The Motorsport World Dakar Rally Special Edition Is Now On Sale

Motorsport World have brought out a Dakar Rally Special edition. It is now on sale at Spar Pick n Pat – garage shops and airports The Dakar Rally is considered by many to be the most dangerous, most difficult, and most grueling race on the planet … And for good reason. Dakar is a vicious…

Peugeot To Leave Dakar After 2018

Paris – Peugeot announced on Tuesday that next year’s Dakar Rally will be their last, despite Stephane Peterhansel winning two consecutive car titles for the French team. The manufacturer returned to the rally in 2015 and swept the 2017 podium in Buenos Aires in January, with Peterhansel beating fellow Frenchmen Sebastien Loeb and Cyril Despres….

Honda Team Head For Dakar

The Dakar Rally draws closer for Monster Energy Honda Team with the loading of the vehicles in the port of Le Havre. The ship transporting all the team’s equipment is bound for the port of Lima and is due to arrive in a month’s time. With the details of the 40th edition of the Dakar…

Monster Energy Honda Team Celebrates ‘Dakar Day’ 2018

There was a great atmosphere and good vibes at the Dakar Day, the annual meeting which Monster Energy Honda Team and their riders held for the press at the Honda Security Institute facility in Barcelona. If you wished to experience the full-on Dakarian environment, as lived by the Monster Energy Honda Team, look no further…

Mini Completes Successful Dakar Trial

Rallye OiLibya du Maroc provided race action right up to the final Leg 5 of this six day racing spectacle. With the competitors crossing the finish line at Erfoud, it was the MINI Family members who were celebrating loudest from the fact all seven MINI cars completed what was a tough but enthralling race. Rallye…

De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Remain In Contention At Rally China

10th on stage for Giniel de Villiers / Dirk von Zitzewitz after missed waypoint. ALXA, INNER MONGOLIA – The 410 km-long Stage 3 of the Dakar Series: China Rally proved to be an interesting one for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA. Giniel de Villiers and navigator Dirk von Zitzewitz missed a waypoint early in the stage,…

Monster Team Ready For Baja

The Baja Aragón – one of Europe’s legendary offroad races – kicks off this week with the Monster Energy Honda Team poised to enter the fray. Incumbent champion Joan Barreda lines up alongside French team-mate Michael Metge, third in last year’s edition. Monster Energy Honda Team return once again to the action. After taking part…

Toyota Gazoo Start Dakar Planning

Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa has made the decision not to take part in this year’s Silkway Rally, in order to focus on the development of their race-proven Toyota Hilux, with Dakar 2018 in mind. Both Giniel de Villiers and Leeroy Poulter were originally scheduled to compete in the mammoth event, but will now no…

Honda Dakar Team Vow To Fight On

After a fortnight competing in the world’s toughest race, Monster Energy Honda Team’s campaign ends with a positive scorecard. Throughout the ten disputed stages, the team have clearly shown all the necessary requisites to triumph in the Dakar. The battle goes on. Joan Barreda, the Monster Energy Honda Team ace, comes away from the Dakar…

Peterhansel wins 13th Dakar title

Rally legend defeats Loeb while Sunderland takes UK’s first win. Saturday’s 64km timed special stage between Rio Cuarto and Buenos Aires concluded Dakar Rally 2017 and its 9,000km route through South America. Car Stéphane Peterhansel edged Sebastien Loeb overall (+5’13) to take his Dakar victory No 13 with their Team Peugeot Total teammate Cyril Despres…