Spouses Peterguns won the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge-2019

Spouses Peterguns won the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge-2019

April 5, 2019 0 By autotimesnews

The legend of Dakar Stefan Peterhansel and his wife Andrea won a historic victory at the World Rally Raid Cup stage, which finished Thursday in Abu Dhabi.

The Peteranshels couple, performing on the MINI John Cooper Works Rally buggy, won one of the five race sections of 1,284 km in length and was 8 minutes ahead of Khalid Al-Kassimi on a private Peugeot 3008 DKR. Thus, for the first time in the World Rally-Raid Cup, the victory was won by a crew of husband and wife.

“This is an incredible moment! I am very happy to share the victory with my wife – Stephen shared his impressions as he traveled the distance in 18 hours and three minutes. “It was not easy physically, but we managed, and now I think about our joint performance on Dakar.”