Dakar 2017 preview: What to expect, and who to look out for

For most international cross country rallyists, and even more motorsport enthusiasts around the world, the dawn of a new year means one thing " the next Dakar Rally. The Dakar needs no lengthy introduction. Cross country rallying is arguably one of the toughest forms of motorsport and the Dakar is the toughest cross country rally in the world. Period. From January 2, it’s either 13 days of hell on earth or 13 of the most exhilarating days of your life, or both, depending on how you look at it.

Teams from around the world, including...

Updated Date: Dec 31, 2016 11:00:00 IST