PAUL DALLENBACH SETS NEW TIME ATTACK CLASS RECORD AT PIKES PEAK HILLCLIMB IN HYUNDAI RMR GENESIS COUPE RACER

Posted on 30. Jun, 2013 by in Hyundai Canada

Dallenbach Sets Time Attack World Record Ascent Time of (9:46.001) to a famous 14,115 feet Summit

PIKES PEAK, COLORADO, Jun 30, 2013 – Paul Dallenbach set a new universe record in a Time Attack category during a 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on Sunday. The record was set with Dallenbach piloting a same Hyundai RMR Genesis Coupe that Rhys Millen used to set a all-time universe record final year. Dallenbach set a mad gait to a summit, wanting usually 9:46.001 to make a full ascent.

“The Rhys Millen Racing-prepared Genesis Coupe unequivocally complemented my assertive pushing character in environment a Time Attack universe record,” pronounced Dallenbach. “With some really specific adjustments to a automobile this year giving a some-more neutral doing balance, we was means to even build on final year’s universe record set by Millen. It was stirring to expostulate a racer that done full use of my years of knowledge during Pikes Peak.”

HYUNDAI RMR GENESIS COUPE TIME ATTACK RACER

With a stream universe record in a credentials, Millen could have simply let teammate Paul Dallenbach run a RMR Genesis Coupe during Pikes Peak but upgrades for 2013. But a group saw opportunities to urge a RMR Genesis Coupe even further. A new clutch-type back differential was propitious to revoke inside circle spin in a tightest of Pikes hairpin turns, generally those with impassioned climax inspiring corner-exit acceleration. Staggered tire sizes were adjusted, with a smaller altogether hole for a front tires, effectively augmenting rear-to-front hillside and augmenting a front tire-patch weight balance, shortening understeer. In addition, stiffer back springs were fitted, serve shortening understeer for some-more ideal balance.

PAUL DALLENBACH

Dallenbach is a maestro Pikes Peak racer who competed in a 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Time Attack 2WD class. He gathering 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 Pikes Peak category wins and 3 altogether wins during a world’s many prestigious mountain climb. Paul, a younger hermit of NASCAR Winston Cup Series motorist Wally, was also a 1993 Pikes Peak Hill Climb Champion. His other victories embody a three-time champion of a Alcan 5000 Rally.

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