ARTICLES RELATING TO DAKAR RALLY

Alonso set for more testing in SA as 2020 Dakar Rally debut gains traction

2019-08-20 11:50

Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso's will continue testing the Toyota Gazoo Racing Hilux over the next five months over three continents, including the 2019 Harrismith 400 in South Africa.

Dakar Rally to be held in Saudi Arabia in 2020

2019-04-15 15:30

The Dakar Rally will be held in Saudi Arabia from 2020, offering contestants an "unknown landscape and uncharted terrain".

Qatar's al-Attiyah wins third Dakar Rally title

2019-01-17 18:16

Qatar's Nasser al-Attiyah cruised to his third Dakar Rally title owith a 46-minute cushion over second-placed Nani Roma in Lima.

Dakar organisers eye African return in 2020

2018-05-18 18:56

The 2019 Dakar Rally will be run solely in Peru with the start and finish in Lima, adding the race aimed to return to Africa in 2020.

Sainz wins Dakar Rally, Giniel de Villiers 3rd

2018-01-20 22:00

Carlos Sainz has clinched overall victory in the 2018 Dakar Rally when finishing the 14th and final stage around Cordoba in Argentina for his second win in the race.

WATCH: Need to know about the most gruelling off-road race? This is Dakar 2018!

2017-12-18 10:49

The Dakar Rally returns to Peru for the first time since 2013, with the race kicking off in the Peruvian capital of Lima on January 6, 2018. See what the Dakar is all about...

First test: Toyota SA Dakar team put new Hilux Evo through its paces

2016-09-14 14:50

Toyota Gazoo Racing SA are hard at work testing their new Hilux Evo, the vehicle flying the local flag at Dakar 2017.

Sainz wins Stage 7 as new tragedy strikes Dakar

2016-01-10 11:26

Carlos Sainz claimed victory on the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally with Peugeot team mate Sebastien Loeb reclaiming the overall lead on a rain-lashed day which saw the gruelling event suffer another tragedy.

Peterhansel wins Stage 6, leads Dakar Rally

2016-01-08 22:49

Stephane Peterhansel beat Peugeot team mates Carlos Sainz and Sebastien Loeb to take the lead following Stage 6 of the 2016 Dakar Rally in Bolivia.

Peterhansel dominates fourth Dakar stage

2016-01-06 19:57

Stephane Peterhansel kept afloat his bid for a 12th Dakar Rally crown, winning the fourth stage around Jujuy.

 

Headed for Saudi Arabia: New Dakar venue a big win for team Hilux?

2019-04-17 05:15

Temperatures will be brutal, but Saudi Arabia will be a better Dakar racing location for the South African built Hilux bakkie.

'It felt incredible to drive' - F1 veteran Alonso tests Toyota's Dakar Hilux bakkie in SA

2019-03-29 11:25

Former F1 driver Fernando Alonso completed a two-day evaluation test at the wheel of a Dakar Rally-winning Toyota Hilux in South Africa in March.

Peterhansel's Dakar Rally ended on penultimate stage

2019-01-16 16:34

Stephane Peterhansel, a 13-time Dakar Rally champion, quit the race early on the penultimate stage in Peru when sitting fourth overall.

Bolivia follows Chile and slams brakes on 2019 Dakar Rally

2018-05-15 21:36

Bolivia will not host the Dakar Rally in 2019 amid ongoing disagreements with organisers ASO over the race course.

Qatar's Al-Attiyah storms Dakar canyon run

2018-01-08 22:04

Two-time champion Nasser Al-Attiyah blew the field wide open at the Dakar Rally powering his Toyota home ahead of Stephane Peterhansel.

#Dakar2017: Deadly mudslide scraps Stage 9

2017-01-11 09:03

A massive mudslide in northwestern Argentina that killed two people and forced more than 1000 to evacuate has led Dakar Rally organizers to scrap Stage 9.

Dakar Rally: Hirovonen wins Stage 12, Peterhansel close to title

2016-01-16 06:37

Peugeot's Stephane Peterhansel closed in on another Dakar title, holding the overall race lead as Finn Mikko Hirvonen snatched victory in the 12th and penultimate stage.

Loeb leads Dakar Rally at halfway point

2016-01-10 07:30

Rookie Sebastian Loeb is the leader of the Dakar Rally as the gruelling race reached its halfway point.

Loeb builds Dakar lead

2016-01-07 21:06

Former rally champion Sebastien Loeb continued to make light work of his Dakar debut by claiming his third stage win.

2016 Dakar Rally: WRC ace Loeb wins Stage 3

2016-01-06 07:56

Sebastien Loeb's sensational Dakar Rally debut continued when he topped the podium for the second time in two days with victory during Stage 3 of the gruelling 2016 Dakar Rally.

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