Sebastien Loeb extended his lead in the Dakar Rally; Wednesday’s highlights from the NBCSN show are in this post.
Sebastien Loeb, Carlos Sainz finish one-two in Dakar Rally Stage 3 of cars
(ABOVE) Dakar Rally organizers continue to battle the elements into Stage 3, with a shortened course from Termas Rio Hondo to Jujuy. Carlos Sainz survived an engine scare in Stage 2 to finish second in cars behind Sebastien Loeb.
Hometown talent Kevin Benavides wins bikes Stage 3 of Dakar Rally
Bikes head out for a shortened Stage 3 through Provincia de Santiago del Estero. Joan Barreda finished first, but a time penalty sent him to fifth place and made room for Argentina’s Kevin Benavides to take the stage.
Trucks’ Martin Kolomy wins shortened Stage 3 at Dakar Rally
Rain kept the trucks from completing all of the 2016 Dakar Rally’s Stage 3 layout, but it couldn’t keep Martin Kolomy from dominating the stage and making up for his 12-minute deficit after Stage 2.
Quads’ Brian Baragwanath wins first ever Dakar Rally stage
After retiring from the 2015 Dakar Rally in the second stage the South African quads rider Brian Baragwanath managed to set a good pace in Stage 2 of this year’s rally before riding away victorious in Stage 3.