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2019
16
September
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Fernando Alonso and Marc Coma completed an eventful but invaluable learning experience at the Lichtenburg 400 in South Africa on September 13-14 with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing. Following successful training sessions in Namibia and Poland, the Spanish duo e...
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13
September
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Marc Coma, five-time Dakar Rally winner in the motorbike class and six-time FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Champion, has teamed up with Fernando Alonso as his navigator at TOYOTA GAZOO Racing as the pair continues with an intensive rally raid traini...
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04
September
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Fernando Alonso completed a successful two-day training in the Toyota Hilux on September 2-3 in Szczecin, Poland covering 700 kilometres, including sections used by the recently-concluded Baja Poland. The training course featured a variety of sand tr...
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23
August
2019
| 15:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Having formally announced his intention to prepare for a possible entry in the 2020 Dakar Rally earlier this week, Fernando Alonso completed three days of intensive rally-raid training with TOYOTA GAZOO Racing in the Namibian desert. The reigning FIA...
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20
August
2019
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
After a successful campaign in the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship, Fernando Alonso and TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will join forces once again in the upcoming months for a series of tests with the Toyota Hilux, the car that is expected to compete i...
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28
March
2019
| 19:00 Europe/Amsterdam
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing driver Fernando Alonso completed a two-day evaluation test at the wheel of a Dakar Rally-winning TOYOTA Hilux in South Africa on 27-28 March. ...
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07
February
2019
| 07:40 Europe/Amsterdam
TOYOTA GAZOO Racing is a racing company positioning motorsports activities as the basis of our quest to create ever-better cars. From products developed through these activities to the establishment of the GR Garage, TOYOTA GAZOO Racing's motorsports...
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18
January
2019
| 07:26 Europe/Amsterdam
The 2019 Dakar Rally has reached the finish line! Every year, many entrants choose Toyota cars to take on this tough challenge. This year was no exception; a number of Hilux and Land Cruiser vehicles drove all-out in the approximately 5,000-kilome...
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18
January
2019
| 06:58 Europe/Amsterdam
The final stage of Dakar 2019 drew to a close at the bivouac in Pisco, and saw Toyota Gazoo Racing SA’s Nasser Al Attiyah and Mathieu Baumel bring home their South African-built Toyota Hilux for an historic victory. Not only was it a first win for To...
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17
January
2019
| 07:16 Europe/Amsterdam
· 1st on Stage 9 for Al Attiyah / Baumel · 3rd on Stage 9 for De Villiers / Von Zitzewitz · Al Attiyah / Baumel’s lead grows to 51:27 ...
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16
January
2019
| 06:35 Europe/Amsterdam
· 2nd on Stage 8 for Al Attiyah / Baumel · Al Attiyah / Baumel further extend overall lead · 4th on Stage 8 for De Villiers / Von Zitzewitz · Retirement for Ten Brinke / Panseri ...
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15
January
2019
| 05:41 Europe/Amsterdam
· 4th on Stage 7 for Al Attiyah/Baumel · 6th on Stage 7 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz · 9th on Stage 7 for Ten Brinke/Panseri · 30 minute lead for Al Attiyah/Baumel ...
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13
January
2019
| 07:27 Europe/Amsterdam
· 2nd on Stage 6 for Al Attiyah/Baumel · 8th on Stage 6 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz · 9th on Stage 6 for Ten Brinke/Panseri · Al Attiyah/Baumel now 00:37:43 clear of field ...
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12
January
2019
| 20:07 Europe/Amsterdam
“To be in the lead of the Dakar is special. But to be at the head of the field with five stages to go, however, is a cruel mix between elation and terror.” Glyn Hall, Team Principal: Toyota Gazoo Racing SA ...
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12
January
2019
| 08:34 Europe/Amsterdam
· 2nd on Stage 5 for Al Attiyah / Baumel · Al Attiyah / Baumel extend their lead by sixteen minutes · Solid performances by both De Villiers and Ten Brinke ...
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11
January
2019
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
· 1st on stage 4 for Al Attiyah / Baumel · Al Attiyah / Baumel extend their lead to nearly nine minutes · Trouble for Ten Brinke / Panseri · More time lost by De Villiers / Von Zitzewitz, assisting Ten Brinke ...
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10
January
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
· 2nd on Stage 3 for Al Attiyah / Baumel · 7th on Stage 3 for Ten Brinke / Panseri · Al Attiyah / Baumel take over lead of Dakar 2019 · Disappointment for De Villiers / Von Zitzewitz ...
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09
January
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Excellent performance on stage 2 sees TOYOTA GAZOO Racing SA's De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz take the lead of Dakar 2019 · 3rd place on Stage 2 for Bernhard ten Brinke / Xavier Panseri · 4th place on Stage 2 for Giniel de Villiers / Dirk von Zitzew...
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08
January
2019
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
· Stage win for Nasser Al Attiyah / Mathieu Baumel · 6th place for Giniel de Villiers / Dirk von Zitzewitz · 8th place for Bernhard ten Brinke / Xavier Panseri · Stage 2 promises more sand and big dunes ...
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07
January
2019
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Technical checks and scrutineering completed Start Podium cleared Next up: Stage 1 ...
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05
January
2019
| 11:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Final pre-race testing completed Technical Checks next on the agenda Start Podium to take place on January 6th, 2019 ...
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2018
30
November
2018
| 10:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Toyota Gazoo Racing SA to field three updated Toyota Hilux race cars Giniel de Villiers partners with Dirk von Zitzewitz Nasser Al Attiyah and Mathieu Baumel returns for Dakar 2019 Bernhard ten Brinke and new co-driver Xavier Panseri completes t...
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21
January
2018
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Stage win for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz on Stage 14 3rd place on Stage 14 for Al Attiyah/Baumel 2nd overall for Al Attiyah/Baumel 3rd overall for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Two Toyota Gazoo Racing SA Hilux in Top Three Five Toyota Hilux race ca...
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20
January
2018
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Victory on Stage 13 for Al Attiyah/Baumel 3rd place on Stage 13 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Retirement for Ten Brinke/Périn Two Toyota Gazoo Racing SA Hilux in Top Three ...
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19
January
2018
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Victory on Stage 12 for Al Attiyah/Baumel 3rd place on Stage 12 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz 5th place on Stage 12 for Ten Brinke/Périn ...
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18
January
2018
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Victory on Stage 11 for Ten Brinke/Périn 5th place on Stage 11 for Al Attiyah/Baumel 6th place on Stage 11 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz ...
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17
January
2018
| 08:30 Europe/Amsterdam
2nd place on Stage 10 for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz 5th place on Stage 10 for Ten Brinke/Périn 29-minute time loss for Al Attiyah/Baumel ...
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15
January
2018
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
3rd place on Stage 8 for Al Attiyah/Baumel 4th place on Stage 8 for Ten Brinke/Périn 20-minute time loss for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz Stage 9 cancelled due to localised flooding ...
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14
January
2018
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
All three Toyota Hilux race cars reach Uyuni unscathed 2nd place on stage for De Villiers/Von Zitzewitz 3rd place on stage for Al Attiyah/Baumel Al Attiyah/Baumel moves into second place in general ranking ...
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12
January
2018
| 08:03 Europe/Amsterdam
Clean runs for all three Toyota Gazoo Racing SA crews High altitudes have negative impact on normally aspirated Toyota Hilux ...
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