APRC 2016: Gaurav Gill leads Rally Hokkaido

Team MRF Skoda driver ahead by well over one minute from team-mate Fabian Kreim

Overdrive September 25, 2016 06:45:13 IST
APRC 2016: Gaurav Gill leads Rally Hokkaido

Team MRF Skoda's Gaurav Gill had a terrific first day of rallying at Leg 1 of Rally Hokkaido. Gill, in his Fabia R5, managed to get a lead of 1min 24.9sec in Japan, at the fourth round of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship. The nearest rivals that Gill and new co-driver Stephane Prevot had, were their team-mates Fabian Kreim and co-driver Christian Frank.

“It’s been a good day. I had good rhythm and speed. It was smooth sailing with Stephane and that was something I was nervous about prior to the rally, but we have a really...

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