Will Hyundai’s “bizarre” situation affect it in Portugal?

The podcast team debate whether Hyundai's strong Croatia performance masked its true pace


If your operation’s running well why do you need tenacity?

It was a powerful response from David Evans towards George Donaldson as the SPIN, The Rally Pod team looked at Hyundai’s situation ahead of Rally Portugal.

Ott Tänak and Thierry Neuville both scored strong results last time out in Croatia, but has that masked where the team truly lies?

Colin Clark – returning to the podcast this week after his Targa travels in Australia – still finds it “bizarre” that the current man in charge, deputy team director Julien Moncet, remains just that: a deputy.

All in all it simply points to one question: can Hyundai fight in Portugal, or will it be left behind?

Check out this week’s preview to Rally Portugal to find out, where you’ll also be treated to discussion on Dani Sordo, Elfyn Evans and Kalle Rovanperä who Colin has a compelling theory about…