ARTICLES RELATING TO GINIEL DE VILLIERS

2020 Dakar ticket up for grabs at 'Africa's toughest rally'

2019-06-12 09:26

Toyota South Africa will put their weight behind the 'Road to Dakar' initiative at the 2019 Botswana 1000 Desert Race. This race-within-a-race offers privateer crews the opportunity to win a free entry to the world’s toughest automotive race, the Dakar Rally.

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The spectacular sand dunes of Peru were the perfect backdrop for the first few stages of the 2019 Dakar Rally, but they also brought many challenges for the competitors.

The spectacular sand dunes of Peru were the perfect backdrop for the first few stages of the 2019 Dakar Rally, but they also brought many challenges for the competitors.

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Loeb wins Dakar Rally 2nd stage, de Villiers leads overall

2019-01-09 06:39

Sebastien Loeb showed his mettle in the Peruvian dunes where he crashed out last year by winning the Dakar Rally second stage.

Final hurdles out of the way - Toyota SA all set for 2019 Dakar rally

2019-01-07 11:13

It is all systems go for Toyota Gazoo Racing SA, as all the final hurdles prior to the start of Dakar 2019 have now been cleared.

Dakar 2019: Toyota SA to field three updated Hilux racing bakkies

2018-11-26 13:34

Toyota SA’s team for Dakar 2019 has been announced to tackle the world’s most gruelling automotive race in January next year

New race winners, top contenders turns the Harrismith 400 leg of the South African Cross Country Series on its head

2018-09-18 10:38

The Harrismith 400, the fifth and penultimate round of the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS) caused havoc with new race winners emerging while a few top contenders will have to return to the drawing board for the final round of the season.

Maiden cross-country victory for Toyota SA's Lategan and White at Atlas Copco 400

2018-08-06 09:01

Toyota Gazoo Racing SA's Henk Lategan and navigator Barry White raced their Hilux to a maiden overall ahead of team mates Giniel de Villiers and Dennis Murphy who were forced to retire.

De Villiers tops SACCS championship after successive wins

2018-05-15 09:26

Reigning SA champion and Dakar Rally legend Giniel de Villiers has scored back to back wins in the South African Cross Country Series, topping the championship table.

Toyota Gazoo SA ready to tackle Doha

2018-04-14 12:00

Toyota Gazoo Racing South Africa will be fielding two cars at the Qatar Cross-Country Rally, which gets under way in Doha on Sunday.

World's toughest race: Two podium spots for Toyota SA at the Dakar Rally

2018-01-21 11:50

'We brought the Toyota Hilux home on the podium, just behind our team mates Al-Attiyah and Baumel. What a fantastic feeling!' said Giniel De Villiers at the finale of the 2018 Dakar Rally.

 

WATCH: Fernando Alonso gets to grips with Toyota's Dakar Hilux

2019-03-28 09:55

"The car feels great, very good grip, good balance, good power and braking as well. Everything feels amazing," says Fernando Alonso as he tests Toyota's Dakar Hilux in South Africa.

Al-Attiyah regains 2019 Dakar lead on drama-filled 3rd stage

2019-01-10 06:33

Dakar Rally great Stephane Peterhansel won a drama-filled third stage on Wednesday in which defending champion Carlos Sainz and overnight leader Giniel de Villiers got stuck in the dunes and lost major time.

Giniel de Villiers leads Dakar as Loeb wins Stage 2

2019-01-08 20:15

Frenchman Sebastien Loeb claimed victory in the second stage of the Dakar Rally as South Africa's Giniel de Villiers leads the epic race.

WATCH: All roads lead to the 2019 Dakar Rally

2019-01-04 08:32

It's all systems go for Dakar 2019 as crews gather in Lima in final preparation for the epic ten-day race through the dunes of Peru.

Dakar Rally build-up: Toyota SA set for 2018 Moroccan Rally

2018-10-01 11:19

Toyota Gazoo Racing SA has entered three crews for the 2018 Rally of Morocco, the penultimate round of the 2018 FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies.

'It will be a challenging track' - SA's Dakar legend Giniel de Villiers designs tough Red Bull box-cart course

2018-09-11 08:39

Designed by South Africa’s Dakar legend, Giniel de Villiers, Red Bull downhill course in Sandton is set to offer serious challenges for both driver and cart.

Clean sweep for Toyota after dominant display at Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1 000 Desert Race

2018-06-25 17:33

It was a clean sweep for Toyota at the 2018 Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1 000 Desert Race as Giniel de Villiers and co-driver Dennis Murphy took the overall honours for the second year running.

Battlefields 400: De Villiers, Murphy tighten grip on SA Cross-Country leaderboard

2018-05-08 12:46

Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Giniel de Villiers consolidated his championship position in the 2018 SA Cross-Country Series by making it two wins from two starts.

Toughest Dakar Rally yet: Incredible end to world’s most gruelling race

2018-01-21 19:31

'It was almost a fairy tale ending, no one could have possibly scripted the finale of the 2018 Dakar Rally that well,' writes John Floyd as the world's toughest race comes to an end.

2018 Dakar Rally: Giniel de Villiers 3rd overall as all 7 SA racers finish

2018-01-20 19:53

South Africa’s Giniel de Villiers took the final car stage of the Dakar Rally to fend off Stephane Peterhansel in their battle for third overall.

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