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    Motorsports: Hyundai and Rhys Millen reunite, will return to Pikes Peak with new RWD racer, Genesis Coupe

    Last September, Hyundai confirmed that it was exiting all of its motorsports programs in North America. That left Rhys Millen Racing without a title sponsor for its Formula Drift and Global RallyCross Championship series challengers. It also looked to have meant the end of a partnership that last ...

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    Rhys Millen puts his Hyundai RallyCross and WRC cars up for sale

    Rhys Millen Racing has put a few interesting vehicles up for sale. Buyers can now get their hands on both of Millen's 2011 Hyundai Veloster Global RallyCross racers. Both cars competed in the 2011 and 2012 Global RallyCross championships as well as the X-Games. Expect to find a turbocharged ...

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    Breaking: Hyundai pulls out of all motorsports in North America [UPDATE]

    Following word from Rhys Millen Racing that its main sponsor, Hyundai, is withdrawing support from its Formula Drift and Global RallyCross Championship campaigns, the Korean automaker has confirmed to Autoblog that it is ceasing all motorsports support programs in North America. With Hyundai ...

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    SEMA: Hyundai and Rhys Millen Racing show off Tau V8-powered RM500 Genesis Coupe

    Ever since Hyundai debuted its Tau 5.0-liter V8, we wondered just how tough it would be to shoehorn the naturally aspirated monster under the hood of the Genesis Coupe. After much anticipation, the Korean automaker has teamed up with Rhys Millen Racing to bring us this, the RM500 – a ...

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    Video: How Rhys Millen prepares for the 2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

    The 2011 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is nearly upon us. We got to spend some time with Rhys Millen and father Rod, as the Rhys Millen Racing team gets its cars ready for Colorado, and now Red Bull has put together a video clip that shows how the RMR team is progressing. Remember we said ...

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    Featured: Rhys Millen walks us through the updated Hyundai-powered RMR PM580 [w/video]

    The RMR PM580 looks like a Le Mans Prototype car, sounds like a jet fighter that's been possessed by a demon and will run from 20-130 miles per hour in six seconds. Even sitting on jack stands, with its front and rear covers off, the PM580 looks intimidating. Walking up to the car as it rests in ...

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    Featured: Rod Millen joining Rhys for his own run up Pikes Peak

    Chances are you've heard of Rhys Millen. The man pushes cars over dirt, into extreme sideways angles, through the air and up challenging mountain roads. If you're a bit younger, however, you may not have heard of his father, Mr. Rod Millen... and that's a problem, because you should know that ...

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    Hyundai Veloster Rally Car makes its race debut

    Hyundai Veloster Rally Car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Just a little over a month after it was introduced at the Chicago Auto Show, the Hyundai Veloster Rally Car made its competition debut at the Global Rally Championship this past week. Flying under the Rhys Millen Racing ...

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    Rhys Millen's new 500-hp Hyundai Veloster rallycross machine drifts into Chicago [w/sound]

    RMR Hyundai Veloster rally car – Click above for high-res image gallery
    There are more famous racing families than the Millens, but not many. While Steve Millen was closely associated with Nissan, his brother and nephew have long been associated with Hyundai That nephew is Rhys Millen, ...

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    Video: Rhys Millen releases Climb Attack Brazil teaser

    Rhys Millen and his Time Attack Hyundai Genesis Coupe tear up Brazil – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Rhys Millen has packed up his passport, many sets of tires, a camera crew and his RMR-prepped Hyundai Genesis Coupe. Destination: Brazil. More specifically, Millen has taken his ...

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    SEMA 2010: Rhys Millen, Mummbles Marketing and DUB bow at the altar of Equus

    Mummbles Hyundai Equus – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Ten years ago, when Hyundai came to SEMA for the first time, it did so with Tucson and Veracruz models with wacky appliques. Now, like Jay Z, they've rolled up Big Pimpin' with three Equus luxocruisers dressed and dropped by ...

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    Hyundai teases Rhys Millen Racing's Equus for SEMA

    Rhys Millen Racing Signature Edition Hyundai Equus – Click above to enlarge
    At first blush (and second blush, and third...), it doesn't quite seem fitting that Hyundai would choose to bling out its range-topping Equus sedan for the rapidly approaching SEMA Show in Las Vegas. Still, here we ...

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    Rhys Millen piloting Hyundai WRC car in U.S. Rallycross

    Hyundai and Rhys Millen are prepared to take on the U.S. Rallycross field thanks to a 500 horsepower Korean monster machine. Millen, a Pikes Peak class record holder, will run the car in rounds two and three of the Rallycross championship. The races will take place at New Jersey Motorsports Park ...

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    Rhys Millen's Hyundai PM580 Pikes Peak challenger shown in final livery

    RMR Hyundai Genesis PM580 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Before loading the Hyundai Genesis PM580 onto the truck for the trip to Colorado, the Rhys Millen Racing crew polished up their new race car its final photo shoot. The tube-frame hill-climb special is now wearing its ...

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    Video: Rhys Millen's Red Bull Hyundai Genesis PM580 sounds like a really angry Cuisinart

    Rhys Millen's Red Bull Hyundai Genesis PM580 – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Recently, we had the chance to hang out with Rhys Millen and get up close and personal with the Hyundai Genesis PM580 racer that he'll be driving in this year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb. It's a mean ...

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    Pikes Peak Prep: Autoblog joins Rhys Millen for Hyundai Genesis PM580 test session

    RMR Hyundai Genesis PM580 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The El Toro Marine base in Irvine, CA has seen its fair share of automobiles. The open runways are a playground for sports cars, and on any given day, you can find high performance driving schools or testing sessions utilizing the ...

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    Video: Rhys Millen previews the PM580 Hyundai Pikes Peak challenger

    Rhys Millen Racing PM580 frame – Click above to view the video after the jump
    The folks at HRE Performance Wheels dropped by the Rhys Millen Racing shop to check out the progress on the new PM580 Pikes Peak hill-climb car. Millen and his crew are in the process of building an Unlimited ...

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    First renderings of Rhys Millen's Hyundai-powered Pikes Peak challenger

    RMR Hyundai Genesis PM580 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Last week, we learned that Rhys Millen has been busy preparing a new unlimited class challenger to try to recapture the overall Pikes Peak Hill Climb record that his father held for over a decade. At the time, all we knew ...

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    Video: Rhys vows to bring Pikes Peak record back to Millen family

    Millen family talks Pikes Peak – Click above to watch the video
    The Millen family has quite a proud history at the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, not quite up there with the Unsers, but certainly more than respectable. Rod Millen captured several class records at the Colorado mountain over the ...

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    Rhys Millen gets first Formula Drift podium for Hyundai Genesis Coupe [w/video]

    Rhys Millen drifting primer – click above to watch the video
    After struggling in his first season of Formula Drift competition with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Rhys Millen finally came good at Long Beach this week. Millen still hasn't won with the Genesis, but he managed to get second place ...


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