Ickx's duel with the desert - video

Former star of the Formula 1 and Le Mans felt a different man following his first experience on Dakar.

Belgium's Jacky Ickx, a star of the Formula 1 and Le Mans circuits, made his Dakar debut in 1981 as part of a challenge with a friend of his, the comedian Claude Brasseur. The Belgian driver felt a different man following his first experience in this one-of-a-kind race: "You come out a better person".

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Article type Special feature
Tags f1, lemans, dakar, ickx, brasseur

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