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13 hrs ago | Gizmag

Peugeot returns to Dakar with sinister 2008 DKR

After a record-breaking performance in the 208 T16 at last year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Peugeot announced a few weeks back that it would again team with Red Bull and Total, this time with its sights on next year's Dakar Rally.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Motorsport.com

Four MINI ALL4 Racing to contest Qatar's Sealine Cross Country Rally

Just a week after the success in the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge the teams now are going to contest the Sealine Cross Country Rally in Qatar.

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INAUTONEWS

Peugeot 2008 DKR photographed in Beijing

The Peugeot 2008 DKR has been spotted in the metal at the exhibition hall of the 2014 Beijing Motor Show, which will officially open its gates this Sunday.

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This is Derbyshire

New car review: Nissan Juke 1.6

Nissan has made an impact in the niche market for small urban 4x4s with its Juke crossover.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

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Real Madrid Spent A Fortune On Gareth Bale For Clasico Goals Like This Against Barcelona

Real Madrid's Welsh forward Gareth Bale celebrates after scoring during the Spanish Copa del Rey final 'Clasico' football match FC Barcelona vs Real Madrid CF at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on April 16, 2014.

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Keith Hernandez Impressed With Woman Eating Enormous Hot Dog

Mets broadcaster Keith Hernandez has already been in the news this week thanks to the Brooklyn Cyclones and their upcoming "magic loogie" bobblehead giveaway.

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Radio Prague

Football: Liberec fire manager Sihlavy

The top Czech division club Slovan Liberec have fired manager Jaroslav A ilhavA1 2. The 52-year-old coach's contract with the club was to expire at the end of the season but owners dismissed A ilhavA1 2 after they learned he was planning to coach regional rival Jablonec.

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INAUTONEWS

Peugeot 2008 DKR is getting ready for the Dakar Rally

The French based automaker Peugeot has officially unveiled the 2008 DKR, which will tackle the next year's Dakar Rally.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Peninsula

Qatar's Nasser heads star list

Qatar's Nasser Saleh Al Attiyah scales the dunes at Nihuil during this year's Dakar Rally with the Mini All4 Racing.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Paul Tan's Automotive News

Peugeot 2008 DKR to take on the Dakar Rally in 2015

Peugeot Sport dominated the two prominent hill climb events last year with the awesome 208 T16 - winning at Pikes Peak in record time , as well as setting the fastest run through the Goodwood hill climb course .

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Paddock Talk

Expanded Presence for ZF in World Motorsport

Highlighting the local involvement is the push for a seventh straight V8 Supercar driver's title, with most of the leading contenders utilising SACHS shock absorbers, with many also relying on a SACHS carbon racing clutch.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Huffington Post

Jimmy Rollins 'Politely' Dropped An F-Bomb On A Heckler After Crushing Walk-Off Homer

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins was being taunted in his own stadium when he stepped into the batters' box in the bottom of the 10th inning on Saturday night.

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The Huffington Post

This Is the Sort Of Superhuman Effort It Takes To Save A Messi Free Kick

Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina gestures against Granada's during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Granada and FC Barcelona at Los Carmenes stadium in Granada, Spain, Saturday, April 12, 2014.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Motorsport.com

13 Stages, 14 days of racing

For the first time, whilst the competitors in some categories will be resting, the others will continue racing... The Dakar organisers have devoted their week to a first preparatory tour of South America, with the main aim of announcing the host cities on the programme for the 2015 edition of the rally.

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Iol.co.za

SA Motor Sportsman of the year named

At a glittering function in the city on Thursday night, attended by a Who's Who of South African motorsport, seventeen-year-old Kelvin van der Linde was named the youngest Bridgestone / SA Guild of Motoring Journalists Motor Sportsman of the Year in the 50-year history of the award.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Paddock Talk

Yamaha Ready To Blitz European Motocross Campaign

The fourth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship at Arco di Trento in Italy this weekend will also see the launch of an exciting European campaign for Yamaha.

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Paddock Talk

Vasilyev Victorious In MINI ALL4 Racing // Four MINIs In The Top Ten

Vladimir Vasilyev won the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge for MINI. The Russian drove an uncontested victory in the MINI ALL4 Racing used by the Monster Energy X-raid Team and finished almost 48 minutes ahead of second-placed Adam Malaysz after five legs of the demanding desert rally.

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Bangkok Post

Aid groups take emergency steps against...

International aid organisations launched a series of emergency measures across west Africa on Thursday in a bid to contain one of the worst ever outbreaks of the deadly Ebola virus, which is threatening every country in the region.

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Cycle News

Paulo Goncalves And Honda Win Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge

Team HRC's Paulo Goncalves won the final stage of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge and in the process won the overall, beating Red Bull KTM's Marc Coma by just 20 seconds after five stages of the opening round of the Rally Raid World Championship.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

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Billy Hamilton Is So Fast That It's Starting To Seem Unfair

Fast is one thing. Major League Baseball rosters are stocked with fast ballplayers.

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