Almost five months away from the most important rally raid in the world, the Chilean riders Ignacio Casale and Francisco “Chaleco” López have confirmed their presence in the Dakar Rally 2019. Lopez will compete in the Side by Side category and Casale will take part in the UTV Open.
The event is starting to take shape, with the best drivers and...
With the prospect of a Dakar Rally 2019 100% in Peru, the Desafío Inca, which will take place in the Ica desert from 13 to 16 September 2018, has become an excellent alternative for many of the key figures of the rally raid worldwide, in the different disciplines.
In Bikes, important official teams had already confirmed their participation with elite competitors...
Discover Dakar 2019 route : 5 000 km - 10 stages - 70% sand - 3 000 km SS
A route drawn up in collaboration with the local authorities of each country. Selective sorting and waste treatment programme in cooperation with local authorities. 100 tonnes of waste collected and recycled from the bivouacs,
58 of which are from the “Punto Verde”. Guided tours of the bivouacs organised in collaboration with local authorities, aimed at local people and children from underprivileged backgrounds.
The safety of competitors, spectators and other accredited persons is the organisation’s primary concern. Just like with any other major extreme sporting adventure, the Dakar is not without risk. The organisation makes every effort to limit to these risks as much as possible.
Every year the safety procedures are revised and optimised.
With “Un Techo”, the rally’s action is focused on emergency housing. For the eighth year in a row, the Dakar has provided its support to this charity which implements wide-ranging initiatives. This will still be the case in 2017.
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