Tatra and Czechs are doing well at this year's Dakar
While in the second stage most of the competitors of the Tatra Buggyra ZM Racing team kept their positions in the overall classification, in the third stage Jaroslav Valtr senior, who took the third place, took care of the historical record. Thanks to this, he got to the top of the overall ranking in the truck category after Stage 3. Martin Šoltys took seventh place in the same category. In the overall ranking, the pilots of light prototypes Josef Macháček and only eighteen-year-old Aliyyah Kolocova also improved. It was the young pilot of the Roudnice stable who showed her qualities in the fourth stage and reached the finish in an excellent seventh place. Jaroslav Valtr senior and Martin Šoltys also placed in the top ten in the truck category in the fourth stage.
The fifth and so far the last completed stage brought 10th and 11th place for the pilots of Tatra Buggyra ZM Racing in the colors of Tatra Buggyra ZM Racing, Jaroslav Valtr Sr. and Martin Šoltys. In the overall ranking, the pilots are fifth and seventh, respectively.