Stage 7 of the Dakar Rally 2019 Takes its Toll on Riders – But...

With 7 stages of the Dakar Rally 2019 under his belt, Gregory can begin to consider himself a Dakar veteran. Certainly, Stage 7, the first loop stage of this year’s event, contained almost every...

STAGE SEVEN DAKAR WIN FOR KTM’S SUNDERLAND

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Sam Sunderland has posted the fastest time on day seven of the 2019 Dakar Rally. Coming from behind and chasing down the leading riders on the tricky stage, the...

DAKAR A BLAST FOR KENNY

Wind, dust but Gilbert going strong South African Dakar motorcycle rookie hero Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a positive seventh stage in spite of toughest conditions — as usual — on Monday. The stage comprised a 323km...

Stuart Gregory Back in Action on Stage 6 of the Dakar Rally 2019

Stage 6 of the Dakar Rally 2019 (from Arequipa to San Juan de Marcona) was reckoned by most competitors to be the toughest stage so far in this year’s event. Gregory described it as...

KENNY ONTO ROOKIE PODIUM

Another good Dakar day for Gilbert Pretoria’s Kenny Gilbert has powered his Husqvarna up onto the Dakar Rally motorcycle rookie podium following another good day on a tough run from Arequipa to San Juan de...

PABLO QUINTANILLA WINS STAGE SIX OF DAKAR RALLY

ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING RALLY STAR RETAKES THE LEAD IN THE EVENT’S PROVISIONAL OVERALL STANDINGS Claiming his first individual stage victory at this year’s Dakar Rally, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing rider Pablo Quintanilla...

SAM SUNDERLAND CLAIMS STAGE FIVE DAKAR WIN

Sam Sunderland has won a hard-fought stage five of the 2019 Dakar Rally. After stopping to assist an injured rider during the day’s special stage, Sunderland was then credited with the time he’d lost,...

FIVE MINUTES WITH BRANCH AT THE BIVOUAC

As the world’s toughest stage race officially reaches the halfway mark, Ross Branch will be using every minute he can to rest at the Dakar Rally today. After coming off a gruelling marathon stage,...

KENNY EARNS THE REST

South African Dakar rookie star Kenny Gilbert is relishing a well-earned rest day on Saturday following an action packed opening week that saw him wind up 27th overall and 4th among the rookies after...

Gregory Rides a Rocky Road on Stage 4 of the Dakar Rally 2019 –...

Stage 4 of the Dakar Rally 2019 was the first leg of the first marathon stage, with competitors only being permitted to use the tools and spares they could carry. This was also the...

Ricky Brabec, leader of the Dakar!

Monster Energy Honda Team’s American rider Ricky Brabec staged an authentic coup d’état at the fourth stage of the Dakar Rally, not only battling to victory on the day, but also storming the first...

KENNY CONSOLIDATES

South African Dakar rookie and former multiple SA Cross Country Moto champion Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a solid fourth day on the 405km run from Arequipa to Moquegua in Peru. Riding his Husqvarna conservatively on...

Yamaha’s Xavier De Soultrait Wins Stage Three Of Dakar Rally

Delivering Yamaha their first stage win at the 2019 Dakar Rally, WR450F Rally powered Xavier de Soultrait has secured victory on stage three of the event in Peru. Making today's stage even more successful...

SOUTHERN AFRICA’S DAKAR HOPEFUL MAKES A TOUGH CALL

For the last three days, Dakar Rally fans have been glued to their screens in awe as riders are put to their paces in the unforgiving dunes of Peru. Southern African rally fans in...

KENNY’S INVISIBLE ADVENTURE

South Africa’s Kenny Gilbert finally got into the real groove of his rookie Dakar Rally with a fine action-packed, if secret run to 27th among the motorcycles aboard his Husqvarna to jump from 40th...

Gregory Gets to Grips with the Dunes on Stage 2 of the Dakar Rally...

Stage 2 of the Dakar Rally 2019 (from Pisco to San Juan de Marcona) was dominated by sand dunes, which gave Stuart a good taste of what to expect over the remaining 8 days...

STAGE TWO DAKAR WIN FOR MATTHIAS WALKNER

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Matthias Walkner has won the fast and demanding second stage of the 2019 Dakar Rally. Toby Price completed the gruelling day in an excellent fourth place with teammate Sam...

KENNY FINDS HIS WAY

Dakar challenges can’t get SA’s Gilbert down South Africa’s Kenny Gilbert enjoyed a mixed second day of his rookie Dakar Rally following a difficult first sector Tuesday morning, but the Husqvarna rider came back strong...

COX SIGNS WITH BROTHER LEADER TREAD KTM

KTM South Africa is excited to announce that KwaZulu-Natal based rider Bradley Cox will be racing for the Brother Leader Tread KTM team in 2019. The 20-year old, who is the son of motorsport legend...

Stuart Gregory Achieves Some Notable Firsts on Stage 1 of the Dakar Rally 2019

Stage 1 of the Dakar Rally 2019 saw competitors face a very early start with a liaison stage of around 250 km’s, followed by a challenging 84 km special stage to Pisco - home...