The former Team Honda Europe will field 3 riders from South American: Salvatierra, Israel and Heinrich on Honda
The team of HT Honda Rally Raid, former Team Honda Europe, under the supervision of Henk Hellegers, will be at the start of the 2013 Dakar Rally with 3 riders from South-America:
2) Jeremias Israel, Chili
3) Eduardo Heinrich, Peru
Juan Carlos Salvatierra from Bolivia has participated already two times at the Dakar rally and is eager to book good results by finishing in the top 20. This professional and driven rider for sure has the capacities to do so. In 2012 he already was team member of Team Honda Europe, he then finished on a 31st position in the Dakar rally.
For Jeremias Israel Esquerre it is his first Dakar participation. Coming from Santiago in Chili, the city where the Dakar will finish. He is a very experienced rider and has prepared his first Dakar in a very professional way. Jeremias is eager for a good position and has his mind set on a top 20 finish.
The third rider, Eduardo Heinrich, starts at his second Dakar rally. But with the start in his hometown Lima, he will for sure receive a great support from all Peruvian people along the way on the first days.
The riders are very well prepared and will all start the 2013 Dakar on a Honda CRF 450 Dakar X. They will receive their assistance from HT Rally Raid. HT Honda Rally Raid