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2012 Veloster

Discussion in 'Other Vehicle Discussions' started by TurboMirage, Jun 7, 2012.

  1. TurboMirage

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    I think they're cool little cars. Id rock one.
     
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    Hyundai has been stepping up their game recently, but this one is a rare miss. It's ugly, and the ride and drive isn't very good.
     
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    clio front,350z roof line into accord crosstour-ish rear.
    what do YOU like about the car?
     
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    i like everything!

    my only complaint is 2nd gear. its long as fuck. 3/4/5/6 are relatively short. going to be great for autoX i think.



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    You bought one? It's awesome!
     
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    Its kinda cool, i guess. Im not anti-hyundai or anything, but i would greatly prefer Genesis coupe on looks alone. Havent researched the car at all, what kinda of power does it have?
     
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    6 speed MT with 138HP and 123tq.
     
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    It's a huge improvement from another Mirage :)
     
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    i think i'm going to carry that car and this car to the grave. everytime i get in, i like it more and more.
     
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    Shoulda gotten the turbo version :ph34r:
     
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    its not out for months. it doesn't matter anyways. the internals of the engine are not changing. just the ECU, and bolt on parts.
     
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    True, good point. So does it really get 40 mpg as Hyundai claims? Is it yours or the girlfriends? Or do you have two "nice" cars now?
     
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    I'll let you know.

    It's mine. The Corolla is gone.
     
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    Lol what prompted the quick change? I thought you liked the corolla? I approve of the up grade. Just curious though.
     
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    The sunroof rusting and the warranty expiring. I did not want to be caught dead with that car after that.
     
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    nice looking car man. a buddy of mine at work just bought one in white about 2 weeks ago. i think they are cool looking but the wheels should be a bit bigger IMHO but other than that, i like em.
     
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    It comes with 17s on the base. Style/tech get 18s and a color match spoke.
     
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