Tag Archives: Dakkar

40 Years of DAKAR | EVENT

The toughest test of man and machine continues to fascinate drivers across the globe. It’s the rally that unites competitors from across the globe, all keen to conquer the challenges of off-road racing in virtually all forms of motorised options, from bikes to quads, buggies to utes, and of course heavy trucks. The DAKAR event owes its heritage to the ...

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Russia versus Italy for DAKAR line honours

The might and power of Russia in the form of KAMAZ trucks resulted in the Russian truck maker crossing the finish line in first and second place in this years Dakar Rally. IVECO once again showed that it takes the event very seriously indeed, crossing the finish line in third and fourth placings, just 41 minutes and 19 seconds behind ...

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IVECO Enters The 2017 Dakar Rally

Champion racers Team PETRONAS De Rooy Iveco will field three trucks in the 2017 instalment of the gruelling Dakar rally: an Iveco Powerstar 4×4 and two Iveco Trakker 4×4 vehicles. Gerard De Rooy will again take the wheel of the Powerstar with the two Trakkers being piloted by Ton van Genugten and Wuf van Ginkel. Iveco’s sponsorship of Team PETRONAS ...

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