Home > 2020 Dakar Rally Stage 8 - Giniel de Villiers

Auto
2020 Dakar Rally Stage 8 - Giniel de Villiers

Description

Interview with Giniel de Villiers after Stage 8 of 2020 Dakar Rally. Giniel De Villiers has finished the Dakar 16 straight times, but his last appearance was a major disappointment. The South African who has only finished outside the Top 10 once (in 2007), had to settle for ninth place last year in Peru. An unfortunate rock (and a broken wheel) dashed his hopes of victory on day three. The 47-year-old veteran is still a major part of the South Africa based Toyota Gazoo team. Preparation for his 17th Dakar consisted of participating in and winning the South African all-terrain Championship for the third consecutive year. His only run outside his national series was a confidence booster. He took the laurels in the Morocco Rally in October ahead of all the discipline’s front-runners. The big change for this cycling enthusiast, who fine-tunes his physical preparation on his Mountain Bike, is his new co-driver. After 11 Dakars with Dirk Von Zitzewitz, this time he will have Alex Haro by his side. The Spaniard finished second overall last year with Nani Roma. De Villiers’ objective is obviously the same: win again, more than 10 years after his only triumph.

Added on the 17/01/2020 07:58:40 - Copyright : Auto Moto EN

To customise your video :

Or Create an account

More videos on the subject

  • Fernanda Kanno: "I appreciate being the first Peruvian woman who ran the Dakar"

    Lima, Dec 16 (EFE) .- Fernanda Kanno, the first Peruvian woman to run and finish the Dakar, will be the only female representative of the Americas at the premiere of the toughest rally in the world, in Saudi Arabia, a country where only a year and a half ago women were forbidden to drive.(CAMARA: Mikhail Huacan)SOUNDBITES: FERNANDA KANNOTRANSLATION"This adventure of running the Dakar, for me, does not happen so much for the fact of being a woman, but for the fact of being a person like any other who fulfills her dreams. I really appreciate being the first Peruvian woman who runs the Dakar, the first Peruvian woman who finished it, and that many women say: 'OK, we are achieving things, we will be united, if Fernanda can then many women can achieve things that were always denied to us or that we always thought that were not possible, but I hope the world one day will be so beautiful that we will stop talking about men and women and just talk about people. Everyone’s goal I think should be that, instead of highlighting things because of the fact that I’m a woman, highlight things by the fact that we are people with big dreams, but that can be fulfilled "

    17/12/2019 - EFE Inglés
  • Nikkei jumps 8 percent driven by Wall Street gains, Tokyo 2020 postponement

    Tokyo, Mar.25 (EFE), (Camera: Franck Robichon).- The Tokyo Stock Exchange's benchmark Nikkei index on Wednesday closed 8.04 percent up following gains registered by the Wall Street and positive reactions over the postponement of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, amid days of high volatility due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.FOOTAGE OF TOKYO'S STOCK EXCHANGE.

    26/03/2020 - EFE Inglés
  • French National Rally leader Le Pen votes in local elections

    Marine Le Pen, president of France's right-wing party the National Rally, votes in the first round of local elections, in Hénin-Beaumont. IMAGES

    15/03/2020 - AFPTV - First images
  • Bernie Sanders supporters rally ahead of Tuesday primaries

    A campaign rally to support Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders takes place in Chicago, a week after the "Super Tuesday" elections boosted Joe Biden's bid to become the party's nominee for president. Six states will hold Democratic primaries on Tuesday.

    08/03/2020 - AFP EN
  • NEW MOVIE TRAILERS 2020 (This Week's Best Trailers #8)

    NEW MOVIE TRAILERS 2020 (This Week's Best Trailers #8)

    29/02/2020 - Fresh Movie Trailers EN
  • 2020 UAE Tour - stage 3 highlights

    Cyclingnews is the world's leading cycling website, bringing you the most up-to-date news, race results and live race coverage. You'll also find the latest tech ...

    25/02/2020 - Cycling news

More videosAuto

Watch video of How Made A Backflip Whit A Jeep ...!
     Enjoy The Video.
Rate, Comment, Share... Thankx
Subscribe For New Compilations:  Famous In 15 Seconds

Want To Submit A Video: Http://failsworld.com/contact/ - Coolest Car Backflip   EPIC !!!!! - Label : Melberries -
Auto

Coolest Car Backflip EPIC !!!!!

25/02/2013 20:42:02