Rally legend Loeb moves in to contention with strong pace on second day of Dakar as Mini lose one of their cars due to a crash.
Toyota hold the advantage as Mini give chase with 2018 victor Carlos Sainz Jr. in second place.
Cross-Country Rally World Cup
It was a 2016 Silk Way Rally to remember as four of the five MINI All4 Racing crews have finished in the top five with Al Rajhi the lead MINI in second.
MINI All4 Racing come into the rest day of the Silk Way Rally with four of their cars inside the top ten positions before Saturday’s Stage 7.
The MINI All4 Racing team take three out of the top four positions after today’s SS5 from Astana to Balkhash in the Silk Way Rally.
Stéphane Peterhansel increases his lead over Vladimir Vasilyev to over six minutes after today’s stage, which included a trip to Kazakhstan’s capital Astana.
All four MINI All4 Racing crews have made the top eight positions after Leg 1 of the Silk Way Rally.
Today’s Stage 11 of the Silk Way was cancelled due to a sandstorm, but Yazeed Al Rajhi remains the lead MINI All4 Racing driver in third after Stage 10.
MINI All4 Racing continue to have all four cars in the top ten as Yazeed Al Rajhi leads the crews after Leg Three.
Nine-time WRC champion wins first full stage of 2016 Dakar Rally as Carlos Sainz hits trouble.