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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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This classic Nissan Patrol was restored for the 30th anniversary of its Paris-Dakar class win

The Nissan Patrol was the first diesel to finish in the top 10.

The truck was found decaying in a Spanish museum.

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Peugeot's bonkers 3008 DKR is bonkers

It will do 124 miles per hour... anywhere.

The 3008 DKR will write the next chapter in Peugeot's prestigious off-road racing history, and it'll do so with an all-star lineup including drivers Carlos Sainz and Sebastien Loeb.

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Robby Gordon withdraws from 2016 Dakar after stupid accident

American racer Robby Gordon was forced to withdraw from the 2016 Dakar Rally after an accident involving his support crew. Gordon had been on his way to the podium.

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2016 Dakar concludes with winners old and new

The 2016 edition of the Dakar Rally has come and gone, and the overall victory went to KTM pilot Toby Price. Price is the first Australian to win at Dakar, and he did so in convincing fashion.

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Spectator killed in seventh stage of Dakar Rally

A Mitsubishi Lancer piloted by French driver Lionel Baud hit and killed a spectator in the Dakar Rally on Saturday in the second such collision this year.

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Dakar Rally delayed after crash leaves 11 spectators injured

Racing Set To Resume On Monday

A series of setbacks have delayed the start of this year's Dakar Rally, after a competitor drove into a crowd of spectators on Saturday and heavy rain poured down on Sunday.

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Peugeot reveals dream team livery for Dakar rally

Team Peugeot Total reveals the livery of the DKR16 that will compete in the 2016 Dakar Rally, driven by a four-man team that includes Sebastien Loeb.

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Sebastien Loeb heading to Dakar with Peugeot

Peugeot announces that its new 2008 DKR16 will be driven at the Dakar Rally next year by none other than Sébastien Loeb, who'll be seeking to add to his nine World Rally Championships and his Pikes Peak record.

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Peugeot rolls out beefed-up new 2008 DKR16

Peugeot is preparing to attack the Dakar rally with the newly enhanced 2008 DKR16, now bigger and more powerful than the front-wheel-drive diesel machine it replaces.

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BMW's DTM champ swaps rides with Mini's Dakar winner

Martin Tomczyk is a former DTM champion and drives for BMW. Nasser Al-Attiyah is a two-time Dakar winner and drives for Mini. Watch what happened when they swapped rides.

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Mini wins Dakar Rally for fourth year in a row

Make no mistake: Mini is the force to be reckoned with in the Dakar Rally. Former champion Nasser Al-Attiyah has just taken his second win in the famously grueling trans-continental rally, making it four in a row for BMW's premium small-car brand.

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Dakar biker mysteriously found dead, first fatality this year

The 2015 Dakar Rally has claimed its first life: Polish biker Michal Hernik died on January 6 during the third stage of the race of unknown causes.

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