Trenker finishes 2005 UAE Desert Challenge On Podium Place of Marathon Category

Dubai - on 14th of November 2005: Sadafco DHL TT Racing UAE based moto rider Tim Trenker finishes the 2005 UAE Desert Challenge on a podium place on bikes marathon category (over 450 CC), Trenker finishes the fifth and final leg of the rally on third place of marathon, on his second best ever result on UAE Desert Challenge.

Trenker, who won marathon category last year on UAE Desert Challenge, suffered mechanical problem during the second and fourth leg but he manage to finish the event before going to Qatar next week to defense his title on 2005 Qatar Baja.

" I want to thank my sponsors for supporting me all the time to achieve another podium position on world class rally - raid event. I was leading marathon category before hit a fuel problem and lose time with battle for keep my lead, but problems hits me again, so I am happy with my podium position and looking forward to achieve more in Qatar" Trenker said after the final leg of 2005 UAE Desert Challenge.

Tim Trenker, TT Racing rider sponsored by Sadafco (Saudia Milk) & number one world logistics service company DHL, Mobil & MG Motorsports.

Frenchman Cyril Despres won the UAE Desert Challenge on bikes for the fourth time on his career, he achieves his third victory this year, with Spaniard Marc Coma finishes second and become the 2005 world FIM cross country champion.

On Cars, Frenchman Stephane Peterhansel won the rally title for the third time in four year with over three hours time difference record between winner and runner-up.