One last minute check before the 2010 Dakar rally kicks off! In case you forgot, in case you just recently became a fan, in case you just didn´t catch it all!
The 2010 Dakar rally facts and figures:
2-16 January (1-17th) 2010
32nd edition will be taking place in Argentina/Chile.
2nd time it´s being performed on the other side of the Atlantic in Argentina and Chile.
9030km is the total length of the rally.
4810km is the total length of the special stages.
Number of entrants: 373
New cool stuff:
Volkswagen iPhone app - the first Dakar iPhone app hit the market in the beginning of December with great interest, lets see how it works once the rally takes off!
Race the Dakar on your own -Virtual reality - did you sign in yet? Go ahead, now the stakes are high - win a trip to the start of the Dakar rally, register here!
History of the Dakar rally:
Read more about the early rallies on the official Dakar rally site!
Unnecessary statistics about the Dakar rally - restdays
Countries passed and variations of the routes
The first Dakar iPhone app is here!
The Dakar iPhone app is here!