Hyundai’s track record on this one occurred two years ago, or rather the year 2009 in the event the Chicago Auto Show. Because at that time, Hyundai Motor America announced that it has formed a team in cooperation with Red Bull and Rhys Millen (as drivers), by relying on Genesis Coupe as a flagship vehicle in a high-powered drifting competition held at Uncle Sam’s country. Rhys Millen, who previously did have gained confidence in the prime to test the performance of the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, again given the confidence to build a racing car from the “material” the same car.
Standard 3.8-liter engine-powered Hyundai Genesis Coupe 310hp on increased volume and 4.1-liter, plus support Turbonetics turbocharger and sequential transmission. New ammo pack is capable of burst power 550hp and 520Nm of torque. The result is a unit of Hyundai Genesis Coupe is ready to ride powered 550hp at the circuit Millen Pikes Peak Hill Climband as the Redline Time Attack series.
After the event, this year also Millen Hyundai Genesis is also lower in the Formula Drift Professional Drifting Championship. After a two-time champion at Pikes Peak Champion, Rhys Millen Hyundai to develop the Genesis Coupe into a drift car. Standard 3.8-liter engine that powered Hyundai Genesis Coupe 310hp on increased volume of the cylinder and 4.1-liter, plus support from Turbonetics turbocharger and sequential transmission. New ammo pack is capable of burst peak power 550hp and 520Nm of torque. The weight of the standard was lowered to 1090 kg, because in some parts of the body using carbon materials fi air. While the wheels of his relying on high-performance tires size 18-inch Toyo Tires alerts. “Today’s announcement regarding the participation of Hyundai Genesis Coupe in three series Motorsports competition,” said John Krafcik, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor America, at that time. “We deliberately to recommend the Hyundai Genesis Coupe as a brother of the North American Car of the Year 2010 (sedan Hyundai Genesis), and Rhys Miller to explore any energy on this vehicle,” he concluded.
2011 Rhys Millen Racing Hyundai Genesis Coupe Drift Car Specifications
|Wheels (F)||18- by 8.5-inch Enkei RPF1 light weight|
|Wheels (R)||18- by 9.5-inch Enkei RPF1 light weight|
|Tires Front||225/40-18 Toyo Proxes R1R|
|Tires Rear||265/40 Toyo Proxes R1R|
|Suspension||KW remote reservoir three-way adjustable coilover suspension with adjustable chro-moly sway bars, control arms and toe links|
|Layout||Front Engine, AWD|
|Type:||Bored-and-stroked turbocharged Hyundai V6|
|Body Type||2 Door, 2 Seat Drift/Hillclimb Car|
|Curb Weight||Est. 2400 lbs.|