9 times World Rally Champion has now won Stage 3, exciting many stage rally fans and showing that yesterday wasn’t a fluke. That’s now two for two for Sebastien “The Master” Loeb and the powerhouse Peugeot Dakar team. It didn’t take long for the cheers and jeers to start on social media of course. We heard everything from: So now Loeb is making the Dakar as boring as he made the WRC. Thank goodness for the bikes To: Peugeot have done their homework since last year…Read More
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Are You Following Dakar 2016? If Not, You Should Be!
Every year we talk about the Dakar Rally, but what is it about Dakar that makes it such a special event? First and foremost it is the scale. Each day’s racing stage is equal to an entire modern WRC event in length with transits as long or longer than the racing stages. It is not unheard of for teams to leave their bivouac before dawn and arrive at the next overnight stop after midnight. Then there are the conditions. The Dakar throws everything at the teams from wet and muddy…Read More