Sunderland wins first Dakar as KTM, Peugeot rule Dakar 2017 rally

Sam Sunderland of KTM took his first Dakar win in Buenos Aires after two failed attempts in previous years, ensuring the trophy stays with the official KTM team. Stéphane Peterhansel defended his crown at the wheel ...

Barreda, Loeb win Stage 11 Rally Dakar 2017

Joan Barreda of Monster Energy Honda Team picked up his 4th stage victory but will not be able to prevent Sam Sunderland of KTM from winning his first title on the Dakar by the end of Saturday January 14, 2017.

Collision for Peterhansel, exhaustion for Svitko in Stage 10 Rally Dakar 2017

Racing resumed on Thursday January 12, 2017 at Dakar Rally 2017 with a 449-kilometre stage from Chilecito to San Juan in Argentina.

Barreda, Loeb win stage 8 Rally Dakar 2017; Stage 9 cancelled

Winners of stage 8 Rally Dakar 2017 included Joan Barreda of Monster Energy Honda Team (bike category), Sebastien Loeb of Peugeot (car cateogry), Ignacio Casale of Yamaha (Quad category) and Martin van den Brink of ...

Brabec of Honda, Peterhansel of Peugeot win Stage 7 Rally Dakar 2017

The Rally Dakar 2017 Stage 7 left La Paz (Bolivia), the highest capital city in the world and headed towards another world renowned venue, the Salar d’Uyuni salt flats. On the road to Uyuni, Ricky Brabec of Monster...

Stage 6 cancelled; Sunderland, Loeb dominate Stage 5 of Rally Dakar 2017

Stage 5 of Rally Dakar 2017 saw its share of terrible weather, miscalculations and surprises as KTM Factory Team rider Sam Sunderland (bike category) and Peugeot driver Sébastien Loeb (car category) won the race.

Stage 4 Dakar Rally 2017:Al-Attiyah, Price, Sainz out of contention

In stage 4 of Rally Dakar 2017, defending motorbike champion Toby Price, KTM’s 2016 winner, exited the race after he broke his femur in a fall.

Joan "Bang Bang" Barreda wins Stage 3 of Rally Dakar 2017-01-05

Joan "Bang Bang" Barreda, one of the youngest and most promising motorcycle athletes to fill the Dakar Rally, left rivals far in the distance to conquer stage 3 and take overall lead in the Rally Dakar 2017.

Rally Dakar 2017 sees Toby Price and Sebastien Loeb wining 2nd stage

Australian Toby Price won the second stage of the Rally Dakar 2017 in the motorcycle category with a lead of more than 3 minutes over his team-mate Matthias Walkner and almost four minutes over Paulo Goncalves. Xavi...

Day 1 Dakar Rally 2017: Nasser Al Attiyah gets Toyota its 5th stage victory

Nasser Al Attiyah offered Toyota its 5th stage victory in the history of the Dakar and the third since the arrival of the Hiluxes after the special win in 2013 by Giniel de Villiers and another in 2015 by Yazeed Al ...

Dakar Rally 2017: All set for a 9000km gruelling race

For the first time in its history, the world’s toughest off road racing championship Dakar is visiting Paraguay and is all set to launch its 2017 edition from its capital Asuncion for a sole and single stage with a ...

Important participants for Dakar Rally 2017

Edition 39 of the Dakar (2 – 14 January 2017) will be contested in three countries. A lot of important participants will grace this event.

Indians wrest the cup from the Malaysians to win Force Gurkha RFC India 2016

After a week-long nail biting competition, Gerrari Offroaders Chandigarh’s Gurmeet Virdi and co-driver Kirpal Singh Tung have won the Force Gurkha RFC India 2016 with a total score of 2177 points out of 2700. This i...

Gurmeet Virdi of Gerrari Offroaders retains top spot on Day 3 of Force Gurkha RFC 2016

In a fascinating turn of events at the Force Gurkha RFC 2016, Gurmeet Virdi and co-driver Kirpal Singh Tung of Gerrari Ofroaders managed to maintain their top spot despite stiff competition on Day 3 as well. Virdi c...

Team Force Gurkha ropes in Kabir Waraich for RFC India 2016

Pune-based commercial vehicle manufacturer Force Motors announced that Kabir Waraich, a seasoned off-roader has now joined forces with Team Gurkha for the Force Gurkha RFC India 2016. Kabir along with his navigator ...

Sebastien Ogier secures 3rd Rally Sweden victory in 2016 FIA WRC

Reigning world champion Sebastien Ogier drove his Volkswagen Polo R to a 29.8sec success in the Karlstad-based snow and ice rally to add to his 2013 and 2015 triumphs. He was crowded champion of Rally Sweden, the se...

JK Tyre Baja Student India 2016 concludes

From January 21 to 27, 2016, the JK Tyre Baja Student India 2016 event saw the participation of around 4000 engineering students including participants of JK Tyre Formula Student India 2016. Starting from January 21...

Force Gurkha is an outright winner in RFC India

In its very first participation in an off-road event of the toughest nature, Pune-based Force Motors’ Team Gurkha bagged the first two positions. The event, truly the mother of all off-road events in the world, the ...