Published on April 10th, 2017 | by Subhash Nair0
Hyundai Motorport Scores Victory and Double Podium in Tour de Corse
Hyundai Motorsport has registered its maiden victory of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with Thierry Neuville securing victory in Tour de Corse in the #5 Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC. Dani Sordo made it a rally to celebrate for the team, picking up his first podium of 2017 with an assured drive to third place, missing out on second position by just 1.3-seconds.
The result represents the fourth WRC victory in total for Hyundai Motorsport, and the team’s fifth double podium result. Hayden Paddon finished sixth to ensure all three Hyundai Shell Mobis World Rally Team crews finished a gruelling rally on Corsica.