Dakar Rally

 

[Slideshow] Dakar Rally 2014

The year's toughest race has been criticised for being a bit too tough. But that didn't stop SA's own Giniel de Villiers from finishing fourth.

Dakar Rally 2014

Dakar Rally claims third victim

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Experienced Belgian motorbike rider Eric Palanta has died while competing in the Dakar Rally - the third fatality of this year's race.

Dakar Rally claims third victim

Dakar rally claims life on opening stage

Staff Reporter

Argentine motorcycle rider Jorge Martinez Boero was killed when he crashed early in the first stage of the Dakar Rally in Argentina on Sunday.

Al-Attiyah, Coma win Dakar Rally

Staff Reporter

Nasser al-Attiyah of Qatar made up for heartbreak a year ago by finally winning his first Dakar Rally title on Saturday.

Al-Attiyah, Coma win Dakar Rally

Al-Attiyah takes Dakar Rally lead

Staff Reporter

Qatari driver Nasser al-Attiyah took the overall race lead after winning the eighth stage of the Dakar Rally on Monday.

Al-Attiyah slashes Sainz Dakar lead

Staff Reporter

Qatar's Nasser al-Attiyah halved Volkswagen teammate Carlos Sainz's overall Dakar Rally lead on Sunday with a seventh stage win.

Sainz wins first stage of Dakar Rally

Staff Reporter

Defending champion Carlos Sainz won Sunday's first stage of the Dakar Rally, covering the 222km distance in two hours, 18 minutes, 32 seconds.

Sainz maintains Dakar lead

Staff Reporter

Former world rally champion Carlos Sainz won his first stage on this year's Dakar Rally when he took his Volkswagen to victory on Tuesday.

De Villiers third in Dakar special stage

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Nasser Al Attiyah won his third stage on the 2010 Dakar Rally on Monday and led home another Volkswagen 1-2-3 between Copiapo and La Serena in Chile.

Lopez delights home crowd in Dakar rally

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Chilean motorcyclist Francisco Lopez delighted his huge home support when he won his second stage of this year's Dakar Rally here on Sunday.

Sainz, Despres still lead Dakar Rally

Staff Reporter

Carlos Sainz and motorcyclist Cyril Despres continued to lead the Dakar Rally after the longest stage, a brutal 600km on sand, stones and salt.

Peterhansel takes lead in Dakar Rally

Staff Reporter

France's Stephane Peterhansel moved into the overall lead in the Dakar Rally after the BMW driver won the third stage in the car category on Monday.

Dakar fan dies after first-stage accident

Staff Reporter

A female spectator was killed after a vehicle taking part in the gruelling Dakar Rally crashed into a group of fans on Saturday, medical sources said.