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Kia Rio news - Kia's ice-racing coup - 2006
Kia and motorsport triumph may not be obvious partners
in a sentence, but then ice-racing is no ordinary sport.
The Andros Trophy is the deranged, extremist brother
of rallying, where competitors charge around a track covered in ice while
trying to keep four-wheel-drive machines roughly travelling in the right
This year, the Kia Rio was the victor for the third
year running with Frenchman Yvan Muller at the wheel.
Muller beat off various challenges, including former
Formula One world champ Alain Prost.
If you fancy a
slice of ice, the final event of the season takes place on March 18 in the
Stade de France, Paris.