Tag Archive: Pal Anders Ullevalseter

Jan 09

Dakar: A shortened 273 km special stage

Carlos Sainz now 21 minutes ahead of Peterhansel

Dakar 2011 logoFrancisco Lopez  Dakar 2011Chilean rider Francisco Lopez managed – with his Aprilia bike – to achieve best time for the first time this year, which brings him slightly closer to Coma and Despres. It is the third consecutive stage that escapes the two KTM riders… Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 16

Dakar: The 32nd edition is over

Grand slam for the Despres team and consecration for Sainz

Cyril Despres wins his third Dakar in Buenos Aires after a last stage won by his support rider Ruben Faria. In the car category, Carlos Sainz gets his first Dakar victory after resisting the ultimate attack by Al Attiyah, who wins the last stage for just 36’’. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 15

Dakar: Ullevalsteter nails one

Al-Attiyah is not letting go

Norwegian rider Pal-Anders Ullevalseter wins the Santa Rosa stage; it is his first Dakar stage victory in any Dakar. He also gets to second place in the general standings. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 14

Dakar: Third special stage victory on the Dakar 2010 for Francisco Lopez

The countdown has started

With a third special stage victory on the Dakar 2010, Francisco Lopez has stolen a march in his combat with Pal-Anders Ullevalseter for 2nd place in the general standings, which are still dominated by Cyril Despres. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 07

Dakar: The film of stage number six

Coma still on a mission;”Peter” for glory

The many navigation mistakes of his contenders allowed Marc Coma to finish with the best time of the day in the bike category and to move up four places in the overall standings.  Moreover Italian rider Luca Manca, who was ranking ninth this morning in the overall standings, had to be evacuated from the track after a very serious fall in the early hours of the stage.

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Jan 17

Dakar: Cordoba to Buenos Aires for final leg of Dakar 2009

The adventure began on La Pampa

After having explored two veritable nation-continents, the competitors will find a more familiar type of landscape. Read the rest of this entry »