Dakar Rally : News from Leg 1
Today's winners are Carlos Sousa/Andreas Schulz in a Volkswagen Race Touareg 2 run by Lagos Team.
Giniel de Villiers/Dirk von Zitzewitz finished second for the Volkswagen factory team in a Race Touareg 2 on the 464 kilometre long stage
from Lisbon to Portimao in Portugal.
Third quickest after recording identical times on the sandy stage were Carlos Sainz with co-driver Michel Périn and Ari Vatanen/Fabrizia Pons.
Fifth place went to Mark Miller/Ralph Pitchford in another Volkswagen Race Touareg 2. Only 3:56 minutes separate the first five drivers.