LEG 9 / SS 8 - 8 January 2005
Tidjikja - Atâr Liaison 3 km / SS 361 km / Liaison 35 km Total distance 399 km 

Overall classification after SS 8
  Competitor Make Time Diff.
1 Fabrizio Meoni KTM 660 Rally 23.43.32   
2 Cyril Despres KTM 660 Rally 23.44.27  + 55 
3 Marc Coma KTM 660 Rally 23.46.23  + 2.51 
4 Alfie Cox KTM 660 Rally 23.47.56  + 4.24 
5 Isidre Esteve KTM 660 R 23.51.41  + 8.09 
6 Pal-Anders Ullevalseter KTM 660 23.54.56  + 11.24 
7 David Fretigné Yamaha 450 WR - 2WD 23.58.02  + 14.30 
8 Andy Caldecott KTM 660 24.03.21  + 19.49 
9 Giovanni Sala KTM 660 Rally 24.29.20  + 45.48 
10 Chris Blais KTM 660 Rally 24.44.30  + 1.00.58 
11 Jean de Azevedo KTM 660 24.48.01  + 1.04.29 
12 Marek Dabrowski KTM 660 R 25.26.40  + 1.43.08 
13 Kellon Walch KTM 25.40.47  + 1.57.15 
14 Jacek Czachor KTM 660 R 25.41.38  + 1.58.06 
15 Jean Brucy KTM 660 Rally 25.43.17  + 1.59.45 
16 David Casteu KTM 660 25.46.06  + 2.02.34 
17 Michel Marchini KTM 660 R 26.44.35  + 3.01.03 
18 Matteo Graziani KTM 450 26.46.30  + 3.02.58 
19 Scot Harden KTM 660 27.06.56  + 3.23.24 
20 Alain Duclos KTM 450 R 27.13.00  + 3.29.28 

Times on SS 8
  Competitor Make Time Diff.
1 Isidre Esteve KTM 660 R 5.14.10   
2 Fabrizio Meoni KTM 660 Rally 5.15.39  + 1.29 
3 Pal-Anders Ullevalseter KTM 660 5.18.19  + 4.09 
4 Andy Caldecott KTM 660 5.22.20  + 8.10 
5 Alfie Cox KTM 660 Rally 5.23.55  + 9.45 
6 Giovanni Sala KTM 660 Rally 5.25.42  + 11.32 
7 Cyril Despres KTM 660 Rally 5.25.50  + 11.40 
8 Marek Dabrowski KTM 660 R 5.27.19  + 13.09 
9 Chris Blais KTM 660 Rally 5.27.22  + 13.12 
10 Jean de Azevedo KTM 660 5.27.40  + 13.30 
11 Michel Marchini KTM 660 R 5.27.46  + 13.36 
12 Marc Coma KTM 660 Rally 5.28.02  + 13.52 
13 Jean Brucy KTM 660 Rally 5.28.13  + 14.03 
14 Kellon Walch KTM 5.29.12  + 15.02 
15 David Fretigné Yamaha 450 WR - 2WD 5.30.32  + 16.22 
16 Alain Duclos KTM 450 R 5.39.43  + 25.33 
17 David Casteu KTM 660 5.41.11  + 27.01 
18 Jacek Czachor KTM 660 R 5.42.21  + 28.11 
19 Orlando Terranova KTM 660 R 5.43.29  + 29.19 
20 Matteo Graziani KTM 450 5.46.14  + 32.04