The General Director of “KAMAZ-master”: Russia extruded from leaders of “Dakar”

The Director of the team “KAMAZ-master” Sergey Kogogin, said about the attempts of the organizers of the rally-RAID “Dakar” to remove the Russian racers among the leaders of the standings. Kogogin words leads TASS.


“For years we’ve won the race, what about mere participation, without a win, is difficult. It is obvious that the organizers are doing everything to create the conditions for the replacement of the leader in the Dakar rally,” – said Kogoghin.


The Director of the team also said that “KAMAZ-master” can suspend participation in rally-raids due to the need of developing a new motor.


Earlier, on 5 January, it was reported that the crew of the Russian team “KAMAZ-master” running Eduard Nikolaev won the first place in the third stage of the rally-marathon “Dakar” in offset of trucks.

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