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2014 Dakar Rally Stage 1 Results

Sunday, January 5, 2014
Honda, Yamaha and KTM each have riders in the top-three after Stage 1 of the 2014 Dakar Rally in South America.

2014 Dakar Rally Preview

Thursday, January 2, 2014
The 2014 Dakar Rally starts Sunday, January 5 and promises to be one of the most challenging in recent memory.

Team HRC Ready for Dakar Rally 2014

Friday, December 20, 2013
Team HRC will back five riders during the 2014 Dakar Rally in South America.

KTM Interview with Alex Doringer

Thursday, December 19, 2013
Ahead of the 2014 Dakar Rally, KTM sits down with Alex Doringer, Team Manager for the Red Bull KTM Factory Team, to see how preparations are going.

Official 2014 Dakar Yamaha Livery Revealed

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Yamaha has revealed its new Yamaha 450F Rally livery for the 2014 Dakar Rally and catches up with team riders preparing for the event.

Jordi Villadoms Joins KTM in Dakar 2014

Monday, December 16, 2013
Jordi Villadoms has been chosen to ride with KTM in the 2014 Dakar Rally.

Honda, KTM, Yamaha Update for Dakar 2014

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Honda, KTM and Yamaha have made some big changes to prepare for the coming Dakar Rally in 2014, with new bikes, new teams and competition testing in the 2013 Rally of Morocco.

Rally Dos Sertoes Results 2013

Saturday, August 3, 2013
One of the longest rallies of the year behind the Dakar, the Rally Dos Sertoes in Brazil ended with Paulo Goncalves atop the overall leaderboard.

Desafio Ruta 40 Results 2013

Monday, June 24, 2013
American Kurt Caselli took the first international rally race victory of his career in the 2013 Desafio Ruta 40, part of the FIM Cross Country Rallies World Championship and the Dakar Series.

HRC Reveals Dakar Rally Squad

Friday, May 31, 2013
Team HRC was revealed at the Mugello Circuit for the next Dakar.

2013 Dakar Champ Cyril Despres Joins Yamaha

Thursday, May 30, 2013
2013 Dakar Rally champion Cyril Despres has signed with Yamaha Motor France to contest the 2014 Dakar.

2013 Dakar Challenge Offers 2014 Rally Spots

Thursday, May 30, 2013
Dakar Challenge 2013 is offering spots in the 2014 Dakar Rally.

Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge Results 2013

Thursday, April 11, 2013
The Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge is the first round of the 2013 Cross Country Rallies World Championship and it proved to be a close one, with a technical penalty on the final day affecting the overall outcome.

Ned Suesse Shines in Tuareg Rally 2013

Friday, March 22, 2013
American Ned Suesse accepted the invitation to compete in the 2013 Tuareg Rally late, but hit the ground running and posted a result no one expected.

Despres Out, Lopez In for KTM Rally

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
KTM Rally Factory Team Enters New Era

Polaris RZRs Shine in Dakar Rally 2013

Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The Polaris RZR XP proved to be an excellent ride for Willy Alcaraz and others during the 2013 Dakar Rally in only the second year that the model has contested the race.

2013 Dakar Rally Stage 14 Results

Saturday, January 19, 2013
Stage 14 marked the final contest of the 2013 Dakar Rally, and though competition was fierce for the stage win no one could move past KTM's Cyril Despres in the general classification.

2013 Dakar Rally Stage 13 Results

Friday, January 18, 2013
Following Stage 13 of the 2013 Dakar Rally, Cyril Despres has a new rider pushing against his overall lead as they prepare for a final day of racing in Stage 14.

2013 Dakar Rally Stage 12 Results

Thursday, January 17, 2013
Riders made their way back to the Atacama Desert in Stage 12 of the 2013 Dakar Rally, which, for one rider, marked his first stage win of this year's contest.

2013 Dakar Rally Stage 11 Results

Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Riders were forced to navigate the difficult South American terrain once again in Stage 11 of the 2013 Dakar Rally, giving American rider Kurt Caselli another opportunity to shine.