It is again a tough start for the Dakar. Around 20 bikes are out after just the first two stages. Coma suffered a mousse failure yesterday and had to slow to finish the stage. He gains time back today.
MX racer Walkner gets his first ever stage win.
There is only one American in the 2015 edition, Antonio Narino from San Diego. He is listed as having finished yesterdays very hard stage.
Toby Price is looking like a strong contender
Laia Sanz is also looking very strong again this year on her HRC Honda