Hyundai Motor’s development car i30 2.0 Turbo met all expectations at its first motor-racing appearance in the Nürburgring 24h Race at the legendary Nordschleife.
At last, the first Hyundai N Performance model is making its presence at the Nürburgring 24 hours race.
During the practice/qualifying race, Kia Racing made its presence known by the Kinetic Motorsports Wright Automotive Group Forte Koup clocking a 2:33.640 making it the second fastest TCA lap driven by Kris Wright. This was a sure sign of good things to come for Kia Racing, and an ominous warning to competitors that they should not be underestimated.
Hyundai Motorsport will debut its New Generation i20 WRC for the first time in competitive rally conditions at the 2016 season-opening Rallye Monte-Carlo, which takes place next week from Jan. 22 to 25.
It was just a few days ago, when Hyundai finally launched its separated luxury brand, Genesis, but this is not the only brand that Hyundai is working on. Under the N performance brand, Hyundai N will bring us its first dedicated range of sports models. (more…)