The second rest day in the Siberian capital Novosibirsk, the biggest city after Ulaanbaatar. Participants repair the mechanical damages that came about in Mongolia and prep their cars for the paved roads of Russia.
Meet the Olivares Family, owners of Sand Rail Fabrication, and builders of some of the best off road machines and roll cages in the US. Derek takes on the job of rebuilding the carbs and shares why he became a mechanic.
“The first time we didn’t know what we couldn’t have known.” quips Chris, a veteran of the rally. He returns to Beijing with Derek and Kurht in June 2019 with a new strategy. The novice teams fly to England to meet the organizers.