Shakedown time, a penultimate jump before a Dakar Rally gets underneath way
This is a press recover from Honda…
The movement recommences for a Monster Energy Honda Team. The group is now in possession of a vehicles, that arrived during a pier of Lima after an Atlantic channel that set cruise from a French pier of Le Havre. The mechanics were so means to balance a bikes one final time in credentials for a final exam before a 2019 Dakar Rally heads out.
The exam area in San Bartolo some 60 kilometers south of a Peruvian collateral witnessed a final dress operation for Monster Energy Honda. The riders saddled adult their Honda CRF450 Rallys to finish a brief army by a dunes of San Bartolo for a final checks before a bikes bear Saturday’s scrutineering event forward of a central start of a good odyssey.
Kevin Benavides, Paulo Gonçalves, Ricky Brabec, Joan Barreda and José Ignacio Cornejo spent some dual hours out on a march that featured sand, dunes and some hard areas, proof to be a ideal turf to exam out a bikes. The pilots came divided confident with a setup and are now fervent to put pedal to steel on a start-line that will take place on Sunday with a celebratory starting ramp from a beaches of Magdalena on a Lima seafront.
Raul Castells | Monster Energy Honda Team Manager
We are happy to be in Lima with all prepared to start a Dakar. Everything is prepared: riders, motorcycles and equipment, all really focused on a start of a race, though initial we contingency pass a checks before to a central start. We are confident with how a group has been operative so distant and are gratified with a approach a riders are. They are a really finish and extrinsic team, with members from 6 opposite countries though with good peace and a good atmosphere among them.
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