It packs upgrades like methanol injection, a dropped suspension, and revised aero.
Hyundai recurrently makes a giant show on the annual SEMA Present for exhibiting aftermarket automotive merchandise, and this 12 months is not any totally different. Among the many tuned autos coming there from the South Korean model is a extremely custom-made Elantra Sport from Blood Kind Racing. The concept behind this automobile to create a excessive efficiency machine that somebody may nonetheless drive day by day.
“Constructing upon the well-developed Elantra Sport platform, powertrain and design fundamentals, we’ve given fanatics a brand new imaginative and prescient of the place this inexpensive sport compact desires to go,” Sam Lee, product supervisor at Blood Kind Racing stated in Hyundai’s announcement for the automobile.
Blood Kind Racing overhauls the Elantra Sport. Underneath the hood, the engine receives a methanol injection system for the inventory 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine. A chilly-air consumption and new exhaust take advantage of the system. Plus, Blood Kind Racing’s customized engine tuning makes positive every little thing works collectively. For improved dealing with, the sedan now rides on an HSD coilover suspension, and there are new sway bars, a strut tower brace, and a chassis brace. Greater brakes haul down the four-door from excessive speeds.
To match the upgraded efficiency, Blood Kind Racing matches a mighty aggressive physique equipment from Aerotek, together with a ground-scraping entrance splitter, facet sills, and revised rear bumper. An enormous wing rises from the trunk. To finish the meaner look, the tuner covers the physique in Arancio Borealis orange paint and matches a set of 19-inch wheels with Toyo T1 Sport tires. Plus, Diode Dyanmics headlights present improved imaginative and prescient at evening.
Hyundai solely releases this render of the automobile up to now, however Blood Kind Racing experiences there are some upgrades to the cabin, too. The agency reupholsters the cabin and provides a set of diamond-stitched flooring mats. Drivers now grip a carbon-fiber steering wheel, too.
Along with this Elantra Sport, Hyundai could have a Rockstar-sponsored Santa Fe Sport at SEMA. The off-road-focused crossover will characteristic a elevate equipment, digital camo wrap for the physique, and massive mild bar.
Hyundai Companions with Blood Kind Racing to Develop BTR Version Elantra Sport Idea for 2017 SEMA Present
- BTR Idea takes the Versatile Efficiency of the Elantra Sport to the Aggressive-circuit stage in each Fashion and Substance
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 17, 2017 – Hyundai has partnered with Blood Kind Racing to develop the BTR Version Elantra Sport idea for the 2017 SEMA present. This eye-grabbing idea builds upon the inexpensive, OEM-level efficiency and design of the Elantra Sport and provides methanol injection, consumption, exhaust and intercooler applied sciences, tuned suspension and full aero equipment for “All-show, All-go” spectacular appears to be like and efficiency.
“The BTR Version Elantra Sport takes the Elantra past its succesful OEM-development roots with out sacrificing day by day drivability,” stated Sam Lee, product supervisor, Blood Kind Racing. “Constructing upon the well-developed Elantra Sport platform, powertrain and design fundamentals, we’ve given fanatics a brand new imaginative and prescient of the place this inexpensive sport compact desires to go.”
BLOOD TYPE RACING ELANTRA SPORT CONCEPT MODIFICATIONS
· Torcon CAI consumption and Pierce Motorsports exhaust system
· Engine administration customized ECU Tuning by BTR
· Satan’s Personal water/methanol injection system
· Re-stitched OEM-style sport inside
· Diamond-stitched flooring mats
· SoCalGarageWorks carbon-fiber steering wheel
· SSR GTX01 19 x 9.5 +35 wheels
· Toyo T1 Sport tires
· HSD coilover suspension
· Pierce Motorsports sway bars, strut tower brace and chassis brace
· Fella Massive Brake equipment
· Diode Dynamics customized headlights and LED inside lighting
· Aerotek customized entrance, facet and rear track-ready lip equipment
· APR GTC-200 GT wing
· AutoArt physique and paint work
· BASF Glasurit Arancio Borealis paint
· BTR customized Trunk Observe Software Set and customized full-size spare tire
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