One day after setting a historic result for a woman in a stage of the Dakar, pilot KH-7 and Team Honda has consolidated its position within the top 10 and is temporarily placed in front of Christine Martin, who to date is the woman best result in an overall Dakar.
A day and a position less. Laia Sanz continues to progress at the same rate that amazes. Yesterday on the eighth day of Rally Dakar signed with a fifth since the best ranking woman in the rally and Tuesday in the ninth stage, between Iquique and Calama, with 451 tortuous kilometers, has promoted a new place overall to stand eighth.
The pilot KH-7 and Team Honda HRC He was 14th today at 43'20 "from his teammate Hélder Rodrigues, stage winner. The truth is that, despite dose the energy and mechanical, Broad strengthens its position in the general. It's eighth 1h 54'37 "Marc Coma, It is 23 Seventh minutes, Frenchman David Casteu, and excels in 24 ninth minutes, Slovak Ivan Jakes, and 1h 12 'to the eleventh, Joan Pedrero.
Is proving to be a strong driver, fighter, Fast, brave, but also very thorough, a quality latter very valuable in a race two weeks and 9.000 kilometers. True to its approach to go step by step overcoming obstacles, of KH-7 has again demonstrated its record, no mistakes in a complicated special, that has left shattered.
Broad did not want to miss the team's work and its mechanical Alberto Tomé to remake CRF450 RALLY after step corrosive Uyuni.
On Wednesday the tenth stage will be held, a link 161 kilometers and a special 351. For motorbikes will be the beginning of a new stage marathon in which pilots will have no external assistance.
Laia Sanz: "Yesterday, while doing the roadbook I decided it would be a day to take it easy, because the land had looked to be much complicated. Every day is exhausting, but today's stage has been much, especially since we have long accumulated fatigue. The stage was long and very physical, of making arms. There was much fesh-fesh and stretches of sand with ripples. Navigation has also been complicated in the dunes, but it has given me good. Too bad there are so few dunes this year. Then in an area of dry river there was a way point which has given many headaches people, but luckily I found it at once, so tired I get to camp, but happy. The bike is great. I have not had any problems throughout the rally and I have to thank the team that has given me such a machine. Even after a day like yesterday, with salt corrosion, Today everything has worked perfectly. My mechanic has been the whole night without sleep changing everything deteriorated. He has done work ten ".
Source: Mediage Communication