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FIA issues updated WRC entry list for 2014

Hyundai has officially created a second WRC team, it has been confirmed. It follows news last month the manufacturer will enter three cars in Portugal.
The FIA has published an updated entry list for the 2014 FIA World Rally Championship on the eve of this weekend's Rally Mexico, the third round in the series.

The new list includes the addition of a second team for Hyundai – 'Hyundai Motorsport N', with Dani Sordo set to run under this banner in Portugal next month. He will use the #20 there. Other than that there are no other alterations compared to the version released back in December.

The full 2014 WRC list, as of March 5, is as follows, although it should be noted that registrations do remain open until May 26.



2014 FIA World Rally Championship - List of entrants:#

Manufacturers:

Citroen Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team Kris Meeke Citroen DS3 WRC**

Hyundai Motorsport Thierry Neuville Hyundai i20 WRC**

M-Sport World Rally Team Mikko Hirvonen Ford Fiesta RS WRC**

Volkswagen Motorsport Sebastien Ogier Volkswagen Polo R WRC**


WRC Teams:

Hyundai Motorsport N Hyundai i20 WRC

Jipocar Czech National Team Martin Prokop Ford Fiesta RS WRC

RK M-Sport World Rally Team Robert Kubica Ford Fiesta RS WRC

Volkswagen Motorsport II Andreas Mikkelsen Volkswagen Polo R WRC


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Notes:

Drivers in italics were not included on the entry list released by FIA.

The nominated Manufacturer driver must contest a minimum of 10 events, in accordance with the 2014 FIA WRC Sporting Regulations.

**Citroen, M-Sport and VW all have regular second drivers, namely Mads Ostberg, Elfyn Evans and Jari-Matti Latvala respectively. Hyundai's second driver varies from event-to-event, with Juho Hanninen, Dani Sordo, Chris Atkinson and Hayden Paddon all on the team's books and now set to benefit from the addition of a third car.


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Thierry Neuville (BEL) Nicolas Gilsoul (BEL), Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport
Thierry Neuville (BEL) Nicolas Gilsoul (BEL), Hyundai i20 WRC, Hyundai Motorsport
Dani Sordo (ESP) Marc Marti (ESP), Hyundai i20, Hyundai Motorsport

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