Wednesday’s Stage 5 of the 40th annual Dakar Rally began in San Juan De Marcona and ended in Arequipa, Peru.
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.
Here’s some of the top video action from Wednesday’s Stage 5:
Stephane Peterhansel extends Dakar Rally lead with Stage 5 win as Sebastien Loeb abandons race.
Joan Barreda Bort pick up his second Dakar Win in Stage 5
Defending Rally winner Eduard Nikolaev increases overall lead with Stage 5 win.
Nicolas Cavigliasso wins Stage 5 in Quads.