Following Marc Coma’s withdrawal from the Dakar 2013, Cyril Despres’ chances of winning the title a fifth time have certainly improved… but the competition for the French rider could be even stronger.
Honda Team HRC announces it will be sending three bikers to the upcoming desert classic.
Honda steps into the fray as an official motorcycle manufacturer to take the fight to KTM
Dakar ASO press release
Mikko Jalonen, Dakar correspondent