The Veloster is one of those cars that will turn heads like the Mini Cooper did when it is re-released in the early 2000s. Stylish and different with a next generation interior, this car is fun to own. You will like it, but will probably not love it. Compared to the Mini Cooper, it's performance and handling is terrible. Even with the manual transmission, it is impossible to get enough torque out of the engine to make it fun. That being said, the panoramic sun roof, comfortable seats and great sound system help make this car enjoyable. An improvement in performance and handling is certainly doable. If Hyundai makes this happen, watch out.
Interior and exterior styling, seating comfort, panoramic sun roof, sound system, good Hyundai quality and support.
Performance and handling. Also, there's a huge blind spot on the rear passenger side. When backing out of a parking space and looking to your right, divine intervention is required in order to prevent getting hit.