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Hyundai Veloster Looses Roof: C3 Roll Top Concept

The Hyundai Veloster already comes with an unusual four-door hatchback layout, but the carmaker has taken this one step further at the 2012 Los Angeles International Auto Show, also almost taking the roof off the car.
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The result is the Veloster C3 Roll Top Concept, which has a power canvas top that replaces the main area of the roof and a tailgate instead of a hatch. Hyundai has gone even futher, creating a bicycle concept that perfectly fits into the back of the C3 Roll Concept when the tailgate is opened.

The two unique vehicles share the paintjob: a white body with a red canvas top / saddle, baby blue rear wheels and black front wheels. Hyundai even explains that the name of the concept stands for “Convertible 3-door”.

"In convertible mode with the top rolled back, the C3 is a free spirit for driving along the Pacific Coast Highway. Roll the top forward, open the tailgate, fold the rear seats and the C3 goes into recreation mode - perfect for surfing, biking or kayaking," Hyundai tells us.

 
 
 
 
 

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