The Hyundai i20 WRC Coupe debuts engine in Argentina


he Recognized Michel Nandan at the end of the Tour de Corse the Hyundai i20 WRC Coupe had to improve its performance on asphalt. It remains as a pending task for the technicians of the brand to get it, but the reality is that the WRC goes into a long phase of the season where only competing on dirt and gravel. Despite this fact, Hyundai Motorsport has not stopped their push to make it more competitive its World Rally Car and has been the Nandan has confirmed that the Hyundai i20 WRC Coupe debuts an update of the engine in the Rally of Argentina.

For the occasion, Hyundai Motorsport has spent one of the ‘jokers’ for the engine in order to give an extra boost to their pilots in terms of power and torque. Well it is true that the Korean company has been saved to comment on what are the new features which incorporates this specification of engine that made its debut in the Rally of Argentina, although it would not be strange that these have to do with the delivery of power at low spins, one of the points that, without being critical, most have pointed to the pilots of Hyundai to find those tenths extra in the Hyundai i20 WRC Coupe.

Thierry Neuville, Andreas Mikkelsen and Dani Sordo will be the three drivers who will debut this new specification of engine, since that is the campus that the brand has chosen to address the Rally of Argentina. A test of a fond memory for Hyundai in general and more yes we take into account that Thierry Neuville got the victory in 2017 by a margin of only 0.7 seconds over Elfyn Evans. In addition, a year before Hayden Paddon also scored the victory, in which is, so far, his only win in the WRC.