Petrol heads rejoice – marking the 1st round of the FIM European Championship and SSV Mediterranean Cup, the Hellas Rally Raid is upon us. Over 260 competitors from 35 countries have descended upon the beautiful town of Nafpaktos and are locking horns with each other, with 2000km of motoring action to be covered across 6 days.
With a 56km prologue and a bike leading the pack, with ex-French Enduro Champion and 6x Dakar Rally finisher, Loic Minaudier (FR) coming out on top. Well-known Tsanko Tsankov (BG) takes the lead in the SSV class, whilst Slovakian rider Juraj Varga comes first in the Quad class.
Amidst blistering heat and disabling dust, today’s racing leads us onto 430km of intense action across the majestic Peloponnese peninsula across the mountainous terrain of Nafpaktos, with the competition resuming at 08:00.
Full Results: HERE