Dakar Stage 11 – Price And Brinke The Stars

KTM rider Toby Price of Australia has won the bike stage while Toyota’s Bernhard ten Brinke took stage 11 of the Dakar Rally as defending champion Stephane Peterhansel and his Peugeot teammate Carlos Sainz continued their duel for the overall lead. Price, who was followed by Argentine Kevin Benavides and Frenchman Antoine Meo, moved up…

Dakar Stage 10 – All the news and results

TOBY Price’s hopes of winning the Dakar Rally have taken a severe blow after a disastrous and dramatic Stage 10. All but one of the top six riders in the overall classification lost large amounts of time late in the stage after getting lost in a river bed, while a crash just three kilometres from…

Lorenzo’s Value Takes A Hit

Jorge Lorenzo admits his value in the MotoGP rider market is “not high” after a troubled maiden campaign with Ducati in 2017. The three-time premier class champion joined the Italian manufacturer after nine years with Yamaha, but found the transition from the YZR-M1 to the vastly different Desmosedici a difficult one. Steadily adapting to the…

Sainz Penalty Starts Dakar Controversy

DAKAR Rally car category leader Carlos Sainz has been penalised 10 minutes for allegedly making contact with a quad bike competitor. Dutch rider Kees Koolen accused the leading Peugeot of hitting him and knocking him off his machine at around the 184km mark of Stage 7, the first half of the marathon stage from La…

Dakar Rally Stage 9 Cancelled

DAKAR Rally organisers have decided to cancel Stage 9 of the event on safety grounds. The ninth stage of the event was set to comprise a 755km trek from Tupiza in Bolivia to Salta in Argentina, including a 242km competitive section. Heavy rains have impacted the rally since it arrived in Bolivia late last week,…

Dakar Stage 4 – All The News And Results

It was Stage 4 that turned last year’s Dakar Rally on its head, and 2018 has been no different. A spinal injury has forced reigning motorcycle class winner Sam Sunderland out of the event, while Yamaha claimed a 1-2 on the stage that put France’s Adrien Van Beveren into the lead. Toby Price lost 13…

Al-Attiytah And Sunderland Star On Dakar Day 3

Following a first long stage that enabled initial gaps to be opened on Sunday, the competitors had to tackle the dunes of the Ica Desert for one last time, allowing them to showcase their navigation and dune-crossing talents. There was much time on offer to be made up for the unfortunate participants of the previous…

Peugeot 1-2-3 De Villiers Fourth

Dakar 2018 got down to serious business with a bruising second day across a 263km route of dune racing around the Peruvian port of Pisco, with the event starting out cruel for some as top contenders faltered and crashed and a timing system glitch initially spat out wrong results to get many a hope a…

Joan Barreda Takes The Lead Of The 2018 Dakar Rally.

Blistering performances from Monster Energy Honda Team with the stage victory for Joan Barreda, plus fourth and fifth spots for Michael Metge and Kevin Benavides as the race moves on from Pisco. A rough offroad ride and sand dunes were the order of the day for stage two of the 2018 Dakar Rally. The course…

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