Wrap Up Of Stage Seven Results For The 2015 Dakar Rally

Paulo Goncalves 2015 Dakar Stage 7

On Jan. 11, competitors in the 2015 Dakar Rally were right back at it in the seventh stage, which spread across 445 miles from Iquique, Chile, to Uyuni, Bolivia, Ultimate Motorcycling reported. The day before was the only rest period through the entire race, which left racers with just Jan. 10 to work on their motorcycles to prepare for […]

Action Begins In Argentina As 2015 Dakar Kicks Off

Alessandro Botturi 2015 Dakar Yamaha Team

The Yamaha Factory Racing Rally Team Yamalube riders have made a positive start to the grueling Dakar 2015 challenge. Starting from Buenos Aires, the first stage existed of a 144km ride through the Argentinean countryside before reaching the 175km special stage, followed by a long liaison section to the first bivouac in Villa Carlos Paz. […]

The Stage Is Set For Dakar 2015

2015 Dakar Yamaha Team

With just a few hours before the 2015 Dakar gets under way the whole Yamaha team came together in Buenos Aires to go through scrutineering prior to the start early on the morning of January 4. The tension is palpable but morale in the Yamaha camp is high. After months of preparation the countdown to […]

Chris Haines Celebrates 15 Years of Baja Victory

Team Guatemala-BREMEN celebrate their victory in La Paz - Photo: BREMEN/Chris Haines

2014 Marks Landmark year for Chris Haines Motorcycle Adventure Company It has once again been a year to remember, especially for those who joined the Chris Haines Motorcycle Adventure Company for a ride of a lifetime in 2014. But for Haines himself, it has also been a landmark year. The 2014 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 […]

Kawasaki Wins The Baja 1000

2014 Baja 1000 Kawasaki Race Team

According to Enduro360.com, the first bikes from the 2014 SCORE International Baja 1000 have arrived in La Paz. The top two front runners, Colton Udall‘s team running the 1x Honda bike and Ricky Brabec on the Kawasaki 4x bike, battled all day for supremacy. For over half the race both bikes were fairly close to […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally News

Yamaha Stage 12

Despres Takes Stage Win for Yamaha whilst Pain Goes Third Overall A great performance today by the Yamaha Factory Racing riders saw Cyril Despres take his second special stage victory of the 2014 Dakar Rally. Despres had moved into the lead of the special by the second checkpoint and moved into a neck and neck […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 11

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Despres Takes Second on Stage 11 of Dakar Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres enjoyed another day battling at the front of the lead group of riders today on stage 11 of the 2014 Dakar Rally. The exhausting ride covered 605km of timed special stage featuring every kind of terrain, from dunes to rios. The five-time […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 10

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Despres and Pain Move Up on Stage Ten Dakar Strong rides by both Cyril Despres and Olivier Pain on stage ten of the 2014 Dakar Rally have seen them move further up the overall standings today. The 631km special stage between Iquique and Antofagasta required all the skill of the Yamaha Factory Racing riders to […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 9

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Despres Moves Up the Standings After Stage Nine Dakar Following from yesterday’s maiden stage win on a Yamaha, Cyril Despres was the first rider to open the piste today for the ninth stage of the 2014 Dakar Rally. The defending champion was again on the pace with his Yamaha YZ450F machine, staying within five minutes […]

Yamaha Factory Racing: 2014 Dakar Rally Stage 8

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Despres Scores Maiden Dakar Special Stage Victory with Yamaha The wait is over today as Yamaha Factory Racing’s Cyril Despres made a little piece of history, taking his maiden stage victory with the manufacturer. After a challenging first half of the 2014 Dakar Rally, Despres was on fine form today, controlling the pace at the […]