Filters 2005

Sort by:

News:

Posted in:

Article types:

Clear all filters

Most recent DAKAR news articles:

Mon 17 Jan 2005
Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage 16 report

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage 16 report

Seventh place overall for Carlos Sousa Team Nissan France Dessoude placed the 2003 Pickup in seventh place in the overall classification. A fine performance for the Portuguese driver, who will nevertheless have some regrets. As for ...

Dakar: Volkswagen stage 16 report

Dakar: Volkswagen stage 16 report

Volkswagen writes Dakar Rally history Almost a quarter of a century to the day, Volkswagen again writes Dakar Rally history: In 1980, Volkswagen was the first German manufacturer to win the Dakar Rally. Twenty five years later with the ...

Dakar: Nissan stage 16 report

Dakar: Nissan stage 16 report

Giniel de Villiers, with the Nissan Pickup N-05, gives the Nissan Rally Raid Team a magnificent 4th place in the overall classification The final special stage, and the last timed sector around the Rose Lake. Ari Vatanen and Giniel de Villiers set...

Dakar: Mitsubishi stage 16 report

Dakar: Mitsubishi stage 16 report

Mitsubishi Motors Claims Record-Breaking Fifth Consecutive Dakar Victory and 10th Overall Win Peterhansel takes Dakar honors for second time Alphand second overall in debut Dakar outing with Mitsubishi Dream one-two finish and three Pajero / ...

Dakar: X-raid BMW stage 16 report

Dakar: X-raid BMW stage 16 report

The Last Loop Our goal for this year's Dakar was a place in the top-ten. 17 days of competition, 16 tough stages, more than 9,000 kilometres, sand, sweat and more now lie behind the drivers. 'A Dakar is never easy', these words have been heard...

Dakar: Yamaha stage 16 report

Dakar: Yamaha stage 16 report

David Frétigné fifth overall and 450 class winner David Frétigné (Yamaha WR450F - Yamaha MF Gauloises Ipone) got off to a perfect start in the prestigious last stage around Lac Rose, Dakar and led for most of the special. Finally David ...

Dakar: KTM stage 16 report

Dakar: KTM stage 16 report

A bitter victory for a "blue" guy from KTM Just how often does a sportsman imagine the moment when he will actually claim a victory he has desired for years? For sure, Cyril Despres must have imagined this moment a lot different. For the first...

Dakar: Face to Face, day 17

Dakar: Face to Face, day 17

Face to Face The Dakar Magazine January 16, 2005 Everyday feelings of those who are not specially famous but who dare the challenge and give a dream for those who stay behind... Bertil Marcusson - Scandinavia - 058 "My rally is the...

Dakar: Repsol teams stage 16 report

Dakar: Repsol teams stage 16 report

Mitsubishi and Repsol win the Dakar 2005 Peterhansel and Alphand achieved an excellent one-two finish with Roma in sixth place Marc Coma takes an outstanding second place in motorbikes and Esteve finishes fourth The extraordinary one-two ...

Dakar: Stage 16, finale report

Dakar: Stage 16, finale report

First triumph for Despres, Peter doubles On an edition deeply touched by the tragic deaths of Fabrizio Meoni and José Manuel Perez, the Telefonica Dakar 2005 crowned Frenchman Cyril Despres (KTM) in the bike race. On four wheels, Stephane ...

Dakar: Alfie Cox stage 16 report

Dakar: Alfie Cox stage 16 report

Cox does it again!! South African off road hero and cross-country motorcycle specialist, Alfie Cox, has yet again proved his excellence by finishing third in the 2005 Telefónica Dakar race today. Everyone predicted that with the short...

Dakar: Stage 16 Dakar Loop quotes

Dakar: Stage 16 Dakar Loop quotes

Motorcycles Cyril Despres (FRA -- KTM -- Dakar winner) - 002 Yesterday night, I was wondering what feeling I would have on the podium. If sadness was bigger than joy. Well it's mixed. I am very proud of having held my promise by placing a 'blue...

Dakar: Stage 16 Dakar Loop notes

Dakar: Stage 16 Dakar Loop notes

Stage 16: Dakar to Dakar January 16, 2005 Liaison 37 km - Special 31 km Total 68 km Apart from a handful of competitors capable of moving one or two places further up in the "overall" ranking and so interested in gaining a few seconds, the ...

Dakar final standings - Bike

Dakar final standings - Bike

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar final standings - Car

Dakar final standings - Car

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar final standings - Truck

Dakar final standings - Truck

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar stage 16 results - Bike

Dakar stage 16 results - Bike

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar stage 16 results - Car

Dakar stage 16 results - Car

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar stage 16 results - Truck

Dakar stage 16 results - Truck

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar: Nissan stage 15 report

Dakar: Nissan stage 15 report

Giniel de Villiers claims Nissan's fifth stage victory on the 2005 Dakar After Ari Vatanen yesterday, Giniel de Villiers gave Nissan another stage victory, its 5th on the 27th edition of the Dakar (and his second of the event). The team was all...

Dakar: Gauloises Racing stage 15 report

Dakar: Gauloises Racing stage 15 report

With one final stage to go, Cyril Despres moved closer to his first ever Dakar victory in the bike category. The Frenchman added a second special success to his 2005 record on the stage between Tambacounda and Dakar (225km of special). Despres now...

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage 15 report

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage 15 report

Carlos Sousa sets the 3rd fastest time, while Benoît Rousselot is once more fastest in T1... A good penultimate Dakar day for Team Nissan France Dessoude. Carlos Sousa set a brilliant 3rd fastest time in today's stage, while Benoît Rousselot...

Dakar: Alfie Cox stage 15 report

Dakar: Alfie Cox stage 15 report

Dakar at last A Telefónica Dakar event loaded with drama, pain and sorrow, but South Africa's Alfie Cox, racing for the Gauloises KTM Team today not only protected his team's leading rider, but also ensured his third place overall. This...

Dakar: Mitsubishi stage 15 report

Dakar: Mitsubishi stage 15 report

Dakar dream result within sight... The Mitsubishi Pajero / Montero Evolution crews of Stéphane Peterhansel/Jean-Paul Cottret and Luc Alphand/Gilles Picard go into the final leg of the 2005 Telefónica Dakar Rally in dream first and ...

Dakar: Volkswagen stage 15 report

Dakar: Volkswagen stage 15 report

Volkswagen on podium course entering final day Volkswagen strengthened third and fifth positions overall, one day before the finish, on today's final cross-country stage of the Dakar Rally: Despite starting from an unfavourable 42nd position ...

Dakar: X-raid BMW stage 15 report

Dakar: X-raid BMW stage 15 report

No more major surprises today. As expected, the second to last competition day of this year's Dakar Rally brought no more major surprises and there weren't any changes in the standings of the top drivers on the fast, 225 kilometre special ...

Dakar standings after stage 15 - Bike

Dakar standings after stage 15 - Bike

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar standings after stage 15 - Car

Dakar standings after stage 15 - Car

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar standings after stage 15 - Truck

Dakar standings after stage 15 - Truck

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar stage 15 results - Bike

Dakar stage 15 results - Bike

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar stage 15 results - Car

Dakar stage 15 results - Car

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar stage 15 results - Truck

Dakar stage 15 results - Truck

Pos Num Drivers Nat Make/Model Team Time Gap to 1st Penalties --- --- --------------------------------- --- --------------------- ----------------------- ---------- ----------...

Dakar: KTM stage 15 report

Dakar: KTM stage 15 report

Cyril Despres gets ready He had no other choice today. Cyril Despres had to attack in order to ward off a possible attack from Marc Coma, his strongest opponent for an overall victory. The Frenchman focused with all his strength and will and he...

Dakar: Stage 15 report

Dakar: Stage 15 report

Despres and 'Peter' close in on triumph! With one final stage to go, Cyril Despres moved closer to his first ever Dakar victory in the bike category. The Frenchman added a second special success to his 2005 record on the stage between ...

Dakar: Stage 15 Tambacounda to Dakar quotes

Dakar: Stage 15 Tambacounda to Dakar quotes

Motorcycles Cyril Despres (FRA -- KTM -- Stage winner) - 002 Alfie's (Cox) presence with the Spaniards helped me a lot. He waited for me and was riding rather slowly and that made them lose time. It was a real team race, very tactical. But I...

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage 13 report

Dakar: Nissan Dessoude stage 13 report

Carlos Sousa suffers brake problems... Benoît Rousselot breaks a wheel shaft A subdued day for Team Nissan France Dessoude. Carlos Sousa had some brake problems, but this did not stop him from setting the seventh-fastest time. Benoît Rousselot...

Latest headlines

WSROne giant leap22/07/2014 05:10

Latest photos

Latest videos

Latest headlines

Latest photos

Grid girlEUROF3MoscowGrid girl14/07/2014 08:41

Latest videos

Latest photos

Cesar RamosBSSZandvoortCesar Ramos06/07/2014 06:40

Latest videos