Dakar Rally

  • Peugeot 2008 DRK detailed with rear-wheel drive and a 340bhp V6 turbo-diesel [video]

    Team Peugeot-Total released first details about the 2008 DKR for 2015 Dakar Rally back in April. Today details about the inner workings of this wild racer have been released and they are quite surprising. First of all the 2008 DKR is not a 4x4 rally… Continue reading »

  • Peugeot 2008 DKR revealed for 2015 Dakar Rally [video]

    Last year Peugeot smashed the Pikes Peak Hillclimb record with their 208 T16 Pikes Peak race car. Next year Peugeot is making a comeback after 25 years to the Dakar Rally with this aggressive 2008 DKR, based on the street going 2008. Even though Peugeot… Continue reading »

  • MINI All4 Racing Wins the Dakar Rally 2013

    They have done it again! For the second year in a row, the French duo of Stéphane Peterhansel and co-driver Jean-Paul Cottret have won the Dakar Rally in a MINI ALL4 Racing. Competing again for the Monster Energy X-raid Team, the duo finished the grueling… Continue reading »

  • Smart ForTwo Gets Modified for the Extreme Dakar Rally [VIDEOS]

    Smart fortwo is not the kind of car one would associate with racing, especially extreme Dakar Rally. Team Feber had different plans with the small city car as they created a rally ready fortwo dubbed the Smart Dakar. According to the team, the race car… Continue reading »

  • MINI Countryman with Off-Road Design Heading to Dakar Rally

    MINI has revealed Countryman vehicles with off-road design, which are heading to 2013 Dakar Rally as service vehicles to support the X-Raid Team. The service vehicles which will accompany the X-Raid Team over the full rally distance of more than 8,000 kilometres (roughly 5,000 miles)… Continue reading »