Petter Solberg wins Gymkhana Grid finals in Greece

October 30, 2016
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Marijan Malcevic

  • Petter Solberg, Gymkhana Grid, Greece
  • 2016 Gymkhana Grid finals, Marathon Greece

Petter Solberg is the winner of the Gymhana Grid European Gauntlet final event in Marathon, Greece. For the three-time FIA world champion it was the first appearance in the new motorsport discipline which was established three years ago by famous rally driver and You Tube celebrity Ken Block. Ken Block was also one of the participants in the final event of the season, alongside few more stars from the World Rallycross Championship – Liam Doran, Reinis Nitiss and Andreas Bakkerud.

Petter Solberg, who was driving his 2005 Citroen Xsara WRC, was more successful in the final run than Liam Doran in the Citroen DS3 RX Supercar. Third-placed Reiniss Nitiss was driving Mitsubishi Lancer Evo IX. Ken Block finished fourth in the 4WD class with his Ford Fiesta RX car.