial)

  • Automatic Collision Notification
  • Enhanced Roadside Assistance
  • SOS Emergency Assistance
  • Monthly Vehicle Health Report
  • Auto Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Notification
  • Service Link
  • Maintenance Alert
  • Recall Advisor
  • Blue Link App (smartphone)

    Remote Package (3-month trial)

  • Remote Door Lock/Unlock
  • Remote Horn and Lights
  • Car Finder
  • Remote Start*
  • Alarm Notification
  • Panic Notification
  • Stolen Vehicle Recovery
  • Stolen Vehicle Slowdown
  • Vehicle Immobilization
  • Valet Alert
  • Geo-Fence
  • Speed Alert
  • Curfew Alert

    Guidance Package (3-month trial)

  • Destination Search powered by Google
  • Point-of-Interest Web Search and Download
  • Turn-by-Turn Navigation**



    *   Requires Push-button start and either A/T or DCT. Climate Control feature requires
         fully-automatic temperature control.

    ** For vehicles without factory-installed navigation


  • Product Links

    BlueLink Telematics Video Guide
       Blue Link consumer website   

    Blue Link User Manual - Navigation   Blue Link User Manual - Audio

    Blue Link Packages/Content/Fees     Blue Link Options Operations Chart  

    Accessories Brochure Veloster Turbo QRG Veloster Quick Ref. Guide Fast Facts  

    Matte Finish Paint Owners Guide

     

    Veloster has best-in-class interior volume for the compact sporty car segment

    Interior Volume
    (cu. ft.)
    2015
    Veloster
    2014
    tC
    2014
    CR-Z
    2014
    Mini Hardtop
    2014
    Mini
    Clubman
    2014
    Beetle
    Passenger 89.8 88.4 49.1 76.0 80.0 85.1
    Cargo 15.5 14.7 25.1 5.7 9.2 15.4
    Total 105.3 103.1 74.2 81.7 89.2 100.5




     

    POWERTRAIN TECHNOLOGY

    Veloster's standard engine features a Gamma 1.6L GDI Dual-CVVT engine

  • Aluminum block and head
  • DOHC 16 valve
  • Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing
        (D-CVVT)
        — Dual control is implemented to use a wider
            operation range of D-CVVT to improve
            torque with better optimized valve operation
            points
  • Gasoline Direct Injection 
        — The GDI engine delivers improved
            performance, fuel economy and lower
            emissions
  • Hydraulic motor mounts
  • M/T - 138 horsepower @ 6300 rpm
  • M/T - 123 lb.-ft. torque @ 4850 rpm
  • DCT - 132 horsepower @ 6300 rpm
  • DCT - 120 lb.-ft. torque @ 4850 rpm



    Veloster features a Hyundai first 1.6L Turbo delivering 201 horsepower and
    195 lb.-ft. of torque


  • Twin scroll Turbocharger
  • The GDI system synergistically combines with
         the turbocharger to improve performance and
        fuel economy
  • The Intercooler cools the pressurized air from
        the compressor to improve performance and
        fuel economy. Air guiding Duct:
        — Lowers the intercooler outlet temperature by
            10°C (50°F)
        — Industry 1st application (patented)


    Veloster Transmissions

    1) Standard 6-speed manual transmission

    2) 6-speed EcoShift Dual Clutch Transmission Optional — offers the comfort and convenience
        of an automatic transmission. Direct connection for high efficiency. No interruption in torque
        transfer during shift
         —  Paddle Shifters
         — SHIFTRONIC manual shift mode
         — Available on non-turbo models

    3) 6-speed automatic transmission
         —  Paddle shifters
         —  SHIFTRONIC manual shift mode
         —  Available on turbo models
         —  New Sport Mode


    ADVANCED SAFETY TECHNOLOGY

    Veloster delivers an exceptional level of standard safety features in the sporty car segment
     


    Abundant standard safety features
    • Six airbags - Front, front side-impact, and side air curtain airbags

    • New Vehicle Stability Management (VSM)
       — Integrates control of systems including
           Electronic Stability Control (ESC) and Motor
           Driven Power Steering (MDPS) to provide
           optimal stability
    • Electronic Stability Control (ESC) with Traction
       Control System (TCS)
    • Hillstart Assist Control (DCT only) designed to
       minimize backward rolling on steep ascents
    • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic
       Brake-force Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist
    • Seatbelt pretensioners
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
    • Daytime Running Lights (DRL)

    • In the event of an accident, Blue Link with Automatic Collision Notification and Assistance
      detects when the airbags have been deployed and automatically transmits a signal to a call
      center that directs help to your location.

  • Product Overview
    2015MY Veloster

    Unique and innovative styling
      • Sleek coupe hatchback profile w/hidden rear door on passenger side
      • LED headlight accents
      • Standard 17" alloys and available 18" alloys

    Two eco-efficient engines: 1.6L GDI and a 1.6L Turbo GDI
      • Standard 1.6L GDI  
      • First Hyundai model to feature EcoShift Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT)
      • Turbo produces 201 horsepower, a 46% improvement
      • Turbo offers best-in-class power-to-weight and specific output

    Premium & high-tech convenience features

    Standard Features
      • 7" Multimedia touch screen
      • Rearview camera
      • Hyundai first Gracenote Technologies
      • Hyundai first Blue Link®, Connected Car Technology by Hyundai
      • Bluetooth® hands-free phone system with voice recognition
      • Pandora Internet Radio functionality
      • Blue Link telematics system w/1 year of Connected Care

    Available Features
      • Panoramic sunroof
      • Navigation system
      • 450-watts Dimension® premium audio system
      • Proximity key with push button start
      • Leather seating surfaces
      • Automatic temperature control


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