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Quick Read, June 26, 2022

Ironwood says goodbye to older bikes with their latest carb custom. We’ve also rounded up another fresh Triumph from Tamarit, a Zero with handcrafted bodywork, KTM’s new 450 Rally replica and a modern homage to the Ducati 750 Sport. Honda GL500 by Ironwood Custom Motorcycles Arjan van den Boom is …

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The Prodrive P25 is a half-million dollar Subaru WRX restomod

When Fountains of Wayne sang about their 1992 Subaru, we’re pretty sure it was a satire of musicians bragging about their Maybachs and Rolls Royces. But now, 30 years after the Impreza’s launch, some first-generation examples are worth just as much as those fashionable brands. From versions never sold in …

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An Ex-Works Nissan Patrol Repsol Paris-Dakar Rally Racer

This is a 1989 Nissan Patrol “Repsol” 4×4 from the factory, it was prepared by the Nissan Spain team to participate in events such as the Paris-Dakar Rally, the Baja 1000, the Rally Pharaohs, etc. It is currently offered for sale outside Spain, it features a 275hp engine, reinforced chassis, …

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KTM 450 Rally Replica back to dominate the dirt in 2023

Rally-inspired styling is the current trend in the adventure bike market. Competitors such as the Yamaha Tenere 700, Aprilia Tuareg 660 and Ducati DesertX rely on this rally adjacency to bolster their off-road prowess. However, KTM’s 450 Rally Replica doesn’t just dress the part, it has the CV to back …

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KAMAZ-master continues rally raid program despite invasion fallout

Russian team KAMAZ-Master is the master of Dakar Rally Trucks, having won the rally raid category nineteen times, including every year except two since 2009; in January, the team swept the top four places in the Rally. However, since his country’s invasion of Ukraine, the organization has also suffered its …

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585-hp Mercedes-AMG G63 4×4 boxy beast will be the last of its kind

Mercedes-Benz have announced a new version of their premium all-terrain vehicle, the G-Class. The news broke this week via their members-only website – “The G-Class Private Lounge”. The new Mercedes-AMG G63 4×4 Squared will be a limited edition. Mercedes hints that this version will probably be the “end of range” …

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Senegalese police surround opposition leader’s home following call for protest | The Guardian Nigeria News

Senegalese police have blocked access to the home of opposition leader Ousmane Sonko after he called for protests on Friday, as the country is gripped by pre-election tensions. Roads leading to Sonko’s home in an upscale district of the capital Dakar were closed off by barricades and police in riot …

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GasGas 400cc adventure bike spotted in a test

The brand, owned by KTM parent company Pierer Mobility, appears to be working on a road-legal 400cc dual-sport single cylinder modeled after the Dakar machines. See the pictures The next GasGas adventure bike will sport an all-new 400cc single-cylinder engine A spy photo of the new Dakar-inspired single-cylinder adventure bike …

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5 Motorcycles We Wish Were Sold In India – Yamaha Tenere 700 To Kawasaki ZX-25R

The grass is greener on the other side, however, when it comes to motorcycles, that’s absolutely true. Here are five motorcycles we want to be on sale in India. Four wheels move the body and two wheels move the soul – every motorcycle enthusiast knows that. With the number of …

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Mitsubishi abandons cars. Here’s why it’s a bad move

Mitsubishi Motors has been in decline for years, but they seem to be making one bad decision after another. First, they ditched the Lancer Evolution, their “halo car” and one of the most beloved affordable performance cars ever made. Then they ditched the Pajero, their incredible 4×4 Dakar Rally conqueror. …

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GAUSSIN: METALLIANCE announces an order for 12 Multi-Service Vehicles for the construction of Sydney Metro West in Australia

PRESS RELEASE Saint-Vallier, June 07, 2022 MÉTALLIANCE announces an order for 12 Multi- Sydney Metro Construction Service Vehicles West in Australia Delivery of the vehicles will begin at the end of 2022 METALLIANCE (EURONEXT ACCESS FR0010492181), a subsidiary of the GAUSSIN Group specializing in the design and manufacture of industrial …

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Dakar Rally announces longer 14-stage route for 2023

The 45th edition of the Dakar will begin with a short prologue from the shores of the Red Sea on December 31, with the results determining the starting order for the first full stage on New Year’s Day. The rally will move east from there, with three stages – including …

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Crazy ‘toilet fight’ parties – inside story of El Hadji Diouf in Liverpool

For nomad Nicolas Anelka, a player who moved 13 times during his playing days, there was one in particular he felt should have been where his roots were placed. It was December 2001 when the French international striker joined Liverpool on a mid-season loan from Paris Saint-Germain. With manager Gerard …

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The special M 1000 RR commemorates the 50th anniversary of BMW M

To mark the 50th anniversary of BMW M GmbH, founded in 1972 as BMW Motorsport GmbH, BMW Motorrad presents the anniversary model M 1000 RR 50 Years M in Sao Paulo Yellow finish and with the historic 50 Years BMW M emblem. its striking M colours, this anniversary model lives …

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Liverpool FC – ‘The artist with an end product’

So far this epic season, Mane has won the Carabao Cup and Emirates FA Cup with Liverpool, was voted Player of the Tournament at the Africa Cup of Nations which he won with Senegal, guided his country all the way to the World Cup final and scored 29 times. in …

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Art Industry News: Public Art Campaign in Palermo Seeks to Deter Residents from Joining the Mafia + Other Stories

Art Industry News is a daily summary of the most important developments in the art world and the art market. Here’s what you need to know this Thursday, May 26. NEED TO READ Médecins Sans Frontières under fire for using exploitative images – Nearly 50 current and former staff, along …

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Toyota’s new Starlet rally car is purpose-built and features a special 1990s ingredient

• Earlier in May, the Starlet rally car was unveiled at the Rola Toyota dealership in Bredasdorp. • It is powered by a 2.0 liter turbocharged engine, also known as 3S-GTE. • The model was built and developed locally and complies with all safety standards specified by the FIA. If …

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Is Prodrive about to restore a Subaru Impreza WRC 97?

Picture: Prodrive Prodrive currently fields 400 horsepower off-road prototypes in off-road rallies and finished second in this year’s edition of the Dakar Rally. However, the British automaker is best known for running the works Subaru team in the FIA ​​World Rally Championship in the 1990s and 2000s. Now it looks …

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BMW Motorrad BMW M 1000 RR 50 Years M

BMW has announced its M 1000 RR 50 Years M Anniversary Edition, a premium evolution of the fearsome S 1000 RR. The new model celebrates the 50th anniversary of BMW’s renowned M performance sub-brand, with several notable upgrades over the standard RR. It features carbon fiber wheels, a lighter silver …

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Senegal investigates homophobic attack feared by crowd

Senegalese police said on Wednesday they were investigating a possible anti-gay attack by a mob, an incident coinciding with a storm over a soccer star’s apparent refusal to join a campaign against homophobia in Europe. Videos began circulating on Tuesday evening showing a mob in the center of the capital …

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Does Ogier have the advantage over Loeb in Portugal?

Both Sebastiens are back in action and ready to pick up where they left off in the French Alps. In January, it was M-Sport Ford star Loeb who took the top honors, but the odds seem to be more in favor of his Toyota GR Yaris Rally rival on the …

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five incredible models will…will…

The “The Big Brands in Monacoauction organized by Bonhams will take place from 13 to 15 May. The dozens of cars put up for sale are on display at the Fairmont Monte-Carlo hotel. The Monaco Tribune editorial team has selected for you. Here are five models that will go under …

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A new wave of creatives is transforming Dakar, the capital of Senegal

“When I have friends in town, we’ll go to The Pointe des Almadies. It’s no frills but serves amazing grilled seafood; I always get the thiof, a local take. Often there are also drummers and singers. For something a little fancier, I go to Seku Bi, a charming hotel with …

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AfricArena kicked off its first annual VC Unconference 2022, awarded 5 startups at its West Africa Summit in partnership with DER and AVCA in Dakar Senegal, and showcased some of the best startups in West Africa. West and East at the first-ever AVCA VC Day.

Over 22 startups from the West Africa region came to learn, network and showcase their innovative ideas to our ecosystem of investors, incubators and accelerators for a chance to travel to the Grand Summit to be held in Cape Town, South Africa in November 2022. The summit, in partnership with …

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BEYOND HOLDEN: THE OTHER OFFERS FROM THE WALKINSHAW MANUFACTURER

The Walkinshaw family has partnered with many motorsport manufacturers other than Holden. Photos: an1images.com and provided THE Walkinshaw family are perhaps the most closely tied to Holden due to their strong ties to the brand in Australian touring car racing, but they have forged partnerships with many brands during their …

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As US Moves to Restrict Abortion, Other Countries Ease Access

BOGOTA – While women in the United States are on the verge of losing the constitutional right to abortion, courts in many other parts of the world have taken the opposite direction. This includes in a number of traditionally conservative societies – such as recently in Colombia, where the Constitutional …

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VW says Audi/Porsche F1 entry in 2026 was last chance for a decade

Volkswagen says the planned entry of its Porsche and Audi brands into Formula 1 in 2026 was its last chance in a decade to join the Grand Prix grid. Co-author: Christian Nimmervoll 3h The German automaker has pushed ahead with its F1 plans and recently said in an official statement …

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Kong Studios is moving its headquarters to Santa Monica, a hotspot for game development companies

” The Office: We Manage One Way or Another offers players the chance to immerse themselves in iconic moments from the series and connect with their favorite characters like never before,” said Darcy Taylor , CEO of ESGG. “Fans of Office absolutely feel the nostalgia through this new game.” ” …

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From Dakar to MotoAmerica: Petrucci tears up the tracks in the United States!

Danilo Petrucci, the fastest man on two wheels, is in his second career revival in 2022, and he is nail it. He is now the fastest motorcycle racer in the United States, having avoided rally-raid last winter. Road racing fans will of course remember Petrucci for his respectable MotoGP career, …

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Hand in hand for an assault on the Dakar

M-Sport is delighted to announce its latest motorsport development, which is being done through a joint venture with renowned rally raid car manufacturer, Neil Woolridge Motorsport (NWM). Neil Woolridge, Owner of NWM, said: “This is a historic moment for NWM and a proud moment for me personally. I’ve always looked …

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New Mitas Rally Mousse: For Dakar racers (or wannabes?)

Hey, desert racers: Mitas has a new high performance Rally Mousse on the market specifically designed for rally raid and other similar events. See the announcement below, pinch from YouTube: So instead of mixing and matching and trying to fit one brand’s foam into another brand’s tires, you have something …

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Nikita Mazepin looking for Formula 1 return after career ‘break’

Nikita Mazepin has admitted that his career is currently on “pause”, and a return to Formula 1 in the future remains his priority when he starts racing again. The former Haas driver was sacked by the team after Russia began their invasion of Ukraine in March, and Mazepin was retired …

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7 best cruises in 2023 to book now

Cruising is a mode of travel where it pays to plan ahead. In fact, it’s not uncommon for keen cruisers to book voyages a year or two in advance. It also means the most exciting itineraries on top ships sell out fast and long before they sail, and now is …

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Gravity Media teams up with 7 Dubai production for World Cup facilities

Gravity Media has partnered with Dubai’s 7 Production to provide outside broadcast facilities for international rights holders and non-rights holders for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar in November. Both companies will offer the use of truck-based 4K and HD facilities including “Suhail”, Gravity Media’s six-camera HD OB vehicle …

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The most iconic Porsches in motor racing history

With only 90 examples built between 1953 and 1956, the 550 is one of the rarest Porsches ever made. It was also the brand’s first purpose-built racing car, using an aluminum body and a steel tube frame (via RM Sotheby’s). From the standard 356, it inherits an air-cooled 1.5L boxer …

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Amsterdam-based digital fashion house The Fabricator pockets €12.8m to build ‘metaverse wardrobe’

Image credits: The Manufacturer Amsterdam-based The Manufacturer, a decentralized digital fashion house that builds the wardrobe of the metaverse, announced that it had secured $14 million (€12.8 million) in a round of Series A funding led by Greenfield One. Ashton Kutcher and Guy Oseary’s Sound Ventures, Red DAO and others …

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Our next correspondent for West Africa is Elian Peltier

When Notre Dame caught fire in 2019, The New York Times aired scoop after scoop revealing the failures that allowed the fire to spread quickly and the dangers left for the people of Paris. Our secret weapon: Elian Peltier. Elian, then a reporter-researcher in our Paris office, established himself as …

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Every 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will feature Super All-Wheel Control

The Eclipse Cross is one of Mitsubishi’s compact crossover SUVs. The automaker has been offering this vehicle since model year 2018 as FWD or more expensive AWD. But for the 2023 model year, every Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross will come with Mitsubishi’s “Super All-Wheel-Control” AWD standard. The 2023 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross …

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The Michelin Guide to Road Trips and Tight Riding Crops

After more nights in Geneva and Reims, and with Paris in sight, the group was “forced” to stop because they “needed” to refuel, but this time it wasn’t because of the car or tires…just the passengers and Michelin starred restaurants. Two to be precise, at the magnificent Restaurant Le Parc …

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Egypt’s World Cup hopes dashed – Sports – Al-Ahram Weekly

Egyptian fans were shocked to see their national team off to a bad start, but that didn’t make the result any less painful. Senegal beat Egypt 3-1 in a penalty shootout to earn a spot at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar. The match, played at the Diamniadio Olympic Stadium …

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Mitsubishi enters Triton pickup in Asia Cross Country Rally

This year’s Asia Cross Country Rally (AXCR) will see a one-ton Mitsubishi Triton pickup truck take part in Southeast Asia’s grueling off-road motorsport event. The pickup, known in other markets as the L200, will compete under the Team Mitsubishi Ralliart banner, a private team owned by TANT Sports in Thailand, …

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Prodrive builds road-legal Dakar rally car

When we mention the word hypercar, they’re usually thought of as hybrid-assisted supercars that are low-slung and designed to go fast on paved roads. However, a British motorsport company is changing that narrative. Just months after the BRX Hunter T1+ driven by Sébastien Loeb finished second in the 2022 …

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It’s hard to hold back a good man

Multiple South African champion Evan Hutchison, the current SA Rally-Raid Championship Course Director, has announced he will reduce his duties with the championship at the end of March. The move comes after its recent involvement with TGRSA in the 2022 Dakar Rally, where the team not only was crowned world …

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2022 World Cup qualifiers: Sadio Mane to headline Senegal squad for Salah showdown

Senegal head coach Aliou Cisse has named his squad to face Egypt in the knockout round of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. Sadio Mane, Kalidou Koulibaly, Idrissa Gueye, Bouna Sarr and Cheikhou Kouyate headline the squad named by the reigning African champions. Injured goalkeepers Seny Dieng and Alfred Gomis, who …

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NWM ready for SA Rally Raid podium in Dulstrooom

The opening race of the 2022 South African Rally Raid Championship (SARRC) is fast approaching – we’ll be there to cover the action from the touchline, but in the meantime Ryan de Villiers offers a preview of what to what to expect from Neil Woolridge Motorsport (NWM). The first race …

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Ukraine forced to halt production of half of the world’s semiconductor-grade neon, critical chip components

Ukrainian neon supply companies Ingas and Cryoin recently shut down following Russia’s continued attack on Ukraine. According to reports, Ukraine alone produces half of the world’s neon, which are important components in the production of electronic chips. Reports further suggest that there have been threats to raise prices and also …

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Hero Motosports Team Rally completes Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge with two Top 10 riders

NNA | Update: March 11, 2022 2:15 p.m. STI Abu Dhabi [UAE]March 11 (ANI): Hero MotoSports Team Rally concluded its Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge 2022 campaign, with two riders finishing in the top 10 positions.Joaquim Rodrigues, continued his impressive Dakar 2022 performance with consistent performances throughout the five days of …

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Time to start the engines for the opening of the SA Rally-Raid in Mpumalanga

It’s time for the nerves to return as the organizers of the SA Rally-Raid Championship have finalized preparations for the Mpumalanga 400, the season opener which takes place on March 25-26 in the Dullstroom area and with this first classified round as a super event, there will be even more …

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GAUSSIN announces a world tour for its hydrogen-powered H2 Racing Truck®, following the success of the 2022 Dakar Rally | Business

HERICOURT, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 3, 2022– GAUSSIN (EURONEXT GROWTH ALGAU – FR0013495298), a pioneer in the clean and intelligent transport of goods and people, today announces the world tour of its H2 Racing Truck ®, the world’s first hydrogen-powered truck, which completed the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia in January 2022. …

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Tata Elxsi unveiled as title partner of Bowler Defender Challenge 2022

The Bowler Defender Challenge, which took place over 7 rounds in the UK with 12 teams competing in identical Bowler Defender rally vehicles, pits drivers, navigators and vehicles against a variety of competitive rally conditions. From safari and hill rally to fast tarmac and gravel, each team will need to …

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Audi prepares for the next challenge with its RS Q e-tron

Audi made waves during the 2022 Dakar Rally with its incredible electric RS Q e-tron, the first fully electric car to compete in the prestigious event. The Dakar Rally is one of motorsport’s most grueling events and one of the most brutal tests for man and machine. The 2022 Dakar …

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Best drivers for the desert challenge

A powerful team of the world’s best riders and drivers will gather in the capital of the United Arab Emirates for the second round of the new World Rally Raid Championship. The Emirates Motorsports Organization (EMSO) has announced a roster of 132 competitors for the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, which …

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North Africa: Okutoyi boosted by the NOC-K before his tour in North Africa

Nairobi — Kenyan tennis sensation Angela Okutoyi has been boosted by the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOC-K) with plane tickets and kits ahead of her five-week tournament in the three South African countries. North; Morocco, Tunisia and Egypt. All three tournaments will be vital for the 18-year-old junior player …

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Prodrive’s best race and rally cars (list)

Aston Martin Vantage GTE The DBR9 was retired by Aston Martin Racing in 2008 and last raced internationally in 2011, but it hadn’t given up racing, and in 2012 it was back on track with a new competitor, the V8 Vantage GTE. The GTE was a development of the GT2 …

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Mali takes legal action against ‘illegal’ monetary sanctions in West Africa

BAMAKO, Feb 21 (Reuters) – Mali has filed a lawsuit seeking the lifting of sanctions imposed by the West African monetary union, lawyers for the country’s ruling military junta said on Monday as it fighting a debt crisis that threatens to destroy the economy. On January 9, the eight-nation regional …

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19-year-old from San Marcos breaks another Dakar Rally record

Seth Quintero, 19, won 12 of 13 stages, but did not win the overall race…this time. SAN MARCOS, Calif. — Seth Quintero is a 19-year-old driver from San Marco who is making his mark after just two appearances in the Dakar Rally, known as the world’s toughest auto race. In …

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G-Star Raw’s New Collection Is Inspired By Rally Racing – Sourcing Journal

Not one to fall back on basic 5-pocket jeans, G-Star Raw explores its originality in a new capsule collection. Described as a range of “new premium products”, the Exclusives by G-Star Raw collection is based on the design team’s experimentation with denim-focused garments to create “elevated, refined styles with a …

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F1: Ride with ‘THE BOSS’

Nine-time World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb will be giving a select group of racing enthusiasts in Bahrain the experience of a lifetime today…a ride in the Prodrive Hunter, driven by the champion himself! The most successful driver in the history of the World Rally Championship (WRC), the 47-year-old Frenchman has …

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Project Cars: 1994 Peugeot 405 Mi16 Phase II – Update 4

See 28 pictures Update 4: Summer Makeover! One of the things that bothered me about 1994 Peugeot 405 Mi16 since I brought it back from Cooma it was the messy paint on the roof, spoiler and lower valance. To be honest, the front of the car was simply strewn with …

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ERC officials among record world attendance at second FIA Rally and Cross-Country webinar – FIA ERC

ERC officials among record world attendance at second FIA Rally and Cross-Country webinar A record number of 500 officials and representatives of the rally and cross-country communities from 84 countries, as well as experts and guest speakers, attended the 2022 FIA Rally and Cross-Country Officials Seminar on January 10 and …

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Edith celebrates 30 years of the Qatar International Rally

For exactly three decades, rally veteran Edith Wiess has been based in Qatar. The German is ready to give the podium another shot at this week’s Qatar International Rally where she will be partnered with Italian Serena Mattivi at the wheel of their Mitsubishi Lancer Evo X.The longtime resident of …

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Brembo S p A: When are you too old to win a rally?

With this victory, Loeb became the oldest winner of a World Championship rally. Here is the Top 10 of the most experienced drivers to have won an event.​ 10th place Kenneth Eriksson: 41 years and 83 days​ The Swedish driver has won …

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Sébastien Loeb is a V-Twin driver

Photo: Indian motorcycles Seb Loeb had a very good year in 2022. Not only did he kick ass in the Dakar Rally by finishing second overall, but he followed that up with a victory in the Rallye Monte Carlo and this past weekend took his fifth victory in the Race …

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Top 10 racing games in the world 2022

There is a range of racing video games released every year. We have a lot more racing arcade games as well as niche specific games like Motocross, and racers that use simulations looking to recreate the authentic racing experience. Check out the Top 10 Racing Games in the World 2022. …

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Should the WRC ban cross tire choices? – DirtFish

“Can I say something outrageous guys?” asks George Donaldson. Colin Clark is excited. “Go ahead George,” he insists. In SPIN’s latest edition, The Rally Pod – hosted by Clark in the temporary absence of Lisa O’Sullivan – the team explains how the cross-tyres gave Sébastien Loeb a very different feeling …

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Red Bull’s Seth Quintero breaks Dakar off-road records

After conquering one of the toughest road races in the world, Red Bull Off-Road Junior Team member Seth Quintero just wants to compete more. “I want to be the most versatile rider possible,” Quintero said. “Instead of focusing on one thing, I want to be able to get into a …

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The curious history of the Porsche G-Wagen

See 11 pictures The visitors of Porsche Museum in Stuttgart might be surprised to see another Stuttgart creation take center stage right next to Porsche’s venomous 959 supercar. Both resplendent in matching Rothmans paint, the story of the Porsche 959 and his 1986 Paris-Dakar rout are well known. Less well …

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Qatari Al Attiyah aims for title as Rally Oman gets under way

Muscat: The cream of special stage rally drivers from the Middle East will start the Oman Rally Sohar International today. The Oman Automobile Association has made some late changes to the route for the opening round of the FIA ​​Middle East Rally Championship (MERC). Most notably, the pre-event press conference …

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WRC Rallye Monte-Carlo 2022: Sébastien Leob wins the rally

Precisely one week after finishing second overall in the Dakar Rally, Sebastien Loeb was in the wintry French Alps and had the opportunity to demonstrate that he had recovered from his Saudi efforts. The fence that separated him from the waiting media was almost as tall as he was. He …

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CCM turns a Spitfire Scrambler into a tribute to 1980s Paris-Dakar

The 2022 Dakar Rally may be in the rear-view mirror, but the UK is delighted with British driver Sam Sunderland claiming his second Dakar victory and the first for the Gas Gas Factory Racing team. Bolton, England-based CCM is one of the party Brits, and the company’s latest Rallye 600 …

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INSIGHT: Dakar champion Austin Jones charts Rally Raid path for American riders

The Dakar Rally has traditionally been a headache for American racers, until Ricky Brabec’s decisive victory on the motorcycles last year. There have been distinctions among four-wheeled classes in the past, but consistency of performance has eluded them. Enter Austin Jones, son of legendary Baja racer Jesse Jones, himself a …

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Dakar is the biggest off-road race in the world. So why do most Americans have no idea it exists?

American biker Mason Klein takes part in stage 8 of the 2022 Dakar Rally between al-Dawadimi and … [+] Wadi Ad-Dawasir in Saudi Arabia, January 10, 2022. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP) (Photo by FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images) AFP via Getty Images I find myself sitting in Saudi …

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Prince Khaled presents prizes to the winners of the 2022 Saudi Arabia Dakar Rally

JEDDAH — Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, adviser to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, who is also the Governor of the Makkah region, on Friday sponsored the closing ceremony of the 3rd edition of the “Saudi Arabia Dakar Rally 2022”, which is is held at the Jeddah Corniche Circuit in …

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Al-Attiyah’s Dakar Rally lead cut after five-minute penalty – DirtFish

The marshals’ decision was as follows: “The OBSC video received by the marshals undoubtedly shows that immediately after boarding the vehicle, the driver engaged gear and started the vehicle. “In addition, the video shows that the crew was busy for 1m45s to correctly fasten the seat belts. For a short …

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Seth Quintero aims to break Dakar Rally stage victory record

Before launching an improbable charge into a lightweight prototype – putting him on track to break a Dakar Rally victory record – Seth Quintero had the idea to retire altogether. Having lost nearly 17 hours on the track, waiting in the freezing cold of the Saudi Arabian desert for a …

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Noah from Kerala finished 28th overall after stage 6

Riyadh: The only Indian rider in this year’s Dakar rally, Harith Noah of Sherco TVS Racing Factory survived dangerous terrain and a few crashes to place 28th overall after stage 6 of the Motorcycle section of the off-road rally most difficult in the world here. Noah, the five-time national champion …

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Dakar Rally 2022 | Results Step 5: Riyadh

Today is the fifth stage of the Dakar Rally 2022. The route is a loop of 560 kilometers for motorcycles and quads, and 611 kilometers for other categories. The route begins and ends in the Saudi capital Riyadh. Motorcycles Results The motorcycles left before dawn. At 5.45 am, the first …

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Dakar opens FIA World Rally Raid Championship with battle of giants in Saudi Arabia

Dakar opens FIA World Rally Raid Championship with battle of giants in Saudi Arabia 2022 marks an exciting new chapter for off-road rallying, as the discipline becomes the seventh World Championship under the governance of the FIA. A total of 52 crews representing six manufacturers have already registered for the …

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