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Dakar 1987

Video: Dakar flashback – Cyril Neveu vs Hubert Auriol 1987

Two Dakar legends go head to head during the 1987 edition of the worlds toughest race.


1978 Bultaco Frontera 370 set to tackle Dakar

Wes from Hell for Leather Magazine sums it up best
“Ignacio Chivite has a dream. He wants to become the first Spaniard to complete The Dakar rally on a two-stroke Spanish bike and he’s not going …


Yamaha 500 XT Documentary: Paris-Dakar Rally 1981

Look at this wonderful Yamaha documentary of the Sonauto Yamaha team’s assault on the 1981 Paris – Dakar Rally. I can’t understand a word of it, but its incredible viewing none the less.


Paris-Dakar 1986: Porsche 959

With the annual Dakar Rally being run once again I’m reminded of the year – almost a quarter of a century ago – when Porsche turned up in the desert with a trio of hi-tech …

8X8 Truck Paris-Dakar

Dakar Rally Video Retrospective

I have found some videos to go with the excellent and informative retro piece on the history of the Dakar Rally over on the official Dakar site.
Below I have quoted verbatim the blurb, which covers …