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Dakar 2017 / SS11: Terranova gains time

01/13/17
• Best special-stage result for Terranova: third position • Tomorrow the 2017 Dakar will be finished

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Dakar 2017 / SS9: Stage Salta - Chilecito cancelled

01/11/17

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2017 Dakar / SS7: Four MINI racers secure top-ten positions

01/10/17
• Mikko Hirvonen finishes fourth in stage seven • Part one of the marathon stage completed

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2017 Dakar / SS8: Landslide makes for enormous delays

01/10/17
• Road to Salta blocked, both racing cars and service vehicles have to make a detour • Stage nine cancelled

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Dakar 2017 / Rest day in La Paz

01/08/17
• Tough first week is over • Tomorrow, the pairings will have to contest the marathon stage

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DAKAR 2017: Stage 6 from ORURO to LA PAZ has been cancelled

01/07/17
Considering the extreme climatic conditions and that ...

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2017 Dakar / SS5: Four MINI in the top 10

01/06/17
• Difficult task for the navigators on the way to Oruro • Special stage shortened due to adverse weather conditions

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Dakar 2017 / SS4: Mikko Hirvonen now third in the overall standings

01/05/17
Hirvonen finishes second in stage four / Five MINI in the top 10...

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Dakar 2017 / SS3: Mikko Hirvonen finishes fourth in stage three

01/04/17
· All the three MINI John Cooper Works Rally vehicles make it to the top 10 · From tomorrow, the Dakar will be continued in the altitude

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Dakar 2017 / SS2: Mud fight in the heat

01/03/17
• Al-Rajhi and Hirvonen sixth and eighth in the overall rankings • Burning heat a hard test for the competitors and the teams

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Dakar 2017 / SS1: Two MINI John Cooper Works Rally vehicles in the top 10

01/02/17
• Al-Rajhi and Hirvonen seventh and ninth respectively • Tomorrow, the pairings will have to cope with WRC-like challenges

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2017 Dakar: All the preparations completed on site

01/01/17
Great atmosphere during the podium crossing in Paraguay / Scrutineering and administrative checks completed . . .

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Due to injury, Bryce Menzies can't contest the Dakar Rally 2017

12/28/16
Difficult decision for Menzies and Team X-raid / Terranova and Schulz to now race a MINI John Cooper Works Rally / Sylvio de Barros to contest in a MINI ALL4 Racing

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2017 Dakar: Preparations completed

11/25/16
• Hirvonen, Al-Rajhi and Menzies to race the MINI John Cooper Works Rally • Further information on the route of the 2017 Dakar

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X-raid presents: The New MINI John Cooper Works Rally

11/16/16
- First race appearance in the 2017 Dakar Rally - From technology to body: an all new X-raid racer

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Eight pairings to represent the X-raid colours in the 2017 Dakar

11/11/16
• Hirvonen, Al-Rajhi, Menzies and Terranova are the spearheads • Altitude will be a true challenge

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Ricardo Porém wins Baja Portalegre

10/30/16
• Special service team for Porém/Palmeiro • X-raid teambuilding in Portugal

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One MINI ALL4 Racing to contest the season finale

10/24/16
• Ricardo Porém to race in front of his home crowd • 500 kilometres special-stage distance to be covered over the course of two days

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Rallye du Maroc: Difficult final test

10/07/16
• Three MINI ALL4 Racing in the top five • A lot of bad luck in the final stage

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Rallye du Maroc: Positive half-time balance

10/05/16
• Five MINI ALL4 Racing in the top 10 • Al-Rajhi / Gottschalk hold second place

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