Dakar 2013 - Official Event Coverage - thank you ALL TeamF5, lurkers and posters!

Discussion in 'Racing' started by doyle, Jan 1, 2013.

  1. 8340SU

    8340SU Long timer

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    Quote of Joan Barreda: "I got lost at the beginning of the stage. But I wasn't the only one who needed some time to find his bearings. I quickly got back on track and everything went smoothly from then on. It was a great day at the office."

    Quote of Matt Fish: "This result isn't really a surprise because our team does its best so we can pull out all the stops, as I did today. We went flat out from the start and it's already paid dividends! I hope we can keep it up."


    speedbrain
  2. doyle

    doyle RallyRaidReview-ing

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    Confirmed with Mrs. Muggleton that he is out, sore, but OK and that all that mattered is that he came home safe.
  3. ian408

    ian408 Administrator Administrator

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    Good to hear he is OK.
  4. TimFinnegan

    TimFinnegan Rally addicted

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    France 4 in 5mins:evil
  5. Lobby

    Lobby Viel Spass, Vato!

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    So glad he's safe, but he must be crushed that he's leaving now.
  6. Myway

    Myway Long timer

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    use the dashbord schedule


    20:00 gmt +1 tout a sport france 3


    yes and france 4 !!!!!! 18:40
  7. pilo

    pilo Rhymes with below

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    So bummed for Kev...
  8. redhat

    redhat Been here awhile

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    Glad to hear he is ok idd

    In the meantime, Manuel Lucchese reached the finishline
  9. Cuttle

    Cuttle consider everything I say in "quotation marks"

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  10. Carlos M

    Carlos M www.motoxplorers.com

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    As far as I understand the Despres Redbull / Coma AMVMRW / KTM Motorsports thing is a sort of Holy Trinity (where the Holy Spirit fights Christ for a Dakar win - not the best analogy, never mind) ... anyway they are all KTM but they work separately. I don't believe they would mix the teams structures, namely by changing the top rider's watercarrier at this point and only based on todays early results (by which, Pedrero is immediately behind Faria in the overall).

    What I haven't figured out for sure yet is if there was a pecking order between Juan Pedrero and Kurt Caselli, I believe that there was and Juan was already the first rider, Caselli being the rookie. Today's overall will consolidate that anyway.
  11. garfey

    garfey Scruffy Adventurer

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    I don't mind being :205'd on this!
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  12. Bluebull2007

    Bluebull2007 Adventurer

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    Thanks! Just in time for Robbbbbieeee :D
  13. Brodovitch

    Brodovitch Team ⌘R

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    Yeah what more is there to say about Kevin .... Bummer.

    100 pages gentlemen! As you were :lol3
  14. PackMule

    PackMule love what you do Super Moderator

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    It's on France 4 right now.
  15. Bluebull2007

    Bluebull2007 Adventurer

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    Myway anyway to reduce the visual quality, my feed freezes a lot?
  16. Bluebull2007

    Bluebull2007 Adventurer

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    Thanks, is it what I was curious about.
  17. PackMule

    PackMule love what you do Super Moderator

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    Luis and Don Hatton are through CP1. :knary
  18. Lobby

    Lobby Viel Spass, Vato!

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    Jorge Aguilar, motorcycle rider from El Salvador #159, just gave a super excited interview on Fox Sports. He was animated and just thrilled to be there representing his country at the Dakar.

    It was cool listening to his passion. :D

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  19. doyle

    doyle RallyRaidReview-ing

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    Chavo is in 1h42'51" behind the lead. He'll be very disappointed with that result.
  20. Lobby

    Lobby Viel Spass, Vato!

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    Pedrero was very cautious in his word selection in the Dakar pre show on RTVE. The announcers kept trying to pin him down on his strategy, but he would not give an inch.

    I wasn't sure whether I was seeing some internal struggle with his sponsors, or whether Joan is just normally very circumspect.