The Baja Iraty Quad Race, organized by Soule Quad Passion, welcomed the best Enduro specialists and saw the Outlaw 525 dominate the technical Pyrenean trails, taking all three podium spots.
Nineteen-year-old Polaris Racer, Bastien Paquereau, showed his racing intelligence by winning his first main racing event. His mentor, Thierry Chevrot, an Enduro master, managed to keep his Second place even after couple tire punctures. Third place belonged to Christophe Paquereau on his private Outlaw 525. Betty Kraft, coming off her two consecutive wins at Dakar and Rallye des Gazelles, took fifth overall.
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