Chicago-based tuner Blood Racing will certainly present a heavily-modified Hyundai Veloster Turbo throughout the SEMA program that will certainly happen following month in Las Vegas.
Called Veloster Turbo R-Spec, the hatchback is powered by an advancement of the stock Veloster Turbo’s 1.6-liter four-cylinder engine that has actually been extensively restored with brand-new cylinder sleeves, custom-made linking pistons as well as poles, along with a high-boost turbocharger made by Garrett. Paired with a three-inch exhaust as well as a re-mapped ecu water pipes, the adjustments increase the 4’s result from 201 to over 500 hp.
To manage the added power, the R-Spec is matched with a thorough checklist of brake as well as suspension upgrades. Because of this, it rests a great deal reduced– and also it probably trips a great deal stiffer– compared to its regular-production equivalent.
Photos of the indoor will not be released till the beginning of the SEMA program, however Blood Racing assures the Veloster Turbo R-Spec prepares to strike the track many thanks to add-ons like a four-point roll cage, an improvement scale, as well as competing seats with four-point harnesses. The back bench has actually been scraped in order to conserve weight.