On the leg twelve of Dakar Rally
After doing their best to repair the rear left wheel of their Mitsubishi, Stephane Peterhansel and co-friver Jean-Paul Cottret are back on track and driving towards the finish line. As it stands, 'Peter' loses the overall lead to team mate
Just after CP2 (km 294), Stephane Peterhansel was again forced to stop... He made it to the second check point with a deficit of over an hour on Alphand.
After receiving help from his race assistance truck and repairing his rear wheel problems, Stephane Peterhansel (MIT) is back on track and heading to the finish line of the special. So far he has lost over 3 hours on the day's winner Luc Alphand.
Press Release Amaury Sport Organisation