The scroll lost a quarter of an hour. However, he remains among the best – Svitko lost a quarter of an hour. However, it is among the best

Slovak motorcycle racer Štefan Svitko finished 18th in the 5th stage of the 44th Dakar Rally.


Štefan Svitko on Dakar 2022.

The special with a length of 395 kilometers managed to pass in 3:33:57 h. He lost 14:25 min to the fastest Toby Price from Australia.

Second place went to Italian Danilo Petrucci (+4: 14), who was two seconds behind Ross Branch from Botswana.

Brit Sam Sunderland leads the overall standings, Svitko has lost one place and closes the top ten.

Dakar scroll Read more Svitko was in the 4th stage of the eighth, holding on to the elite

This is the second worst result for the drivers of the Slovnaft Rally Team at this year’s Dakar, he placed lower only in the third stage, in which he finished 19th.

In the cars, the fastest South African was Henk Lategan on Toyota, who was almost two minutes ahead of nine-time WRC champion Sebastien Loeb.

The third best time was set by the Argentine Lucio Alvarez (+2: 10). Overall, Qatari Nasser Al-Attiyah leads.

Results of the 5th stage of the Dakar Rally:

1. Toby Price (Aus./Red Bull KTM) 3:19:32 h, 2. Danilo Petrucci (Tal./Tech 3 KTM) +4: 14 min, 3. Ross Branch (Bot./Monster Energy Yamaha) + 4:16, 4. Jose Florimo (Chile) +4: 19, 5. Ricky Brabec (USA / both Monster Energy Honda) +5: 46, 6. Mason Klein (USA / BAS Dakar KTM) +7: 35,… , 18. Štefan SVITKO (SR / Slovnaft Rallye Team) +14: 25

Overall ranking:
1. Sam Sunderland (V. Brit./GasGas) 19:01:50 h, 2. Matthias Walkner (Rak./Red Bull KTM) +2: 29 min, 3. Adrien Van Beveren (Fr./Yamaha) +5 : 59, 4. Daniel Sanders (Aus./GasGas) +8: 01, 5. Skyler Howes (USA / Husqvarna) +13: 36, 6. Lorenzo Santolino (Šp. / Sherco) +15: 27,…, 10 SCROLL +22: 50

1. Henk Lategan (JAR / Toyota Gazoo) 3:53:28 h, 2. Sebastien Loeb (Fr./Bahrain Raid Xtreme) +1: 58 min, 3. Lucio Alvarez (Arg./Overdrive Toyota) +2: 10

Overall ranking:
1. Nasser Al-Attiyah (Kat./Toyota Gazoo) 17:24:23 h, 2. Loeb +35:10 min, 3. Alvarez +51:15

Source: Pravda – Šport – Futbal – Hokej by

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