Hyundai Shell World Rally Team have completed Friday with all three Hyundai i20 WRCs after a character building day.
Hyundai Shell World Rally Team has started its seventh FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) event with a trouble-free opening day in Poland.
The eight stages contested on Friday in Italy were anything but dull.
With five stages in the books, it's currently a VW 1-2 in Argentina.
Third overall ahead of tomorrow’s short final leg of Rally de Portugal, Mads Østberg and Jonas Andersson will be aiming to secure another podium finish with the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team.
All three Hyundai i20 WRCs have made it to the end of Saturday in the top nine of the overall classification with Dani Sordo heading the Hyundai Shell WRT charge in an encouraging fourth place
Mads Østberg and Jonas Andersson ended day one of Rally de Portugal in fourth place in the overall standings.
Thierry Neuville took his first stage win for Hyundai Team in SS6 and ends the day in sixth place.
Emotional start in Estoril, perfect opening at rally pace in Lisbon
Neuville (#7 Hyundai i20 WRC. co-driver Nicolas Gilsoul) had a competitive run through Saturday’s seven stages to head into the final day in third place overall.