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SsangYong with the Leading Figures in sports

10 July, 2008

SSANGYONG ESPAÑA brought together two of the most famous names in Spanish sports in the Palacio de los Deportes in Madrid: Pau Gasol and Isidre Esteve. Many media representatives were present during this exciting event held at the beginning of the summer.

Both men arrived at the pavilion in SsangYong vehicles. Pau Gasol arrived in a special series Actyon named after him, while Isidre Esteve arrived at the wheel of the Ssangyong Kyron T1 Rally Raid with which he participates in the Spanish All Terrain Rally.

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Isidre Esteve participated in three important rallies and was able to finish them all. This is truly worthy of mention because this is the first season the Catalonian driver gets behind the wheel of an automobile for a rally, after he achieved international success atop his motorcycle before his unfortunate accident.

Esteve and the SsangYong Kyron T1 Rally Raid have successfully finished the Baja Aragón Rally, the Baja Tierras del Cid Rally and the Montes de Cuenca Raid. During the last race, he crossed the finish line in a commendable fifth position.