ARTICLES RELATING TO DAKAR RALLY

Peugeot return to Dakar Rally

2014-03-26 14:10

French carmaker Peugeot are to compete in the Dakar Rally next year for the first time in 25 years, race organisers have announced.

Giniel storms back on Dakar Day 2

2014-01-07 11:04

South Africa's Giniel de Villiers took his SA-built Toyota Hilux back into serious Dakar contention on Monday, storming back from 27th on Sunday to finish third on Day 2. VIDEO

Giniel second in Dakar rally

2013-01-19 23:36

South African driver Giniel de Villiers has finished second in the Dakar Rally drivers title behind Stephane Peterhansel.

Van Biljon shines in Dakar

2013-01-13 15:46

South Africa's Sarel van Biljon has overcome torrid conditions to win the eighth stage of the Dakar Rally in his category.

French Dakar Rally rider dies

2013-01-11 18:31

A French motorbike rider competing in the Dakar Rally has died after crashing into a Chilean police car, organisers reported.

Dakar preparations on the go

2012-11-27 18:06

That the Dakar is a race of contrasts can be seen on the dockside at Le Havre where the competitors congregate to load the vehicles on the freighter that will take them to Lima.

Dakar riders return satisfied

2012-01-17 19:58

South Africa's Dakar Rally drivers have returned home in good spirits and optimistic of going back for better results next year.

Giniel targets podium finish

2012-01-15 13:56

Giniel de Villiers said it would feel like his second win if he could hold his podium place heading into the final stage of Dakar Rally.

Coma edges closer at Dakar

2012-01-11 21:26

Spain's Marc Coma has reduced the overall lead of rival Cyril Despres to just 16 seconds after the 10th stage of the Dakar Rally.

Coma strikes back in Dakar

2012-01-09 20:55

Defending champion Marc Coma of Spain dealt a major blow to arch-rival Cyril Despres in the eighth stage of the Dakar Rally.

Rider critical after Dakar crash

2012-01-03 18:19

A French motorcyclist is in intensive care after being found unconscious in remote sand dunes during the Dakar Rally in Argentina.

Al-Attiyah wins Dakar Rally

2011-01-15 20:10

Qatar's Nasser al-Attiyah clinched the Dakar Rally on Saturday, ending two years of heartache on the gruelling event.

Sainz cuts Al-Attiyah's lead

2011-01-11 21:26

Defending champion Carlos Sainz won the ninth stage of the Dakar Rally, chopping almost two minutes off Al-Attiyah's lead.

Coma rides to eighth stage win

2011-01-10 21:56

Overall race leader Marc Coma of Spain rode to victory in the eighth stage of the Dakar Rally, a 508km special.

 

Peterhansel wins 6th stage

2014-01-11 09:51

Defending champion Stephane Peterhansel drove to victory on the sixth stage of the Dakar Rally on Friday.

Giniel storms back on Dakar Day 2

2014-01-07 04:49

South Africa's Giniel de Villiers took his SA-built Toyota Hilux back into serious Dakar contention on Monday, storming back from 27th on Sunday to finish third on Day 2. VIDEO

Giniel eyes podium finish

2013-01-18 10:35

Giniel de Villiers looks set to finish on the podium after retaining second place overall in the Dakar Rally in Argentina.

Peterhansel on song in Dakar

2013-01-12 07:44

Stephane Peterhansel has increased his overall lead in the cars competition of the Dakar Rally, with SA's Giniel de Villiers third.

Stander's memory drives Giniel

2013-01-05 12:00

South African Dakar Rally star, Giniel de Villiers, will drive this year's race in memory of compatriot Burry Stander.

Troops rally for Dakar challenge

2012-11-20 15:19

The Race2Recovery team is gearing up to be the first disabled team to complete the gruelling Dakar Rally.

Podium finish for De Villiers

2012-01-15 17:25

South Africa's Giniel de Villiers has finished third in the Dakar Rally's cars category after the completion of the final stage.

Despres pulls clear in Dakar

2012-01-12 21:05

Cyril Despres has claimed his fourth stage win on the Dakar Rally to extend his overall lead over defending motorbike champion Marc Coma.

Despres wins 9th Dakar stage

2012-01-10 20:55

Cyril Despres has regained the upper hand in his ding dong Dakar Rally battle with motorcycle rival Marc Coma.

De Villiers fights back in Rally

2012-01-08 12:41

South Africa's Giniel de Villiers has fought back in the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally in Copiapo, Chile.

New coast-to-coast Dakar Rally

2011-11-08 17:53

The 2012 Dakar Rally will be a coast-to-coast trek from the Argentine city of Mar del Plata to the Peruvian capital Lima.

Coma, Al-Attiyah extend leads

2011-01-12 21:44

Marc Coma and Nasser Al-Attiyah have built up hefty leads after Stage 10 of the Dakar Rally to close in on the overall victory.

Al-Attiyah takes Dakar lead

2011-01-10 22:10

Qatari driver Nasser Al-Attiyah took the overall race lead after winning the eighth stage of the Dakar Rally, a 508km special.

 
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