Dakar 2023: Loprais significantly increases his lead ahead of Rest Day
Sunday brought a trouble-free eighth stage of the Dakar Rally 2023 for Ales Loprais and his crew. Just ahead of the Rest Day in Riyadh, the team has increased its lead in the overall classification.
Dakar 2023: Ales Loprais leads halfway through
Ales Loprais and his crew finished second in the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally 2023. The Praga truck now leads the Truck category, two minutes ahead of the closest competitors.
Rally Dakar 2023: Loprais got stuck but stays in lead
The sixth stage of Dakar Rally 2023 was challenging for Ales Loprais and his crew. They lost precious minutes after getting stuck on a dune, but they managed to stay at the top of the standings by a slim margin.
Dakar 2023: Second stage win for Loprais as he strengthens his overall lead
When in the dunes, Ales Loprais is in his element. And he has confirmed that in today's loop stage around Ha'il. Thanks to a great performance that he and his crew kept from the start, and a brilliant finishing pace, they have slightly increased their overall lead in the Trucks category.
Dakar 2023: Ales Loprais retakes overall lead
In Stage 4, Ales Loprais and his crew gained crucial minutes on their competitors. They are now back in the lead of the Trucks category where the tight battle in the overall classification continues.
Dakar 2023: Ales Loprais slowed down by punctures
The third stage of the Dakar Rally 2023 was tricky for the InstaForex Loprais Team. First, the challenging weather played its role, followed by punctures and a penalty for missing a waypoint. Yet, Ales Loprais and his crew managed to stay in the fight for the lead.
Dakar 2023: Ales Loprais takes lead after stage victory
Ales Loprais and his crew have handled another rocky route perfectly and have taken the lead in the Trucks category after completing two stages.
Dakar 2023: Loprais improves by four places to second position
InstaForex Loprais Team had a successful start to the Dakar Rally 2023. Following a good result in the Prologue, Ales Loprais added another great performance in the opening stage.
Dakar 2023: Ales Loprais takes sixth place after Prologue
The InstaForex Loprais Team with Ales Loprais and his crew finished Prologue without any problems. However, the Praga V4S DKR truck did not manage to take the desired fifth place.