Dakar Rally: quad racer Macháček in third place

13-01-2011

Czech racer Josef Macháček is in third place in the quad category at the Dakar Rally. He finished fifth in the eleventh stage of the gruelling competition on Wednesday, four minutes behind leader Jorge Santamarina of Argentina. In the overall standings, he is two hours and forty-five minutes behind the race leader Argentina’s Patronelli. Fourth place racer Copetti is three hours behind Macháček.