The pilot of G-Energy Vladimir Vasiliev and his co-driver Konstantin Zhiltsov took second place in the third stage of the rally-RAID “Africa Eco race-2018” from Agdal to assy.
The Russians lost just 22 seconds to his main rival in the overall standings of the competition Mathieu Serratore. Thus, in the General classification, the Frenchman managed to reduce the gap from Vladimir to 7 minutes and two seconds.
“This stage was difficult because we were riding on the cobbles – a feeling that he had been on Mars, – said Vasilyev. I like the battle with Carradori. Yes, on the track we are fighting with him, but in life we are friends.”
In the category of trucks the third stage was again won by Gerard de Rooy coming fifth in the General classification. Just behind Gerard in the overall standings, you’ll Andrey rudskoy of G-Force Motorsport. Russian inferior Vasilyev 1 hour, 44 minutes and 20 seconds. On 14-th position in the category is Denis Krotov BMW, and Alexey Titov Ford occupies the 25th place.
In the motorcycle class, the fight is between Paolo CECI and PAL Anders Ullevalseter. CECI Italian won the third stage and regained the lead in the table. However, the Norwegian Ullevalseter loses Paolo only 1 minute and 26 seconds.
Also note that after a difficult second day of the rally-RAID during which Dmitry Agoshkov first got lost and then his bike had technical problems, he managed to continue the fight and took the tenth place from the Walls to the assy.
In the fourth stage of the “Africa Eco race-2018” participants have to overcome 501 km from AssA to Fort Shakal.
The results are being prepared
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