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Stage07 Copiaco Copiaco, Vast improovement for the Team ProDakar F1 Energy drink

The route from Copiapo to Copiapo has been long and tyring, with lots of extreme dunes at the end of the stage. Its exacly in this type of trerrain where the Mcrae cars really shine and can start climbing places … Continue reading

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Stage04 San Juan – Chilecito, a wet day for the McRae cars

The stage has not been the normal desert Dakar stage, on the contrary it has been a very wet one, constantly crossing rivers has made everyone very wet, but fortunatelly it has not given any mechanical problems. All cars have … Continue reading

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Stage 03 San Rafael – San Juan with Tim Coronel

The third stage began with a liason of 293 kilometers, and a timed soecial stage of 208 km on the program. The test consisted of high mountains, cliffs and valleys, and ended with the infamous fesj fesj. Tim started today … Continue reading

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Tim Coronel gets delayed in the first stage of the 2012 Dakar

This morning Tim begun in good spirits the first stage of the rally, starting in position 48 to face a 56 km special stage wich should have been done in a short time. Tim ahad a great start flying through … Continue reading

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Alister McRae coments on his return to the Dakar

The Dakar has always attracted WRC drivers. It was the case in the 90s of Vatanen and Kankhunen, then followed the likes of the late Colin McRae and Spanish legend Carlos Sainz. Some might have forgotten that Alister McRae also … Continue reading

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Pick up of the Mcrae Buggy at the Port for the start of the Dakar 2012

After a short night in Buenos Aires, all of the crew woke up this morning when the sun came up. After breakfast we headed towards Delta Port where the orange McRae Dakar buggy was waiting. The buggy was in good … Continue reading

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