Harata glides from downhill skiing to PWC success

In just 11 months, Yuki Harata has transitioned from his career as a champion downhill skier – where his racing surface was slick and cornering traction was provided by a sharp metal edge – to auto racing in the Pirelli World Challenge, where the surface is grippy and traction in all directions is secured by sticky Pirelli rubber. And he did it relatively easily and quickly, moving from retirement PWC GT Cup champion and now GTA winner.

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