Sebastien Loeb and Belgian co-driver Fabian Lurquin steer their car in the dunes at the 2024 Dakar Rally ((Photo by PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP)
(Photo by PATRICK HERTZOG / AFP)
Sebastien Loeb’s decision to ‘go slow’ in stage five earlier in the week paid off on Friday as the Frenchman won the marathon two-day stage 6 at the Dakar Rally.
Veteran Spaniard Carlos Sainz finished second 2min 01sec behind and took the overall lead while five-time winner Nasser Al-Attiyah saw his hopes of winning a sixth title disappear with a mechanical problem in the last 50 kilometres.
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