Robby Gordon has never shied away from a challenge when it comes to
auto racing. The 36-year-old NASCAR driver spends most of his time in
the seat of a stock car these days, but took time out to compete in the
27th Dakar rally.
After the punishment of Stage 7 and the cancellation of Stage 8, today's
special from Tidjikja to Atar was a refreshing change: high speed across
dunes, with not a stalk of the dreaded camel grass in sight, and a finish
crossing the immense and ...
The truck category of the Dakar Rally looks to be set for even more
excitement than usual in the 2005 edition of the famed cross-country
Pre-prologue in The Netherlands: trucks leaves.
Photo by Team de Rooy.
Kamaz is back with...
The first really long and demanding stage in the 2005 Dakar cross-country rally took its toll as the
competitors on the route from Smara to Zouerat across sand dunes with hidden rocks to the Mauritanian
border where the special ...
The first day of 2005, and the second of the 2005 Dakar Rally, was a
liaison day, and saw the teams travel some 900 km down the Spanish
motorways from Barcelona to Granada, with a checkpoint and a lunch stop
in front of the fans at ...
Mitsubishi will be gunning for a fifth straight victory in the car division
of the 2005 Dakar Rally, and the tenth in the history of the most famous
cross-country rally of all. And the Japanese team has pulled out all the
stops in the pursuit of...
Richard Sainct will be sorely missed at the 2005 Dakar Rally and Nani
Roma has followed Stephane Peterhansel to cars, but there is still no
shortage of challengers ready to claim this year's bike title.
KTM team testing: a tribute to ...