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2011 Dakar Rally Stage 11 Results

Thursday, January 13, 2011
Cyril Despres refuses to give up the fight by claiming back a couple minutes on Marc Coma during a modified Stage 11. American Quinn Cody is finding his stride as well.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 10 Results

Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Stage 10 threw many competitors off their mark in the 2011 Dakar Rally, but not the factory KTM leaders Marc Coma and Cyril Despres. The battle up front continues while a new American cracks the top-10.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 9 Results

Tuesday, January 11, 2011
American Jonah Street captured a win for the U.S. in Stage 9 of of the 2011 Dakar Rally as competition moves into the final four days of the event.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 8 Results

Monday, January 10, 2011
Marc Coma extended his lead in the 2011 Dakar Rally by snagging another victory during Stage 8 of the competition ahead of Cyril Despres and Francisco Lopez.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 7 Results

Sunday, January 9, 2011
Aprilia's Francisco Lopez finally claimed his first stage victory ahead of KTM's Cyril Despres and Marc Coma in Stage 7 of the 2011 Dakar Rally.

2011 Dakar Rest Day Recap

Saturday, January 8, 2011
Following a difficult first half of the 2011 Dakar Rally competitors gather their strength as the event moves toward its most intense and grueling stage.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 6 Results

Friday, January 7, 2011
Following an official review Portugal's Ruben Faria was relegated to third during Stage 6 due to a timing error, giving the win to Yamaha's Helder Rodrigues.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 5 Results

Thursday, January 6, 2011
A long special stage on Day 5 sent the result list spiraling with crashes, injuries and mechanical issues compounding the navigational difficulties.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 4 Results

Wednesday, January 5, 2011
The two factory KTM stars have now split the opening stages with two apiece. Stage 4 saw a short special but the overall lead has changed.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 3 Results

Tuesday, January 4, 2011
Spaniard Marc Coma rode to his first victory of the 2011 Dakar Rally during Stage 3 while Cyril Despres overcame a difficult start to maintain his lead in the overall competition.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 2 Results

Monday, January 3, 2011
France's Cyril Despres took a start to finish victory in the second leg of the 2011 Dakar Rally while rival Marc Coma remained hot on the leaders' heels.

2011 Dakar Rally Stage 1 Results

Sunday, January 2, 2011
The first day of racing is in the books and questions about the new 450cc-only field are getting answered. KTM dominated the opening stage which left Buenos Aires for a long route to Cordoba.

2011 Dakar Rally Preview

Thursday, December 30, 2010
The 2011 Dakar Rally is set for another rally-raid in South America with KTM's Cyril Despres and Marc Coma in the spotlight. Read on to see the new changes for the upcoming event and what's in store for the 33rd edition of Dakar.

KTM Gears Up for 2011 Dakar Rally

Tuesday, December 28, 2010
KTM will bee seeking its 10th straight title at the Dakar Rally in 2011, which will see four KTM riders competing on the latest 450 rally machines.

Team RawHyde Offers Dakar 2011 Adventure

Friday, June 18, 2010
If you have ever dreamt of seeing the Dakar, then Team RawHyde has an adventure package for you. Team RawHyde will "Shadow" the race on a daily basis. You will witness every stage of the race during your two weeks of adventure!

2010 Dakar Rally Stage 14 Results

Saturday, January 16, 2010
It was the final day for competitors in the 2010 Dakar Rally and the ultimate push for podium positions as they raced the 128-mile Stage 14 special.

2010 Dakar Rally Stage 13 Results

Friday, January 15, 2010
In true Dakar fashion, another day and another winner. Norway's Pal Anders Ullevalseter captured his first ever Dakar win with his victory over Stage 13.

2010 Dakar Rally Stage 12 Results

Thursday, January 14, 2010
Francisco Lopez Contardo whittled away at Cyril Despres overall lead and over took Ullevalseter for second place with his Stage 12 victory.

2010 Dakar Rally Stage 11 Results

Wednesday, January 13, 2010
American Jonah Street had a golden opportunity today in Stage 11, but missed the victory on his Rally Pan-Am KTM by a mere three seconds. BMW’s Frans Verhoeven was able to sneak by, giving the German manufacturer its first stage victory since 2001.

2010 Dakar Rally Stage 10 Results

Tuesday, January 12, 2010
Spain's Marc Coma is on a roll as the KTM pilot took his third victory in Stage 10 of the 2010 Dakar Rally.