Peugeot 3008 Dakar Rally car. Image: Newspress/Peugeot
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3008 takes over as Peugeot’s Dakar challenger

Bigger, better, faster for 2017 Dakar Peugeot 3008 goes from road to rally Nine months of preparation for French brand PARIS, France - Team Peugeot Total and Red Bull have revealed the Peugeot 3008 DKR race car that will supersede the 2008 DKR that won the 2016 Dakar and Silk Way rallies. The car above… Continue reading 3008 takes over as Peugeot’s Dakar challenger

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Morocco Day 4: Sainz out, good run for SA

AGADIR, Morocco – The fourth and penultimate stage of the 2015 Rally of Morocco on Thursday (Oct 8) proved a tough challenge for for not only the Toyota SA Dakar Team but also rally leader Carlos Sainz (Peugeot). While Sainz was forced to retire with technical problems both Toyota SA Dakar Team crews not only… Continue reading Morocco Day 4: Sainz out, good run for SA

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Stage win for SA on Morocco Rally last day

AGADIR, Morocco – The 2015 Rally of Morocco will, for Giniel de Viliers and navigator Dirk von Zitzewitz, always be a case of “what could have been”, especially if they hadn’t lost a mass of time on the rally’s opening stage. Whatever, that’s behind them now after they capped a solid performance in Morocco by… Continue reading Stage win for SA on Morocco Rally last day

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SA Hilux team moves closer to top in Morocco Rally

ZAGORA, Morocco - Big dunes gave crews racing in the 2015 Rally of Morocco a stern challenge on Day 3 of the five-day event (Wednesday Oct 7) but the two Toyota South Africa Dakar team Hiluxes moved up one position in the overall standings. The team is using the rally as proving event ahead of… Continue reading SA Hilux team moves closer to top in Morocco Rally

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SA Toyota crews still with leaders in Morocco rally

ZAGORA, Morocco – South African Toyota drivers Giniel de Villiers and Leeroy Poulter each had a clean run through Stage 2 (Oct 6) of the 2015 Morocco Rally on Tuesday. Apart from the competition itself, Toyota SA is using the event in North Africa as a shakedown event in preparation for the 2016 Dakar Rally… Continue reading SA Toyota crews still with leaders in Morocco rally