Toby Price brings 15th consecutive win for KTM in the Dakar Rally
Snapshot: This is KTMвЂ™s 15th consecutive win in the Dakar Rally and the Austrian firm has once again proved that they are the unbeatable kings of the Dakar.
History repeats itself, Toby Price one of the factory riders from Red Bull-KTM has done it again for the legendary Austrian brand. Toby Price has dominated the 2016 Dakar rally by winning the over-all first position in this year’s Dakar Rally championship. This is the first win by an Australian rider in the Dakar Rally and it has brought KTM its 15th consecutive win for KTM in the Dakar. Toby completed the final stage today with an over-all lead of almost 39 minutes from the closest rider.
Below are the over-all championship standings (bikes) of the 2016 Dakar-
Position Name Make
1 Price KTM
2 SVITKO KTM
3 QUINTANILLA Husqvarna
4 BENAVIDES Honda
5 RODRIGUES Yamaha
6 VAN BEVEREN Yamaha
7 MEO KTM
8 FARRES GUELL KTM
9 BRABEC Honda
10 MONLEON KTM
As seen above, KTM dominated 5 positions in the top 10 in this year’s Dakar Rally. While Honda grabbed only one position same as Husqvarna and Yamaha managed to slot two positions in the overall top 10 rankings.
This is KTM’s 15th consecutive win in the Dakar Rally and the Austrian firm has once again proved that they are the unbeatable kings of the Dakar.
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