Dakar 2017, stage 2: First big claw-Toby Price


The current winner of the Dakar in the motorcycle category has
made it clear that he is willing to go with small rolls at the time of
defend your ‘Touareg’ and this has been shown in the second stage of the Dakar 2017. With a sample adequacy total, Toby Price has scored the
victory in the second special
of the test endorsing 3:22 minutes to Matthias
Walkner, fellow of the australian KTM. On the sidelines of the exhibition and leadership Price in San Miguel de Tucumán, the category of quads has been much more matched, and only the final kilometers of the special chose the victory to the argentine Pablo Copetti.


Toby Price is not the first ‘rider’ winner of the Dakar born away from Europe by chance and has begun the defence of her title in a big way, with a show of authority capital. In the first stage with some complication, and 274 kilometres against the clock, the australian has sent a notice to all of its rivals. With a rhythm endiablado despite leaving in position delayed -and having to ride the powder in suspension-, Toby Price has scored the victory with a time of 2:37.32, registry which has led to overcome by 3:22 minutes his companion Matthias Walkner.

Of the hand Price the offensive of KTM has also been remarkable and although Paulo Gonçalves has closed the podium with their Honda, it is certain that the austrian brand has ensured that their three riders stronger copen the first five positions, always with the permission of a ‘outsider’ it is clear that they are going to give a lot of war. However, and although a failure in the tracking it has remained to ‘blind’ in the eyes of the fans, the French Xavier de Soultrait has been cast in the fourth position with his Yamaha, to 4:06 minutes of the head.

With Paul Quintanilla and Stevan Svitko showing a great pace, which led them to be protagonists in 2016, the top ten has been greatly complicated for the Spanish riders to such an extent that Joan Barreda has finished tenth in the 6:25 minute of the head. One more minute has lost Gerard Farrés with the KTM of Himoinsa, while Joan Pedrero has been penalized for opening track and has crossed the finish line with a handicap of 8:09 minutes on Toby Price. For his part, Ivan Cervantes has been stopped 10:38 minutes, while Armand Monleón has lost 10:59 minutes. Laia Sanz with 16:29 minutes lost has also frozen a good stage.

  • Query the results of the second stage of the Dakar in the category of motos.



The second stage in the category of quad bikes has been a witness of
a remarkable fight between Nelson Augusto Sanabria and Pablo Copetti finally
has fallen out of the side of the pilot local. With a final section timed
pristine, Pablo Copetti is scored the win beating by 1:59 minutes
. With this win at the wheel of his quad Yamaha prepared by Oreste
Berta, Copetti is the new leader in the category of quadricycles. Also
controls of a Yamaha, Axel Dutrie has been one of the great names of the
, every time the frenchman has finished third in his second
stage in the raid.

  • Query the results of the second stage of the Dakar in the category of quad bikes.