Things went well during the night for IDEC Sport with the team narrowing the gap and moving up the rankings with eight hours left to go.
During the night, IDEC SPORT regularly moved up the rankings. Starting with Patrice Lafargue, who made up for the problem they had earlier with the alternator. David Zollinger then took over and finished in 21st place. « I managed to keep up a steady pace without getting tired. At night it takes more concentration, but I’m feeling fine, » explained David Zollinger.