Hyundai uses the 2018 SEMA Show to unveil a new range of performance parts for the Veloster Turbo. They make the sporty model sound better and improve its handling.
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A Borla cat-back exhaust features a pair of black tips and a very complicated design behind them. Rather than letting the exhaust gasses go straight out the back, there are two differently sized resonators right behind the outlets. We would be curious to hear whether the aftermarket pipes' layout changes the sound from the 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder. The mill produces 201 horsepower in stock form, and Hyundai makes no mention whether this new piece affects the output, too.
In addition, Hyundai partners with Eibach for a suspension kit on the Veloster Turbo. The setup includes new springs and anti-roll bars for tightening the little machine's handling. It appears that the components are available either separately or together.
The Veloster Turbo is also now available with a sport shifter kit from B&M. On cars with the six-speed manual, the part should create a firmer feeling from the gearshift when moving through the cogs.
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Hyundai also says that it's introducing a set of "lightweight, performance alloy wheels" for the Veloster Turbo. Unfortunately, the company doesn't provide an image of the new parts, so we don't currently know what they look like.
If you just want a high-performance Veloster without resorting to aftermarket upgrades, the new N model is the ultimate variant. It features a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder with either 250 horsepower as standard or an optional 275 hp. Regardless of output, a six-speed manual sends the output to the front wheels.
Hyundai is Developing New Performance Parts for Veloster Turbo Enthusiasts at 2018 SEMA Show
2019 Hyundai Veloster Turbo’s production performance level is the perfect platform to develop new Hyundai performance parts for enthusiasts
High-performance K&N® air filter, Borla® axle-back exhaust system, B&M® sport shift kit, Eibach® springs and anti-roll bars are all coming to market
LAS VEGAS, October 29, 2018 – Hyundai today released its plans for its growing line of accessory performance parts being developed for the 2019 Veloster Turbo and other sporty Hyundai models. The new Veloster Turbo is a tremendous performance equation for enthusiasts, with superb overall dynamic performance starting in the lower $20,000 price range. This low entry price point gives enthusiasts plenty of room in their budget to increase their vehicle’s performance with proven accessory parts validated by Hyundai. These new parts have the benefit of being thoroughly tested by Hyundai and do not invalidate Hyundai’s market-leading warranties, including its industry-leading powertrain warranty, an important benefit for new vehicle owners.
These new accessory parts include:
High-performance K&N® high-flow air filter
Borla® axle-back exhaust systems
B&M® sport shift kit
Eibach® springs and anti-roll bars
Lightweight, performance alloy wheels
Eibach® Pro-Kit™ Plus for Veloster Turbo
Hyundai continues to increase its presence in the aftermarket performance community, both with extreme value models such as Veloster Turbo, Elantra Sport and Elantra GT Sport, and its growing line of aftermarket accessories tailored to these and other models. Look for a continuous flow of new performance parts to meet these buyer needs, all validated to Hyundai’s high quality standards.
Borla® Exhaust for Veloster Turbo