Sunday videos: Dakar Rally 2016 (VIDEO)
Videos from Sunday’s Dakar Rally coverage on NBCSN are linked in this post.
Dakar rookies finish top two in bikes’ Stage 7
(ABOVE) Kevin Benavides continued to impress through Stage 7 of bikes with a second-place finish after starting the stage at 18th. The Dakar rookie still has a chance to podium, but another rookie, Antoine Meo, took first.
Sebastien Loeb recaptures overall cars lead in Stage 7
Intent on regaining the overall lead he had lost for the first time in Stage 6, France’s Sebastien Loeb flew through Stage 7 for a second-place finish while his teammate Carlos Sainz takes his first stage.
Lucas Bonetto surprises with a Stage 7 bikes win
Argentina’s Lucas Bonetto surprises the Dakar Rally bike competitors with a Stage 7 win after having just broken into the top 20. As it stands, the Patronelli brothers, Alejandro and Marcos remain the overall leaders.
Eduard Nikolaev wins trucks’ Stage 7 prior to the rest day
Trucks wrap up the final Dakar Rally stage before competitors are given a rest day and it’s Eduard Nikolaev with the stage win, his second of the competition.
My Dakar: Laia Sanz on setting an example for young girls
The latest installment of “My Dakar” gets to know bikes rider Laia Sanz about what she calls her perfect race last season, and overcoming the pressure from last year’s success to continue and improve.