Rally: Hyundai Motorsport appoints Nino Frison as Technical Director

From press release

Hyundai Motorsport announced May 21 the appointment of renowned Italian motorsport specialist Nino Frison as the company’s Technical Director with immediate effect.

Frison will be based at Hyundai Motorsport’s factory in Alzenau, from where he will head up the various engineering departments (chassis, engine and design).

He will report to Team Principal Michel Nandan and be responsible for the continuous development of the Hyundai i20 WRC car.

Frison has a wealth of experience dating back over thirty years during which he has become one of the most trusted technical and management advisors in international motorsport. His experience covers all forms of racing from single seaters, including numerous leading roles within Formula 1 teams, to the pinnacle of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).

Hyundai Motorsport inaugurates new engine dyno facilities at Alzenau

Hyundai Motorsport has recently inaugurated a new engine test bench (dyno) at its factory in Alzenau in a bid to accelerate its engine development and testing processes.

The dyno will give the team more freedom to conduct ongoing development and analysis of its 1.6 litre turbocharged engine in-house, while simulating the diverse range of conditions that the team will have to face in the competitive WRC environment.

WRC Nino Frison Hyundai Motorsport

Nino Frison. (Photo: Hyundai Motorsport)

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