Toyota Gazoo Racing’s Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel closed to within a mere 24 seconds of the 2020 Dakar Rally lead with a blistering performance on Stage 9 which saw crews travel some 868 kilometres from Wadi Al Dawasir to Haradh in eastern Saudia Arabia.
The crew brought their Toyota Hilux home in a strong position to defend their Dakar crown, posting the second fastest time of the day and losing just 15
seconds to the leaders while gaining 6min 16sec in the overall standings.
We’ll be updating our report on the 2020 Dakar Rally each day: https://blog.toyota.co.uk/2020-dakar-…
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