Mark Miller -- from finance expert to professional rally driver
Wolfsburg (14 December 2009). Mark Miller has been a member of the Volkswagen factory team since 2005. The American made his mark at the Dakar Rally with an impressive performance...
American Volkswagen Factory Driver to Tweet Live from the Dakar Rally
Mark Miller attempts to become the first American race winner beginning
Jan. 1 in South America
Herndon, VA (Dec. 14, 2009) -- When it comes to off-road racing, the
TRUCKS: WHO CAN COUNTER KAMAZ?
Real title collectors with seven out of the last eight editions of the
Dakar won by one of theirs, the Kamaz drivers also tend to be vulnerable
when over confident. A steering wheel virtuoso, Vladimir Chagin ...
Proudly South African Navara ready for grueling 2010 Dakar
Boasting a CV of South African built Navaras finishing 4th, 5th and 20th in
the 2009 Dakar Rally, Glyn Hall managed the planning, development, building
and will be responsible for the ...
20 days to the 2010 Dakar Rally
From snow to sand: Volkswagen team is ready for the "Dakar"
Wolfsburg (13 December 2009). Now the going gets tough: The Volkswagen drivers concluded their comprehensive preparations for the latest running of the...
Despite the absence of an official KTM presence at the 2010 Dakar Rally
following recent rule ambiguities, the KTM brand itself will certainly still
In fact, over half of the field will be putting their trust in perfectly
The Lancers are back
Mitsubishi's announcement last February that it was withdrawing from
rally-raid sent shockwaves through the sport. This coming January 1st there
will be no less than five Lancers in Buenos Aires for the start, led by ...
Ruben Faria as Cyril Despres' support rider in the Red Bull Team
Following the longer than expected recovery from a leg injury, which has
called into question his fitness for the forthcoming Dakar, it has been
decided to replace James West with...
Nasser Al-Attiyah: "Volkswagen's 'Dakar' win is a great help"
Wolfsburg (12 December 2009). Volkswagen signed Nasser Al-Attiyah this year. The Arab from Qatar who won last year's FIA Cross Country Rally World Cup contests the Dakar Rally for the...
22 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Wolfsburg (11 December 2009). From high-tech nomads for high-tech nomads: Volkswagen has launched a new iPhone application about the Dakar Rally in Apple's online store today. Under the name of "Volkswagen...
"Dakar" winner Giniel de Villiers and his dream homeland
Wolfsburg (10 December 2009). In January 2009 Giniel de Villiers wrote history for Volkswagen after becoming the first African to win the Dakar Rally and by recording the first victory...
24 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Volkswagen's pioneering achievement in the toughest rally
Wolfsburg (09 December 2009). Thirty-one years ago on 26 December 1978 the first ever Dakar Rally started from the Place du Trocadero. At the same...
Kris Nissen: "Success makes us even more hungry"
Wolfsburg (08 December 2009). A new roll for Volkswagen: The Wolfsburg based
automobile manufacturer starts the 2010 Dakar Rally as defending champions.
Following the first ever victory by a...
French winemaker prepares for the south american dakar
Winemaker Francois Lurton, is driving for the first time in the Dakar
Rally Raid, to take place in Argentina and Chile for the second time
this year. Fifth generation of the Bordeaux Lurton...
International exchange programme
Max Sandritter celebrates double victory in China
A strong showing: Max Sandritter, the "vice" champion in the ADAC Volkswagen
Polo Cup in Germany celebrated an impressive double victory in China. In
29 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Multi-faceted biography characterises multi-talent Carlos Sainz
Wolfsburg (04 December 2009). Carlos Sainz has been a member of Volkswagen's factory line-up for cross-country rally racing since 2005. His ...
King Shocks debuts T5 support truck for 2010 Dakar Rally.
There is a certain type of person who seeks out the road less
traveled. They go out of their way to challenge themselves way beyond
what most people could or would. Some sail around the...
32 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Grande Brasile takes "Dakar" winner Volkswagen to South America
Wolfsburg (01 December 2009). 60 tons of material, 17 support vehicles --
Volkswagen's "Dakar" crew embarked on its voyage across the Atlantic...
DAKAR 2010: READY TO BOARD
For the second consecutive year, the Dakar is welcomed in South America
for a challenge of 9000 kilometres leading the riders and crews on the
roads, the tracks, the mountains and the deserts of Argentina and...
Team Aprilia Giofil will be in the Dakar Rally 2010 with the twin-cylinders Aprilia RXV 4.5
JUST A LITTLE MORE THAN ONE MONTH FROM THE DEPARTURE OF THE DAKAR 2010,
TEAM APRILIA GIOFIL MAKES OFFICIAL ITS PARTICIPATION IN THE RACE IN...
43 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
The "Dakar" technology of the Volkswagen Race Touareg in detail
Wolfsburg (20 November 2009). Project title defence: Volkswagen will again contest the famous Dakar Rally in January. One year after the triumph...
57 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Volkswagen to field five Race Touareg vehicles at 2010 "Dakar"
Wolfsburg (06 November 2009). It is truly a five-star line-up: Volkswagen will field five Race Touareg vehicles at the 2010 Dakar Rally in ...
2010 Dakar: race against time has begun
A little more than two months before the start of the rally, the drivers
and crews carry on preparing registration forms to take part in the
second South American adventure of the Dakar. The race...
2008 Race of Champions runner-up Coulthard teams up with 2009 Dakar winner
* David Coulthard and Giniel de Villiers to compete in ROC All Stars
team in Beijing in November
* 2008 runner-up Coulthard wants ultimate glory at Bird's Nest ...