Dakar Stage 3/X-Raid: Al-Attiyah battles his way up

Nasser Al-Attiyah and Matthieu Baumel © DR

– Hirvonen the best MINI ALL4 Racing driver in the overall standings
– Difficult weather conditions for everybody

Today, the two Mini All4 Racing pairings Nasser Al-Attiyah / Mathieu Baumel and Mikko Hirvonen / Michel Périn once again battled it out for top positions.

Following his loss of time due to a mud hole and a damaged tyre, Al-Attiyah had no problems today and finished third. “I pushed today to make up for the lost ground,