Category: FIA GT, International Motorsport

Sainz rolls on in stage 13 in bid for title; Heartbreak for Peterhansel

  The penultimate stage of the 2018 Dakar Rally got interesting as the competitors tackled the stage’s two timed sections. Nearing the finish line, Current leader Team Peugeot’s Carlos Sainz played it safe to maintain the top ranking in the overall classification, with a sixth place finish.

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Sainz and Team Peugeot continue to lead 2018 Dakar after stage 12

  With two days to go. the 2018 Dakar Rally is nearing its climax… Stage 12 saw another day, some 523 kilometers of racing against the clock for the competitors. The fastest competitors in the car category at the world’s toughest race was on the road for close to 12 hours on the latest stage.

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Peterhansel captures stage 8 win; stage 9 cancelled

  Second half of the 2018 Dakar Rally kicked off with stage 8, a monster 500-kilometer stage between Uyuni and Tupiza, and from here competitors are facing the most gruelling couple of days at the Dakar…

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Peterhansel leads Team Peugeot 1-2 at 2018 Dakar Rally break

  It’s rest day for the Dakar Rally as the entourage goes on a well-deserved break after a week after non-stop action. At the break, Team Peugeot remain in the overall, thanks to the efforts of the veterans Stephane Peterhansel and Carlos Sainz, who both hold the lead in the overall classification.

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Peterhansel maintains lead after five stages of 2018 Dakar Rally

  The 2018 Dakar Rally took no mercy on competitors on stage five as it plunged them into the Peruvian desert once again. Paying a heavy price for getting stuck in the dunes were nine-time WRC winners Sébastien Loeb who saw his Dakar come to a premature end, again! The latest stage was won by team mate Stephance Peterhansel, who holds the overall ranks.

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Audi prepares for second round of Formula E Series in Marrakech

  Return to winning ways: this is Team Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler’s aim for the Formula E round in Marrakesh (Morocco). Following a difficult opener in Hong Kong, the two campaigners, Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi, are traveling to round three of the electric racing series’ season to be held on the African continent on 13 January with high motivation.

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2018 Dakar Rally: Despres leads Team Peugeot 1-2-3

  At the 2018 Dakar Rally, Sunday’s second stage action saw Team Peugeot’s Cyril Despres, Stéphane Peterhansel and Sébastien Loeb hold off multiple Dakar rally winner Nasser Al-Attiyah, who was the winner of stage 1. for the top spots in the classification. Team Peugeot, on their way for a 3rd straight title, finished with a remarkable 1-2-3. Team Peugeot’s fourth driver Carlos Sainz took sixth overall.

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Start of the 2018 Dakar Rally: Team Peugeot aims for 3rd straight title

 

The stage is set for the toughest cross-country rally in the world, the 2018 Dakar Rally. The Peugeot 3008DKR Maxi is taking center stage in Lima as the 2018 Dakar Rally departs for a 9,000km quest across South America.

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Nissan Nivara partakes at 2018 Dakar Rally

  With the 2018 Dakar Rally starting tomorrow,  Mindaugas Plukys has entered his Nissan Navara for the world’s most gruelling cross-country event in South America.

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F3 driver Ericksson to test a DS Virgin Formula E racer

  Formula 3 runner-up Joel Eriksson has today been confirmed as one of DS Virgin Racing’s drivers for the forthcoming Formula E rookie test. Taking place after the Marrakesh E-Prix on 14 January, Eriksson, 19, will take to the wheel of the race-winning DSV-03 for the first time.

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