Sebastian Loeb has taken the fifth stage of his first-ever Dakar Rally. The nine-time world champion is starting to look unbeatable after his third win. In the motorcycle race, Portugal's Paulo Goncalves continues to hold the lead.
Peugeot celebrated another stage victory at the Dakar Rally. But the fourth stage was not without it's problems for the French constructors, with Sebastian Loeb and Stephane Peterhansel losing ground.
The favorite, Nasser Al-Attiyah, has won the first stage of the Dakar Rally, which will take the drivers through three South American countries. However, Al-Attiyah had to overcome mechanical trouble to do so.
Defending champion Stephane Peterhansel led a Peugeot 1-2-3 in the third stage of the Dakar Rally on Wednesday. Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah hit trouble as Toyota suffered a disastrous day in Argentina.
The Frenchman was lightning-quick in the second stage in the Dakar Rally as he scorched the field by over a minute. This, combined with his sixth-place finish in the first stage, has given him the overall lead.
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