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Big guys back in force for '17 Dakar Rally

BRUSSELS, Belgium – The De Rooy team, winner of the 2016 Dakar Rally Trucks class, will be going for gold again in the 2017 running of the world’s toughest race. 285 more words

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Peugeot shows off its Dakar '17 colours

READY TO ROLL FOR DAKAR ’17: Peugeot is today at the pre-Dakar Rally media conference – and showing off its 3008 entry in full livery. … 175 more words

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New Dakar Mini: 'A giant in cross-country rallying'

  • Meet Mini’s giant – all set for Dakar
  • All new to take on South African Toyotas
  • Aerospace steel, carbon fibre everywhere else

CARMAN’S CORNER recently published a feature on Toyota SA’s two Hilux bakkies kitted out and ready, with two famous driving teams, for the 2017 Dakar rally scheduled to start on January 2. 1,101 more words

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SA Toyota teams all set for Dakar 2017

  • Upington testing over – now real thing
  • Only two teams now for 2017 Dakar
  • New route traverses South America

UPINGTON, South Africa – Toyota Gazoo Racing SA, its final pre-Dakar 2017 testing done and, er, dusted, has announced two trucks for the South American endurance race. 865 more words

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SA's Ryan Hunt, despite shunt, up front in US

  • SA Vet rider Ryan up with leaders at Glen Helen
  • ‘No quarter given in California’ – SA champion
  • Huge crowd watches four SA racers in US…
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Ryan Hunt: Four decades of MX triumphs

Ryan Hunt (Team Tork Craft), at age 46, has won the 2016 MX3 Class overall to take his fourth decade of SA National MX titles – his lifetime goal. 510 more words

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Bertie Beetle: Rallying on a string and a prayer

  • Aged Bug fourth string for VW in Wales Rally
  • Geriatric challenger takes on hot-shot Polos…
  • …one of which it passed on the ’15 Welsh Rally…
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