Category Archives: WRC (World Rally Championship)

Tanak: Hyundai’s full WRC potential will be on show at Rally Croatia

Tanak scored only his second World Rally Championship win as a Hyundai driver at February’s Arctic Rally Finland where he defeated the Toyota Yaris of Kalle Rovanpera by 17.5 seconds. The result moved him up to fifth in the standings and was in stark contrast to the opening round at Rally Monte-Carlo where he retired…
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WRC hybrid rules make it “credible platform” – Hyundai

Adamo made the comments as it was announced that the South Korean company will be joining M-Sport Ford and Toyota Gazoo Racing in the FIA championship until the end of the 2024 season. The news ends weeks of speculation as to whether Hyundai was committed to the introduction of electrification, despite Adamo telling Autosport this…
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WRC hybrid rules safeguards M-Sport’s future

The decision will also protect jobs at M-Sport’s new state-of-the-art facilities at Cockermouth in the UK and ensures that its working ties with Ford’s competition arm, Ford Performance, are strengthened. Since joining forces in 1997, the two brands have been a constant in the series and have gone on to claim over 60 wins, 262…
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Hyundai, Toyota and M-Sport officially commit to WRC hybrid rules

Hybrid power will be introduced into the top tier of the WRC next season and a new three-year agreement means the system will be developed with the FIA and the three biggest competitors working together, funding work done by Compact Dynamics and Kreisel Electric. The announcement confirms Hyundai’s continued participation, which is believed to have…
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