Andreas Mikkelsen and his codriver Anders Jaeger signed a contract for 2018 and 2019 season with Hyundai Motorsport team.
He will be driving already for Hyundai Motorsport next weekend in Spain. He said: “It is clear to me that I am joining a world-class team with realistic chances of fighting for both Driver and Manufacturer Championship.”
For now all three crews will remain under contract for 2018 season.
But this isn’t the only one contract from Hyundai Motorsport. They sign also with another scandinavian driver Jari Huttunen from Finland. He will compete in selected WRC2 rounds next season with Hyundai i20 R5. He is champion from ADAC Opel Rallye Cup in season 2016 and won also in WRC2 section on WRC Finland this year. He is also in close battle for ERC3 and ERC Junior U27 title this season.