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X-raid Mini has announced the signing of ex-Peugeot trio Stephane Peterhansel, Carlos Sainz Sr and Cyril Despres for its Dakar Rally programme.
Carlos Sainz Sr will enter the 2019 Dakar Rally to defend his title after signing with the X-raid Mini squad alongside Stephane Peterhansel and Cyril Despres, Motorsport.com has learned.
The 2019 Dakar Rally will take place entirely in Peru, its government has confirmed, after declaring it an “event of national interest” on Thursday.
The presentation of the route of the 2019 Dakar Rally scheduled for last Monday was postponed by organiser ASO after the last-minute withdrawal of Chile from the event.
Carlos Sainz admits his cross-country rally stint with Peugeot would've left a “bad taste” if he failed to score a Dakar win for himself.
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Dakar winner Carlos Sainz believes his son Carlos Jr took “revenge” on him this month for all the advice he has given him during his single-seater career.
Kamaz driver Eduard Nikolaev has wrapped up back-to-back Dakar Rally victories in the truck category.
Rally legend Carlos Sainz has scored his second Dakar victory in the 2018 edition of the marathon.
KTM rider Matthias Walkner has secured victory in the bike category of the 2018 Dakar Rally.
Carlos Sainz edged closer to his second Dakar Rally victory on the penultimate stage, but his Peugeot team is set to miss out on a one-two finish following a crash for Stephane Peterhansel.
Toby Price took his second consecutive win in the penultimate stage of the 2018 Dakar Rally's bike class, as his KTM teammate Matthias Walkner edged closer to the crown.
Dakar leader Carlos Sainz had to complete Thursday's stage stuck in third gear, after a gearbox problem threatened to derail his march towards victory.
Toyota's Nasser Al-Attiyah beat Peugeot rival Stephane Peterhansel to top the longest timed special of the 2018 Dakar Rally, as Carlos Sainz edged closer to overall victory.