STRADALE OFF ROAD BUYS OUT MMSP
The Eligroup company which is represented by Nicolas Misslin has
bought out MMSP sas, the cross country sport entity of the Japanese
manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC), based in Boz, France.
4 Cars entered in the 2010 Dakar for JMB Stradale Off Road Team
The crew members entered in the 2010 Dakar for the new JMB Stradale Off
Road crosscountry racing team are Guilherme SPINELLI -- Filipe PALMEIRO,
Orlando TERRANOVA -- Pascal MAIMON,...
The Monster Has Landed
Buenos Aires, Argentina (December 29, 2009) -- Fresh off of an eight
and a half hour flight from Miami, Florida, Robby Gordon and Team HUMMER
have arrived in Buenos Aires ready to tackle the most grueling race in
all of ...
4 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Touareg, therapists, packet soup: The Dakar Rally in numbers
Wolfsburg (29 December 2009). At the turn of the New Year the Dakar Rally spellbinds millions of people around the planet. From 1 January 2010 when...
5 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Operation title defence -- Volkswagen targets "Dakar" victory
Wolfsburg (28 December 2009). The greatest adventure motorsport has to offer -- the biggest challenge a manufacturer can confront: Volkswagen...
Team HUMMER 2010 Dakar Rally Preview
Charlotte, NC (December 28, 2009) -- Just days until the start of
the highly anticipated 2010 Dakar Rally, Robby Gordon and Team HUMMER
are preparing to head south to Argentina. The HUMMERS are flying ...
Car released and ready for start of 2010 Dakar
In four days the caravan will line-up for the start of the world's most
gruelling test for man and machine, the 2010 Argentina Chile Dakar Rally.
In that line-up will be South Africa's Dakar legend,...
HIGH HOPES FOR SA TEAMS
There will be high hopes for South African teams -- and those with close South African ties -- when the 2010 Dakar Rally gets underway in Buenos Aires on January 1.
The South African assault on this year's event will be...
6 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Deserts, vineyards and coastal resorts: Dakar Rally as holiday destination
Wolfsburg (27 December 2009). The toughest test in cross country rallying is, at the same time, a worthwhile journey: When, at the...
7 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Detailed procedures for Volkswagen technicians at the "Dakar"
Wolfsburg (26 December 2009). The real work actually begins for the team
when the five Volkswagen Race Touaregs with drivers Carlos Sainz, Giniel...
Street heads to South America for 2010 "El Dakaro"
American Rider Jonah Street and Team Rally PanAm soon fly to Buenos Aires,
for the 2010 running of the Dakar Rally. Street, winner of Stage 5 at the
of this epic 16-day ...
MOTORCYCLE RACE -- NOT JUST THE TWO OF THEM
It might well be a whole different ball game in the motorcycle race from
now on... For many years, it was mostly an internal struggle between
KTM riders, for a while split between the Spanish and...
The Dakar caravan has arrived in Argentina
The massive 2010 Argentina-Chile Dakar caravan aboard the Grande Brazile
has arrived at the Delta Dock complex at Lima, Argentina. In all 550
vehicles, for the most part entered in the rally, others to...
10 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Do it yourself: The choreography of a tyre change
Wolfsburg (23 December 2009). A sharp stone hidden in deep sand or a massive boulder lying on the track are the trigger -- during the 2010 Dakar Rally...
11 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
The Dakar Rally -- global media event of superlative nature
Wolfsburg (22 December 2009). Millions lining the route, billions worldwide in front of television screens -- the longest marathon that motorsport...
Victories by the dozen -- the Volkswagen Race Touareg and its wins
Wolfsburg (21 December 2009). The Volkswagen Race Touareg celebrated its debut at the Dakar Rally in 2004. In 28 rally events to date the successful model from Wolfsburg has ...
PS Laser Racing Team excited about 2010 Dakar
Excitement is building as South Africa's Dakar legend, Alfie Cox, and his
German co-pilot and team-owner, Jurgen Schroder, spent their last weekend
at home before departing for Buenos Aires in ...
13 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Volkswagen team perfectly equipped for the Dakar Rally
Wolfsburg (20 December 2009). They are the unsung heroes of a Dakar Rally: The engineers and mechanics who, thanks to the daily service stop, always ...
14 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Volkswagen navigators guide the Race Touaregs to success
Wolfsburg (19 December 2009). A crucial task: Without Lucas Cruz, Timo Gottschalk, Clecio Maestrelli, Ralph Pitchford and Dirk von Zitzewitz the ...
15 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Wolfsburg (18 December 2009). When the five Race Touaregs fielded by Volkswagen start the Dakar Rally on New Year's Day 2010 they will not be the only participants competing for the Volkswagen Group. Also ...
16 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Above the clouds: five Race Touaregs on the way to the "Dakar"
Wolfsburg (17 December 2009). Five Race Touaregs, one destination: Buenos Aires. Volkswagen has flown the rally cars for the Dakar Rally to South...
Loprais Tatra Team sets off to Dakar 2010
The definite look of the 32th edition of the legendary Dakar in Argentina
and Chile was officially unveiled in Paris on November 24. Ales Loprais and
his Tatra special will be at the starting line again,...
17 days until the 2010 Dakar Rally
Mauricio Neves: "The TDI engines are quite simply fantastic"
Wolfsburg (16 December 2009). Mauricio Neves is still a rather unknown name
for the many Volkswagen fans in Europe. There are nevertheless good ...
THE EVE OF THE EVENT
Paris, le Havre, Santiago, Buenos Aires... In the space of just a few days'
travel, we can feel the event gaining stature. The many conversations - with
competitors who have loaded their vehicles, with European and South ...