New Turbocharged Engine Confirmed for 2013 Hyundai Veloster by St.Charles Hyundai in St. Louis

St. Charles Hyundai is excited to confirm that the 2013 Hyundai Veloster will be equipped with a new turbocharged engine to increase its performance and fuel efficiency.

Online PR News – 27-January-2012 – – St. Charles Hyundai has confirmed that the all-new 2013 Hyundai Veloster will be receiving a new turbocharged engine in the new model. The new 2013 Veloster with a turbocharged engine appeared at the Detroit Auto Show, showcasing the vehicle’s increased performance and fuel efficiency from the engine upgrade.

The new turbocharged engine in the 2013 Hyundai Veloster will take the Veloster’s performance to the next level. The 1.6-liter turbocharged GDI four-cylinder engine delivers 201 horsepower and 195 lb-ft of torque. A twin-scroll turbocharger is featured in the new engine and provides the 2013 Veloster with best-in-class specific output at 125.6 horsepower per liter and best-in-class weight to power ration of 14 lbs/horsepower.

In addition to performance, the 2013 Hyundai Veloster is given increased fuel efficiency with the new turbocharged engine. The engine gives the 2013 Veloster best-in-class highway fuel economy that is estimated at 38 MPG. Contributing to this fuel economy is its GDI fuel delivery system which transfers fuel more directly and with greater control. The twin-scroll turbocharger also increases efficiency by recovering energy that is wasted.

Mike O’Brien, vice president of product and corporate planning for Hyundai Motor America, commented that, “The Turbo further broadens Veloster’s hero role in the Hyundai line-up to attract our next generation of buyers. It’s powerful, high-tech and fuel-efficient, attributes which we think make the Veloster Turbo the ultimate innovation in the sport coupe segment.”

For more information about the 2013 Hyundai Veloster, please visit St. Charles Hyundai in St. Louis. Their staff will be happy to answer any questions about the new model. Visit St. Charles Hyundai online at

About St. Charles Hyundai:
St. Charles Hyundai is proud to serve St. Louis, MO. Carrying a full line of new and used Hyundai cars, St. Charles Hyundai offers the ultimate selection when it comes to purchasing a vehicle. The knowledgeable and award-winning service department is ready to assist with all repairs and maintenance needs. The parts department offers the latest and best variety of Hyundai parts and accessories. St. Charles Hyundai strives for 100 percent customer satisfaction for each visit.