Dakar 2014 - Official Event Coverage - thank you all, lurkers and posters!!!

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  1. Hohmie

    Hohmie Been here awhile

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    Ugh, I thought they were in until I realized I was looking at the wrong tracker..
    Bring em in guys!
  2. Jurassic

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  3. cyborg

    cyborg Potius Sero Quam Numquam

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    14:27 Bikes: Millet in trouble
    Used to mishaps, French biker Frédéric Millet has broken down, shortly after the 86 km point of the bike special. He does not think he will be able to repair and is very pessimistic about continuing the rally.

    http://www.dakar.com/dakar/2014/us/stage-2/live-feed.html
  4. Resist

    Resist Been here awhile

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    No idea what the text means - but clearly more drama for Gordon.
    Robby Gordon kijkt of iemand hem kan helpen #dakar2014 pic.twitter.com/CLXU4R2O87
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  5. Flood

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    Brutal stage!! About 80miles from end of dunes, waiting for bike to cool down.
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    The driver of that car is Francisco Pita of Jetmar, the portuguese KTM distributor!
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    Slow Clap for Fimp. :clap:clap:clap

    (Someone call up that Camion that ran over him yesterday and let them know that he needs a ride today :D)
  8. Flood

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    "Robby Gordon looks to see if someone can help him"
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    westfrogger Moron with a bike

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    "Robby Gordon looking to see if somebody can help him."
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    Sad to hear about PAU... great rider and very consistent in the previous years
  11. Flood

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    Looks like I'll be needing water from the emergency tank to fill coolant
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  13. Flood

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    ‏@KevinMuggleton 37s
    Lots of bikes down, unfortunately medivac helicopters
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    Rough day on the bikes! :eek1
  15. BC61

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    It could be a reroute due to stage conditions. The stage is run a day or two before the actual leg, could be sections of terrain are now impassible.

    Longer and harder is pre event marketing.
  16. Vicks

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    too bad. this is the first time he has had to DNF since '05 :cry
  17. Cuttle

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    missed a lot of pages - anything about Ingo Zahn #84?
  18. Uller

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    Good point. They did have those hard rains on Fri./Sat. Maybe there were some washouts or even worse....some MUD. :lol3
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    That explains why he trust an SMG Buggy instead :rofl
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    that hummer is problematic.....i guess no testing before dakar
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