Dakar 2018 Outcomes Day 10

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Dakar 2018 Day 10 Matthias Walkner race action

At present third within the total standings—the best positioned KTM rider—Matthias Walkner might be wanting ahead to Argentina’s probably drier situations after enduring the chilly, wet routes in Bolivia.


Ever because the Dakar Rally switched continents and moved from Africa to South America in 2009, climate has performed a component in seemingly each version, and the 40th operating of the world’s most well-known off-road race noticed the sample proceed.

With rain and flooding making components of the route practically impassable for help autos, organizers elected to have all individuals take the freeway from Tupiza, Bolivia, to the subsequent bivouac in Salta, Argentina.

Dakar 2018 Day 10 Ricky Brabec and Johnny Campbell

Johnny Campbell (left) and Ricky Brabec share a light-weight second. Nothing modified within the outcomes because the stage was cancelled as a consequence of flooding so after a protracted trip down the freeway from Bolivia into Argentina to the subsequent bivouac, it was virtually like a relaxation day for all.


“Yearly of the three by which I’ve taken half within the Dakar, levels have been cancelled, which is nothing new,” America’s Ricky Brabec mentioned. “If it is for our security, that’s good.”

Subsequently, there was no change within the standings as we speak and all “loved” a comparatively boring drone down the freeway into Argentina after a timed particular stage of 242 kilometers that ended on the Bolivia-Argentina border. A principally downward-trending route, everybody witnessed the change of terrain, although the early a part of the Argentine street after crossing the border was nonetheless pretty excessive in altitude.

For Brabec’s Monster Power Honda Workforce teammate Joan Barreda, it’ll be a day of relative relaxation. Barreda, Brabec, Kevin Benavides (the present runner-up within the standings and a local Argentine who acquired a hero’s welcome upon coming into Salta) and Jose Ignacio Cornejo (a last-minute substitute for the injured Paulo Goncalves) rode collectively on their CRF450 Rally works bikes, taking the time to cease at a restaurant alongside the way in which.

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Dakar 2018 Day 10 Andrew Short

With stage 9 cancelled, Andrew Quick and the remainder of the sphere loved the sudden probability to chill out after their street trip to Salta. Now, he seems ahead to tackling the remaining 5 days of racing.


Dakar rookie Andrew Quick rode with Rockstar Power Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing Workforce teammate Pablo Quintanilla to Salta and mentioned, “For the reason that begin of the marathon stage we’ve had two lengthy and exhausting days of racing, so it was good to take a while to chill out as we speak. For me this occasion is a life expertise. Since its begin I really feel that I’ve discovered rather a lot—I discovered get sooner within the deep sand whereas additionally navigating myself in probably the most tough sections. I additionally discovered retain a very good tempo within the quick sections, however in comparison with the riders in entrance I really feel that there’s nonetheless rather a lot to enhance there. Total, I’m pleased with my progress up to now and I’m wanting ahead to the approaching levels of the rally.”

Dakar 2018 Day 10 Adrien Van Beveren

Since officers cancelled stage 9 for security causes, Adrien Van Beveren remained atop the outcomes for the second day in a row. Nevertheless, extra desert terrain awaits the sphere, and the prospect of one other marathon stage in addition to extra dunes and lengthy levels may simply change the rankings.


Yamalube Yamaha Official Rally Workforce’s Adrien Van Beveren, the present race chief by simply 22 seconds over Benavides, shared, “We arrived in Salta earlier as we speak and bought the possibility to make amends for some sleep. All the pieces goes rather well for me for the time being. I am 100-percent targeted on the approaching levels of the rally. These subsequent three days will likely be very essential. Tomorrow we’ve got a protracted particular stage. It is very important get a very good consequence as on Wednesday we’ve got the primary a part of the subsequent marathon stage. On Wednesday we will likely be even be beginning after the automobiles and the tracks will probably be destroyed.

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“Up to now we had zero points with the bike. Our mechanics are doing a wonderful job and this offers me further confidence to proceed pushing. It’s good that we had a while to chill out and regroup as we speak, and now I’m prepared to offer my finest for the remainder of the week.”

Dakar 2018 Day 10 Himoinsa Team pit

When you’re a mechanic on the Dakar, your day is mostly one among touring with a couple of hours of engaged on bikes, organising/tearing down your pit space, sleeping and consuming.


Rating Rider Quantity Rider Workforce Total Time Time From Chief Penalty
1 four Adrien Van Beveren Yamalube Yamaha Official Rally Workforce 27h 22′ 03”
2 47 Kevin Benavides Monster Power Honda Workforce 27h 22′ 25” + 00h 00′ 22”
three 2 Matthias Walkner Purple Bull KTM Manufacturing facility Workforce 27h 28′ 37” + 00h 06′ 34” 00h 01′ 00”
four eight Toby Worth Purple Bull KTM Manufacturing facility Workforce 27h 29′ 38” + 00h 07′ 35”
5 5 Joan Barreda Bort Monster Power Honda Workforce 27h 30′ 04” + 00h 08′ 01” Monster Power Honda Workforce 27h 30′ 04” + 00h 08′ 01”
6 19 Antoine Meo Purple Bull KTM Manufacturing facility Workforce 27h 31′ 59” + 00h 09′ 56” 00h 01′ 00”
7 9 Stefan Svitko Slovnaft Rally Workforce 27h 53′ 58” + 00h 31′ 55” 00h 01′ 00”
eight 20 Ricky Brabec Monster Power Honda Workforce 27h 54′ 01” + 00h 31′ 58”
9 three Gerard Farres Guell Himoinsa Racing Workforce. 28h 00′ 02” + 00h 37′ 59”
10 40 Johnny Aubert Fuel Fuel Motorsport 28h 32′ 05” + 01h 10′ 02” 00h 04′ 00”
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Rating Rider Quantity Rider Workforce Total Time Time From Chief Penalty
23 54 Andrew Quick Rockstar Power Husqvarna Manufacturing facility Racing 29h 45′ 34” + 02h 23′ 31”
32 64 Mark Samuels MEC Workforce 32h 23′ 49” + 05h 01′ 46” 01h 00′ 00”
34 103 Shane Esposito Duust Rally Workforce 32h 42′ 28” + 05h 20′ 25” 02h 05′ 00”
76 105 Invoice Conger Klymciw Racing 44h 44′ 30” + 17h 22′ 27”

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