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The end of the Silk Way Rally ended with a cancellation followed by party.
In this penultimate stage of the 2017 Silk Way Rally, Cyril Despres closed in on his second straight overall victory in the cars, while Dmitry Sotnikov resisted his Kamaz teammate Anton Shibalov in th
The overall leaders both survived a scare on Stage 12 as the Silk Way drivers battled their way through some tricky dunes.
Stage 11 of the Silk Way Rally was fast, but shorter than expected.
Frenchman Sebastien Loeb sustained the injury in a crash, which effectively ended his chances of winning
After Sunday’s rest day, the drivers raced for the first time on the proper dunes of the Gobi desert
Sunday was a chance for the drivers to recharge their batteries ahead of a challenging six final stages in the Silk Way Rally.
Sébastien Loeb extends his lead in the car class, while Dmitry Sotnikov is ahead in the trucks.
American Bryce Menzies wins his first special and in the Kamaz has a clean sweep in the trucks section
Peugeot’s Stephane Peterhansel won his second stage of the Silk Way Rally in the cars category but the Frenchman remains more than three hours behind overall leader Sébastien…
Stage five of the Silk Way Rally featured another long day.
Peugeot's Stephane Peterhansel took a roll in the mud and ended up losing three hours
Stage three of the Silk Way Rally left Russia and headed to Kazakhstan with a long stage between Ufa and Kostanay, featuring 329km of special.
Stage two of the Silk Way took the riders on a 785km trip eastwards from Cheboksary to Ufa, with 157km of special section on the menu.
The official podium ceremony for the 2017 Silk Way Rally was held on Moscow’s iconic Red Square on Friday, with defending car champion Cyril Despres leading the…
Several hundred Germans. most of them Muslims, held a peace march in Cologne on Saturday in protest at the number of deadly Islamic extremist attacks that have hit Europe in recent years.
Rides & Experiences
Moscow residents had an opportunity to immerse themselves in the automotive history last weekend, as vintage car fans gathered in the centre of the Russian capital to show off their…
Under pressure from the street, Congress stopped a ruling from applying to dictatorship-era human rights offenders.
Rally raid teams will tackle 10,000kms through Russia, Kazakhstan and China
European Rally Championship driver Tomasz Kasperczyk was involved in a dramatic near-miss accident when his car skidded off the road and became