Thursday, January 18, 2018
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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...

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...

Sainz on a high

What a difference a day makes. In Thursday’s Stage 6, the Dakar competitors left Peru for Bolivia, travelling from Arequipa to La Paz and...

Loeb exits Dakar as well

The 2018 Dakar Rally continues to take no prisoners with another high-profile driver retiring on Stage 5. After Sam Sunderland was forced to abandon...

Sunderland abandons from lead

The 330km special stage pushed the athletes and their machines to the limit on the route around San Juan de Marcona in Peru. In the...

Dakar dream over for Bryce Menzies

American Bryce Menzies became one of the first major casualties of the 2018 Dakar Rally after crashing his Mini just six kilometres into the...

Peterhansel wins 13th Dakar title

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...

Sébastien Loeb took the overall lead after Dakar’s Stage 8

Heavy rains and an overflowed river meant yet another route modification at Dakar Rally 2017. Tuesday’s leg was eventually divided in two parts with...

Sébastien Loeb with second win in a shortened Dakar Stage 5

The famous Dakar Rally weather has struck again with heavy rain to force a premature end to Stage 5. Competitors halted after 219 of...