I've had my Veloster for a little over a year and have driven 37,000 miles with it.
I purchased this car because I needed something with great fuel economy, which I believe I got with the Veloster.
It looks cool and looks like it would be fun to drive.
It is neither.
When I test drove the car I figured I could get used to the power issue and just thought of all the money I would be saving in gas.
The trade off was not worth it.
It looks cool
Now that they have the Turbo out they should take it a step further and come out with something that could compete with a GTI or Mazdaspeed3.
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