Originally Posted by Bluebull2007
See Im not a detailed guy (except when it comes to 3d maps
). So I ignored the detail, even the fuel stop positions, and just took an intuitive guess instead, based on past performance. Do you remember that Eurosport footage of Helder our front in the lead on his Yamaha and then walking around scuffing the dirt because he had no fuel! Silly, but these things catch the best of us at times.
Another possibility is that maybe the 5 tank design can't utilize the last remaining liters when it's empty... dunno.
Since he has ran out of gas before, and then just repeated the same mistake twice in one Dakar, then we need Troy to make him a dunce hat, sit him in the corner and blast him with Barbra Streisand records on the hi fi all day