Originally Posted by UngaWunga
It greatly benefits the 4-5 cars that did finish the stage.
But its a huge complicated affair, and possibly the best way of handling it fairly.
I was watching the trackers yesterday and there were 9 cars that finished with times that reflected a tough hard stage, it was a slap in the face to Peterhansel to give everybody his time.
A majority of the cars and bikes that got into trouble with the water had gotten lost earlier, if they had navigated properly the flooding wouldn't have been a factor for most and they could have matched the remaining guys to say a 60th place time...not 4th...gimme a break.