2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo First Drive Specs | Edmunds

2013 Hyundai Veloster - Road Test Specs

2013 Hyundai Veloster Hatchback

(1.6L 4-cyl. Turbo 6-speed Manual w/Blue Interior)


Year Make Model2013 Hyundai Veloster 3dr Hatchback (1.6L 4cyl Turbo 6M)
Vehicle TypeFWD 4-passenger 3dr + hatchback
Estimated MSRP$22,725 (includes destination)
Assembly locationUlsan, South Korea


ConfigurationTransverse, front-engine, front-wheel drive
Engine typeTurbocharged, direct-injected inline-4, gasoline
Displacement (cc/cu-in)1,591/97
Block/head materialAluminum/aluminum
ValvetrainDOHC, 4 valves per cylinder, variable intake + exhaust-valve timing
Compression ratio (x:1)9.5
Horsepower (hp @ rpm)201 @ 6,000
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm)195 @ 1,750
Fuel type87-octane achieves rated power, 91-octane for best performance
Transmission typeSix-speed manual
Transmission ratios (x:1)I = 3.615; II = 1.962; III = 1.294; IV = 0.976; V = 0.778; VI = 0.633
Final-drive ratio (x:1)4.467


Suspension, frontIndependent MacPherson struts, twin-tube dampers, coil springs, stabilizer bar
Suspension, rearSemi-independent twist beam-axle, coil springs, monotube dampers, integrated stabilizer bar
Steering typeElectric-assist, speed-proportional, rack-and-pinion steering
Steering ratio (x:1)13.9
Tire make and modelKumho Solus KH25
Tire typeAll-season
Tire size215/40R18 85V
Wheel size18-by-7.5 inches front and rear
Wheel materialCast aluminum
Brakes, front11.8-inch one-piece ventilated cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers
Brakes, rear10.3-inch one-piece solid cast-iron discs with single-piston sliding calipers

Track Test Results

0-60 mph, mfr. claim (sec.)7.2 (IL estimate)

Fuel Consumption

Fuel economy, mfr. est. (mpg)26 city/38 highway/30 combined
Fuel tank capacity (U.S. gal.)13.2

Audio and Advanced Technology

Stereo description450-watt premium audio system with eight speakers, including a subwoofer
iPod/digital media compatibilityStandard iPod/USB via USB jack, aux jack, RCA input, Bluetooth audio
Satellite radioStandard SirusXM
Rear seat video and entertainmentNot available
Bluetooth phone connectivityStandard, with voice recognition
Navigation systemOptional
Telematics (OnStar, etc.)Standard BlueLink
Smart entry/StartStandard proximity key entry and push-button start
Parking aidsOptional rear parking sonar and back-up camera
Blind-spot detectionNot available
Adaptive cruise controlNot available
Lane-departure monitoringNot available
Collision warning/avoidanceNot available
Night VisionNot available
Driver coaching displayStandard

Dimensions & Capacities

Curb weight, mfr. claim (lbs.)2,800-2,917 with manual transmission, option dependent
Length (in.)167.3
Width (in.)71.1
Height (in.)55.1
Wheelbase (in.)104.3
Track, front (in.)61.3
Track, rear (in.)61.8
Turning circle (ft.)34.1
Legroom, front (in.)43.9
Legroom, rear (in.)31.7
Headroom, front (in.)39.0
Headroom, rear (in.)35.3
Shoulder room, front (in.)55.6
Shoulder room, rear (in.)54.0
Seating capacity4
Trunk volume (cu-ft)15.5
Max cargo volume behind 1st row (cu-ft)34.7
Ground clearance (in.)5.6


Bumper-to-bumper5 years/60,000 miles
Powertrain10 years/100,000 miles
Corrosion7 years/Unlimited miles
Roadside assistance5 years/Unlimited miles

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