Ice-rallying vs Dirt3
Top Gear tests the virtual arena of an ice rally stage in a real rally-spec Mitsubishi Evo…
Posted: 29 Mar 2011
So off we went, ego and swagger safely tucked away in the overhead storage compartment, to Sweden, where Extreme Rally operates its ‘Winter Rally' school. On a frozen lake in North Loten, our instructor Martin gives us the skinny: the lake's owner, Roger - a man who apparently enjoys "killing things" (there's a dead wolf strung up in the club house) - works tirelessly to carve out a track from snow. He painstakingly blows the snow from the surface to build the hairpins, straights and sweeping curves, instead of ploughing it to the side.