IN IT TO WIN IT

India Today - - LEISURE - —Sim­ran Ras­togi

Six ti­tle wins in the Asia Pa­cific Rally from six races, the first Cham­pi­onship That’s the time any­one has done so. driv­ing that kind of head­line-gen­er­at­ing in. The 35-year-old Gau­rav Gill spe­cialises since his teens ral­ly­ist has been driv­ing His first ti­tle win, and win­ning ever since. for Team JK at the age of 18, came driv­ing Rally—he was the Tyre at the South In­dia youngest-ever win­ner. Gill truly But rac­ing on dirt is where him­self with a shines. Hav­ing proved ral­ly­ing, cham­pi­onship win in na­tional APRC in 2007, Gill made the jump to the the fol­low­ing earn­ing his first top-of-podium In­done­sia. For 2017, year at the Rally of Team MRF, Gill will con­tinue on with rally-spec car. driv­ing a Skoda Fabia R5 off with the Rally The cham­pi­onship kicks and will of Whangarei in New Zealand re­visit In­dia in Novem­ber.

DE­FEND­ING CHAMP Gau­rav Gill is gear­ing up for the start of the new sea­son

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