Hyundai Motorsport GmBH have announced that Korean Scott Noh has been named the company’s new president effective March 1, 2018.
Noh will oversee the company’s World Rally Championship programme along with their other motorsport interests and speaking about his appointment to the position which comes just a number of days after Hyundai’s Thierry Neuville took victory at Rally Sweden.
Speaking about his appointment, Noh commented by saying:
It is with great pride that I take on the role of President at Hyundai Motorsport following the strong foundations laid by my predecessor Mr. Choi over the past five years. Motorsport plays an important role within the Hyundai organisation. It helps to change the public perception of our brand internationally, while also enhancing engineering skills, which is of crucial importance in our mission to create high performance vehicles. As a passionate motorsport fan, I am looking forward to helping the company to continue on its successful path in WRC and customer racing.