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

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

  1. XSpearsX

    XSpearsX Dakar Widow

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    Happy to say our riders, Marco and Mateo both completed today!
    Come on Luis, your next!
  2. Jurassic

    Jurassic Long timer

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    Go Luis. Ringdingdingdingding! :clap:clap:clap
  3. XSpearsX

    XSpearsX Dakar Widow

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    Luis wp5!!:clap
  4. garfey

    garfey Scruffy Adventurer

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    LUIS @ WP5/CP3 +02:23:57
    Go, LUIS!!
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    (edited to correct time)
  5. misc

    misc dakar tracker

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    De Rooy going to ruin the Kamaz party? :wink:
  6. bluesurf

    bluesurf en dos ruedas

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    Go Luis! :clap

    I'm going for a ride....must have real food this evening
  7. dox

    dox How much for the ape?

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    He certainly did last year, shame he's not doing better this year. Looks like Kamaz didn't like being knocked off the top spot on the podium last year after Vlad Chagin retired from his long run of truck wins.
  8. tommcbride

    tommcbride Long timer

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    Be sure to donate To VLC people.....
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    $5.00 measly bux!
    No affiliation just a happy user of their product.:wink:
  9. misc

    misc dakar tracker

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    Look http://trackingdakar.nl/index.php?page=summary&type=C

    He lost 1.5 hour in stage 9 because of technical problems. Rapid assistance didn't have the specific parts to fix it. There he lost Dakar.
  10. Pete_911

    Pete_911 Nomad

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    I just hear a rumor... (from a very very very poor source, i admit... :evil) That Le Patron is swapping engine!

    Any truth about that or just wishfull thinking? :lol3
  11. Balkan Boy

    Balkan Boy Long timer

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    That's pretty cool.
    Where did you scoop that?
  12. Resist

    Resist Been here awhile

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    Wishful thinking I reckon. I wish I'd done what I said I'd do and put $1000 on Despres before this rally started. I was going to do it as soon as I heard Coma was out, saw odds of 3.5-1 still! But didn't want to risk the engagement ring fund.
    Silly me.
  13. ric678

    ric678 Been here awhile

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    woot woot scramble the black helicopters!! find the mustache man!! send the spy drones out!!
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  15. Stagehand

    Stagehand Imperfectionist

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    That would be a death wish. Better to go out with a bang
  16. Stagehand

    Stagehand Imperfectionist

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    Etienne getting his hands dirty! :clap
  17. cyborg

    cyborg Potius Sero Quam Numquam

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    Working, but peeking when I can. Nice new rumors. :D
  18. Flood

    Flood F5lood.

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    I got an anonymous PM stating that Ruben Faria, Andrei Karginov and Luis Belaustegui have signed at the Red Bull Repsol Jingcheng factory team and will race the complete 2013 championship.

    :D
  19. Flood

    Flood F5lood.

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    And the damn shirt is still as blindingly white as a bandana! How many of the damn things did he bring?
  20. Jim Rowley

    Jim Rowley Rise above

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    "Let's see, briefs or boxers? Oh, thong!" :lol3