Insuring a sporty Veloster two-door sedan may be expensive because of the car’s high value. Hyundai Veloster car insurance rates is $220 a month, or $2,640 a year, more than twice as much as the nationwide average. The yearly insurance cost-to-base vehicle price ratio is 14.6% with a starting price of $18,100, which is more than three times the average of 4%.
- About the Hyundai Veloster
- Hyundai Veloster money-saving safety features
- How does the Hyundai Veloster compare to other car models?
About the Hyundai Veloster
The Hyundai Veloster debuted in 2011 and is still in production today. There is a big driver-side door and smaller passenger-side doors, which set this vehicle apart from the competition. The most recent Veloster small car has a cheap starting price and a wide range of standard equipment. The Veloster racing vehicle made an appearance at the Summer X Games in 2011 in its first year. The 2013 model year saw the release of the Veloster sports car.
Hyundai Veloster money-saving safety features
If your Hyundai Veloster has the following safety features, you may save money on your auto insurance.
- Anti-lock brakes
- Stability control
- Seatbelt pretensioners
- Anti theft system
How safe is the Hyundai Veloster?
The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have assessed the 2017 Hyundai Veloster for safety ratings. The NHTSA gave the most recent model a 5-Star Overall Safety Rating. The NHTSA gave the Hyundai Veloster four out of five ratings in its rollover and frontal crash tests. With regard to the IIHS’s small overlap front test and side impact tests, the 2017 model scored somewhat below average and acceptable. In addition, IIHS’s crash testing was rated excellent, receiving the maximum possible score.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) recorded 25 vehicle thefts in the United States in 2013. Based on the total number of vehicles manufactured in that year, it equates to a theft rate of 0.48 percent.
How does the Hyundai Veloster compare to other car models?
In terms of insurance costs, the Hyundai Veloster is in the middle of the pack among the 360 most expensive vehicle models.
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