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- Happily putting the disappointment of his 15th place finishing position at the 2010 Dakar Rally behind him, Catalan rider Marc Coma is jubilant at having grabbed the top prize as he claimed his third Dakar crown. ‘It was a very demanding Dakar,’ he says. ‘It is always so, but this year it was even worse. I value this triumph more highly for the great toughness we suffered. Now is the time to enjoy the success.’
Dakar Competition: Win signed Dakar 2012 roadbooks and KTM Team jerseys from Dakar legends Cyril Despres and Marc Coma....
DAKAR 2011: BEST OF BIKES 17-Jan-2011
The Dakar 2011 again proved to be one of the most spectacular rallies of the world. Join us as we remember the most exciting moments of the bike category, with plenty of action from three-time winner...
The Dakar: Why? (Part II) 10-Jan-2011
In part two of a series, we search for answers from some of the Dakar’s biggest stars on what drives them to face rallying’s toughest challenge year after year...
Daily Dakar Diary: Peaks and troughs 10-Jan-2011
After a well-earned rest day, the seventh timed special stage of the 2011 Dakar Rally packed the field off whence they had just come
The Dakar: Why? (Part I) 09-Jan-2011
Its one of the world's most grueling races and yet, every year, over 400 drivers and riders plus a support crew of 2,500 people tackles the Dakar Rally. Why? We search for answers from some of the...
Dakar 2011: What Makes the Touareg #1? 08-Jan-2011
Ever since the Dakar rally’s switch to South America back in 2009, the Volkswagen Race Touareg has dominated the world's toughest endurance race. Here are 10 reasons why the rally leader is proving...