In Pics: Dakar Rally reaches Salta, Argentina

Published: Jan 16, 2018, 03:26 AM(IST)

Stage 9 of Darak Rally was cancelled due to adverse weather conditions.The rally will resume with stage 10 from Salta to Belen in Argentina.

Stage 9 cancelled

The organisers were facing problems to overhaul race vehicles due to bad weather conditions.

They had no choice but to cancel stage 9 between Tupiza and Salta.

The rally will resume with stage 10 from Salta to Belen.

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Crew reaches Salta

The crew has been transported to Salta by helicopters.

Riders will reach Salta by public road.

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First stop at Salta

Salta is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Argentina.

It is an endless source of landscapes and other attractions that will surprise and amaze the rally riders.

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Vroom Vroom in Salta

Along with the tough competition, riders will enjoy beautiful landscapes of Salta.

A land of varied landscapes from the arid puna to the wild greenness of the jungle, plus the intense red colour of the Calchaquies valleys.

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Peugeot's drivers lead the rally

Peugeot's drivers Carlos Sainz and co-driver Lucas Cruz of Spain won the stage.

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Honda ranked 1 till 8th stage in bike category

Honda's Spanish biker Joan Barreda Bort captured during Stage 7 of the 2018 Dakar Rally between La Paz and Uyuni, Bolivia.

Image Source: AFP

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