Hyundai’s hot hatch is getting a new transmission option, with the 2021 Veloster N offering a high-tech dual-clutch automatic alongside the standard six-speed manual. Headed to dealerships in 2021 model year cars come October, the new N Eight-Speed Wet Dual-Clutch Transmission promises what only a few years ago would’ve been unthinkable to enthusiasts: day to day convenience paired with manual-style driver involvement.
That’s because it’s no ordinary automatic, Hyundai insists. Its eight speeds can operate in a fully-automatic mode, it’s true, but it also has what the automaker is describing as race-like manual shift logic.
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