In the other side of Europe, took place the 11th edition of the 24 Hours Rally Raid Greece. This event, held just a few kilometers from the capital Athens, with a slightly different formula , instead of being played on a loop , the teams travel a sequence of four selective sectors , among which there are 90-minute intervals for assistance of machines .
With regard to vehicles admitted there are some differences from the Portuguese race , with five categories in the competition : Z1 ( Cars T1 , T2 and T3 ) , Z2 ( Proof of regularity ) , Z3 ( Tourist ) , Z0 ( intended for SUV ) , ATV and Moto yet . Among these different categories, 65 teams attended to the race.
In the main category, Z1 which militate machines Competition Extreme Hot Bulgarian team won. The Bulgarian Team led his Mercedes G to the top of the standings. The duo consists of Desislav Slavchev and Margarita Staynova, and these wonder pilots won the race with a lead of 10m47s. This result, achieved in very difficult weather conditions and areas of very muddy track was crucial to ride on the Fedima F/Power 235/85R16, providing the Mercedes G excellent traction and grip strength in Greek floors.