Legend: a competitor who has participated in more than ten editions of the Dakar Rally.
Rookie: a competitor who is participating in the Dakar Rally for the first time.
Original by Motul, the spirit of the pioneers. These motorbikes and quads can be recognised thanks to their number on a red background. Contrary to the vast majority of the competitors, who are accompanied by support crews, Original by Motul riders participate in the rally with no support whatsoever and are therefore free to decide how to manage their day. Motul, a major partner of the event, does provide logistical assistance.