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Dakar Rally Car,Truck and Moto Champions

See a complete list of Dakar Rally Car,Truck and Moto Champions. The 2015 Dakar Rally Champions are Marc Coma of Spain(Bikes),Marc Coma (Bikes)Nasser Al-Attiyah of Qatar(Cars),Ayrat Mardeev of Russia(Trucks) and Rafal Sonik of Poland (ATV/Quads).

Fast Facts:
– The 2015 Rally traversed 9,000 kilometres through various parts of Argentina, Chile and Bolivia.
– The Dakar rally formerly known as “The Paris-Dakar” or “Paris to Dakar Rally”) was originally, the rally was from Paris, France to Dakar, Senegal, via a transfer across the Mediterranean.
– The race is open to amateur and professional riders/drivers. Roughly eighty percent of the participants are amateurs.
– The three major competitive groups in the Dakar are the bike(moto) class (including the quadbikes sub-class), the car class, (which ranges from buggies to small SUVs), and the T4 truck class.
– The rally originated in 1978, a year after motorcycle racer, Thierry Sabine got lost in the Libyan desert during the Abidjan-Nice. He thought it would be a good location for a regular rally.
– In 2001 Jutta Kleinschmidt (Miss Dakar) became the first woman to win the overall event.
– Security threats in Mauritania led to the cancellation of the 2008 rally.

The Dakar rally car class Champions:

Year Route Make & model Driver and Co-driver
2015 Buenos Aires–Iquique- Mini All 4 Racing Nasser Al-Attiyah, Matthieu Baumel
2014 Rosario-Salta–Valparaíso Mini All 4 Racing Nani Roma, Michel Périn
2013 Lima–Tucumán–Santiago Mini All 4 Racing Stéphane Peterhansel, Jean-Paul Cottret
2012 Mar del Plata–Arica–Lima Mini All 4 Racing Stéphane Peterhansel, Jean-Paul Cottret
2011 Buenos Aires-Arica Volkswagen Touareg Nasser Al-Attiyah, Timo Gottschalk
2010 Buenos Aires-Antofagasta Volkswagen Touareg Carlos Sainz, Lucas Cruz
2009 Buenos Aires-Valparaiso Volkswagen Touareg Giniel de Villiers, Dirk von Zitzewitz
2007 Lisbon-Dakar Mitsubishi Pajero Stéphane Peterhansel, Jean-Paul Cottret
2006 Lisbon-Dakar Mitsubishi Pajero Luc Alphand, Gilles Picard
2005 Barcelona-Dakar Mitsubishi Pajero Stéphane Peterhansel, Jean-Paul Cottret
2004 Clermont-Ferrand- Mitsubishi Pajero Stéphane Peterhansel, Jean-Paul Cottret
2003 Marseille- Mitsubishi Pajero Hiroshi Masuoka, Andreas Schulz
2002 Arras-Madrid- Mitsubishi Pajero Hiroshi Masuoka, Pascal Maimon
2001 Paris-Dakar Mitsubishi Pajero Jutta Kleinschmidt, Andreas Schulz
2000 Paris-Dakar-Cairo Schlesser-Renault Buggy Jean-Louis Schlesser, Henri Magne
1999 Granada-Dakar Schlesser-Renault Buggy Jean-Louis Schlesser, Philippe Monnet
1998 Paris-Granada- Mitsubishi Pajero Jean-Pierre Fontenay, Gilles Picard
1997 Dakar-Agades- Mitsubishi Pajero Kenjiro Shinozuka, Henri Magne
1996 Granada-Dakar Citroën ZX Pierre Lartigue, Michel Perin
1995 Granada-Dakar Citroën ZX Pierre Lartigue, Michel Perin
1994 Paris-Dakar-Paris Citroën ZX Pierre Lartigue, Michel Perin
1993 Paris-Dakar Mitsubishi Pajero Bruno Saby, Dominique Seriyes
1992 Paris-Sirt- Mitsubishi Pajero Hubert Auriol, Philippe Monnet
1991 Paris-Tripoli- Citroën ZX Ari Vatanen, Bruno Berglund
1990 Paris-Tripoli- Peugeot 405 T16 Ari Vatanen, Bruno Berglund
1989 Paris-Tunis-Dakar Peugeot 405 T16 Ari Vatanen, Bruno Berglund
1988 Paris-Alger-Dakar Peugeot 205 T16 Juha Kankkunen, Juha Piironen
1987 Paris-Alger-Dakar Peugeot 205 T16 Ari Vatanen, Bernard Giroux
1986 Paris-Alger-Dakar Porsche 959 René Metge, Dominique Lemoyne
1985 Paris-Alger-Dakar Mitsubishi Pajero Patrick Zaniroli, Jean Da Silva
1984 Paris-Alger-Dakar Porsche 911 René Metge, Dominique Lemoyne
1983 Paris-Alger-Dakar Mercedes 280 G Jacky Ickx, Claude Brasseur
1982 Paris-Alger-Dakar Renault 20 Claude Marreau, Bernard Marreau
1981 Paris-Dakar Range Rover René Metge, Bernard Giroux
1980 Paris-Dakar Volkswagen Iltis Freddy Kottulinsky, Gerd Löffelmann
1979 Paris-Dakar Range Rover Alain Génestier,Joseph Terbiaut
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Dakar Moto Class rally Champions:

Year Route Rider Make & model
2015 Buenos Aires–Iquique- Marc Coma KTM 450 Rally
2014 Rosario-Salta–Valparaíso Marc Coma KTM 450 Rally
2013 Lima–Tucumán–Santiago Cyril Despres KTM 450 Rally
2012 Mar del Plata–Arica–Lima Cyril Despres KTM 450 Rally
2011 Buenos Aires-Arica Marc Coma KTM 450 Rally
2010 Buenos Aires-Antofagasta Cyril Despres KTM 690 Rally
2009 Buenos Aires-Valparaiso Marc Coma KTM 690 Rally
2007 Lisbon-Dakar Cyril Despres KTM 690 Rally
2006 Lisbon-Dakar Marc Coma KTM LC4 660R
2005 Barcelona-Dakar Cyril Despres KTM LC4 660R
2004 Clermont-Ferrand- Nani Roma KTM LC4 660R
2003 Marseille- Richard Sainct KTM LC4 660R
2002 Arras-Madrid- Fabrizio Meoni KTM LC8 950R
2001 Paris-Dakar Fabrizio Meoni KTM LC4 660R
2000 Paris-Dakar-Cairo Richard Sainct BMW F650RR
1999 Granada-Dakar Richard Sainct BMW F650RR
1998 Paris-Granada- Stéphane Peterhansel Yamaha YZE850T
1997 Dakar-Agades- Stéphane Peterhansel Yamaha YZE850T
1996 Granada-Dakar Edi Orioli Yamaha YZE850T
1995 Granada-Dakar Stéphane Peterhansel Yamaha YZE850T
1994 Paris-Dakar-Paris Edi Orioli Cagiva Elefant 900
1993 Paris-Dakar Stéphane Peterhansel Yamaha YZE850T
1992 Paris-Sirt- Stéphane Peterhansel Yamaha YZE850T
1991 Paris-Tripoli- Stéphane Peterhansel Yamaha YZE750T
1990 Paris-Tripoli- Edi Orioli Cagiva Elefant 900
1989 Paris-Tunis-Dakar Gilles Lalay Honda NXR800V
1988 Paris-Alger-Dakar Edi Orioli Honda NXR800V
1987 Paris-Alger-Dakar Cyril Neveu Honda NXR750V
1986 Paris-Alger-Dakar Cyril Neveu Honda NXR750V
1985 Paris-Alger-Dakar Gaston Rahier BMW GS980R
1984 Paris-Alger-Dakar Gaston Rahier BMW GS980R
1983 Paris-Alger-Dakar Hubert Auriol BMW GS980R
1982 Paris-Alger-Dakar Cyril Neveu Honda XR550
1981 Paris-Dakar Hubert Auriol BMW GS800R
1980 Paris-Dakar Cyril Neveu Yamaha XT500
1979 Paris-Dakar Cyril Neveu Yamaha XT500

Dakar rally truck champions:

Year Route Driver Make
2015 Buenos Aires–Iquique- Ayrat Mardeev Kamaz
2014 Rosario-Salta–Valparaíso Andrey Karginov Kamaz
2013 Lima–Tucumán–Santiago Eduard Nikolaev Kamaz
2012 Mar del Plata–Arica–Lima Gérard de Rooy Iveco PowerStar
2011 Buenos Aires-Arica Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
2010 Buenos Aires-Antofagasta Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
2009 Buenos Aires-Valparaiso Firdaus Kabirov Kamaz
2007 Lisbon-Dakar Hans Stacey MAN
2006 Lisbon-Dakar Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
2005 Barcelona-Dakar Firdaus Kabirov Kamaz
2004 Clermont-Ferrand- Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
2003 Marseille- Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
2002 Arras-Madrid- Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
2001 Paris-Dakar Karel Loprais Tatra
2000 Paris-Dakar-Cairo Vladimir Chagin Kamaz
1999 Granada-Dakar Karel Loprais Tatra
1998 Paris-Granada- Karel Loprais Tatra
1997 Dakar-Agades- Peter Reif Hino
1996 Granada-Dakar Viktor Moskovskikh Kamaz
1995 Granada-Dakar Karel Loprais Tatra)
1994 Paris-Dakar-Paris Karel Loprais Tatra
1993 Paris-Dakar Francesco Perlini Perlini
1992 Paris-Sirt- Francesco Perlini Perlini
1991 Paris-Tripoli- Jacques Houssat Perlini
1990 Paris-Tripoli- Villa Perlini
1988 Paris-Alger-Dakar Karel Loprais Tatra
1987 Paris-Alger-Dakar Jan de Rooy DAF
1986 Paris-Alger-Dakar Giacomo Vismara Mercedes-Benz
1985 Paris-Alger-Dakar Karl-Friedrich Capito Mercedes-Benz
1984 Paris-Alger-Dakar Pierre Lalleu Mercedes-Benz
1983 Paris-Alger-Dakar Georges Groine Mercedes-Benz
1982 Paris-Alger-Dakar Georges Groine Mercedes-Benz
1981 Paris-Dakar Adrien Villette ALM/ACMAT
1980 Paris-Dakar Ataquat Sonacome
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