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Hyundai in SCC December issue

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I'm at the newstand browsing after work and I pick up the new Sport Compact Car. Blah Blah Civic Si, Blah Blah Toyota Matrix, Blah Blah Hyundai Tiburon, Blah- what was that?!?<img src=/images/forums/snitz/smile.gif width=15 height=15 border=0 align=middle>

I flip back and SCC has an article on the Ojibwe Forests Pro Rally, from my state even! And Hyundai gets some ink.<img src=/images/forums/snitz/thumbup.gif width=25 height=18 border=0 align=middle>

The article starts out:
<i>After more than 10 miles of the 10.5 mile SS8, second stage of the second leg of the Ojibwe ProRally, the top three cars were less than a second apart. Mark Lovell's Subaru finished the stage just 0.6 seconds ahead of Seamus Burke's Mitsubishi who finished only 0.6 seconds faster than the Hyundai of Paul Choiniere. Unbelievable.</i>

There is also a short article by Dave Coleman who raced and won the Production Class in a Hyundai Tiburon. Too bad Hyundai had alot of probs this year, and those are mentioned (although not maliciously). I went to the rally last year and Libra Racing/Hyundai won 1-2-3, a manufacturer first in U.S. Rally history. 2001 was the first year Hyundai didn't win that rally since the Tiburon has been in production. Here are some pics from the 2000 rally:

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I once saw in SCC 2 accent 1 w/ a blower the other mainly stock ( dont realy remember ) and w/ kwel 17 inches (tsw??) htey where red i think it was in the june 1999 issue gona chek ,,, and when the tib got out they test drove an hks mod one it was purple , green headers, some kind of p flow and an AUTOMATIC <img src=/images/forums/snitz/smile.gif width=15 height=15 border=0><img src=/images/forums/snitz/disapprove.gif width=15 height=15 border=0><img src=/images/forums/snitz/eek.gif width=15 height=15 border=0><img src=/images/forums/snitz/uhh.gif width=15 height=15 border=0>

<hr width=60% noshade size=1 align=left>Next Time I'll remove the E-Brake :)
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