First Motors, the exclusive dealer of Hyundai vehicles in Bahrain, has announced the launch of its much awaited 2016 Turbo in Bahrain. Internationally launched prior to its introduction in Bahrain, this mighty car is now all set to earn industry recognition for its powerful performance within the Kingdom.

The 2016 Veloster Turbo derives its power from a 1.6 litre Gamma Turbo GDI engine and a 7 Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission showcasing a perfect combination of manual transmission and automatic transmission. The 1.6-liter turbocharged, engine produces 201 horsepower at 6,000 rpm and 195 lb.-ft. of torque from 1,750 rpm. The 2016 model has received a revised appearance with an 18inch alloy wheel design and wider front grille.

The 2016 Veloster Turbo has undergone a face-lift as compared to its debut model, in addition to the breakthrough 7 speed dual-clutch gearbox providing quicker shifts and faster accelerations combined with better performance and fuel economy.

Commenting on the 2016 Veloster Turbo’s arrival in Bahrain, a senior official at First Motors said: “We are extremely excited to announce the arrival of the 2016 Veloster Turbo in Bahrain. From what we have come to realize, the launch of the 2016 Veloster Turbo was very much awaited and it has already become extremely popular among car enthusiasts within the Kingdom. There have been some exciting changes to the 2016 model which illustrate the work that has gone into creating a new and redefined vehicle tailored to meet the automotive needs of motor enthusiasts.”

“Turbo charged engines in cars are becoming extremely popular in the automobile industry and the 2016 Veloster Turbo is testament to the same, hence customers can expect to see more of such innovative Turbos from Hyundai offering desirable power and mileage keeping in mind greater fuel efficiency.  As they say the best things come in small packages, the 2016 Veloster Turbo is an excellent amalgamation of top notch engine architecture and a no-compromise drivability solution and is considered an asset in its own category because of the standards it has set owing to its remarkable performance,” he added.

With advanced and stylish features, the 2016 Veloster Turbo is designed to perfection with every minute detail taken into consideration. An attention grabber since its very first model, the Veloster Turbo has always been a mid-sized vehicle with sporty looks and features providing practical amount of space in the interior. The 2016 Veloster Turbo is extremely spacious for a trendy and sporty vehicle in the hatchback category offering generous amounts of headroom and leg room in addition to ample cargo space.

Safety is always a priority for Hyundai and the 2016 Veloster Turbo is no exception. The new and improved 2016 model combines enhanced safety features including Vehicle Stability Management, Rear Parking Assist System to ensure superior parking visibility, Electronic Stability Control, Anti-lock Braking System and 6 Air-bags for Driver and Passenger Safety.

The 2016 Veloster Turbo comes well-equipped with its standards features like aggressive body styling, plush leather upholstery, heater front seats, IPod, USB, AUX input jacks, Bluetooth with smartphone connectivity and voice recognition, a navigation with English and Arabic Voices, a rear view camera. The sporty appeal of the 2016 Veloster Turbo is further complemented by its Panoramic sun roof with power safety tilting and sliding and automatic headlights.

With its mesmerizing design elements and extreme performance, the revamped 2016 Veloster Turbo is sure to grab the interest of motoring enthusiasts.

First Motors, part of Al Zayani Investments group, is fully committed to demonstrating to the Bahrain market that Hyundai is the brand that represents unique value for money without compromise. Their confidence in Hyundai is demonstrated through their sensational Lifetime Warranty that is offered on the entire range of Hyundai passenger and commercial vehicles.

Visit the First Motors showroom in Ma’ameer or call 17 121 121 to book a test drive or for more information.