The Dakar 2017 is decided in three rounds. The first of them
will take place between the towns of Chilecito and San Juan, every time that the
Dakar returns to normal after the tragic events lived in the region of
Jujuy and the cancellation of the ninth stage. It will not be easy to activate again the
chip of the competition, but the different objectives are mixed way
Buenos Aires no margin for error. In a scenario with
hard ground, own trial and some critical points of navigation,
tenth stage of the Dakar will be key to decide the final outcome of the race.
In this aspect, everything indicates that the special 449
miles that they will have to face all the participants is more
conducive to penalize the error to reward the success. All in all, the pilots
will face a first section of the stage that will skirt the Park
San Guillermo national and ascend up to 2600 meters of altitude in the
last section of ski mountain and trial of this Dakar. After the
neutralization, will be critical do not fail with navigation in a field more
open and soft if you do not want to get to San Juan with a bit of a scare in the body.
According to the data of the web of the Dakar, 109 bikes, 23 quads, 63
cars, 5 UTV and 48 trucks will face this tenth stage that will start to
as of 10:55 hours (hours peninsular Spanish) in the case of Joan
Barreda, winner of the last stage, disputed on the bikes. For its part, the quads
will start up to 11:59 hours. ‘Touareg’ in the category of cars will begin
to decide from the 13:02 hours, while the trucks have
scheduled his departure to the today’s special 13:37 hours. Except for the category UTV, already decided, everything is to be written.
Profile of the tenth stage (Chilecito – San Juan)