Dakar 2017 / Stage 5 th


In the past the fifth stage of the Dakar Rally 2017 racers crossed the border Peru-Chile, bypassing the sand dunes of the rally continues along the rocky road with many small streams. The length of the 5th stage was 411 km and 136 km, which was special. section. First to the finish came two Frenchmen David Kast and Olivier Peng, both drivers perform on Yamaha motorcycles. The third result of the fifth day showed the Spanish rider Juan Pedrero on KTM motorcycle. Cyril Despres He showed the fifth result, that has not prevented him from entering the top three in the overall standings of the Dakar Rally in 2017, but the winner of the two previous stages ( Stage 3 , Stage 4 ) Joan Barreda Bort of Husqvarna team summed up the technique, due to problems with motorcycle occurred during a rally, the Spaniard finished fifth stage in last place and now occupies 54 th position in the overall standings, trailing the leader of the race more than three hours.

The results of the fifth stage of the Dakar 2017

1.David Casto (France) YAMAHA – 1: 39.42 h
2. Olivier Peng (France) YAMAHA +1.09 min
3. Alessandro Botturi (Italy) HUSQVARNA +3.25 min
4. Cyril Despre (France) KTM +4.07 min
5. Helder Rodrigues (Portugal) HONDA +4.52 min
6. Alain Duclos (France) SHERCO +5.01 min
7. Jakub Pshigonski (Poland) KTM +5.49 min
8. Ruben Faria (Portugal) KTM +6.04 min
9. Gerard Farres Guell (Spain) HONDA +7.15 min
10. Jordi Viladoms (Spain) HUSQVARNA +7.23 min

Overall standings Dakar 2017

1. Olivier Peng (France) YAMAHA – 11: 51.29 hours
2. David Casto (France) YAMAHA +1.15 min
3. Cyril Despre (France) KTM +6.07 min
4. Ruben Faria (Portugal) KTM +13.34 min
5. Jordi Viladoms (Spain) HUSQVARNA +13.36 min

Dakar 2017 / Stage 5 th

Dakar 2017 / Stage 5 th

Dakar 2017 / Stage 5 th


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