Dakar 2017 * Argentine - Stage 11: Nikolaev closes on second trucks victory
* Paraguay / Bolivia / Argentina - Dakar 2017, Stage 11
(Video by mcomstaff)
--- Eduard Nikolaev edged closer to his second Dakar Rally title by taking his second consecutive stage win and increasing his lead to nearly 20 minutes... The 2013 champion took over first place from Dmitry Sotnikov following Thursday's stage, and will kick off the final day with a 17m09s advantage, having beaten his Kamaz teammate by 11 minutes on Friday... Nikolaev narrowly edged out Federico Villagra for the stage win, the local driver cementing his fourth place behind defending champion and fellow Iveco driver Gerard De Rooy...
Buenos Aires, CABA, Argentina - Motoring, by David Gruz - 13 Jan 2017