Joan Pedrero in the Top 10!
Tuesday 3 January 2017
Arriving 11th in the second stage of the 2017 Dakar, which was held between Resistancia and San Miguel de Tucuman, Joan Pedrero is now ranked 9th in the provisional standings.
"Joan had a very good special and a good stage overall, he finished only 8'09" behind the stage winner and is still very well placed in the top 10 at 6'46"behind the leader”, said team manager David Casteu. “Tomorrow (Wednesday), he will start from an ideal position for a very long special. A big day is waiting for him where anything will be possible. Yesterday there was a lot of emotion, the whole nine member Sherco TVS Factory Rally Team celebrated Joan's stage victory. It was a celebration of the success of our very efficient and united team that is providing support for Joan. It reminded me of my victory in the first stage of the 2010 Dakar riding a Sherco. "
This Wednesday, the 3rd stage will be between San Miguel de Tucuman and San Salvador de Jujuy (780 km including a 364 km special).