Dakar : Leg 8 - Finish
Thierry Magnaldi captured his second special victory of the Dakar after wining in Zouerat. The French Schlesser-Ford driver clocked the fastest time enjoying a 6'52" lead on Peterhansel and 7'55" on Nani Roma.
Peterhansel new overall leader
Peterhansel is the new overall leader of the car race. The title holder has a 32" advantage on team mate Luc Alphand.
Miller sets second best time in the stage
American Mark Miller, at the wheel of his Race Touareg II, finished the 508 km stage in the same second as Stéphane Peterhansel at 6'52'' behind today's winner, Thierry Magnaldi.
Press Release Amaury Sport Organisation