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Dakar Rally: Barreda grabs Stage 7 win, Van Beveren takes bikes lead

2018-01-13 21:12

Image: AP

Uyuni, Bolivia - Honda's Joan Barreda claimed his third stage win at the 2018 Dakar Rally as Adrien van Beveren, on a Yamaha, reclaimed the overall motorcycle lead.

Barreda finished the seventh stage, between Bolivian capital La Paz and Uyuni, with a 2min 51sec advantage over Van Beveren and 8min 02sec in front of Argentina's Kevin Benavides, the Honda rider who had led the race overnight.

Van Beveren leads the event with a 3min 14sec advantage over Benavides while he has a 4min 45sec gap on Barreda.

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