Surprises are rare at auto shows, but Hyundai pulled one over on the industry when it unveiled the 2019 Veloster N at the 2018 .
In addition to unveiling the standard trims of its all-new, Hyundai also gave us the N, which will be the first US-market car to fall under Hyundai’s new performance brand. Overseas, it has the i30 N, which we don’t get in the US. This will be the first of what I hope will be several new performance-oriented Hyundais to land on our shores.
Under the hood is a 2.0-liter, direct-injected, turbocharged I4. It puts out up to 275 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque, all of which is routed to the front…