Inside the new Hyundai i20 R5 rally programme

Hyundai i20 R5

With its ‘full-fat’ world rally team on winning form, Hyundai is now introducing its ‘semi-skimmed’ customer racing project

Hyundai‘s works World Rally Championship effort may have been started from scratch just three and a half years ago in December 2012, but it’s going from strength-to-strength.

This year the team has taken two outright wins in the WRC on sheer pace alone and is now lying second in the manufacturers’ championship behind Volkswagen.

Part of the game plan was to introduce a privateer programme in the form of Hyundai Motorsport Customer Racing, formed in 2015. The new division shares …read more

Source:: Autocar