Dakar stage 8 latest news

Dakar stage 8 latest news

10.01.2017: Dakar Rally 2017 Stage 8 Uyuni - Salta 892 km Tuesday, January 10th 2016 250 - Sonik out of the reckoning

Dakar Rally 2017
 Stage 8 Uyuni - Salta 892 km
Tuesday, January 10th 2016






250 - Sonik out of the reckoning


This year's Dakar rally is proving to be difficult for the 2015 winner Rafale Sonik. The Polish rider has not achieved anything better than eighth place on the specials and is in 10th position in the general standings. At CP1, he occupies ninth position on today's special.




The bikers arrive at the border



The first bikes have finished the long neutralised zone leading to Piscuno on the border between Argentina and Bolivia. Joan Barreda will be the first rider to start the second part of the special.




The trucks start the special



Dmitry Sotnikov was the first trucker to get to grips with the special, reduced to 174 km for this category.


However, Martin Van Den Brink in his Renault Trucks has posted the best start and leads Federico Villagra and his Iveco by 30 seconds.




quad 251 - Casale leads at the halfway point

Ignacio Casale has produced the best time at CP1. The Yamaha rider boasts a lead of 3'25 over Axel Dutrie and 3'45 over Kees Koolen.





10:42 - car Hirvonen and De Villiers lag behind


The leading Mini and the fastest Toyota are once again unable to follow the pace of the Peugeots. Mikko Hirvonen has reached CP1 5'57 behind the stage leader and Giniel de Villiers trails the day's fastest man so far by 7'12.




quad 279 - Vitse resumes the race!


Simon Vitse is riding again. The Frenchman has finally succeeded in the repairs on his quad and is continuing the special. However, his ambitions in the general standings seem to have crumbled.





10:22 - car 307 - Despres second


Cyril Despres has arrived at CP1 in second position, 2'57 behind Sébastien Loeb, putting him in the virtual top three of the general standings at the halfway point of the stage.




Loeb dominant at CP1


Sébastien Loeb has been the quickest driver of the first part of the special, which finishes at CP1. The Frenchman arrived 3'47 before Stéphane Peterhansel and is therefore the new virtual leader of the general standings.





quad 279 - Vitse in big trouble


Simon Vitse has been trying without success to repair his quad for more than two hours. The Frenchman, who was second in the general standings this morning, could be heading towards an exit from the rally…






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