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2021 DAKAR RALLY COURSE DETAILS

1 prologue, 12 stages, 4800 kilometres of timed specials, two looping stages and a marathon stage are some of the main features that the ASO released today for the forthcoming 2021 Dakar Rally. The 43rd edition of the great challenge gets…
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RICKY BRABEC WINS THE LONGEST RACE IN AMERICA

Ricky Brabec soloed his HRC rally bike to the Pro motorcycle win at the 24th annual Best In The Desert Vegas to Reno this week. It was 514 miles, starting  in Amargosa Valley and ending in Dayton, Nevada this year, once again making it the…
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TEAM HONDA JCR OFF-ROAD VIDEO

Ricky Brabec, Tarah Gieger, Kendall Norman, Johnny Campbell and Preston Campbell have been away from the racing scene in recent months like everyone else. But that doesn't mean they've been away from their dirt bikes. The JCR Honda team got…
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2020 SONORA RALLY DAY 3: THE HALFWAY POINT

Day three of racing at this year's Sonora Rally was the first day in the dunes and the action was intense. But it was only a taste. Cut short and starting early due to an impending storm, the racers criss-crossed the sand then wound through…
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SKYLER HOWES TOPS SONORA RALLY DAY 1

Skyler Howes put his Husqvarna Rally bike on top of day one of the Sonora Rally with some formidable competition close behind. Two minutes back was former Baja 1000 winner Colton Udall, and another 7 minutes back was 2020 Dakar winner Ricky…
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RICKY BRABEC DAKAR VIDEO

After winning the 2020 Dakar Rally and becoming the first American to do so, the Southern California desert racer talks about his accomplishment and the teamwork it took. 
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RICKY BRABEC PROFILE

After coming painfully close to winning the Dakar Rally in 2019, Ricky Brabec came back to dominate the 2020 running of the event. In so doing , he became the first American winner in a sport that is still somewhat obscure to the average…
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AMERICAN RICKY BRABEC WINS 2020 DAKAR RALLY

Ricky Brabec has won Dakar. After finishing second to Honda teammate Jose Ignacio Conejo on the 12th and final round, Ricky and the Monster Energy HRC Rally team could breathe again. Brabec had led the rally since stage three and scored two…
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DAKAR 2020: BENAVIDES WINS TRAGIC STAGE 7

Today's stage 7 of the 2020 Dakar Rally held the longest special stage of the entire rally (546 kilometers against the clock), from Riyadh, southbound with destination Wadi Al-Dawasir. The route took in varied terrain types, going from…
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HONDA’S FACTORY DAKAR BIKE: THE WRAP

Ricky Brabec is currently leading the 2020 Dakar Rally by over 20 minutes, and going into the second half of the race, his bike is a major topic of discussion. The CRF450 Rally has been surrounded by controversy since its introduction in…
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DAKAR STAGE 6: BRABEC WINS AGAIN!

With half of the 2020 Dakar rally complete, American Ricky Brabec has run a near-perfect race so far. He won his second stage of the rally today, extending his overall lead to over 20 minutes going into the rest day. Misfortune hit several…
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DAKAR: TOBY PRICE TAKES DAY 5

Toby Price was the fastest rider in stage five of the 2020 Dakar Rally, but it was also a very good day for the Americans. Rockstar Husqvarna's Andrew Short came from a start position of 13th to finish third behind teammate Pablo…
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DAKAR STAGE 4: BRABEC STILL ON TOP

On stage four of the 2020 Dakar Rally, American Ricky Brabec survived the thing that most Dakar competitors dread most: starting up front. After winning stage three, it was up to him to open the course. With elite riders starting in…
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RICKY BRABEC WINS DAKAR STAGE 3

The Super Marathon stage wrapped up today with American Ricky Brabec of the Monster Energy Honda Team winning and leapfrogging into the overall lead. The 414-kilometer Neom loop took place on slippery gravel-filled mountain tracks connected…
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DAKAR, STAGE 2: SUNDERLAND TO THE FRONT

Red Bull KTM's Sam Sunderland started today's stage in fifth place, which, as it turned out, was a significant advantage. He took the overall lead after finishing second to private KTM rider Ross Evan Branch. The pre-colored road books used…
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DAKAR DAY 1: BRABEC 2nd, SHORT 9th

The 2020 Dakar Rally officially started today in Saudi Arabia.  After a day of racing that included 433 kilometers of liaison and a 319-kilometer timed special,  defending champion Toby Price holds the lead with American Ricky Brabec in…
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DAKAR BEGINS JANUARY 5, 2020

On January 5th, 2020, the Dakar rally will begin, taking place for the first time in Saudi Arabia. Americans Andrew Short and Ricky Brabec are prepared for what might be the most challenging rally of their careers.  You can follow the daily…
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BRABEC WINS SONORA RALLY

Ricky Brabec’s preparations for the 2020 Dakar got underway two months after the close of the 2019 edition, where the American rider had left such an excellent mark. Brabec continued to impress this week in Mexican desert. Monster Energy…
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