Joan Barreda wins final stage of the Dakar 2014, finishes seventh overall

Joan Barreda wins final stage of the Dakar 2014, finishes seventh overall

18.01.2014: Dakar 2014 13th Stage, La Serena - Valparaíso 535 km stage including 157 km special test After yesterday´s gruelling experience of losing his runner-up position in the overall

Dakar 2014  13th Stage, La Serena - Valparaíso
535 km stage including 157 km special test






After yesterday´s gruelling experience of losing his runner-up position in the overall standings, Joan Barreda recovered from the shock and despair and showed again a fantastic stage by winning the final day.


The stage over 157 km special test on winding, slippery tracks through the hills between La Serena and Valparaiso was the showdown of the Dakar 2014, a race full of ups and downs, and tons of experience to make for the team, machine and riders.


Starting with a brand new developed bike, the outstanding Honda CRF 450 Rally, Barreda was able to win a record of five stages. "Bang Bang" was leading the overall standings for the first four days and only lost his fine runner-up overall position after Friday´s crash and delay caused by various repair stops during the special stage.


His fantastic speed and extraordinary navigation skills - opening many days the track in front of all top riders - got setbacks only by minor technical problems and the damage as a result of his fall at the penultimate stage.


Joan Barreda: "
Losing the podium yesterday after my crash was one of the worst experiences I ever made. I was in despair to reach the finish line in the time to keep my runner-up position, but everything was against me. I struggled, fought and lost the fight. Overall, the race was a very good and important experience, I tried everyday my best, maybe yesterday too much.


I am happy to have reached the finish line now and can go home with a bag of achievements, and a lot of input where I still can improve and come back stronger. I want to thank my team for their perfect job and all-year support they provided. Thanks to Honda for giving me with the CRF 450 Rally an awesome, super-competitive bike.


A special thanks goes to my teammate Paulo Goncalves, who stayed with me all the days to help after he was out of the race because of his fire incident. With him still in the race, yesterday´s problem could probably have been fixed and the time loss might have been reduced."


Wolfgang Fischer, Team Manager:
"Yesterday´s bummer to lose the podium was a real slap-in-the-face for us after making such good progress. It´s a bitter pill to swallow for all in the team working so hard to make it happen, after having lost Paulo already early in the race. But nobody can say we did not try everything to fight for the top position until the last moment, constantly pushing hard.


Thanks to all in the team, at Honda and everyone supporting us. Congratulations to Marc Coma, he did a very fine race and it was exciting to challenge him - now we continue to improve to return next year even stronger."



Provisional result Dakar 2014, Stage 13:

1. Joan Barreda (ESP, Honda) +01:59:44

2. Olivier Pain (FRA, Yamaha) +00:00:40
3. Helder Rodrigues (PRT, Honda) +00:01:23
4. Juan Pedero Garcia (ESP, Sherco) +00:01:35
5. Cyril Despres (FRA, Yamaha) 00:02:30
6. Jordi Viladoms (ESP, KTM) +00:03:31
7. Michael Metge (FRA, Yamaha) +00:04:08
8. Daniel Gouet (CHL, Honda) +00:04:17
9. Jakub Przygonski (POL, KTM) +00:05:16
10. David Casteu (FRA, KTM) +00:07:20



Provisional overall standings:


1. Marc Coma (ESP, KTM) 54:50:53 hrs
2. Jordi Viladoms (ESP, KTM) +01:52:27
3. Olivier Pain (FRA, Yamaha) +02:00:03
4. Cyril Despres (FRA, Yamaha) +02:00:38
5. Helder Rodrigues (PRT, Honda) +02:11:09
6. Jakub Przygonski (POL, KTM) +02:31:46
7. Joan Barreda (ESP, Honda) +02:54:01
8. Daniel Gouet (CHL, Honda) +03:10:34
9. Stefan Svitko (SVK, KTM) +03:50:10
10. David Casteu (FRA, KTM) +03:58:09
 
 
- Bastian Schöner -  photo HOnda

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/dakar-2014-joan-barreda-wins-final-seventh-overall---118964.html

18.01.2014 / MaP

More News

The MINI ALL4 Racing dominates the 2014 Dakar Rally
18.01.2014
• Nani Roma und Michel Périn win the legendary desert rally • Three MINI ALL4 Racing on the podium13 stages, more than 13,000 kilometres, one of the most gruelling Dakars ever – and in the end, the conclusion has to more >>
Quads final overall standings in Dakar - Casale winner!
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014January 18th, 2014         1    251    CASALE (CHL)    YAMAHA    068:28:04        00:00:00 &n; more >>
BIKES overall final classification in Dakar 2014
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 20141    002    COMA (ESP)    KTM    054:50:53        00:00:00 more >>
Marc Coma finishes 18th to win Dakar 2014
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 2014The Spanish leader of the 2014 Dakar took his time, finishing in 18th place, 13'23' behind today's winner Cyril De more >>
De Villiers win final stage, Nani Roma takes Dakar victory
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 201412:54 Cars: Peterhansel waiting for Al-Attiyah and RomaStéphane Peterhansel has stopped at km 133 to wait for the other drivers on the more >>
TRUCK news from final Dakar stage
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 201412:50 Trucks: Gaps stable at km 69Anton Shibalov has moved ahead of Gerard de Rooy by a puny 8', with third-placed Eduard Nikolaev a further 6' back. more >>
Ignacio Casale takes Dakar final quad stage and overall victory
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 201412:05 Quads: Finish: Casale rules the roost!Ignacio Casale has taken the 2014 Dakar in style after winning th more >>
Cyril Despres win final Dakar stage - bike news
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 201412:35 Bikes: Finish: Pain third today, third overallBy crossing the line in third place, 3'10' behind Cyril Despres, the Frenchman saved his thir more >>
BIKES first news from final Dakar stage
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014Final stage La Serena - ValparaisoJanuary 18th, 201411:10 Bikes: Km 41: Despres leads, Coma 20thThe Frenchman is now on top, colouring the top 3 entirely in the Tricolore and Yamaha col more >>
Consistent Team Ford Racing's Alvarez makes it three out of three
18.01.2014
Stage 12 – 17 January 2014El Salvador to La Serena (Chile)Stage distance: Liaison: 349 km, Special Stage: 350 km, Total: 699 kmLucio Alvarez and Ronnie Graue maintained their strong form during the second week of the Dakar Ral more >>
DongFeng Dakar stage 12 review
18.01.2014
DONGFENG Challenge  January, 17: Dakar 12th dayThe weather got hotter again in the Dakar Rally, whose penultimate leg showed how exhausted most of the participants are while they get close to the finish. Between El Salvador and La Serena, the more >>
Peterhansel gives the Monster Energy X-raid Team its seventh stage win
18.01.2014
• Fourth stage win for the Frenchman in the 2014 Dakar • Nine of the top-12 positions in the overall rankings held by MINI ALL4 Racing The French pairing Stéphane Peterhansel / Jean-Paul Cottret in the bla more >>
A very tricky stage for Team Dessoude
18.01.2014
DAKAR 2014 Leg 12 - El Salvador / La SerenaSS : 350 km - Liaison : 349 km (01/17/2014)The 12th and penultimate stage before reaching Valparaiso was not frankly a quiet walk. With a direct start from the bivouac of El Salvador, the stage more >>
Despres Takes Dakar Stage Win for Yamaha whilst Pain Goes Third Overall
18.01.2014
A great performance today by the Yamaha Factory Racing riders saw Cyril Despres take his second special stage victory of the 2014 Dakar Rally. Despres had moved into the lead of the special by the second checkpoint and moved into a neck and neck battle with Coma, managi more >>
Bad luck for Joan Barreda
18.01.2014
Dakar 2014: Stage 12: El Salvador - La Serena699 km in total, 350 km special stageJoan Barreda has lost over two hours in Friday´s penultimate stage of the Rally Dakar. more >>
Open road for Coma, Mini in a muddle
17.01.2014
On the last major sandy special on the Dakar 2014, Cyril Despres once again dominated and picked up his second special stage victory of the year, ahead of Marc Coma. The leader of the general standings is still in full control and all the more comfortable since his closest pursuer Joan Barreda experienced serious mechanical problems. more >>
KTM's Marc Coma goes into final stage as Dakar leader
17.01.2014
KTM Racing from penultimate stage of the Dakar 2014Red Bull KTM Factory rider Marc Coma moved one step closer to securing his fourth Dakar title on Friday when he finished second in the penultimate stage of this motorsports epic more >>
Speedbrain Rally Team: On the way to the top ten
17.01.2014
Dakar 2014: Stage 12: El Salvador - La Serena699 km in total, 350 km special stageOnce more and for the penultimate time in the Dakar 2014 the Speedbrain Rally Team rode a more >>
De Rooy beats Karginov by 31 seconds!
17.01.2014
Dutchman Gerard de Rooy (Iveco) is the quickest on today’s special, but only by 31' after 350 kilometres, a gap that pays witness to the intensity of the fight with Andrey Karginov (Kamaz). Third placed Eduard Nikolaev (Kamaz) finishes 3’18' behind th more >>
Stage 12 results and overall Dakar BIKES classification top 30
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 20141    001    DESPRES (FRA)    YAMAHA    003:16:19  &nbs; more >>
Joan Barreda hits troubles in Dakar stage 12
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 201415:06 Bikes: End of the misery for BarredaAt 2.50 PM local time, with a total race time on the special of 6:27’53', Joan Barre more >>
TRUCK News Battle De Rooy - Karginov
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 2014    12:03 Trucks: Six seconds separate the top 3 after 134 km!The truck category is witnessing the closest battle of the day&rsq; more >>
Cyril Despres wins today stage and gains place in overall standings
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 201412:48 Bikes: Top 5: Despres gains a place in the general standingsBehind Cyril Despres, Marc Coma and Olivier Pain, Helder Rodrigues more >>
QUADS First news from Dakar stage 12
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 2014    11:59 Quads: Casale opens a gap at CP3 after 200 kmThe Chilean reigns supr more >>
CARS: Virtual standings Dakar stage 12 WP 5, top 5
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 2014Dakar stage 12 at WP5 top 51    301    AL-ATTIYAH (QAT), CRUZ (ESP)    MINI    more >>
GWM/Haval holding steady in Stage 11 of Dakar
17.01.2014
As the 2014 Dakar enters its closing stages, the GWM/Haval team has its sights set on improving, at the very least, to seventh place overall. Christian Lavieille, driving the number 315 Haval H8, finished the 749 km Stage 11 with the 12th fas more >>
CARS first news from stage 12
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014Stage 12 El Salvador to La SerenaJanuary 17th, 201410:59 Cars: Chabot ahead of Roma after 80 kmNani Roma is back in ninth place after 80 km, 4’33' behind Al-Attiyah and 3’19' behind St&ea; more >>
BIKES first news from Dakar stage 12
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014stage 12 El Salvador - SerenaJanuary 17th, 2014    09:34 Bikes: Despres leads at CP2 after 90 kmCyril Despres has completed 90 km with a lead of 29' over Helder Rodrigues, the more >>
Strong show from Argentine Alvarez in arid Atacama
17.01.2014
Stage 11 – 16 January 2014Antofagasta to El Salvador (Chile)Stage distance: Liaison: 144km, Special Stage: 605km, Total: 749kmTeam Ford Racing’s Lucio Alvarez and Ronnie Graue displayed the speed and strength of their Ranger more >>
Coma reigns supreme, Minis frozen still
17.01.2014
Despite a fall at the beginning of the stage, Marc Coma again demonstrated his status as boss of the Dakar 2014, by picking up his 3rd victory of the year on one of the longest specials of this 36th edition, further reinforcing his position at the top of the general standi more >>
Valparaiso Dakar Podium Finish 2014
17.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014on Saturday January 18th, 2014Valparaiso  Plaza SotamayorPASSAGE ORDER  RALLY TIME     EXIT Service Park     Estimed time     PODIUM more >>
Trucks: Top 6 in the general standings after stage 11
17.01.2014
Gerard De Rooy resisted, but nothing could stop the return of Andrey Karginov. This evening, the Kamaz driver leads the Dutchman’s Iveco by 7’56, producing the day’s major change in the general standings. However, with such a gap, the race is perhap more >>
Victory for Orlando Terranova in Dakar stage 11, news
16.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014stage 11 ANTOFAGASTA - EL SALVADORJanuary 16th, 201417:46 Cars: Top 6 in the general standings after stage 11With his victory today, Orlando Terranova has put in a good performance an more >>
No surprises for Speedbrain riders in the Atacama
16.01.2014
Dakar 2014Stage 11: Antofagasta - El Salvador749 km in total, 605 km special stageThe 11th stage of the recent Rally Dakar had been announced by the organisers as the toughest of the race. In fact, Thursday´s proceedi more >>
Cyril Despres Takes Second on Stage 11 of Dakar
16.01.2014
Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres enjoyed another day battling at the front of the lead group of riders today on stage 11 of the 2014 Dakar Rally. The exhausting ride covered 605km of timed special stage featuring every kind of terrain, from dunes to rios. more >>
3rd stage victory for overall leader Marc Coma
16.01.2014
KTM Racing Stage 11 of the Dakar Rally Red Bull KTM factory rider Marc Coma of Spain remained on course to pick up his fourth Dakar title on Thursday when he won Stage 11 after successfully completing the longest timed special of this year’s epic r more >>
Joan Barreda completes longest stage confidently
16.01.2014
Dakar 2014 11th Stage, Antofagasta - El Salvador749 km stage including 605 km special testToday´s 11th stage of the recent Rally Dakar brought the longest special test of the whole race. The riders had to master over 600 km against the clock to El more >>
Marc Coma win stage 11 and stay in overall lead
16.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014stage 11 ANTOFAGASTA - EL SALVADORJanuary 16th, 201413:37 Bikes: Viladoms second after 465 kmMarc Coma still leads, with an advantage of 2’46' over Jordi Viladoms, who has moved one more >>
Truck news from Dakar stage 11, Karginov closing on De Rooy after 201 km
16.01.2014
Dakar Rally 2014stage 11 ANTOFAGASTA - EL SALVADORJanuary 16th, 201413:03 Trucks: Karginov closing on De Rooy after 201 kmThe Russian Kamaz driver is catching up with general standings leader Gerar more >>

Kategorien

2001-2023 automobilsport.com full copyright