|Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge TICKER: Minis, Toyotas, Hummers sharing Top 10|
Dakar-winner Nani Roma from Spain and his French navigator Michel Périn have won the prologue in the cars of the "Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge" on Saturday with their X-raid Mini All4 Racing only some hundred of seconds in front of the Brazilians Reinaldo Varela / Gustavo Gugelmin (Toyota Hilux Overdrive, both 00:02:05 minutes and the Polish crew of Marek Dabrowski / Jacek Czachor, also in a Overdrive Toyota Hilux (00:02:06).
Fourth became the Russian Mini-crew Vasilyev / Zhiltsov in front of their new Mini-teammates Van Loon / Rosegaar from Holland (both 00:02:08 mins). All cars in the Top 10 were only X-raid Minis, Overdrive Toyotas and Czech Hummer H3 Protos (Zapletal / Marton (CZ/PL), 8th, 00:02:14 and Sazonov / Sakhimov (KZ/KZ), 10th, 00:02:15). Detailed report will follow.
Top 10 results CARS Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge SS0
01) Roma / Perin (ES/F) I Mini All4 Racing I T1 I 00:02:05
02) Varela / Gugelmin (BR/BR) I Toyota Hilux I T1 I 00:02:05
03) Dabrowski / Czachor (PL/PL) I Toyota Hilux I T1 I 00:02:06
04) Vasilyev / Zhiltsov (RUS/RUS) I Mini All4 I T1 I 00:02:08
05) Van Loon / Rosegaar (NL/NL) I Mini All4 I T1 I 00:02:08
06) Malysz / Marton (PL/PL) Toyota Hilux I T1 I 00:02:08
07) Issabayev / Demyanenko (KZ/RUS) Toyota Hilux I T1 I 00:02:13
08) Zapletal / Marton (CZ/PL) Hummer H3 I T1 I 00:02:14
09) Rakhimbayev / Nikolaev (KZ/RUS) I Mini All4 I T1 I 00:02:14
10) Sazonov / Sakhimov (KZ/KZ) Hummer H3 I T1 I 00:02:15
2014/04/05 | 18:58 CET | ARTICLE: MR/HS