In a recent interview, a Hyundai executive revealed the company is developing a Veloster with a traditional five-door body style.

In a recent interview, Hyundai's Manager of Overseas Product Planning, Eunjoo Shin, revealed the company is developing a Veloster with a traditional five-door body style.

While this sounds a tad peculiar, Hyundai could be hedging their bets in case consumers balk at the current model's four-door arrangement which has two normal doors, a tiny third door (on the passenger side) and a rear hatch.

No word on when the new variant will be released, but expect to learn more in the coming months.

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Hyundai Veloster to spawn five-door variant - report