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2013 Dakar Rally Photo Gallery

See photos from the fifth Dakar Rally in South America in the 2013 Dakar Rally photo gallery.

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The 2013 Dakar Rally course.
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The Husqvarna Rally team by Speedbrain includes (from left to right), Matt Fish, Paulo Goncalves, Joan Barreda and Alessandro Botturi
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Cyril Despres at the Rally of Morocco.
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Team HRC is Honda's first full factory-backed Dakar team in over two decades.
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Chaleco Lopez earned his eighth career stage win after coming in fastest through Stage 1.
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Joan Barreda took the win in Stage 2 and earned the overall lead.
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Cyril Despres took over the lead after Stage 3.
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Joan Barreda broke his rear wheel in Stage 3 and lost nearly half an hour.
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Chaleco Lopez made up plenty of ground in Stage 3, winning the timed section and moving into second overall.
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Paulo Goncalves took second in Stage 3 and moved to 16th overall.
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Matt Fish took 40th in Stage 3 of the 2013 Dakar Rally.
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Helder Rodrigues has struggled to make an impact at the front of the pack, sitting in 28th overall through three stages.
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Javier Pizzolito took 10th in Stage 3.
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Johnny Campbell - 2013 Dakar Rally.
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Team HRC represents Honda's first full factory-backed Dakar team in over two decades.
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Dakar Rally rookie Kurt Caselli is filling in for Dakar veteran Marc Coma for the 2013 edition.
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Joan Barreda came back to win Stage 4.
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Cyril Despres ran a comfortable pace through Stage 4 and now sits in third overall.
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Helder Rodrigues continued to improve in Stage 4, finishing in fifth-place and moving to 16th overall.
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Javier Pizzolito took seventh in Stage 4 and is 15th overall.
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A fuel pump issue in Stage 5 cost Joan Barreda immense amounts of time.
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David Casteu took the win in Stage 5 of the 2013 Dakar Rally.
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Oliver Pain of Yamaha Racing leads the 2013 Dakar Rally overall through five stages.
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Chaleco Lopez took the Stage 6 win.
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Paulo Goncalves lost the lead in Stage 6 after electrical issues forced him to stop briefly.
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Kurt Caseslli took the win in Stage 7.
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Chaleco Lopez took second in Stage 7 and remained second overall.
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Joan Barreda took the win in Stage 8.
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Johnny Campbell finished Stage 8 of the 2013 Dakar Rally in second.
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Cyril Despres took his first Dakar stage win of 2013 in Stage 9.
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Joan Barreda held to second in Stage 9.
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"I trained for the race knowing that there could be a day that comes when I really have to push," said Cyril Despres following a long Stage 9.
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Alessandro Botturi earned a third-place finish in Stage 9.
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Paulo Goncalves - 2013 Dakar Rally Stage 9.
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After a number of riders lost time in Stage 9, KTM's Ruben Faria moved to the top of the overall classification.
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Joan Barreda earned his fourth stage win of the 2013 Dakar Rally in Stage 10.
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Cyril Despres took over the lead in the general classification after Stage 10.
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Helder Rodrigues sits in sixth overall after 10 stages of the 2013 Dakar Rally.
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Jakub Przygonski has drifted in and out of the top-10 overall through the first 10 stage of the 2013 Dakar Rally.
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Ruben Faira trails his teammate, Cyril Despres, by 1'37" in the overall classification after 10 stages.
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Kurt Caselli earned his second stage win of the 2013 Dakar in Stage 11.
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Paulo Goncalves took second in Stage 11 of the 2013 Dakar Rally.
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Frans Verhoeven took the Stage 12 win, his first of the contest.
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Joan Barreda (right) and teammate Paulo Goncalves talking strategy during Stage 12.
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Chaleco Lopez took the win in Stage 13 and moved to second overall.
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Cyril Despres took second in Stage 13 and remains the overall leader by over eight minutes ahead of Chaleco Lopez.
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Kurt Caselli was in position to win his third stage of the 2013 Dakar Rally until engine trouble stalled him just before the finish.
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Cyril Despres won his fifth career Dakar title in 2013.
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Willy Alcaraz off the start in Peru. He would go on to win the T3 class in his RZR XP.
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RZRs at the finish - Dakar 2013.
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Cyril Despres on the podium, celebrating his fifth career Dakar Rally win.
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2013 Dakar Rally top-three with Cyril Despres (center) in first, Ruben Faria (left) in second and Chaleco Lopez (right) in third.
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American Ned Suesse almost didn't compete in the 2013 Tuareg Rally, but decided to enter in the last minute and ended second overall.
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Marc Coma benefited from another rider's technical penalty to take the overall win in the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge 2013.
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EnduroCross champion, Taddy Blazusiak, made his rally debut during the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge in 2013.
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Following his 2013 Dakar victory, Cyril Despres announced he'd ride for Yamaha Motor France in 2014.
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Cyril Despres joins the 2014 Dakar Yamaha team.
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Kurt Caselli in the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40 Rally.
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Kurt Caselli earned his first overall international rally victory in the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40.
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Chaleco Lopez finished second overall in the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40.
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Marc Coma rounded out the overall podium in the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40.
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Javier Pizzolito during the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40, where he earned his first Cross Country Rallies stage win in Stage 3.
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Helder Rodrigues led the overall field for a period during the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40, but a final stage crash kept him from completing the race.
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Joan Barreda testing the new CRF450 Rally ahead of the 2014 Dakar Rally.
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Paulo Goncalves won the 2013 Rally of Morocco and Cross Country Rallies World Championship title.
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Cyril Despres in the 2013 Rally dos Sertoes in Brazil.
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Marc Coma remains with KTM for the 2014 Dakar Rally and will look to maintain the Austrian brand's dominance in the event alive.
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Honda debuted an updated CRF450 Rally bike ahead of the 2013 Rally of Morocco.