- Mark : HUSQVARNA
- Model : FR450 RALLY
- Performance tuner : Solarys Team
- Assistance : Solarys Team
- Class : G2.2 Marathon
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Gerini in control
Italian Maurizio Gerini still leads the Original by Motul classification by just over 4 minutes over Arūnas Gelažninkas. Defending champion Emanuel Gyenes is third overall, but his deficit has ballooned to about 45 minutes.
Gerini moves back into the lead
With the 28th best time on the fifth special, Maurizio Gerini has climbed back to the top of the Original by Motul category standings. The winner of the marathon category in 2018 and 2019 now boasts a lead of a little more than seven minutes over Arūnas Gelažninkas and 16 minutes over Roman Krejčí. The title holder Emanuel Gyenes is still fourth, but lags behind...
Gyenes loses ground
Emanuel Gyenes has slipped to fourth place in the Original by Motul classification. The reigning champion lost over half an hour in the third special and relinquished the lead to Maurizio Gerini, who now has a margin of more than 12 minutes over Arūnas Gelažninkas and 24 over Roman Krejčí.
Maurizio Gerini: "I stopped to take a picture at the finish"
Maurizio Gerini, the winner of the marathon category in 2018 and 2019, is taking part in his fourth Dakar in the Original by Motul class. The Italian captured the moment he became the first biker to finish the prologue.
"I was so happy to cross the first finish line that I stopped to take a picture at the finish showing me as the first biker! I also had to get a good place...
Gerini launches the motorbike race
Maurizio Gerini was the first biker to enter the prologue. The Italian, a regular fixture in the Original by Motul category, finished last year's Dakar in a solid 20th place and is again aiming to win the race in the category for bikers riding without support.
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