In his second Dakar outing, privateer Harith Noah completed 20th within the common standings, on the finish of 12 levels and over 7600 km.
Kerala-based rider Harith Noah has change into the one Indian to finish the 2021 Dakar Rally as he crossed the end line on the finish of Stage 12. The rider managed to complete 20th general after an unbelievable run by 12 levels, which can also be the highest-ranking for any Indian rider in Dakar to this point. Noah entered the rally as a privateer supported by Sherco Racing whereas TVS Racing backed the rider after withdrawing from Dakar on the final minute. This was Harith’s second outing at Dakar and the rider has managed to get unbelievable leads to what was a troublesome rally as a complete for all opponents, new and skilled alike.
After a formidable run by Stage 11 the place he completed at P22, the ultimate stage of the 2021 Dakar Rally was a brief one and noticed the rider full the stage at P19. Stage 11 dropped its personal challenges with navigation being a problem that price him time, whereas his roadbook didn’t present the pace zone, which meant he was using sluggish. Nevertheless, the Indian rider managed to finish the gruelling journey by Saudi Arabia, which is a feat in itself.
Apart from Noah, the 2021 Dakar Rally had two extra Indian riders in participation. This included Hero MotoSport Team Rally’s CS Santosh in addition to privateer Ashish Raorane. Santosh had a crash in Stage 4 and is at the moment in an induced coma. Raorane, alternatively, crashed throughout Stage 5 and was even hospitalised however managed to make a restoration and rejoined the rally in Stage 9 within the Dakar Experience class. The rider will not be eligible for a rating however will likely be taking again helpful expertise from his maiden try.