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TVS Sherco rider Aravind KP believes his first Dakar outing was a valuable experience to build upon his future runs, even though it was cut short due to injury.
Former Dakar Rally champion Giniel de Villiers believes Peugeot would have been impossible to beat in this year’s race even if he had enjoyed a clean run.
X-Raid Mini driver Mikko Hirvonen says his second attempt at the Dakar Rally was a stronger challenge than his 2016 debut, as he suggests he got his results “the wrong way around”.
Former Dakar Rally trucks champion Hans Stacey has blasted the 2017 running of the event, as he labelled it the worst he's ever taken part in organisationally.
Dakar Rally bikes champion Sam Sunderland has admitted he “cried like a wimp” after claiming his maiden triumph in the South American event.
Nine-time WRC champion Sebastien Loeb has been encouraged by his second Dakar Rally despite missing out on victory, as he says his campaign will serve him well for future outings.
Dakar Rally champion Stephane Peterhansel believes his vast experience was key to his victory over Peugeot teammate Sebastien Loeb, as he felt the WRC legend was faster on pure pace.
Hero MotoSports Rally Team's duo and TVS Sherco's remaining two riders successfully crossed the finish line in the 2017 edition of the Dakar Rally, after the end of the final stage on Saturday.
Peugeot's Stephane Peterhansel delivered back-to-back Dakar Rally victories for the French manufacturer as he saw off WRC legend Sebastien Loeb for his 13th win in the event.
KTM rider Sam Sunderland has won the bikes category of the 2017 Dakar Rally, becoming the first Briton to take overall honours in any class of the legendary event.
Eduard Nikolaev secured his second Dakar Rally trucks title, leading home teammate Dmitry Sotnikov in a one-two for the Russian Kamaz marque.
Russian rider Sergey Karyakin took his first Dakar Rally win in the quads category, comfortably seeing off 2014 champion Ignacio Casale in a race of high attrition.
Sebastien Loeb says he will not take risks to catch Stephane Peterhansel for victory in the final stage of the 2017 Dakar Rally, as the gap is now too big to make up.
Hero MotoSports Rally Team's CS Santosh made further inroads in Dakar Rally, as TVS Sherco riders still improved in Stage 11 against all odds.
Eduard Nikolaev edged closer to his second Dakar Rally title by taking his second consecutive stage win and increasing his lead to nearly 20 minutes.
Stephane Peterhansel took a major step towards a 13th Dakar Rally win as he preserved most of his lead over Sebastien Loeb heading into the final day.
Paulo Goncalves took his first stage win of the 2017 Dakar Rally on the event's penultimate test, as Sam Sunderland maintained his advantage at the head of the standings.
Sebastien Loeb does not believe he can make up six minutes to Stephane Peterhansel and take victory in Dakar 2017 without his teammate hitting trouble.
Hero MotoSports Rally Team's CS Santosh continued his upward trend in Dakar Rally, as TVS Sherco's Adrien Metge among the quickest in the long Stage 10.
Peugeot's Stephane Peterhansel has reclaimed the Dakar Rally lead as he was given back time by event organisers after his collision with KTM rider Simon Marcic.
Eduard Nikolaev took over the lead of the Dakar Rally trucks contest from Kamaz teammate Dmitry Sotnikov on Thursday, as the duo pulled away from the rest of the field.