Tag Archive: Team Peugeot Total

Sep 13

Peugeot target back-to-back Dakar wins with new car

New Peugeot 3008DKR

New Peugeot 3008DKR After coming back into the sport to triumph nine months ago through Stéphane Peterhansel, Team Peugeot Total are looking to follow up with another victory in 2017 – and a brand new machine. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 17

Silk Way sets its sights on the dunes of the Gobi Desert

Intriguing battles within the car and truck races characterized the first part of this year’s Silk Way

Silk Way sets its sights on the dunes of the Gobi Desert After a frantic first week of racing through Russia and Kazakhstan the 2016 Silk Way Rally now moves to China with race leaders Team Peugeot-Total and Team Kamaz Master looking to defend their positions. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 16

Silk Way sets its sights on the mighty dunes of the Gobi Desert

Team Peugeot-Total hold the top two positions in the Silk Way car race

Silk Way Rally 2016 logo Following a rest day in Almaty, the second half of the 2016 Silk Way Rally is underway and brings with it the challenging dunes of the Gobi Desert. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 13

The first days of the 15-stage rally from Russia to China via Kazakhstan have seen powerful performances from the biggest names in the race

Dakar winning teams take early lead at Silk Way

Dakar winning teams take early lead at Silk Way Rally Team Peugeot-Total have already picked up all stage wins on offer in the car race while Team Kamaz Master have surged into an early lead in the truck category. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 16

Dakar: Dakar Rally Interviews – Final stage Web Version Peterhansel grabs 12th Dakar title, Price clinches first


Dec 03

Peugeot 2008DKR reveals its Dakar racing colours (+video)

For 2016, the Peugeot 2008 DKR has been extensively evolved to become wider, faster, lower and more powerful

Team Peugeot-Total Road to Dakar 2016 PEUGEOT 2008 DKR16 Team Peugeot Total has unveiled the livery in which its all-star ‘dream team’ of Sébastien Loeb, Stéphane Peterhansel, Cyril Despres and Carlos Sainz will tackle next year’s Dakar Rally, taking them on an epic journey through Argentina and Bolivia over two weeks in January. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 19

See you in 2016 – Cyril Despres

After 14 days, 13 stages and 9112 kilometres (4601 of which were run competitively)

Cyril Despres - Gilles Picard on SS8 © Frederic Le Floch Team Peugeot Total reached the finish of its first Dakar with two of its three PEUGEOT 2008 DKR entries. Stéphane Peterhansel and Jean-Paul Cottret finished 11th while Cyril Despres and Gilles Picard were 34th. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 17

Peterhansel and Despres set their sights on Dakar finish

With 8719 kilometres down and just 393 to go

Cyril Despres on SS12 - photo © Marcelo Maragni Team Peugeot-Total is now concentrating on the very last stage of the world’s toughest rally, in Buenos Aires tomorrow. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 15

Final push for Peugeot

Underway in Argentina

  Cyril Despres on SS10 © Marcelo Maragni The Dakar Rally is now back in Argentina en route to the finish at Buenos Aires, just three days away. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 13

Team Peugeot-Total drivers reflect on highs and lows

The so-called ‘rest day’ is anything but a rest for the Team Peugeot Total mechanics

Team Peugeot-Total - Cyril Despres meeting They have to prepare and check the cars for the second half of the Dakar Rally, which begins Monday. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 12

Team Peugeot-Total crews overcome marathon stage

Before Rest Day

Cyril Despres on SS8 © Flavien Duhamel The second half of the marathon stage – a long stage complete with an overnight halt in Bolivia. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 11

Stormy entry into Bolivia for Peterhansel

Dakar 2015: Stéphane Peterhansel on SS7

Stéphane Peterhansel on SS7 © Marcelo Maragni On day seven car competitors drove into Bolivia for the first time in Dakar history. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 10

Peterhansel powers through to maintain place in top 10

After a moving farewell from Carlos Sainz

Stéphane Peterhansel on SS6 © Marcelo Maragni The terrain on the sixth day of the Dakar Rally was yet another serious test for Team Peugeot-Total as they competed in the dunes of the Atacama Desert. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 08

Peterhansel shows the potential of the PEUGEOT 2008 DKR

In the Dakar dunes

Stephane Peterhensel Dakar dunes The fourth day was one of mixed emotions for Team Peugeot-Total. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 06

Sainz up to fourth for Team Peugeot-Total in Argentina

With only a tenth of the race gone – at the end of day three of 13

Carlo Sainz Dakar 2015 - photo Marcelo Maragni Red bull Content Pool The brand-new PEUGEOT 2008 DKR has continued to make progress on the Dakar Rally in the hands of the event’s most successful-ever driver line-up. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 30

Davidson does it again in Petit LeMans qualifying (+result)

Second straight pole position for Peugeot’s British ace

Petit-LeMansAnthony Davidson  Peugeot mainSeeking a third straight victory at Road Atlanta, Team Peugeot Total is on pole position again for the 14th annual Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda. Anthony Davidson set a blistering 1:07.428 (135.611 mph) lap in qualifying Friday in the diesel-powered Peugeot 908 coupe that he will drive in Saturday’s 1,000-mile/10-hour race with Sébastien Bourdais and Simon Pagenaud. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 07

Peugeot seals ILMC title in China

In Intercontinental Le Mans Cup 1000km of Zhuhai

Team Peugeot Total produced a blend of panache and suspense to round off the 908 HDi FAP’s career with a resounding victory in Sunday’s 1000km of Zhuhai (southeast China). After monopolising the front row of the grid at the start, the two cars succeeded in dominating the early part of the race before coming under pressure themselves. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 13

24 Heures du Mans 2010 Race – After 18 hours

Leading Peugeot out – Peugeot No1 still in 3rd

At 7h02 flames start to shoot out of the rear right hand side of the leading car, the Peugeot 908 being driven, at that moment, by Frank Montagny. Car No 2’s race is over.  With the retirement of car No3, also in the lead at the moment it was forced to pull out, car No 1 remains the sole surviving Team Peugeot Total entry. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 10

Peugeot on pole for the fourth time in succession

”We couldn’t have done better” – Quesnel

For the fourth time in as many years a Peugeot 908 HDi FAP takes pole for tomorrow’s 78th 24 Heures du Mans, with the team’s three cars occupying the first three places just ahead of Team Oreca’s Peugeot in fourth. Changeable weather on the second day of qualifying prevented a new battle for the top spot but allowed Team Peugeot Total to concentrate on perfecting their set up in preparation for Saturday’s 15h00 start. Read the rest of this entry »


Apr 29

A full-scale dress rehearsal for Peugeot Sport

Le Mans Series, 1,000km de Spa-Francorchamps on May 7 to 9

With just a month to go before the 2010 Le Mans 24 Hours, Team Peugeot Total is putting the finishing touches to its preparations which started the moment the flag came down on last year’s race. Read the rest of this entry »


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