Rally Dakar 2012 update: Summer snow in Andes halts race

Dakar Rally

Rally Dakar 2012 update: Summer snow in Andes halts race
France's Stephane Peterhansel and co-pilot Jean-Paul Cottret drive their Mini Monster during the fifth stage the Dakar Rally 2012 — the day before snow cancelled the sixth stage. The Dakar Rally had an unscheduled rest day on Friday when organizers …
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Pole closes gap in Dakar Rally
From: AP FIAMBALA, ARGENTINA – JANUARY 05: Eduardo Alan of Argentina and Pampa Racing gets his Yamaha motorbike stuck in the sand during stage five of the 2012 Dakar Rally from Chilechito to Fiambala on January 5, 2012 in Fiambala, Argentina. …
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Dakar Rally places Peru in the spotlight
By Manuel Vigo 2012 is the fourth year the Dakar Rally has traveled to South America, and the first year it will run through Peru. Peru's Ministry of Tourism said 500000 spectators were expected to follow the rally from Tacna to Lima. …
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Ned Suesse Dakar Rally Update #2
Ned has been pounding South American soil aboard his custom-built KTM 530 EXC participating in the notoriously brutal Dakar Rally since the first day of 2012. Here is a quick recap of his first few days aboard his www.neduro.com emblazoned bike. …
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