Thanks toYou and Krum Donchev in Action initiative, over 30 fans of rallying had the chance to become co-partners of the four-time rally champion Krum Donchev and drive one speed segment with him. The event, organized by GLOBUL, was aimed at popularizing rally sport and giving fans the opportunity to meet GLOBUL Rally Team.
The initiative was held at a specially selected ground between the villages of Kamenitza and Petrich, part of Mirkovo track from Rally Sredna Gora. The event was attended by rally fans, journalists and GLOBUL&GERMANOS employees. The participants were invited to take the seat of Petar Yordanov in the new racing car of GLOBUL Rally Team – Ford Fiesta R5, and enjoy an exciting tour of the racing track. All who attended the event were able to personally meet GLOBUL Rally Team, take autographs and make photos with the crew.
‘We wanted to give people the opportunity to experience the magic of rallying and feel for a while the emotion of professional racers. We hope they will remember this meeting and will continue to support their favorite team.’ – commented during the event Torstein Pedersen, GLOBUL Chief Strategy Officer and lover of motorsports.
‘It was a pleasure for us to organize an exciting rally experience for our fans. We wanted to share with them the thrill of rallying and show them how this sport looks inside.That is why the test was held in real conditions and the participants had the chance to get in our racing car, travelling one segment with us. The greatest satisfaction was to see the joy in the people’s eyes.’ – Krum Donchev said.
Partnership between GLOBUL, Krum Donchev and his team dates back to 2008 and since then the popular rally driver had participated in operator’s commercial and social campaigns. The four-time Bulgarian rally champion is also the official ambassador of the company’s Drive Safely initiative.