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Carlos Sainz Sr will enter the 2019 Dakar Rally to defend his title after signing with the X-raid Mini squad alongside Stephane Peterhansel and Cyril Despres, Motorsport.com has learned.
Honda's Joan Barreda still leads the Merzouga Rally, but Thursday's stage was overshadowed by a bizarre finish, where an unclear roadbook caused chaos and a collision between Barreda and Pablo Quintanilla.
Honda's Joan Barreda has extended his lead in Merzouga Rally by winning Wednesday's third stage in Morocco, despite a brief fall from his bike.
Honda’s Kevin Benavides won the second stage of the Merzouga Rally, just as he did in the Prologue on Sunday.
Honda rider Joan Barreda won the opening stage of the Merzouga Rally in Morocco, despite still suffering pain from a wrist injury.
Stage13 - Alashan Youqi-Zhongwei: “Cathedrals in the dunes” – 690,31 km
Stage12 – Jiayuguan-Alashan Youqi: “The Long Journey” – 483,79 km
Stage 11 – Dunhuang-Jiayuguan: “The fort of the fertile valley” – 783,84 km
Stage 10 - Hami-Dunhuang “ - The 492 chapels of Mogao” 517,53 km
Sebastien Loeb will not rejoin the Silk Way Rally after his heavy crash on Monday due to a wrist injury.
Stage 6 – Semey-Urdzhar “On the way to Turksib” – 849,54 km
Stage 5 – Astana-Semey –“Heading towards Semipalatinsk” – 849,54 km