Grégoire De Mévius

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Grégoire De Mévius
Personal information
Nationality Belgian
Born (1962-08-16) 16 August 1962 (age 51)
World Rally Championship record
Active years 1988–2001
Teams Subaru, Ford, Mazda, Nissan
Rallies 48
Championships 0
Rally wins 0
Podiums 0
Stage wins n/a
Total points 8
First rally 1988 1000 Lakes Rally
Last rally 2001 Network Q Rally of Great Britain

Grégoire De Mévius (born 16 August 1962) is a Belgium rally driver[1][2] active in the years 1988–2001. He first broke out into the World Rally Championship scene racing in the Group N category in the Mazda 323. With an unsuccessful spell of Group A races in 1990, he was never considered to be a talent in spotlight of rally stardom. However, in 1993 he finally managed to secure a place as a privateer in the Group A WRC category. Although he never challenged for the title effectively, he made some good efforts scoring within the top 6 in several gravel rallys. His best result was in the 1998 Network Q Rally of Great Britain where he secured a 4th place in the Privateer Belgacom Turbo Team' Subaru Impreza.

It is often seen that after his retirement in the WRC, he has moved on to the Paris-Dakar Rally where he often competes with the Nissan Team in the Nissan Navara pick-up truck.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Peterhansel back in front". BBC Online. 8 January 2004. Retrieved 10 April 2011. 
  2. ^ United arab emirates yearbook. Trident Press Ltd. 2006. p. 311. ISBN 978-1-905486-05-2.