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Dakar Stage 9: Price & Al-Attiyah Stay On Top

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‘King of the West’ Battle Primed to Reignite in Kal

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Race Report: Stadium Short Course Championship – Round 3

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The Holden Ute of Steve Riley and Trev Hanks are currently living their dream of racing at Dakar in their Aussie built Holden Ute. Steve Riley a former off road motorcycle racer and three times auto winner of the Australian safari rally along with co/driver and friend Trev Hanks are competing in 2019 Dakar Rally. …

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The glorious day that all desert racers have been waiting for finally arrived as the 2019 Dakar Rally got started today. All the months of preparation were put into practice on the dunes around Pisco as stage one as the world’s toughest rally got underway. The opening special stage took place after a 247-kilometre liaison …

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Edition 50 of Dirtcomp Magazine has now been mailed to our subscribers. After much deliberation we have decided that Edition 50 will be the final print magazine of Dirtcomp and we will evolve to a FREE digital web based format during 2019. As advised on delivery of Edition 50, if you have any magazines remaining …

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Nine-time World Rally Champion and recent Rally Catalunya winner Sébastien Loeb will sensationally return to the Dakar Rally next year as a privateer, backed by Red Bull. The 44-year-old Frenchman, who won his 79th WRC rally in Spain last weekend, will drive a Peugeot 3008DKR navigated by Daniel Elena. This is similar to the car …

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The battle for the 2018 DEWALT SXS Australian Championship went right down to the wire at the Broadford State Motorcycle Sports Complexon the weekend. The first five rounds had produced five different winners and with the championship up for grabs, the gloves were off at the season’s grand finale. The heats were a slippery affair, with the heavens opening …

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The battle for the the ‘King of the West’ Title is primed to reignite at the Black Diamond Kalgoorlie Desert Race on October 26-28, 2018 as offroaders converge on the famous gold mining town for Round 6 of the Carnarvon Motel Western Australia Off Road Championship. 2017 saw the inaugural KDR, coming off the back of …

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The growth of the Tatts Finke Desert Race is showing no signs of slowing down, with organisers confirming the 2018 event was the biggest to date. Expectations are the 2019 event, to be held in Alice Springs on 7-10 June, will be bigger again. The event has been confirmed as round two of the BFGoodrich …

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The third and final round of the 2018 Stadium Short Course Championship which was held at the Benaraby Mx Track has been run & won with plenty of action during the Day/ night event. There were 6 day heats which consisted of 5 laps each heat and then the final heat under lights was an 8 …

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The St George 399 has been confirmed as the opening round of the 2019 BFGoodrich CAMS Australian Off Road Championship (AORC) with a new date set to give competitors more preparation time for the Finke Desert Race. The St George 399 will kick off the AORC on the 5-7 April* in the tiny rural town …

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The flowing natural terrain course at Queensland Moto Park hosted the fourth round of the 2018 DEWALT SXS Australian Championshiptoday. After 5 heats, the semi’s and final it was the reigning SXS Champion, Ewan McClue in the #657 Emac Electrical CanAm Maverick who returned to the top step of the outright and SXS Turbo Class …

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August 23: The 2018 Albins ARB Goondiwindi 400 Photo Galleries are now live! Check out all the racing action from round 5 of the ARB Australian Off Road Championship as the buggies, trucks, 4wd’s and SXS’s fly down Gundy’s famous Malapunyah Run and tackle the infamous melon holes. TO ORDER PRINTS OR HIGH RES JPEGS …

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Danny Brown and George Apted have returned to the top step of the Albins ARB 4×4 Accessories Goondiwindi 400 podium today, winning the fifth round of the ARB Australian Off Road Racing Championshipin their #1 Milwaukee Tools Australia Alumi Craft Race Cars in a time of 4hr 27min 51sec. Debuting the V8 powered Alumicraft he …

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