Ricky Brabec, the American leader in the motors, with a motorbreuk the Dakar have to leave. After 56 km, gave his motor the spirit. The American was doing an excellent contest and reached out a hand to the victory. Adrien Van Beveren (Yamaha) is now virtual leader.
In 2018 had Brabec also in the tenth stage to specify, with a broken motor. Brabec, who in this Dakar in the fourth stage won, the position 7:47 ahead of Adrien Van Beveren (Yamaha). The last victory of a Honda rider in the Dakar dates back to 1989. When won, the Frenchman Gilles Lalay. Over the past seventeen editions of the Dakar at the engines dominated by KTM.
The participants are this morning left for a distance of 576 miles, of which 361 km by the time. Tonight spend the night in the bivouac of Pisco.