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Sat 11 Dec 2010
Series Quad preview

Series Quad preview

QUADS: THE SUCCESSION IS OPEN With 32 quads in the Personal Dakar Argentina Chile, the category has set a new record in terms of entries. The forfeit of Marcos Patronelli, injured in training, leaves a wide open path for several ...

Team Aprilia Giofil newsletter

Team Aprilia Giofil newsletter

Thirteen Aprilia to the Dakar 2011 TEAM APRILIA GIOFIL WILL STRONGLY ATTEND TO THE 32ND DAKAR RALLY TO BE HELD FROM JANUARY 1ST TO THE 16TH. FIVE OFFICIAL AND EIGHT PRIVATE RIDERS WILL ASSAULT THE RACE IN SOUTH AMERICA, LEADED BY ...

Volkswagen news

Volkswagen news

24 days until the 2011 Dakar Rally Volkswagen's service at the "Dakar" - perfectly synchronised When Volkswagen starts to the 2011 Dakar Rally with four new Race Touareg 3 vehicles, in addition to the 310-hp cross-country rally prototypes,...

Thu 09 Dec 2010
Volkswagen interview with Kris Nissen

Volkswagen interview with Kris Nissen

25 days until the 2011 Dakar Rally 2011 Dakar Rally: A brief interview with Kris Nissen The Dakar Rally: a technological endurance test, a driving and navigational challenge, a marathon in terms of logistics. In January Volkswagen will...

Fri 03 Dec 2010
Cooper Tire expands Dakar Rally assault for 2011

Cooper Tire expands Dakar Rally assault for 2011

Cooper Tire will back an expanded team in the 2011 Dakar Rally as it aims to go one better than its debut attempt in the 2010 event. The Toyota Cooper Tire outfit finished a magnificent second in the T2 Diesel class and 16th overall in the ...

Sun 28 Nov 2010
Silk Way Rally to run Moscow to Sotchi in 2011

Silk Way Rally to run Moscow to Sotchi in 2011

SILK WAY: Moscow to Sotchi in 2011 The third edition of the " Dakar Series " cornerstone event, the Silk Way Rally, will be run from July 9-16, 2011. The route will begin in the Russian capital city of Moscow and conclude at the host city of the...

Fri 26 Nov 2010
Volkswagen newsletter

Volkswagen newsletter

40 days until the 2011 Dakar Rally The "Dakar" technology of the Volkswagen Race Touareg in detail Extreme desert passages, dizzying heights in the Andes, fast gravel sections - the Dakar Rally remains the longest and toughest test in ...

Series newsletter

Series newsletter

DAKAR 2011: VERSION CRESCENDO This morning the organizers of the Personal Argentina Chile Dakar announced the details of the 2011 edition, the third in South America, which will be run from January 1st through the 16th. This year the route...

Fri 05 Nov 2010
Dakar reconnaissance report

Dakar reconnaissance report

Reconnaissance is complete In October all thoughts in Chile were with the miners of Copiapo, stuck then freed from the entrails of the Atacama Desert, after 69 days under ground. During this time, David Castera and the Dakar reconnaissance ...

Thu 28 Oct 2010
Series newsletter

Series newsletter

The Aussies are coming! This year the "Personal Dakar Argentina Chile" has attracted a record number of Australian competitors. On two wheels or four, they might even improve the quality of the performance through sheer strength of...

Tue 19 Oct 2010
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Team Honda Europe newsletter

Team Honda Europe on the mission! The countdown towards Dakar 2011 runs and will include a severe test in Tunesia. The new rally kit with the revolutionary rear tank has absorbed its first miles. Different riders, including some mechanics in the...

Wed 22 Sep 2010
Volkswagen newsletter

Volkswagen newsletter

Silk Way Rally 2010 Race Touareg passes endurance test - visit by Vladimir Putin Successful endurance test: Volkswagen celebrated a commanding one-two-three exploit at the Silk Way Rally. "Dakar" winner Carlos Sainz (E) together with his ...

Sat 18 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen final stage report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen final stage report

Sainz wins Silk Way Rally - Putin visits Volkswagen Volkswagen celebrated a one-two-three win at the Silk Way Rally through Russia: on the new Race Touareg 3's competitive debut Carlos Sainz and Lucas Cruz (E/E) triumphed in front of their team...

Silk Way Rally: Series final stage report

Silk Way Rally: Series final stage report

THE MASTER AND THE LITTLE TSAR Before hosting the 2014 Winter Olympic games, Sochi welcomed the finish of an outstanding edition of the Silk Way Rally after a long journey through Russia ending on the shores of the Black Sea. After the visit ...

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 7 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 7 report

Sainz/Cruz and Race Touareg 3 on the verge of clinching victory at "Dakar" dress rehearsal The new Volkswagen Race Touareg 3 is on the verge of clinching victory on its rally debut: on the penultimate leg of the Silk Way Rally through Russia,...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 7 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 7 report

GOOD BUT NOT ENOUGH Another long and demanding stage it was on the Silk Way Rally. On the 347kms of the special heading to Maykop, there was still far enough distance for another upset. In the car race, although Nasser Al Attiyah managed to...

Fri 17 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 6 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 6 report

First stage win for Al-Attiyah/Gottschalk in Russia Wolfsburg (16 September 2010). The Volkswagen "Dakar" duos decided the sixth leg of the Silk Way Rally through Russia in their favour by clinching another one-two-three exploit. Nasser ...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 6 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 6 report

BITTER SWEET VICTORY On the way to Elista through the Kalmoukia Desert, Nasser Al Attiyah claimed his very first victory on this edition of the Silk Way Rally. Yet for the Volkswagen driver whose mission was to gain over 15 minutes on Carlos ...

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen news on Vladimir visit

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen news on Vladimir visit

Vladimir Putin visits Volkswagen "Dakar" team Wolfsburg (17 September 2010). A distinguished visitor at the bivouac: the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, paid a brief visit to the Volkswagen "Dakar" team at the Silk Way...

Silk Way Rally: Russian Prime Minister visits event

Silk Way Rally: Russian Prime Minister visits event

VLADIMIR POUTINE VISITS THE SILK WAY RALLY Before taking on the final stage of the Silk Way rally, the competitors of the event received the visit of a prestigious guest. Russian Prime Minister, Vladimir Poutine indeed came to the Maykop bivouac...

Thu 16 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 5 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 5 report

"Dakar" winner Sainz in front again - de Villiers retired Wolfsburg (15 September 2010). Carlos Sainz and Lucas Cruz took the lead again at the dress rehearsal for the Dakar Rally. The Volkswagen duo piloting a Race Touareg 3 at the Silk Way...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 5 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 5 report

GAME OVER FOR DE VILLIERS Giniel De Villiers, struck by an unexpected ditch that sent his Race Touareg on its roof was forced to quit the Silk Way Rally while he was leading the overall standings and after having claimed three stage successes.

Wed 15 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 4 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 4 report

"Dakar" winners amongst themselves: de Villiers in Russia in front of Sainz Wolfsburg (14 September 2010). The lead has changed at the "Dakar" dress rehearsal in Russia: the Volkswagen drivers Giniel de Villiers/Dirk von Zitzewitz (ZA/D) have...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 4 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 4 report

Five the number for De Villiers and Kabirov Giniel De Villiers confirmed on the very demanding stage to Volgograd that he was back at his best. With a third stage success this year, the 2009 Dakar winner also becomes the first man to win five ...

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 3 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 3 report

Volkswagen drivers continue to set the pace in Russia Wolfsburg (13 September 2010). Volkswagen continues to set the pace at its "Dakar" dress rehearsal in Russia with a solid team performance. The 2009 "Dakar" winners decided the third leg of...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 3 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 3 report

DE VILLIERS, BACK IN CONTENTION On the magnificent steppes landscape heading to Lipetsk, Giniel de Villiers claimed his second stage success on the Silk Way Rally despite the tricky navigation expected by all. The 2009 Dakar winner...

Tue 14 Sep 2010
Volkswagen newsletter

Volkswagen newsletter

News and information from all over the world, race weekend 10-12 September 2010. Silk Way Rally 2010 The new "Dakar" Touareg leads in Russia After two of eight classified days of the Silk Way Rally in Russia the new Volkswagen Race Touareg 3...

Mon 13 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 2 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 2 report

Debut: stage win for new Volkswagen "Dakar" Touareg A brilliant competitive debut for the new Volkswagen Race Touareg 3: right on the second leg of its "Dakar" dress rehearsal the 310-hp cross-country rally prototype decided the first special ...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 2 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 2 report

SAINZ IN COMMAND After a first showdown between the favourites of the Silk Way Rally on the way to Staraya Russa, the areas of Smolensk and Viazma were the scene of another fine battle where the four Volkswagens powered to success and where ...

Sat 11 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Series Friday report

Silk Way Rally: Series Friday report

HEADED FOR SOCHI After the technical scrutineering and administrative checks, 43 cars and 16 trucks were authorized to start the second edition of the Silk Way Rally. Drivers and co-drivers representing 25 countries will therefore leave Saint...

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen preview

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen preview

Volkswagen team ready to go for Silk Way Rally through Russia Volkswagen is ready for the "Dakar" dress rehearsal in Russia: the four driver/co-driver duos and the support squad passed technical and document scrutineering for the 2010 Silk Way...

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 1 report

Silk Way Rally: Series stage 1 report

De Villiers hits back Like a year ago, South-Africa's Giniel De Villiers, winner of the 2009 Dakar captured the first special of the Silk Way Rally. The gaps are however bigger than on last year's short Kazan prologue, De Villiers indeed...

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 1 report

Silk Way Rally: Volkswagen stage 1 report

Volkswagen starts into "Dakar" dress rehearsal with one-two lead Volkswagen started to the Silk Way Rally through Russia with a one two-stage lead. On the first leg between St. Petersburg and Staraya Russa the 2009 Dakar Rally winners, Giniel...

Fri 10 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Series Thursday report

Silk Way Rally: Series Thursday report

D-2: A TASTE OF RACING Before a day planned for technical scrutineering and administrative checks on Friday, the crews have progressively arrived at Saint Petersburg and have started to get a taste of the atmosphere^a SAINZ, ALREADY...

Thu 09 Sep 2010
Silk Way Rally: Series preview

Silk Way Rally: Series preview

Jean-Pierre Fontenay: "Until the last kilometre" As soon as the start from St Petersburg on Saturday, the confrontation will begin between the competitors of the second edition of Silk Way Rally, a Dakar Series event for which the course has...

Event news 2010-09-08

Event news 2010-09-08

DAKAR REGISTRATIONS FULL IN THE BIKE CATEGORY Four months ahead of the start of the rally raid and two-and-a-half months before the closing of the registrations, the 2011 edition of the Dakar already has a full house in the bike and quad ...

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