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Rhys Millen's drift car finally ready to run with Hyundai Power

by Sam Abuelsamid (RSS feed) on May 5th, 2009 at 11:29AM

A minor controversy broke out a few weeks back when it became known that Rhys Millen's new Hyundai Genesis Coupe Formula Drift car debuted at the Long Beach season opener with Nissan power under the hood. Normally this wouldn't be much of an issue in drifting where almost anything goes mechanically. The problem here is that Millen's team is not independent and supported directly by Hyundai. As we learned, late approval of the drift program meant that Millen's crew simply didn't have the time to finish preparing a new engine from Hyundai. Rhys dropped us a line yesterday evening to let us... Read More

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