Dakar 2021: Stage 4, Wadi Ad-Dawasir – Riyadh

Dakar 2021: Stage 4, Wadi Ad-Dawasir – Riyadh

Dakar stages can sometimes be long and fast at the same time, especially when it comes to transition stages in which link the various section that make up much of the course without detracting from the excitement of the race, at 813 km long the forth stage of the...
Dakar 2021: Stage 2, Bisha – Wadi Ad-Dawasir

Dakar 2021: Stage 2, Bisha – Wadi Ad-Dawasir

The change in landscape is striking on leaving Bisha to head to the west of the country, towards Wadi Ad Dawasir. Gone are the stony tracks that tested the competitors’ nerves and tyres. This time, sandy plateaux played host to the first part of the special, before...
Dakar 2021: Stage 1, Jeddah – Bisha

Dakar 2021: Stage 1, Jeddah – Bisha

The opening stage of the Dakar kicks off from Jeddah to Bisha, Jeddah is a 7th century port of the Mecca province, now the second busiest seaport of the Middle East and home to 3.5 million people. Home to The Jeddah Tower which is set to be the world’s tallest...
Dakar 2021: Prologue, Jeddah – Jeddah

Dakar 2021: Prologue, Jeddah – Jeddah

The 43rd edition of the Dakar returns to Saudi Arabia for only the second time in the rally’s history, following the success of 2020 it is true testament to the organiser’s teams and competitors that this year’s event will be going ahead. The preparations undertaken...