APRC 2016: Gaurav Gill seals title with Johor Bahru win

Takes his second APRC title since 2013; Team MRF Skoda seals team title

Overdrive October 31, 2016 16:41:01 IST
APRC 2016: Gaurav Gill seals title with Johor Bahru win

Indian Team MRF Skoda driver Gaurav Gill clinched the FIA’s Asia Pacific Rally Championship title for the second time when he won the very hot Malaysian Rally, at Johor Bahru.

It was the fifth successive time a Skoda driver has been champion. Second overall came the non homologated Swedish Mitsubishi Mirage running under special local rules, driven by Jari Ketomaa. Gill’s teammate Fabian Kreim stopped on the first day wth gearbox troubles. Michael Young was lying second at the end of Day 1 but on the first stage of Day 2 he went...

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