10/07/2015, FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Califonia


FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 7, 2015 – Blood Type Racing Inc., a eminent Chicago-based tuner famous for his impassioned take on Korean vehicles, has suggested a Veloster R-Spec built for SEMA. The BTR Edition Veloster has an immorality twist, designed to demeanour as yet it only switched over to a dim side. The automobile will be suggested during Hyundai’s SEMA press discussion on Nov 3 during 11:30 a.m. PT, in Las Vegas.

The vehicle’s immorality coming began with a “Carbon Black” paint job, accented with a red racing ribbon using from a front splitter adult onto a hood. A CO fiber wide-body pack gives a automobile a muscular, some-more assertive stance, and front-mounted aero canards, front splitter and a back rug spoiler yield down force during speed. Red accents on a tradition SSR three-piece wheels, along with red projector “demon eye” headlamps supplement a final wicked hold to a vehicle’s exterior.

Using a Veloster’s 1.6-liter “Gamma” four-cylinder as a starting block, BTR combined new cylinder sleeves, a high-boost turbocharger from Garrett, and tradition joining rods and pistons. With a retuned OEM ECU operative in tandem with a strengthened engine internals, energy outlay is now some-more than 500 horsepower, progressing OEM drivability by use of Hyundai’s latest GDI technology. The interior has been nude down and given a full, race-spec diagnosis with a further of a four-point hurl cage, Sabelt bucket seats, harnesses and steering wheel, along with audio upgrades from Rockford Fosgate and Tanabe OLED Revel gauges.

“The concentration of this build was to boost a opening capabilities of a Veloster R-Spec while formulating one of a angriest-looking Hyundai vehicles to gnaw adult a pavement,” pronounced Sam Lee, Director of Marketing, Blood Type Racing, Inc. “The engine balance on this automobile is pulling a small-displacement engine to a edge. With a specific outlay of 312 horsepower/liter, we’re pulling this tiny banishment engine tighten to Formula 1 levels of performance. We’ve grown a series of inner components to assistance conduct a energy final of this new engine, and interconnected with a hunkered-down cessation and assertive extraneous visuals, this Veloster is guaranteed to spin heads on a SEMA uncover floor.”

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  • BTR Custom ECU Tuning
  • Pavel’s Racing Engines (PRE) Custom Forged Pistons
  • PRE Custom Forged Connecting Rods
  • PRE Custom Sleeves
  • PRE Custom Bearings
  • PRE Custom Valve Springs
  • KMC Fabrication Custom Intake Manifold
  • Devils Own Methanol/Water Injection System
  • KMC Fabrication Custom Dump Tube
  • KMC Fabrication Custom Cat-less 3-in. Exhaust
  • Custom Front-Mount Intercooler
  • Garrett GTX3582R Dual Ball Bearing Turbo
  • KMC Fabrication Custom Sidewinder Turbo Manifold
  • Synapse Engineering Radial Blow Off Valve
  • Synapse Engineering Wastegate
  • Clutch Masters Upgraded Clutch


  • BC Racing Coilovers
  • Pierce Motorsports Strut Tower Brace
  • Pierce Motorsports Under Body Brace
  • Pierce Motorsports Torsion Bar
  • Slotted and Dimpled Rotors
  • Performance Brake Pads
  • Upgraded Brake Lines
  • SSR Professor TF1 19×9.5-in. Wheels with Custom Red Face
  • Toyo Proxes R888 Tires
  • Tire “Toyo Tires” / “Proxes” permanent sticker


  • SoCal Garage Works Carbon Fiber Wide Body Fender Kit
  • SoCal Garage Works Carbon Fiber Front Canards
  • SoCal Garage Works Carbon Fiber Side Skirt Covers
  • SoCal Garage Works Custom Front Grill
  • APR Carbon Fiber Front Lip
  • Seibon Carbon, Carbon Fiber Hood
  • Seibon Carbon, Carbon Fiber Rear Hatch
  • Seibon Carbon, Carbon Fiber Hood Prop
  • Sequence Garage Devil’s Spoiler
  • Sequence Garage Rear Bumper Lip
  • Rally Armor Red Mud Flaps
  • BASF Carbon Black Paint
  • Genuine Hyundai Side Mirrors with Turn Indicators
  • Custom Diode Dynamics Headlights with Demon Eyes


  • Sabelt GT-130 Racing Seats
  • Sabelt Saloon 4-Point Harness
  • Sabelt SW-465 Steering Wheel
  • Pierce Motorsports 4-Point Roll Cage
  • BTR Custom Rear Seat Delete
  • BTR Custom Subwoofer Box
  • BTR Custom Trunk False Floor
  • BTR Custom Battery Trunk Relocation
  • Rockford Fosgate P3SD4-10 Shallow Subwoofers
  • Rockford Fosgate P1650 2-Way Coaxial Speakers
  • Rockford Fosgate P165-SI 2-Way Component Speakers
  • Rockford Fosgate P1000X5 Amplifier
  • Tanabe VLS OLED Boost Gauge
  • Tanabe VLS OLED Wideband AFR Gauge

Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a auxiliary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed via a United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sole and serviced by some-more than 830 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles sole in a U.S. are lonesome by a Hyundai Assurance program, that includes a 5-year/60,000-mile entirely negotiable new automobile singular warranty, Hyundai’s 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain singular guaranty and 5 years of nominal Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Connected Care provides owners of Hyundai models versed with a Blue Link telematics complement with active reserve and automobile caring services nominal for one year with enrollment. These services embody Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health Report and in-vehicle use scheduling.