The route of the 2013 Dakar Rally will have major changes from the previous running of this event in South America. In 2013 the Dakar Rally will start on January 5 in Lima, Peru, rather than in Argentina as has been the case in the recent past. The 2013 Dakar Rally route is shown below.
Route of the 2013 Dakar Rally
The Dakar Rally route will then travel from Peru into northern Chile, then into Argentina, and back into Chile and will end at Santiago, Chile on January 20, 2013.
A Dakar Stage End (Photo Credit DPPI)
The Dakar Rally is one of the great motor sports events in the world. Each year the television coverage or lack of television coverage always seems to be an issue. When I get some news about the television coverage for 2013, I will post it on this website.