Hyundai Australia has introduced the Veloster SR Turbo, with prices starting from AUD $31,990.

Hyundai's Australian branch has unveiled the Veloster SR Turbo that costs AUD $31,990 for the version with the 6-speed manual gearbox or AUD $33,990 for the one with the six-speed automatic transmission. Under the hood of the hot hatch there's the 4-cylinder, twin-scroll turbocharged T-GDI 1.6-liter Gamma that pumps out 201 hp (150 kW / 204 PS) and 195 lb.-ft. (265 Nm) of torque. This allow the SR Turbo to provide 46% more peak power and 60% more maximum torque compared to the standard Veloster and the Veloster +.

As far as fuel consumption is concerned, with the manual gearbox it will consume 6.8 liters / 100 km, while with the automatic transmission it will do 7.6 liters / 100 km. CO2 emissions stand at 163 g/km for the manual and 181 for the Veloster SR Turbo with the automatic gearbox.

The Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo features an Australian-tuned suspension and steering, and it rides on 18-inch alloys fitted with 215/40 R18 tires. As standard, the car comes with a 7-inch LCD touchscreen display, six airbags, Vehicle Stability Management with Electronic Stability Control and Traction Control System. It also has a rearview camera, daytime running lights, push button start with proximity smart key and an automatic climate control air conditioning system.

More details available in the press release below.

Aussies get Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo