Dakar 2017: Hero MotoSports Team Rally's Joaquim Rodrigues climbs two places after Stage 3

CS Santosh scored a 1hr20m penalty which pushed him down 50 places in the overall standing

Overdrive January 05, 2017 14:32:48 IST
Dakar 2017: Hero MotoSports Team Rally's Joaquim Rodrigues climbs two places after Stage 3

Hero MotoSports Team Rally had a mixed bag in terms of results after Stage 3 of the 2017 Dakar Rally. The initial part of the 199km competitive section was quite tricky in terms of navigation, resulting in many competitors losing their way. One of them was Joaquim Rodrigues, who got lost at Kilometre 30 which cost him around 35 minutes. However, once he was back on track, he braved a minor hail storm to complete in 19th place with a time of 8hr21m19s. This puts him in 20th place in the overall standings.

CS Santosh, however, didn’t...

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