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Volkswagen sends 40 support vehicles for Dakar Rally

by Noah Joseph (RSS feed) on Dec 20th, 2011 at 8:29AM

Volkswagen may not be returning to the Dakar Rally next year as a competitor – having already proven everything it has to prove – but don't count on seeing a desert completely bereft of VW badges altogether. That's because the German automaker will still be providing the support vehicles that the race organizers couldn't do without. This will be the third year running that Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will be supplying the Dakar's support fleet. This year's comprises some 40 vehicles, including 30 Amarok pickups, specially equipped for the occasion. Along the way F1 legend... Read More

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