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Hyundai ready to jump back into rallying with i20 WRC

by Chris Paukert (RSS feed) on Sep 28th, 2012 at 3:58PM

At virtually the same moment that it was revealed Hyundai was exiting all motorsports activities here in the States, the Korean automaker was on stage at the Paris Motor Show making a major commitment to one of the most exciting – and costliest – racing series the globe has to offer, the World Rally Championship. Showing this i20 WRC racecar mockup (note the lack of an interior), Hyundai announced it is poised to return to the gravel-spitting, sideways-sliding yumpfest in short order. Return, you say? Yes – even before its meteoric rise as an automaker, Hyundai was... Read More

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