Dakar Rally Stage 4 video highlights: Cars, Trucks, Quads and Motorcycles

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Tuesday’s Stage 4 of the 40th annual Dakar Rally – and the 10th consecutive year the world’s most arduous endurance race has been held in South America – in a circuitous route that began and ended in San Juan de Marcona.

The Rally will continue on through January 20, with 14 stages and nearly 5,600 miles to be traversed across Peru, Bolivia and ending up in Argentina.

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Here’s some of the top video action from Tuesday’s Stage 4:


France’s Sebastien Loeb took Stage 4 for the cars, but it’s his fellow countryman, Stephane Peterhansel, with the overall lead.


France’s Adrien van Beveren and his Yamaha took Stage 4 of bikes and maintains the overall lead.


Russia’s Eduard Nikolaev narrowly misses out on the Stage 4 win, but the reigning Dakar champion, was able to maintain his slim overall lead.


Sergei Kariakin picked up his first win in Stage 4 of quads, but still trails overall leader Ignacio Casale.