Mikhail Sharov is a professional race car driver from Russia who is best known for his involvement in the Need for Speed video game series. He has been featured in several of the games, including Need for Speed: Underground, Need for Speed: Carbon, and Need for Speed: Most Wanted. Sharov is an experienced driver who has competed in a variety of racing events, including the World Touring Car Championship and the European Touring Car Championship. He is known for his aggressive driving style and his ability to push the limits of his car. Sharov is also a skilled mechanic, and he often works on his own cars to ensure they are running at peak performance. He is a fan favorite in the Need for Speed series, and his presence in the games has helped to make them even more popular.