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2017 Hyundai Veloster

Small car
Crashworthiness

    Child Seat Anchors (LATCH)
    ease of use
    A

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    Model year Front overlap Side Roof strength Head restraints & seats Front crash prevention
    Small Moderate
    2017
    Crash avoidance rating
    2016
    M
    G
    A
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Not available
    2015
    M
    G
    A
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Not available
    2014
    M
    G
    A
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Not available
    2013
    M
    G
    A
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating
    Not available
    2012
    M
    G
    A
    G
    G
    Crash avoidance rating

    Applies to 2016-17 models

    How this rating is determined

    Overall evaluation

    A
    Vehicle trim Turbo
    Seat type leather

    This vehicle has 2 rear seating positions with complete child seat attachment (LATCH) hardware.

    1 3


    Good
    Acceptable
    Marginal
    Poor
    Seating positions that rely on borrowed lower anchors or have only a tether anchor available are not rated.
    Tether anchor
    Lower anchors
    Lower anchor(s) can be borrowed from adjacent positions(s)
    No hardware available

    Details by seating position

    1
    Tether anchor
    hard-to-find location
    no other hardware could be confused for anchor
    Lower anchors
    not too deep in seat
    not too much force needed to attach
    easy to maneuver around anchors
    3
    Tether anchor
    hard-to-find location
    no other hardware could be confused for anchor
    Lower anchors
    not too deep in seat
    not too much force needed to attach
    easy to maneuver around anchors

    Seat position 21

    3
    Lower anchor A
    Open access rated No
    Depth (cm) 0-2
    Force (lbs) 38
    Clearance angle (degrees) 66
    Lower anchor B
    Open access rated No
    Depth (cm) 0-2
    Force (lbs) 31
    Clearance angle (degrees) 76
    Tether anchor
    Location Floor
    Confusing hardware present Yes
    Has contrasting label
    within 3 inches of tether anchor
    Yes

    Seat position 23

    1
    Lower anchor A
    Open access rated No
    Depth (cm) 0-2
    Force (lbs) 21
    Clearance angle (degrees) 90
    Lower anchor B
    Open access rated No
    Depth (cm) 0-2
    Force (lbs) 31
    Clearance angle (degrees) 65
    Tether anchor
    Location Floor
    Confusing hardware present Yes
    Has contrasting label
    within 3 inches of tether anchor
    Yes
    1
    Side airbags: front and rear head curtain airbags and front seat-mounted torso airbags
    2
    Rollover sensor: designed to deploy the side curtain airbags in the event of an impending rollover (beginning with 2015 models)
    3
    Electronic stability control
    4
    Antilock brakes
    5
    Daytime running lights

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