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Paris Dakar 1989 – Photo of the Day

Submitted by on July 23, 2014

Paris Dakar 1989Talk about a magic moment! This pretty well sums up the Paris Dakar 1989 rally.

Paris Dakar 1989

Ari Vatanen and Bruno Berglund getting a little loose behind Jacky Ickx and Christian Tarin during the 1989 Paris Dakar. The race would conclude with a famous one-two for the pair of Peugeot 405s, with Vatanen first and Ickx in second.

For us, this terrific photograph captures everything we’ve ever loved about Dakar.

MORE: Paris Dakar 1988 – The year the lead car was stolen (Video)

To take a look at and download the complete results, and post-race breakdown from the 1989 Paris Dakar Rally HERE.



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