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Old 09-05-2012, 07:14 AM   #249
wilkinsonk
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Originally Posted by ZequeArgentina View Post
Well informed media in Argentina says HRC team will be present in Pharaons rally in October.
Not Morocco (as some speculated here), but Pharaons.

I guess it will be the timing for testing HRC Dakar proto bike.
Wouldn't this also make a little more sense strategically than debuting the bikes at Morocco? If I remember correctly, Coma and Despres will contest Morocco and not Egypt so this would mean that HRC could roll out the bikes at a big event but not have the added pressure of having KTM on their backs the whole time. There's only a two week difference between the races, so Egypt does not buy them that much more time to make adjustments than Morocco.

Thoughts?
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