Stéphane Peterhansel and Edouard Boulanger (FRA) won the overall in a Mini. “Monsieur Dakar” has now won the Dakar Rally a record 14 times, 8 of them in cars.
Al Attiyah, Benavides, Andújar, López, Duton/Etienne and Sotnikov lead.
Seth Quintero and Toby Price had to say farewell to the Rally today. Francisco López retook the lead.
Seth Quintero, 18, took the lightweight vehicle Stage 6. Résumé of the day.
CS Santosh suffers a brain commotion. Consistent Xavier de Soultrait leads in motos.
Peterhansel still leads overall. US American Skyler Howes has taken the motorcycling lead.
Saleh Alsaif won the light vehicle category and Nasser Al Attiyah won in cars. Motos saw an exact opposite mix of fortunes as yesterday.