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    Hyundai i30 N will be the car to watch in 2018 TCR International Racing Series
    Hyundai’s ambitions to expand its successful motorsports program into circuit racing for 2018 have taken a step forward, after a successful test outing for its new i30 N TCR track racer during the final round of the TCR International Series in Dubai.
    Hyundai ran two i30 N TCR cars during qualifying...

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    Hyundai ends on high note with 1st and 3rd on podium in Rally Australia
    Hyundai Motorsport has scored its fourth victory of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship with torrential rain and Power Stage drama creating a thrilling final day in Rally Australia on the past weekend.
    The Belgian crew of Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul battled through the tough conditions to take...

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    Hyundai Motorsport ready to finish 2017 on a high in Rally Australia
    Hyundai Motorsport tackles the finale of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), Rally Australia, in positive spirits as the team aims to conclude its fourth year of participation in the sport on a high this weekend.
    With the 2017 Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ Championship titles wrapped up by Sebastien...

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    Hyundai takes 2nd spot on podium in Rally Great Britain
    Hyundai Motorsport has achieved a strong podium finish in Wales Rally GB, securing the team second place in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) Manufacturers’ title in the penultimate round of the season.
    Thierry Neuville completed the 21-stage event in second position overall, behind Welshman Elfyn Evans, who claimed...

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    Hyundai Motorsport’s hopes of WRC title fight fade in Spain
    Hyundai Motorsport has seen its hopes of fighting for the FIA World Rally Championship Manufacturers’ title completely eradicated on the weekend after another hugely disappointing result in Rally de España.
    Following a double retirement for Dani Sordo and Andreas Mikkelsen on Saturday afternoon, it was Thierry...

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    Hyundai i30 N TCR shines in International Series debut
    The pace of the Hyundai i30 N TCR stood out on its debut in the TCR International Series on the weekend at the Zhejiang circuit at Shaoxing in China. The Hyundai Motorsport built car set the fastest time in three of the weekend’s sessions, with Gabriele Tarquini charging through the field in the opening race to give the...

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    Hyundai tackles Rally de España with new driver and aim at championship lead
    Hyundai Motorsport’s rally team tackles the Rally de España in Catalunya, Spain, on Thursday with a new driver and a fresh resolve to challenge Ford Motorsport for the championship honours in the remaining three events in this year’s FIA World Rally Championship.
    Andreas Mikkelsen, who has signed a...

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    Time to refocus for Hyundai Motorsport after troublesome Rallye Deutschland

    Hyundai Motorsport finished Rallye Deutschland in disappointing eighth place after a troublesome weekend.
    Dramas for all three crews prevented team from mounting a stronger challenge.
    Dani Sordo took maximum five points in the rally-concluding Power Stage, offering some consolation for the...

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    Hyundai Motorsport wants to repeat its good run in Rally Deutschland
    Hyundai Motorsport has its sights set on victory in Rallye Deutschland, as the WRC returns to tarmac this weekend for the first time since April’s Tour de Corse, where the team scored the first of its three wins of the 2017 season to date.
    The German round of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) which...

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    Hyundai’s Thierry Neuville leads WRC drivers’ championship after Rally FinlandHyundai Motorsport has completed Rally Finland, the ninth round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) which was concluded on Sunday in Jyväskylä, with Thierry Neuville finishing highest of the team’s three crews in sixth position in his Hyundai i20 Coupé WRC.Taking eight points for his...

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    Hyundai Motorsport aims at first podium in fast and furious Rally FinlandHyundai Motorsport aims to extend its run of podium results to seven consecutive events this weekend as the team searches for its first-ever top-three finish in Rally Finland, the ninth round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).In its four years of competition within the WRC, Hyundai Motorsport...

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    Hyundai 1st and 2nd on podium in Rally Poland

    Thierry Neuville secured his third victory of 2017 season ahead of team-mate Hayden Paddon, who registered his first podium finish of the year in second place.


    Dani Sordo finished fourth to ensure all three Hyundai i20 Coupé WRCs finished inside the top-four.

    Hyundai Motorsport has registered its third victory of the 2017...

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    Hyundai aims to set the pace in weekend’s Rally Poland
    Hyundai Motorsport aims to continue its recent run of podium results as the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) moves to Poland for round eight of the 2017 season this weekend.
    Having secured top-three finishes at every gravel event so far this year, including victories at Tour de Corse and Rally Argentina, hopes are high...

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    Extended test run for Hyundai i30N TCR at 24H Misano
    The first Hyundai Motorsport built project designed for circuit racing will make a first public appearance next month. The team, together with development partners BRC, will continue the testing of the TCR project, running at the Touring Car Endurance Series’ 24H Misano in Italy from 7 to 9 July.
    The entry will also carry...

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    Hyundai 3rd on podium in difficult Rally Italia Sardegna

    Hyundai Motorsport extends its run of consecutive podium finishes in 2017 FIA World Rally Championship.
    Thierry Neuville closes gap in Drivers’ Championship with his fifth top-three finish of the season.

    Hyundai Motorsport has salvaged a third-place podium finish in Alghero in the past weekend’s Rally Italia...

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    Hyundai takes 2 podium places in Rally de Portugal
    Hyundai Motorsport has claimed its second double podium of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on Sunday 21 May with Thierry Neuville and Dani Sordo completing Rally de Portugal in second and third positions respectively.
    It is Hyundai’s first-ever Portuguese podium finish and the sixth time in the team’s history...

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    Hyundai wants to make it 3 in a row in Rally de Portugal
    Hyundai Motorsport aims to score its first ever Rally de Portugal podium at this weekend’s sixth round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).
    Having claimed back-to-back rally wins for the first time in its history in Corsica and Argentina, the team is confident that it can challenge at the front again as the...

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    Hyundai Motorsport’s Neuville wins Rally Argentina in dramatic finale
    In one of the most electrifying World Rally Championship finales in memory, Hyundai Motorsport’s Thierry Neuville and co-driver Nicolas Gilsoul claimed a stunning victory by only 0,7 second in Rally Argentina, the fifth round of the 2017 FIA WRC.
    It is the team’s second win in a row after Tour de Corse, and...

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    Hyundai 1st and 3rd in Tour de Corse

    Thierry Neuville picks up third career victory for Hyundai Motorsport with faultless performance, winning with a 55-second margin over Sébastien Ogier.
    Dani Sordo misses second place by 1,3 seconds but claims 1st podium of the season. Hayden Paddon takes 6th as all three Hyundai i20 Coupe WRCs finish rally.

    Hyundai Motorsport has...

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    Neuville tests high-performance Hyundai i30 N on edge of Arctic Circle
    The Hyundai i30 N, Hyundai Motor Company’s first high-performance model, has been tested to the limit on a frozen lake in temperatures as low as minus 30°C at Arjeplog, Sweden, by FIA World Rally Championship driver Thierry Neuville as part of its final development program.
    Set for launch in the second...

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    Hyundai Motorsport claims first 2017 podium finish in Rally México
    Hyundai Motorsport has opened its 2017 podium tally on the weekend when Thierry Neuville completed the Rally México in third position overall.
    After disappointing results in Monte-Carlo and Sweden, where they were forced to relinquish a commanding lead, the Belgian crew of Neuville and co-driver Nicolas...