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
  Driver / Co-driver Car Time Diff.
1 Firdaus Kabirov / Aydar Belyaev Kamaz 29.58.02   
2 Hans Bekx / Edwin Willems DAF 31.39.24  + 1.41.22 
3 Yoshimasa Sugawara / Katsumi Hamura Hino 33.45.32  + 3.47.30 
4 Giacomo Vismara / Claudio Bellina Mercedes Unimog 33.55.02  + 3.57.00 
5 Teruhito Sugawara / Seiichi Suzuki Hino 34.53.48  + 4.55.46 
6 "Miki" Biasion / Giorgio Albiero IVECO 34.59.10  + 5.01.08 
7 Peter Reif / Gunter Pichlbauer MAN 36.10.15  + 6.12.13 
8 Markku Alén / Guido Toni IVECO 36.16.14  + 6.18.12 
9 Jan de Rooy / Dany Colebunders DAF 36.42.44  + 6.44.42 
10 Karl Sadlauer / Franz Mayer MAN 37.06.58  + 7.08.56 
11 Jan Govaere / Mario Gherardyn Ginaf 37.41.07  + 7.43.05 
12 Sergio Chionni / Pietro Fogliani Mercedes Unimog 400 37.51.48  + 7.53.46 
13 Pep Vila / Moi Torrallardona MAN 38.12.27  + 8.14.25 
14 Karel Loprais / Petr Gilar Tatra T 815 39.03.18  + 9.05.16 
15 Gérard de Rooy / Tom Colsoul DAF 40.08.09  + 10.10.07 
16 Maurizio Panseri / Attilio Brevi Daimler VGM 500L 41.15.32  + 11.17.30 
17 Jordi Juvanteny / José-Luis Criado MAN 41.33.51  + 11.35.49 
18 Luisa Trucco / Corrado Pattono Mercedes 41.47.12  + 11.49.10 
19 Lucio Pezzotta / Ivan Zambetti Mercedes 42.00.42  + 12.02.40 
20 Vladimir Tchaguine / Semen Yakubov Kamaz 42.11.05  + 12.13.03 

Times on SS 8
  Driver / Co-driver Car Time Diff.
1 Vladimir Tchaguine / Semen Yakubov Kamaz 6.08.38   
2 Hans Stacey / Eddy Chevaillier MAN 6.26.23  + 17.45 
3 Karel Loprais / Petr Gilar Tatra T 815 6.27.33  + 18.55 
4 Firdaus Kabirov / Aydar Belyaev Kamaz 6.46.59  + 38.21 
5 Hans Bekx / Edwin Willems DAF 6.50.39  + 42.01 
6 André de Azevedo / Luiz-Antonio Azevedo Tatra 6.51.34  + 42.56 
7 Giacomo Vismara / Claudio Bellina Mercedes Unimog 6.59.37  + 50.59 
8 Teruhito Sugawara / Seiichi Suzuki Hino 7.00.20  + 51.42 
9 Yoshimasa Sugawara / Katsumi Hamura Hino 7.01.56  + 53.18 
10 Wulfert van Ginkel / Bas Herweijer Ginaf 7.03.33  + 54.55 
11 Jan de Rooy / Dany Colebunders DAF 7.05.50  + 57.12 
12 Peter Reif / Gunter Pichlbauer MAN 7.23.15  + 1.14.37 
13 Luisa Trucco / Corrado Pattono Mercedes 7.25.54  + 1.17.16 
14 Sergio Chionni / Pietro Fogliani Mercedes Unimog 400 7.30.55  + 1.22.17 
15 Gérard de Rooy / Tom Colsoul DAF 7.32.06  + 1.23.28 
16 Maurizio Panseri / Attilio Brevi Daimler VGM 500L 7.32.25  + 1.23.47 
17 Karl Sadlauer / Franz Mayer MAN 7.33.21  + 1.24.43 
18 Pep Vila / Moi Torrallardona MAN 7.34.08  + 1.25.30 
19 Jan Govaere / Mario Gherardyn Ginaf 7.40.08  + 1.31.30 
20 Zsolt Darazsi / Robert Tagai MAN 7.41.55  + 1.33.17