Hyundai Veloster vs rivals - specifications

 Hyundai Veloster 1.6 GdiVauxhall Astra GTC 1.4 SRi 140Alfa Giulietta 1.4TB MultiAir 170 Lusso
On the road price/total as tested£17,995/£18,440£20,345/£22,325£20,505/£21,015
Residual value (after 3yrs/36,000)£7,324/40.7%£7,568/37.2%£7,812/38.1%
Annual tax liability std/higher rate£655/£1,310£701/ £1,402£633/£1,266
Annual fuel cost (12k/20k miles)£2,400/£4,000£2,483/£4,138£3,051/£5,085
Ins. group/quote/road tax band/cost16/£421/F/£13016/£376/E/£11523/£396/E/£115
Cost of 1st/2nd/3rd serviceN/A£152/£240/£152£300/£420/£300
Engine4cyl in-line/1,591cc4cyl turbo/1,364cc4cyl turbo/1,368cc
Peak power/revs 138/6,300bhp/rpm138/4,900bhp/rpm170/5,500bhp/rpm
Peak torque/revs 167/4,850Nm/rpm200/1,850Nm/rpm250>/2,500Nm/rpm
Transmission 6spd manual/fwd6spd manual/fwd6spd manual/fwd
Fuel tank capacity/spare wheel50 litres/space-saver56 litres/foam60 litres/space-saver
Boot capacity (seats up/down) 320 litres/N/A380/1,165 litres350 litres/N/A
Turning circle/drag coefficient10.4 metres/0.32Cd10.9 metres/0.33Cd10.9 metres/0.31Cd
Basic warranty/recovery5yr unltd/5yrs AA100,000*/1yr3yrs unltd/3yrs
Service intervals/UK dealers20,000/1yr/14620,000/1yr/40418,000/1yr/46
Driver Power manu./dealer position4th/8th29th/15th25th/16th
Euro NCAP: Adult/child/ped./stars96/89/49/591/79/50/597/85/63/5
0-60/30-70mph9.0/9.0 secs9.6/9.2 secs7.8/7.9 secs
30-50mph in 3rd/4th5.1/7.7 secs4.8/7.1 secs3.7/5.4 secs
50-70mph in 5th/6th11.8/15.8 secs10.1/13.1 secs7.0/8.6 secs
Top speed/rpm at 70mph 125mph/2,800rpm125mph/2,500rpm135mph/2,700rpm
Braking 70-0/60-0/30-0mph 47.8/34.7/9.7m49.0/36.5/8.9m48.5/35.5/8.7m
Auto Express economy/range30.0mpg/330 miles29.0mpg/357 miles23.6mpg/311 miles
Govt. urban/extra-urban/combined 34.9/53.3/43.5mpg36.2/57.6/47.1mpg36.2/61.4/48.7mpg
Actual/claimed CO2/tax bracket218/148g/km/19%225/140g/km/18%277/134g/km/16%
Airbags/Isofix/rear parking sensorsSix/yes/yesSix/yes/£385Six/yes/yes
Climate control/multi-func wheelYes/yes£305/yesYes/yes
Met paint/auto lights/heated seats£445/yes/no£495/yes/£1,050£510/yes/£2,430^
Power-fold mirrors/stab./cruise controlNo/yes/no£175/yes/yes£160/yes/yes
Sat-nav/USB connection/BluetoothNo/yes/yes£855/yes/£220£1,230/yes/yes

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