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Terranova breaks new ground for Argentina

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Orlando Terranova delighted the home crowd here on Tuesday by becoming the first Argentinian driver to win a stage of the Dakar Rally. 

BMW's Orlando Terranova of Argentina competes during the Stage 10 of the Dakar 2013 between Cordoba and La Rioja, Argentina, on January 15, 2013.

The 33-year-old BMW driver - competing in his seventh Dakar Rally - came home 2min 07sec ahead of Monday's stage winner Nani Roma in a Mini and the latter's team-mate and defending champion Stephane Peterhansel was third another 12sec adrift.

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