Originally Posted by HogWild
They have to rely on their riding skills and luck to save themselves when a surprise comes up, which often isn't enough. The roadbooks shows many of the worst hazards, but it's impossible to show them all.
and if something happens to the Rally Org's faves they will re-route the rally and give time back to those that ran head long into mud at speed.
Ok, back to Robby Gordon!!
If he sold the full Dakar team I bet that would fund any Nascar runs for 2013. Daytona and the road courses I'd think, he's got an honest chance to win those.