Rhys Millen debuts the Hyundai Rallycross Veloster race car
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) Rhys Millen and Hyundai took the wrapping off the new Veloster Rallycross race car at the 2011 Chicago Auto Show. We had a chance to ask Rhys about the new racing Veloster as well as his plans to try to capture the Pikes Peak Hill Climb record.
2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 debuts
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The 2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 will reach a top
speed of 175-miles per hour but it only took about 2 mpg for it to roar out
onto the stage at the 2011 Chicago Auto Show
Hyundai Veloster vs Subaru Impreza Mashup Drag Race
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The 2012 Hyundai Veloster and the 2012 Subaru
Impreza compete against each other on the showroom floor. But we at TFLcar
bought it would be more fun to see them compete against each other in a
drag race. The all new Subaru Impreza has more power, all-wheel-drive and a
CVT while the all new Hyundai Veloster has a six speed stick a little bit
less power and weight. So which one of these two is faster in a straight line? Check out another
fun TFLcar Mashup where we pit two cars against each other to find out.
Rhys Millen attacks the 2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb Raw and Unleashed
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) Rhys Millen is one of the fastest men ever to
drive up to the top of the 14,115-foot Pikes Peak summit in Colorado
Springs, Colorado as part of the annual Pikes Peak International Hill
Climb. Get on board with Millen and get up close and personal with some of
the 146 corners of the race course as Millen drives his Hyundai up the top
section of the mountain in only one of a handful of practice sessions this
Hyundai Veloster C3 Roll Top Concept sort of swallows a bike at the 2012 LA Auto Show
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) The brand new Hyundai Veloster C3 Roll Top
Concept is a convertible three door roll top car that built for the young
active set. In other words it's a car that's meant to carry a surfboard or
a mountain bike. Now you might be asking yourself how a small three door
hatchback can swallow a mountain bike and that would be a great question.
We have a great answer. Just check out this TFLcar video from the 2012 LA
Auto Show to see how this can be done...sort of.
ZR1 Vette vs Jet! - Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Races A U.S. Navy Fighter Jet
MT Editor at Large Arthur St. Antoine pits Chevy's awesome "Blue Devil" --
the Corvette ZR1 -- against its toughest adversary yet: a Blue Angels
F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet.
Shot By: Jim Gleason & Terren Lin
Edited By: Jim Gleason
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Rhys Millen Hyundai Rallycross Car
Rhys Millen talks about his Hyundai Rallycross car he will be driving at
round 2 of the 2010 USA Rallycross series. He discusses all the time and
preparation put into the car and set up.
Hyundai Veloster Rally Armor Mud Flaps Install
Wanted to make this video to show many of the people who have bought these
mud flaps how to install them, or just answer any general questions about
them. Feel free to ask!
Rally Armor Website: http://www.rallyarmor.com/
2011 Hyundai Veloster Rally Car
HYUNDAI INTRODUCES RHYS MILLEN RED BULL RALLYCROSS TEAM, STARRING VELOSTER,
AT THE CHICAGO AUTO SHOW
Drivers Rhys Millen and Robbie Maddison Race New Veloster Rally Cars at X
Games During the 2011 U.S. Rallycross Championship Series
CHICAGO, Feb. 9, 2011 -- With the next generation of Hyundai buyers eagerly
awaiting the upcoming launch of the 2012 Veloster, Hyundai fuels the
excitement by teaming with Rhys Millen Racing (RMR) and Red Bull to
campaign the car in the high-energy sport of rallycross.
At the Chicago Auto Show, Hyundai Motor America adds the Veloster coupe to
its motorsports program with the help of champion race car driver Rhys
Millen, who fabricated and will race the first 500-horsepower AWD Veloster
rally car in the 2011 U.S. Rallycross Championship. RMR and Hyundai are
constructing a second Veloster rally car that will be a shared ride between
rally champion Marcus Dodd and world record freestyle motorbike rider
Robbie Maddison. Millen and Maddison will drive the Veloster rally cars at
Summer X Games. A third Veloster rally car will be constructed to compete
in the 2WD class in limited number of U.S. Rallycross Championship events
and will be piloted by to-be-announced celebrity drivers.
2011 U.S. Rallycross Championship schedule (schedule is subject to change)
• Rd. 1 March 26-27 Irwindale Speedway, Irwindale, Calif.
• Rd. 2 April 16-17 TBA, West Coast Venue
• Rd. 3 June 18-19 Pikes Peak International Raceway, Pueblo, Colo.
• X Games 17 July 26-31 Los Angeles, Calif.
• Rd. 4 Oct. TBD Road Atlanta, Atlanta, Ga.
• Rd. 5 Oct. 29-30 N.J. Motorsport Park, Millville, N.J.
"We feel the Veloster is a perfect fit for X Games and the U.S. Rallycross
Championship series as we expand our motorsports efforts," said Mike
O'Brien, vice president, Product and Corporate Planning, Hyundai Motor
America. "The all-new 2012 Veloster is a playful, fun to drive car and
thanks to Rhys and his team we're excited to introduce it to racing fans
ahead of its launch this summer. I teamed up with Rhys' father, Rod, nearly
twenty years ago for Hyundai's original Pikes Peak rally program, so it is
great to be back in the sport again with his son inspiring a new
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2011 Global RallyCross - Irwindale Highlights
http://gtchannel.com for more videos. GTChannel takes you to the first
Global RallyCross event of the season. We talk to Tanner Foust, Rhys Millen
and Marcus Gronholm about the event and their cars as well as showing you
all the great door to door racing this series is known for.
Climb - Pikes Peak Hill Climb with a Monster
Ride on the bumper of a screaming 910hp, Twin-turbo, All-wheel Drive, 150 mph Suzuki SX4 as it
races up one of the world's most dangerous hills. An attempt by the
"Monster" to break his own record of 10:01:41...
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (June 29, 2010) -- For the fifth consecutive time,
Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima combined experience, skill and Falken Tires to
claim overall victory in the 88th running of the Pikes Peak International
Although he did not set a new Pikes Peak record, one day before his 60th
birthday, Tajima continues to hold the current overall record for reaching
the peak, beating hill climb veterans Paul Dallenbach and Rhys Millen in
the Unlimited Class. He drove his new 910-hp Monster Sport Suzuki SX4 Hill
Climb Special on Falken WildPeak A/T tires, the powerful new line of
all-terrain, all-season tires Falken launched this past April.
Following Exhaustive tests in a
Japanese wind tunnel facility, Monster's 2010 Pikes Peak race car underwent
extensive aerodynamic changes to better adapt to the modified road surface
on the race to the clouds, which assumed a smoother tarmac and less gravel
than last year. Thinning air ascending the mountain robs most motors of
their power by 30 or more percent, but the increase in horsepower over last year's
race car helped push the driver forward.
Robbie Maddison Runs RallyCross Test Laps w/Rhys Millen in the Hyundai Veloster
Don't miss this behind-the-scenes look into RallyCross/FMX Athlete Robbie
Maddison testing the Hyundai Veloster with RallyCross Driver Rhys Millen in
preparation for X Games 17.
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