Dakar

DAKAR 2020

GLOBAL DOMINATION OF DIRT

Most laboratories are clean. But not ours. We prefer the dust, dirt and extreme conditions motorsport events like the Dakar throw at us. That’s what truly inspires the innovations our tyres pack. And that’s why BFGoodrich® has been appointed the Dakar Rally’s official tyre supplier. With more than 45 years of motorsport experience under its belt, and with a score of 15 Dakar wins to its name, BFGoodrich® is targeting further success on the world famous cross-country rally in 2020.

Come and join us on the Dakar trail!

Stay tuned: #BFGoodrichDakar #Dakar2020

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Dakar 2020: Cat and mouse games in Saudi Arabia conclude with BFGoodrich®’s 16th Dakar victory!

After the rocky trails, gorges and mountainous scenery visited in the course of Week 1, the second half of the 2020 Dakar switched to significantly sandier terrain in southeast Saudi Arabia, near the country’s so-called Empty Quarter.

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The 2020 Dakar Rally – a huge challenge for competitors and BFGoodrich® tires alike!

The 2020 motorsport season got off to a flying start on January 5 when the 342 car, motorcycle, quad, truck and SSV entries got their first taste of the first Dakar to be hosted by Saudi Arabia.

This year’s menu features an overall distance of 7,800 kilometres divided into 12 stages totalling 5,097km of sand, dunes, rocky trails, sharp stones, camel grass, thorn bushes and twisty gorges.

DAKAR 2020: Nasser Al-Attiyah & Carlos Sainz are competing ! 

After stage 3, Carlos Sainz is in the first position... But Nasser Al-Attiyah will fight to repeat his 2019 victory ! 

Stay tuned to know more about this duel... 

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BFGoodrich® targeting a 16th Dakar win to kick off its 150th anniversary celebrations

The new year marks the beginning of exciting new chapters in the histories of both BFGoodrich®, which is celebrating its 150th anniversary in 2020, and the Dakar Rally which has switched to a new arena in the Middle East after its earlier adventures in Africa and South America.

DAKAR 2020 : Cyril Despres and Mike Horn on the starting block for the 42th edition !

Amazing !

Mike Horn will be the copilot of Cyril despres for Dakar 2020. They will race together during 7000km, with their OT3 SSV.  A new adventure for both of them ! 

Photo credit : Sam Decout & Flavien Duhamel - Red Bull Content Pool

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Cyril Despres to race Dakar 2020 alongside world famous explorer Mike Horn seen on December 30, 2019.

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Cyril Despres performs with the OT3 by Overdive in Erfoud, Morocco on October 4, 2019

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Cyril Despres performs with the OT3 by Overdive in Erfoud, Morocco on October 4, 2019

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