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Dakar Rally car blast reportedly caused by a bomb

Sources say French driver was wounded by an IED

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Stephane Peterhansel wins Dakar for a record-extending 14th time

'It’s still the same emotion ... there are no easy victories on the Dakar'

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Photo gallery: 2021 Dakar Rally kicks off

Carlos Sainz leads teammate Stephane Peterhansel after the first stage

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Portuguese rider Paulo Goncalves dies after crash in Dakar Rally

He was taking part in his 13th Dakar Rally since making his debut in 2006

The 40-year-old Hero Motorsports entrant, taking part in his 13th Dakar Rally since making his debut in 2006, fell after 276km of the special stage from the capital Riyadh to Wadi Al Dawasir. "The organisers received an alert at 10:08 and dispatched a medical helicopter that reached the biker at 10:16 and found him unconscious after going into cardiac arrest," organisers said in a statement https://www.dakar.com/en/news/2020/portuguese-rider-paulo-goncalves-passed-away-1/165577. Goncalves was

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Fernando Alonso and Dakar veteran Marc Coma team up in South Africa

'Marc and I are getting along very well and we are working effectively as a unit'

Alonso has yet to confirm he will enter the 2020 Dakar, regarded as the world's toughest motorsport challenge which is moving to the deserts of Saudi Arabia for the first time, but it looks increasingly likely. Coma, a winner in the motorcycle category, stood down as Dakar sporting director in 2018 and is acting as Alonso's co-driver.

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Alonso to leave Toyota WEC team after 24 Hours of Le Mans

Seems likely he's going to do Dakar

Seems likely he's going to do Dakar.

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Alonso turns his focus to Triple Crown's final jewel, and beyond

Once past Indy, everything's on the table — except maybe NASCAR

Once past Indy, everything's on the table — except maybe NASCAR.

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Qatar's Nasser Al-Attiyah extends Dakar lead in Peru

Sebastien Loeb suffered three punctures while not allowed external assistance

Sebastien Loeb suffered three punctures while not allowed external assistance.

Nasser Al-Attiyah regains Dakar lead in drama-filled third stage

Defending champ and overnight leader get stuck

Defending champ and overnight leader get stuck.

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Sebastien Loeb wins Dakar Rally second stage, Giniel de Villiers leads

After washing out last year, 'Finally, we did a good stage with no big mistake'

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Carlos Sainz clinches Dakar victory for Peugeot

Austrian Matthias Walkner won the motorcycle category on a KTM.

"We managed to do it," said Sainz. "They (Peugeot) have already won two times, but I think I deserved this victory because we have put lot of effort into this car.

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