Photo: NP “KAMAZ-Motorsport”
The crew of the Russian team “KAMAZ-master” under control of Andrey Karginov has won rally “Dakar” in offset of trucks. This was reported on the website of the competition.
The race was held in Saudi Arabia. Karginov drove past the 12th stage of the race in 1 hour 28 minutes 41 seconds. The total time of the Russians amounted to 46 hours 33 minutes 36 seconds. The second was the crew of “KAMAZ” under control of Anton Shibalov, lagged behind the winner on 42 minutes, 26 seconds. Third place went to Belarusian Sergei Vyazovich of the team MAZ — lag of 2 hours, 4 minutes and 42 seconds.
The winner of the past three “Dakar” — Eduard Nikolaev withdrew from the number of participants in the race. Due to the failure of the crew could not complete one of the stages.
43-year-old karginov second time became the winner of “Dakar”. Prior to this, the Russian won the title in 2014, when the rally-marathon was held in South America.
Video, photo All from Russia.