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.

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.

'I will drive the way I know how' - Sebastien Loeb eyes 2019 Dakar Rally title

2019-01-07 09:05

Sebastien Loeb may never get a better opportunity to win the Dakar Rally but the French driver admits the sand dunes of Peru will present a very different challenge to the mud, snow and asphalt on which he swept to nine world rally titles.

WATCH: All you need to know about the gruelling 2019 Dakar Rally route

2019-01-05 09:00

With 10 stages comprising of road and sand sections, this year's edition of the Dakar rally promises to be the most exciting yet. Here are all the routes explained.

WATCH: Down Syndrome competitor to make Dakar Rally history

2019-01-03 09:45

Lucas Barron will make history on Sunday when he lines up on the Dakar 2019 starting line in Peru, becoming the first person with Down Syndrome to take part in the gruelling race.

Preview: 2018 Dakar Rally

2018-01-05 14:58

Dakar 2018 will kick off on January 6 in Lima, Peru, to initiate 9000km of hard, unrelenting, murderously tough racing in extreme conditions writes Egmont Sippel.


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.

Toyota SA ready to tackle big dunes and special stages of this year's Dakar rally

2019-01-07 09:45

Toyota Gazoo Racing SA has completed the final tests of the new Toyota Hilux, in preparation for this year's edition of the Dakar Rally.

WATCH: Take a look at some of the 2019 Dakar Rally favourites

2019-01-05 13:00

With the 2019 Dakar rally set to take place next week, here are some of the favourites vying for the crown in Peru.

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.

SA's privateer Hennie de Klerk arrives in Peru, ready to race in Dakar 2018

2018-01-06 18:40

TreasuryOne Motorsport's Hennie de Klerk and Gerhard Schutte has arrived in Lima Peru to race their Volkswagen Amarok as they kicked off in the ceremonial of the Dakar 2018 today.

Dump truck falls off mountain: 17 dead

2015-06-10 10:14

South Africa is plagued by bakkie/truck crash deaths - but it's not just a local problem. A dump truck carrying children drove off a cliff - 17 died.

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