The only “true” private Italian who came to the finish line to Dakar 1998 is Lorenzo Larry. Others, In fact, had at least one senior waiting for them at the bivouac, While Lorenzo did it all himself. But his Suzuki DR 350, a motorcycle of third hand to him on the occasion by cousin, He betrayed.
"For the first day I took the flat rate for an electrical problem, and was hoping not to finish the race. Here in Dakar is truly magical and forget all the problems of 18 dreadful days. I did sol-because a little’ everyone gave me a hand: the other racers, But even the mechanics at the bivouac. It's great».