Another tough stage for the American team.
The defending event winner is not giving up on this year's Dakar.
On marathon stage, riders will be separated from their assistance crews and had to look after their machines themselves.
Newsletter from the Instaforex Loprais Team on eight stage, Marathon Bivouac – Iquique
ALDO Racing Marathon Stage 7 & 8 report from the 2015 Dakar
Nasser Al-Attiyah defends his lead in the overall classification ahead of the rest day.
The sixth stage was black and the seventh one gold now!
At the end of a particularly hard first week, all the bike competitors of the 2015 Dakar are enjoying a well-earned rest day.
Giniel de Villiers reduces Al-Attiyah’s lead to 8min 14sec; Terranova takes stage win.