"14:27 Al-Rajhi seals the deal
No-one except his countryman Yasir Seaidan even came close to Yazeed Al-Rajhi in today's special. The Saudi, who had an erratic start to the rally, took control of the race at km 90 and cruised to his second stage…"
"WOW WHAT A DAKAR!!!!!
13:45 Cornejo out!
A rattled Nacho Cornejo has undergone a medical examination after soldiering on to the finish following his crash at km 252. The Chilean, who started today's stage in the overall lead, has been left with…"
"15:09 López is aiming for three in a row
After winning both parts of the marathon stage, Chaleco López is today attempting a hat-trick. After 239 km, the Chilean is one minute behind Michał Goczał. Former WRC driver Kris Meeke is in…"
"12:20 Quintero leads
Seth Quintero, the sixth driver to start, has taken the lead on the special after 63 km in the lightweight vehicle category. The American, the youngest stage winner ever on the Dakar, is 20’’ ahead of Aron Domżała…"
"15:27 Peterhansel has reached the finish…
Stéphane Peterhansel is the first driver to reach the finishing line on the day’s special. Although he might have to pass over stage victory in favour of Mathieu Serradori, the Mini…"
"14:45 Serradori leads!
Mathieu Serradori has grabbed the lead after 354 km of racing and even has an advantage of more than two minutes over Stéphane Peterhansel. Giniel De Villiers trails Serradori by 11’ whilst Nasser Al-Attiyah is…"
"14:47 Kevin Benavides wins (provisionally…)
Although Ricky Brabec and Sam Sunderland should both recover fifteen minutes at the end of the day, they have both finished more than 20’ behind the day’s quickest rider. The stage…"
"10:11 Price falls
Toby Price has crashed after 155 km and has injured his left arm and shoulder. It’s a major blow for the Australian who was only one minute behind Nacho Cornejo in the general standings. Indeed, the Spaniard has moved back…"
"15:15 De Villiers wins the special!
Giniel De Villiers is among the most experienced drivers on the Dakar and was able to avoid the many pitfalls on stage five to reacquaint himself with victory. Behind the wheel of his Toyota, the South African…"
"13:45 Benavides wins and takes the lead!
On each of his last four participations on the Dakar, Kevin Benavides has always won at least one special, except for the 2020 edition, and today the Argentinean has continued this tradition, despite a fall…"