Dakar 2017, stage 7: Second victory for Peterhansel


Bruno Famin took advantage of the rest day of the Dakar rally 2017, to remember
that Peugeot Sport had no intention of imposing team orders and what
it is true that in the seventh stage, the riders of the French firm have fought
with total freedom. As a result, Stéphane Peterhansel has taken its
second stage win
in this Dakar, although it has been by a margin of
just 48 seconds to Sébastien Loeb. For his part, the category of
truck has lived a special that has been reduced to 141 km


Stéphane Peterhansel has clocked up victory in the seventh
the Dakar, a day that has been reduced to the minimum expression level
mileage despite it being the beginning of the marathon stage. The short
tour, the type of terrain and the fact that Sébastien Loeb opening track has
played to please the Mr. Dakar to achieve success after completing the
special in 1:54.08. In spite of everything, Sebastien Loeb has completed 48
seconds of his team-mate
, while Giniel de Villiers has closed
the day with a loss of 3:33 minutes.

For his part, Nani Roma has left 5:32 minutes in a
, which was advanced in particular by the Stéphane
Stephane Peterhansel. Although English has loaned a lot of time with the two pilots of Peugeot, the seventh stage has served for Nani Roma strain in the
third position of the podium
, while Cyril Despres has closed the day
with 09:07 minutes of loss, being even slower than Khalid Al-Qassimi,
a pilot competing with a Peugeot 2008 DKR private and that today has surprised
running very close to Hirvonen, Rome and company.

With the same lost time that Cyril Despres has crossed the
goal Yazeed Al-Rahji
, although the pilot Arabic is waiting to find out if your
argument allows you to consolidate these results. All in all, the top ten has
completed in the day of today the chilean Boris Garafulic and ‘Orly’ Newfoundland

after being left 10 and 11 respectively, while riders such as Nicolas Fuchs, Erik
Van Loon, Martin Prokop, or Jakub Przygonski have closed the day with a
loss by over 14 minutes. Great day for Alberto
Rodrigo Gutierrez
, which together with the Spanish Joan Ruby have ended the day with the
seventeenth best time.

  • Query the results of the seventh stage of the Dakar in the car category.



In competition…

  • Query the results of the seventh stage of the Dakar in the category of UTV.


In competition…

  • Query the results of the seventh stage of the Dakar in the trucks category.