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The 2018 Dakar Rally Route Is Announced

Yesterday the organizers of the Dakar rally announced the route for the 2018 Dakar.  The overall route of this event changes from year to year.  Next year the route will travel through Peru, Bolivia, and Argentina as shown below. 2018 … Continue reading

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2017 Dubai International Baja

I got an interesting email this week from Paul Henshall of the Toronto area.  I’ve known Paul for some time and he is well-known in the southern Ontario area for his long time involvement in rallying.  I am pleased that … Continue reading

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2017 Dakar: Day 12 Results And Final Standings

Today was the final day of the 2017 Dakar.  The total route today was 786 kilometers long from Rio Cuarto to Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Of this total, only 64 kilometers made up the competitive distance.  The Day 12 route is … Continue reading

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2017 Dakar: Day 11 Results and Standings

Today was the last real day of serious competition at the 2017 Dakar rally.  The Day 12 stage is just a little too short to make up significant time unless someone has a mechanical breakdown.  Today’s total route was 759 … Continue reading

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2017 Dakar: Day 10 Results and Standings

After a cancelled Stage 9 yesterday the 2017 Dakar rally started in earnest again today.  Today’s route is 751 kilometers long with 449 kilometers of competitive stages.  The Day 10 route is shown below.  The route starts in Chilecito and … Continue reading

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Dakar 2017: Day 8 Results And Overall Standings

I was traveling for a few days, so I have gotten a little behind in what is happening at the 2017 Dakar.  The weather has been effecting the Dakar and continues to affect the Dakar.  In the car class the … Continue reading

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Dakar 2017: Day 4 Results And Standings

Day 4 of the 2017 Dakar saw another significant change in this gruelling rally.  Today’s stage started in San Salvador De Jujuy, Argentina and ended in Tupiza, Bolivia.  Today’s route is shown below.  The transit section is shown in green … Continue reading

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