How aerodynamics plays a huge role in the World Rallycross Championship

2020-02-12 12:00

Junaid Samodien divulges in the intricacies of why aerodynamics are so vital to the World Rallycross Championship.

#Dakar2020 | Troubled, but undeterred - Hennie de Klerk ready for fightback after early issues

2020-01-06 15:00

"That was not quite the first Dakar day we'd expected," says Hennie de Klerk after troublesome opening day.

WATCH | The meerkats are back, this time they 'steal' Giniel's Toyota Dakar Hilux

2020-01-03 10:04

Those adorable, cheeky little meerkats are back, and this time they steal Giniel de Villiers' Dakar ride and go for a little spin.

Former F1 driver Alonso aims to make history in a SA-built Hilux as Dakar Rally set to take off in Saudi

2020-01-03 07:12

Spanish driver Fernando Alonso is aiming to create history as the first Formula One world champion to win the Dakar Rally when the 12-day marathon gets underway in Saudi Arabia on Sunday.

Dakar Rally to help Saudi tourism push: sports chief

2019-12-17 08:01

Saudi Arabia's sports chief said Monday the controversial 2020 Dakar Rally, to be hosted by the country for the first time, will help showcase the austere kingdom's tourism potential.

Off to Parys for the SA National Cross Country Series finals

2019-10-16 07:00

The sixth and final round of the 2019 South African National Cross Country Series will take place on 1 and 2 November at Parys in the Free State, although final standings still have to be decided.

Alonso steps out of comfort zone as Dakar challenge awaits

2019-10-01 13:55

Two-time Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso is intent on becoming the best in yet another motorsport discipline: rally raid, reports Sean Parker

Toyota Gazoo Racing's Al-Attiyah wins 2019 Silk Way rally

2019-07-17 09:06

After traversing Russia's forests, the Mongolian steppe and the deserts of northern China, Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah finally claimed victory in the "big and beautiful" Silk Way Rally.

Schalk Burger takes the TDR 1000 in his stride

2019-06-27 12:50

Besides the Dakar, which has now taken on legendary status among the off-road racing fraternity, there is another equally epic event that appears annually. The coveted TDR or Botswana Toyota Desert 1000.

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.

 

Dakar2020 | De Villiers on Stage 2 win: 'We needed to get back into the game'

2020-01-07 06:22

South African Giniel de Villiers praised co-driver Alex Haro's navigational skills after the duo won the second stage of the Dakar, moving into the top ten of the general classification.

WATCH | Another silly Toyota ad - Here's why Saudi's heat will have nothing on Giniel de Villiers at the Dakar

2020-01-04 09:00

How far would you go for the job you love? Because Giniel de Villiers has no problem sitting in a sauna fully dressed.

Dakar 2020 | Here are all the drivers for team Toyota Gazoo Racing

2020-01-03 07:30

Toyota Gazoo Racing is ready for the new Dakar challenge in Saudi Arabia. Here are the drivers who'll be taking up arms for the team.

WATCH | This Toyota SA rally sand test ad with Giniel de Villiers for the #Dakar2020 is so dry, but absolutely funny

2020-01-02 15:00

Here's how Toyota Gazoo Racing and Giniel de Villiers prepared for the sandy conditions of Saudi Arabia.

Neuville keeps outside title hopes alive in Catalonia

2019-10-26 19:30

Belgium's Thierry Neuville in a Hyundai opened up a 21.5-second lead at the Rally of Catalonia on Saturday to keep his outside championship hopes alive but Estonia's Ott Tanak remained on course to clinch a first world title.

Moroccan Rally: Toyota Gazoo's Al-Attiyah wins stage two

2019-10-07 11:06

The Toyota Gazoo Racing SA team occupied the top two spots in the overall classification of the Rally of Morocco after Nasser Al Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel won the second stage.

Litchenburg 400 has new winners following its special vehicle categroy

2019-09-16 11:46

The Lichtenburg 400 took its toll on competitors in the Special Vehicle category with more than half the field having to call it a day before reaching the chequered flag.

120 cars, epic locations, David Hasselhoff - is the extreme Gumball 3000 the world's craziest motor rally?

2019-07-06 13:41

From Mykonos to Ibiza: 120 cars will travel the 4828km stretch for this year's legendary and controversial Gumball 3000.

Visser wins "toughest" Toyota Desert Race 1000 yet

2019-06-24 15:57

The 2019 Toyota 1000 Desert Race will long be remembered as one of the toughest on record, thanks partly to the move to the area around Selebi-Phikwe, in eastern Botswana, which played a key roll in the outcome of the race.

Schalk Burger Motorsport prepare for the Berg 400 in readiness for Dakar 2020

2019-04-30 11:42

The Single Country Dakar of 2019 based solely in Peru was the shortest distance and days raced in the history of the event and now Saudi Arabia takes up the reigns.

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