Posted on 07. Feb, 2013 by in Hyundai Canada

Dallenbach Positioned to Dominate Time Attack Class in Last Year’s All-time World-Record-Setting
Genesis Coupe

Millen to Compete in a Unlimited Class with Purpose-built Hill Climb Racer, Defending His All-time
Record Set Last Year

COSTA MESA, Calif., Feb. 7, 2013 Hyundai and Rhys Millen Racing (RMR) currently announced a preference of maestro Pikes Peak racer Paul Dallenbach to competition in a 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) Time Attack class. Dallenbach will expostulate a same production-based Genesis Coupe that set final year’s all-time universe record with Rhys Millen during a helm. Paul is a internal Colorado fan favorite, with a entirely considerable Pikes Peak resume, including 6 category wins and 3 altogether wins during a world’s many prestigious mountain climb. This years’ competition to a world-renowned limit is designed for Jun 30.

This year, Hyundai will enhance a bid to a total category during Pikes Peak in a two-car effort, with Dallenbach now teaming adult with Millen piloting a new, total category purpose-built rear-drive racecar in invulnerability of his all-time universe record of 9:46.164. With these dual highly-respected, maestro racers mixing both pushing talent and tuning expertise, a princely Hyundai/RMR partnership has a glorious event to set new universe annals in their particular classes.

“With Dallenbach fasten a Hyundai/RMR bid during Pikes this year, we’ve shaped a challenging group that will be stirring for fans around a universe to watch,” pronounced Rhys Millen, owners and motorist of Rhys Millen Racing. “With race-proven Hyundai core powertrain components powering both of a mountain stand racers, it demonstrates how assured we are in a opening and continuance of Hyundai engineering.”

“We’re anxious with a further of Pikes Peak maestro Paul Dallenbach to a Hyundai motorsports group during Pikes this year,” pronounced Steve Shannon, clamp president, marketing, Hyundai Motor America. “The total knowledge of Millen and Dallenbach gives us an superb awaiting to both urge a universe record and beget considerable category wins.”

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