Hyundai puts in the Swedish Rally three cars


While the opening race Rallye Monte Carlo (the first 22 to 25) will deploy only two cars Hyundai i20 WRC at the next race in Sweden (12 to 15 second) already prepared tříposádkovou participation.

He wants to increase its competitiveness in the entire WRC championship. Belgian crew Thierry Neuville with Nicolas Gilsoulem and Spanish pair Dani Sordo and Marc Martí in the Swedish Rally in the third car will complement New Zealanders Hayden Paddon a passenger John Kennard .

The whole team in December last year in Sweden diligently trained in the plan are even more similar tests immediately before the race. Although none of the riders is not according to team boss Michela Nandana full specialist in the snow, in the past, each of them demonstrated on the surface of his abilities. Neuville for example, has made three starts for the Swedish Rally in 2013 and finished fifth here. And even with Sordo Paddon are completely new to the North …

Team Principal Michel Nandan commented: “ Have rally crew of three is for us a great opportunity to develop. Our team is composed of excellent drivers, so I believe that from their side will see great performances. Maybe he just in Sweden, where we’re going in full force and with great determination. “The aforementioned trio of pilots for the Hyundai Motorsport team travel across most of the upcoming season.

Source: Hyundai