If anyone is short cutting through Bolivia (which has mind blowing scenery by the way), PM me if you are going through Uyuni, you can pop into our silver mine just up the road and share a drink with like-minded people. Drinks are on me.
Dreaming of Dakar
Everyone has a max speed, 90% of that max speed is much safer and easier, and if that 90% speed isn't fast enough at Dakar, you enter the snowball. - neduro