Saturday, January 20, 2018
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Walkner: “It can all change quickly”

The competitors have finally reached Córdoba, the home of rally in Argentina and final destination for the 2018 Dakar Rally. Stage 13 was the last...

Terrain, tiredness and bad weather

Safety concerns, unfortunately, ruled out any racing for the bike and quad riders on the second marathon stage of the 2018 Dakar Rally. The cars...

Dakar: Stage 12 cancelled for bikes and quads

Stage 12 of the 2018 Dakar was cancelled for two of the participating categories. The bike and quad riders will travel normally through the...

Carlos Sainz one day closer to glory

After Tuesday’s unforgiving day a number of broken riders and drivers turned up for the start line of the 280km special stage from Salta...

Walkner is the new bikes’ leader

Stage 10 saw the 2018 Dakar Rally tackle Argentinian sand dunes and riverbeds between Salta and Belén. After several days in the rain, hot...

Scandal at Dakar: Sainz with a 10’ penalty, Koolen threatens to...

A scandal broke out at the Dakar Rally after an alleged incident during stage 7 between Carlos Sainz and quad driver Kees Koolen. The...

Pierre Budar is Matton’s successor at Citroen Racing

Pierre Budar succeeds Yves Matton, who joins the FIA as FIA Rally Director. Years ago he initiated the Citroen return to the WRC. The...

FIA appoints Yves Matton for rally director

Yves Matton has been appointed FIA Rally Director and will take up his position at the Federation’s Geneva offices on 7 February 2018. Matton...

Teemu Suninen to drive 8 WRC rounds with M-Sport

Teemu Suninen and Mikko Markkula will drive for M-Sport in 8 rounds of the 2018 World Rally Championship (WRC). With his Fiesta in essentially the...

Mister Dakar bounces back

Today’s Stage 8 was the second part of the ‘marathon stage’ that left the competitors without assistance overnight. With 498 km of racing, it...