Paulo Goncalves1979-02-05 (age 41)
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KTM rider Toby Price says the eight minutes he spent waiting for the medical helicopter to arrive at the scene of Paulo Goncalves’ fatal Dakar Rally crash were the “longest of my life".
Factory Honda cross-country rider Ricky Brabec has hit out at rival Dakar Rally marque KTM for earning its success “in the office” and “behind closed doors”.
Paulo Goncalves took his first stage win of the 2017 Dakar Rally on the event's penultimate test, as Sam Sunderland maintained his advantage at the head of the standings.
Ricky Brabec kicked off the second week of the Dakar Rally by becoming the sixth different winner in the bike class in as many stages, narrowly beating Paulo Goncalves.
Paulo Goncalves has escaped serious injury after the crash that ruled him out of the Dakar Rally, despite briefly losing consciousness in the fall.
Toby Price stretched his Dakar Rally lead to almost 25 minutes in a shortened marathon stage, as closest rival Paulo Goncalves ground to a halt with mechanical problems.
Paulo Goncalves described himself as "lucky" to come away uninjured after suffering a crash during Monday's eighth stage of the Dakar Rally.
KTM factory rider Toby Price took over from Paulo Goncalves atop the Dakar Rally bikes leaderboard with his fourth stage win of the event on Monday.
Honda rider Paulo Goncalves kept hold of the Dakar Rally lead for bikes, despite stopping to help an injured Matthias Walkner during Saturday's seventh stage.
Honda rider Paulo Goncalves consolidated his lead of the 2016 Dakar Rally as event debutant Antoine Meo clinched his first ever stage victory.
Toby Price closed in on Dakar Rally leader Paulo Goncalves with his third stage win of the event, as Joan Barreda dropped out of contention with engine trouble.
Toby Price says now is the time to pile the pressure on Honda after the Japanese marque dominated the early stages of the Dakar Rally.
KTM rider Toby Price surged up the 2016 Dakar Rally leaderboard with his second stage win on Thursday, as Honda's Paulo Goncalves held the overall lead.
Honda rider Joan Barreda has retaken the lead of the Dakar Rally with his second win of the event on Wednesday's marathon stage.
Honda rider Paulo Goncalves reckons his bid for victory in the 2016 Dakar Rally would've come to a premature end if Sunday's stage wasn't called off due to bad weather.