Breslau Rally Poland: MB 6x6 - Sometimes it has to be big and heavy duty

Hansy Schekahn June 15, 2018

"Once infected by the ´Breslau-Virus´, you can't get rid of it," says the North-German transport entrepreneur Ralf Neubert, who has been part of the Rallye Breslau Poland for over 10 years and is a fan of large heavy truc ...

Renault Trucks adds a new Truck Rally-Raid Game to its simulator App

Hansy Schekahn June 15, 2018

Renault Trucks is offering an opportunity to experience a Marathonrally at the wheel of a Mammoet Renault Truck K520, the truck driven each year in the Dakar or Silk Way rally. This feature has now been added to the "Renault Trucks Simulator ...

Breslau Rally Poland: Biggest Central European Rally before the start

Hansy Schekahn June 14, 2018

From June 29th until July 7th the northwest of Poland will roar again: Also in 2018 the organizers of the biggest Marathonrally in Central Europe are proud to say: "The legend lives on!" Next to the one-week long Marathonrally, the first ...

Italian Baja: 25th edition with the first Chinese crew at the start

Hansy Schekahn June 14, 2018

Entries are increasing day by day at the 25th Italian Baja, as in just one week participants will deal with scrutineering and administrative checks at the Pordenone Fair, on Thursday, June 21st. While the Tagliamento river, quickly reinforced afte ...

Dakar Rally 2019: Dakar Tour stopped in Barcelona with Dakar Legends

Hansy Schekahn June 14, 2018

The fourth largest contingent on the 2018 Dakar, behind France and Argentina, Spain is a heavy hitter in rally-raid circles and has an exceptionally deep bench of talented competitors. The Dakar Tour made a stop in Barcelona to bring together this ...

SACCS 2018: Flagship of the South African Series from 22 to 24 June

Charmaine Fortune June 14, 2018

The Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race from 22 to 24 June in Jwaneng, the most prestigious sporting event in Botswana and the flagship of the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS), will pose a demanding challenge with crews and riders ...

Sunraysia Safari: Entries open for Australian Sunraysia Safari Rally

Hansy Schekahn June 13, 2018

All systems are on go: The course has been finalised, route instructions are being written in preparation for the course check in mid-June, and entries are now open for this year's Sunraysia Safari in Australia from August 7-11. The organizer ...

Desafio Inca: ´Small Dakar´ will be held in September as Dakar Series round

Hansy Schekahn June 13, 2018

Concocted for competitors to continue their preparation, the 3rd edition of the Dakar Series Desafío Inca will be held from September 14-16 in Peru, which will host the next and maybe last edition of the Dakar in South America. A Golden opp ...

Finke Desert Race: Toby Price winning on two wheels - also started on four

Christina Gaither June 13, 2018

KTM-rider and former Dakar winner Toby Price has further underlined his reputation as "King of the Desert" at Australia’s premier offroad contest. Not only did Price claim his sixth Finke Desert Race win on two wheels, but also cam ...

SACCS 2018: Toyota proud to support the Road to Dakar at 2018 Kalahari Desert

Hansy Schekahn June 11, 2018

Toyota SA Motors will again be supporting the "Road to Dakar" initiative at this year’s Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1,000 Desert Race. This race-within-a-race was previously known as the Dakar Challenge, and offers privateer crews the ...

Dakar Rally 2019: Next year´s edition of the Dakar will be ´Rally Peru´ only

Hansy Schekahn June 11, 2018

The Dakar state of mind is already present in Peru, which will host the event again in 2019. During a press conference, held at the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism, Minister Roger Valencia confirmed that the 2019 Dakar will be contested excl ...

SACCS 2018: Botswana Kalahari Desert 1000 third round of SA´s Championship

Charmaine Fortune May 23, 2018

In the five years since Jwaneng (Botswana) became the host town of the Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race, the biggest sporting and social event of the year in the country, a number of significant changes have taken place in what is this ye ...

Rally Kazakhstan 2018: Overdrive Toyota with Al Attiyah, Seaidan and Chabot

Neil Perkins May 23, 2018

Overdrive Toyota Racing’s Nasser Saleh Al-Attiyah from Qatar faces a crucial test of his nerve when he takes part in Rally Kazakhstan, round five of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies - a series that he has won for the last three ye ...

Rally Kazakhstan 2018: Przygonski, Vasilyev, Al Attiyah, Prokop and more tops

Neil Perkins May 23, 2018

The Automotorsport Federation of the Republic of Kazakhstan (AMFK) has announced the entry list for the forthcoming Rally Kazakhstan and 28 FIA crews will tackle the fifth round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies on May 27-June 2, in a ...

Silk Way Rally 2018: Hanwei Motorsport to start with four French SMG Buggies

Hansy Schekahn May 16, 2018

Han Wei, 3rd overall of the last edition after having been 2nd until the last stage, participates once again in the Silk Way Rally, both as the main pilot of the "Geely Auto Coopertires Team" but also as owner of the Hanwei Motorsport th ...

Interview Joan Barreda: ´I am happy to be back riding the way that I want to´

Hansy Schekahn May 15, 2018

Rallyraid Honda-Motobiker Joan Barreda was forced to retire from the most recent Dakar Rally 2018 after being unable to support the knee pains resulting from a crash in the heavy downpours in Uyuni, when Barreda had clawed back ten minutes from th ...



Another Nurburgring World Record SUV - Alfa Romeo Stelvio NRING Edition

Hansy Schekahn June 15, 2018

Alfa Romeo is introducing the new "Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING" SUV as Nuerburgring Limited Edition to celebrate the historic bond between Alfa Romeo and the legendary track, recently give ...

New Skoda Kodiaq vRS completes record-breaking lap at the Nurburgring

Hansy Schekahn June 15, 2018

Fuchsroehre, Schwedenkreuz and Karussell – these sections of track on the Nuerburgring’s legendary Nordschleife are well-known to motorsport fans all over the world. No other race track ...

Toyota South Africa offers exclusive Dakar Limited Edition Hilux Pickup

Riaan Esterhuysen June 14, 2018

In Toyota speak the acronym ‘QDR’ refers to Quality, Durability and Reliability – and indeed these three terms have come to underpin the global Hilux marketing mantra. One arena w ...

Hyundai showing HDC-2 Grandmaster SUV concept and new Tucson at Busan Show

Hansy Schekahn June 13, 2018

Hyundai Motor elaborated on a step forward in its design philosophy with providing a more detailed blueprint for "Sensuous Sportiness" by unveiling the HDC-2 Grandmaster SUV concept at th ...

GMC introduces two Graphite Editions for its 2019 Yukon SUV line in the US

Hansy Schekahn June 13, 2018

GMC is expanding its premium Yukon line with the addition of two 2019 Graphite Editions. The all-new Yukon Graphite Edition offers a darkened exterior appearance, while the Yukon Graphite Performan ...

Jaguar E-Pace available with 200 HP Petrol Engine, AI Technology and more

Hansy Schekahn June 11, 2018

The record-breaking Jaguar E-Pace is now even more connected and comfortable. New updates for the sporty compact SUV include "self-learning" Smart Settings technology, an Adaptive Dynamic ...

Nissan launches toughest Navara Pickup ever together with Arctic Trucks

Hansy Schekahn April 25, 2018

Nissan is taking performance of its Navara pickup to a new extreme with the launch of the "Navara Off-Roader AT32", the most capable Navara ever. It is the first time a Navara has been de ...

Mercedes Maybach introduces Vision Ultimate Luxury Crossover in China

Hansy Schekahn April 25, 2018

At "Auto China 2018" in Beijing, Mercedes-Benz is presenting the Vision "Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury", a crossover, based on an exclusive high-end sedan and an SUV, includi ...

The other Promotion - Nissan Smokin´ Titan on BBQ-Off Road grillin´ Tour

Hansy Schekahn April 20, 2018

Nissan's Smokin' Titan is fired up and ready to roll. The ultimate tailgating and barbecuing pickup truck has officially departed for a four-city tour en route to "The Great Titan Meat ...



MORR 2018: US-Series gears up for Season with Lucas Oil Midwest League

Hansy Schekahn June 13, 2018

The start of the 2018 short-course season is about to begin under the Lucas Oil Short Course League banner. Thanks to the incredible support from the new series, the Midwest Off-Road Racing group and its Sportsman racers will continue to race alon ...

Crandon announces $87,000 purse for Silver Anniversary FCP Brush Run Weekend

Hansy Schekahn May 16, 2018

With an abnormally long winter now finally a rapidly fading memory, the arrival of spring in Wisconsin’s scenic Northwoods (USA) also marks the coming of an off-road motorsports tradition celebrating its 25th anniversary. Next month’s ...

DeWalt SXS 2018: Race Report Round 2 of Australian DeWalt SxS Championship

Randall Kilner May 14, 2018

Stephen Henry tamed the wet and slippery conditions in his #96 CanAm Maverick X3 to win round 2 of the DeWalt SXS Australian Championship held at Monza Park near Ballarat in Victoria. The ribbon of track set into the hillside was ak ...

BITD 2018: BITD Series and Baja Designs to hold first ever SSV/UTV Nightrace

Hansy Schekahn May 14, 2018

Best in the Desert (BITD), the largest off-road race series in North America, announced that it is adding a night race for UTVs at the "Method Wheels Laughlin Desert Classic by Polaris" on October 11th to 14th 2018 in Laughlin, Nevada (U ...

Crandon Int. Raceway renews partnership with Forest County Potawatomi

Hansy Schekahn May 10, 2018

For off-road racing’s largest purpose-built facility, 2018 represents both a watershed moment for the past and also a groundbreaking year in securing the sport’s future for the US Off Road Motorsport. An important component to this uni ...

Breslau Rally Poland: UK´s Off Road Legend Jim ´Gigglepin´ Marsden returns

Hansy Schekahn May 09, 2018

It´s always an honour for an organizer to have very big names on the starting-list. One of the really big off-road celebrities in the 2018 Rally Breslau Poland is Jim Marsden, the most successful tough off-road racer in Europe with over 70 i ...

Red Bull Romaniacs: New adventures and back to the roots in 15th edition

Volker Jacob April 26, 2018

When the first Red Bull Romaniacs took off in 2004 it was a festival for nutters, a few Enduro enthusiasts who were looking for the extra kick and real adventure. 14 years later, the sport of "Hard Enduro" has become much more popular, i ...

LOORRS 2018: Douglas Motorsports Feels the Excitement in Chandler Arizona

Mike Reusche April 24, 2018

After the postponement of Round 1 due to impending weather, Scott Douglas and the rest of the touring pros in "Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series" (LOORRS) began the season this past Saturday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park in Chandler ...

DeWalt SXS 2018: Over 20 Teams at 2018 Australian Side-by-Side Championship

Randall Kilner April 16, 2018

The spotlight shone brightly on the opening round of the 2018 "DeWalt SXS Australian Championship" at Adelaide Motorsport Park on Saturday night. A loaded grid of over 20 teams including 2017 champs, Ewan McClue ...

DeWalt SXS 2018: First round of Australian SXS/SSV Championship in Adelaide

Randall Kilner April 11, 2018

The "DeWalt SXS Australian Championship" heads to Adelaide for the first time on April 14th, to launch the 2018 season on Australia’s first purpose built SXS stadium offroad course under lights at Adelaide Motorsport Park. Heading ...

Italian Baja di Primavera: First test for new TX Ultra4 Prototypes well done

Gianna Vardanega April 10, 2018

The 2018 edition of the "Italian Baja di Primavera" (23-25 March 2018) was held in a truly spring-like setting. The new category in the TX race for similar Ultra4 prototypes was tested by the Ace Acerni Racing crew formed by Pier Acerni ...

Gascoyne Dash 2018: Great Australian Off Road Motorsport Weekend over Easter

Dirtcomp Randall Kilner April 05, 2018

The curtains were raised on the new look 2018 "Coral Coast Helicopter Services Gascoyne Dash" held in Carnarvon, Western Australia over Easter. The event boasted an exciting new point to point off road race format, which bolstered the en ...

Dakar Rally 2019: Easy Rally will be new owner of three Peugeot 3008 DKR Maxi

Hansy Schekahn March 27, 2018

Good news: The former factory Peugeot 3008 DKR Maxi - and parts of the former team - will be in new hands. The French "Easy Rally" team, based in the Village of Tossiat, will buy three of the Peugeot 3008 DKR Maxi and founded the team &q ...

Breslau Rally Poland: Unique Breslau Legend and winner Girousse will be back

Hansy Schekahn March 26, 2018

Breslau Rally Poland, in the early 2000´s. Our first Breslau as journalists. We were sitting in our press-tent. A French guy in an dirty shirt and woozily hair was walking in our direction with two bottles in his hands and some cups. "A ...

Lucas Oil partners with Crandon, Bark River and ERX to form new Short Course

Hansy Schekahn March 23, 2018

For the first time in a decade, the visceral motorsport of US-American short course racing will, once again, be unified - thanks to a newly completed partnership with Lucas Oil and a group of Midwest racing tracks that include Crandon Internationa ...

SCORE San Felipe 250: Over 250 entries expected in SCORE Championship opener

Hansy Schekahn March 20, 2018

Official entries from all across the United States, host country Mexico and several other countries from around the globe continue to arrive as racers pre-run the course and teams tweak their racing machines while finalizing their strategies for n ...



SACCS 2018: Flagship of the South African Series from 22 to 24 June

Charmaine Fortune June 14, 2018

The Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1000 Desert Race from 22 to 24 June in Jwaneng, the most prestigious sporting event in Botswana and the flagship of the South African Cross Country Series (SACCS), will pose a demanding challenge with crews and riders ...



New Skoda Kodiaq vRS completes record-breaking lap at the Nurburgring

Hansy Schekahn June 15, 2018

Fuchsroehre, Schwedenkreuz and Karussell – these sections of track on the Nuerburgring’s legendary Nordschleife are well-known to motorsport fans all over the world. No other race track ...

Renault Trucks adds a new Truck Rally-Raid Game to its simulator App

Hansy Schekahn June 15, 2018

Renault Trucks is offering an opportunity to experience a Marathonrally at the wheel of a Mammoet Renault Truck K520, the truck driven each year in the Dakar or Silk Way rally. This feature has now ...

Interview Joan Barreda: ´I am happy to be back riding the way that I want to´

Hansy Schekahn May 15, 2018

Rallyraid Honda-Motobiker Joan Barreda was forced to retire from the most recent Dakar Rally 2018 after being unable to support the knee pains resulting from a crash in the heavy downpours in Uyuni ...

Husqvarna Factory Racing welcome Pela Renet as new Rally Team Coordinator

Hansy Schekahn May 10, 2018

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing are pleased to announce the appointment of Pela Renet as their new Rally Team Coordinator. Following his retirement from competitive racing due to injuries ...

Dakar 2019: Minister of Tourism of Ecuador confirmed to be part of Dakar

Hansy Schekahn May 04, 2018

Since Marc Coma has left the organization of the Dakar Rally and the country of Argentina is not really interested "to pay" for the Dakar Rally 2019, the French organizer has a problem... ...

Dakar 2019: Interview Antoine Méo ´My best goal is to win Dakar with a car´

Chris Parkin May 04, 2018

When four-time World Enduro Champion and former supercross and motocross star Antoine Méo made his Dakar debut in 2016, the French rider went at it in his inimitable hard-nosed style, winnin ...

Interview Nani Roma: Will be back in the cockpit - ´We have a new car coming´

Bastian Radloff April 30, 2018

At 46 years old, Nani Roma from Barcelona has entered the grueling Dakar Rally 23 times, and boasts the enviable accolade of being one of only a few people to win the legendary event on two- and fo ...

Qatar Cross Country: QMMF agrees two-year motorsport-support with Manateq

Neil Perkins April 16, 2018

The Qatar Motor and Motorcycle Federation (QMMF) has reached a two-year agreement with "Manateq" to support all motor sporting activity in the State of Qatar, starting with the Qatar Cros ...

Red Bull Ring to host Camp Jeep 2018 from 13-15 July in Austria

Hansy Schekahn April 03, 2018

Camp Jeep 2018 – the biggest and most exciting event of the year for the Jeep Owners Group (JOG) and fans of the brand from across Europe – will be held in the Spielberg Arena at the Re ...



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