Amongst the winning-est motorcycles on the drag circuit in India is this Yamaha RD 350 from DAM motors in Bangalore. The huge horde of trophies that Dirty Yellow (yup, that’s its name) has won over the years is a testament to the commitment behind it. Lets take a closer look at what makes this a terror when the lights go green.
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This page has a collection of Dakar motorcycle preparation videos. See the different teams and the manner in which they have prepared for the “journey” across South America. The scale of logistics required for an event like this to race day after day, with very few rest days, is huge. But, given that external support is not allowed, the motorcycles that participate in the Dakar Rally need to be prepared to the highest levels.
The Dakar Rally starts on 5 Jan, 2014.
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I have always been a fan of endurance racing, be it on 2 wheels or 4. Its one of the purest forms of racing where the rider needs to keep at it for hours at an end to come out on top. And, Suzuka! What a magical track! Even if you’ve only raced Suzuka in a video game, there is no way to not like it. So, this is a post to gather 2013 Suzuka 8 hours race videos into one place. Language no bar!
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The promotional video of 2013 Dakar rally is now available.
The 2013 Dakar Rally will be the 34th running of the event and the 5th year the event is being held in South America. The event will start in Lima, Peru on January 5 and finish in Santiago, Chile on January 19 after fourteen stages of competition.
448 vehicles in four classes of competition started the event, which comprised a total distance of over 8,500 kilometres.
Enjoy the promotional video of the 2011 Dakar race.
The race begins on New Year’s Day in downtown Buenos Aires. The total racing distance is 9,618 kilometres for cars, 9,605 kilometres for bikes and quads and 9,458 kilometres for trucks. Of the thirteen stages, six are in Argentina, five in Chile with two stages cross-country. The race will finish in Buenos Aires on the last day.