Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC


Discover more about our 2019 challenger

Road Version 2019


Hyundai i20 Coupe

  • blue 1.0 T-GDI
  • 120 HP
  • 172 NM
  • 6 speed manual
  • Front wheel drive
  • 10.2 sec

 

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  • Performance
  • Torque
  • Transmission
  • Drive Train
  • 0 – 100 km/h

Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC

  • Hyundai Motorsport turbocharged engine with direct injection
  • 380 HP
  • ~ 450 NM
  • 6 speed sequential
  • Four wheel drive
  • < 4 sec

To discover more about the Hyundai i20 Coupe, please visit your local Hyundai representatives, details of which can be found at: worldwide.hyundai.com.

Technical Specifications 2019


Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC

Engine
Type Hyundai Motorsport turbocharged engine with direct injection
Displacement 1.600cc
Bore / Stroke 83/73.8
Power (max.) 380hp at 6,500 RPM
Torque (max.) 450Nm at 5,500 RPM
Air restrictor 36mm
Engine Control Unit Magneti Marelli SRG unit
Lubrication Shell Helix-Ultra
Chassis / Suspension
Front / Rear MacPherson struts with adjustable dampers
Steering Hydraulic power-assisted rack and pinion
Braking system Ventilated Brembo disc brakes (370mm on tarmac; 300mm on gravel) Air-cooled 4-piston callipers
Handbrake Hydraulic control
Wheels 8x18 inch for tarmac, 7x15 inch for gravel
Chassis / Bodywork
Structure FIA-conformant reinforced steel with welded multi-point roll cage and composite fibre bodywork components
Bodywork Steel and composite fiber panels
Length / Width 4,100/1,875mm
Track width 1,665mm
Wheel base 2,570mm
Transmission
Type Four-wheel drive
Gearbox Sequential gearbox, six forward gears and one reverse with paddle shift
Differential Mechanical Front and Rear, Electro-Hydraulic in centre
Clutch Cerametallic twin-disk

380hp/6,500 RPM

Power (max.)
Tyres
  Michelin Tyres
for tarmac Pilot Sport
for snow/ice tarmac A41
for ice/snow gravel X-ice North
for gravel Latitude Cross
Cockpit
Seats Sabelt
Belts Sabelt, multiple fixing points belts with adjustable straps
Weight
Weight min. 1,190kg
Weight max. 1,350kg with driver and co-driver
Tank
Fuel tank capacity 80 litres
Fuel FIA approved fuel

Technical Regulations 2019


Engine

Significant changes were introduced on WRC’s engine regulations in 2017, which remain in place for the 2018 season. An increase in air restrictor size from 33mm to 36mm, and a boost in overall power from 315 to around 380 horsepower gave cars a more aggressive sound. WRC cars continue to run with 1.6-litre engines with Hyundai Motorsport retaining its T-GDI concept.

Weight

The minimum weight for a WRC car is 1,190kg, having been reduced from 1,200kg for the 2017 season. A 10kg difference may seem insignificant but WRC is all about the finer margins! Any weight saving contributes to the overall performance of the car.

i20 coupe WRC

Size

Visual changes introduced for the 2017 season remain in place. A 55mm increase in minimum width gave cars a striking new look. Larger overhang at the front and rear have given WRC machinery a more purposeful appearance.

Powertrain

The Power Train is home to some of the most high-tech components in a WRC car, including the 4×4 system. The electronic central differential complements sequential gearboxes and other systems, ensuring modern day WRC cars are state-of-the-art.

Aerodynamics

WRC cars have a number of aerodynamic devices including wings at the front and rear of the car in order to improve the car’s downforce. Larger rear wings have become more efficient, giving drivers more grip on high-speed rally stages.

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