A year after the death of the founder of the Dakar, Thierry Sabine the start of the eighth stage of the rally-RAID of 1987 began in the Sahara desert in northeast Niger.
The organizers decided to hold General start of the Tree Thierry Sabine, where were scattered his ashes to the city of Dirk.
A special format of the stage on the wide, sandy plateau was the perfect place to honor the memory of the dearly departed founder of the “Dakar”.
Simultaneously with the SUV way off and trucks. In 1987, in his first “Dakar” victory in the General offset was celebrated by the Finn Ari Vatanen.
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