2020 Toyota Dakar Wallpaper.
Toyota Gazoo Antagonism (TGR) can be getting into 4 crews within the 2021 Dakar Rally, appointed to alpha on January three within the Saudi Arabian burghal of Jeddah.
The works aggregation will abide of Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel; Giniel de Villiers and navigator Alex Haro; rookie Henk Lategan and navigator Brett Cummings; and Shameer Variawa and navigator Dennis Murphy.
This corporation TGR, which has competed on the Dakar on account that 2012, will acreage a mix of accomplished specialists, calm with about rookies to the rally-raid apple for 2021.
Since its first Dakar Rally access, the aggregation has recorded all-embracing after-outcomes of 3rd (2012), 2nd (2013), 4th (2014), 2d (2015), 3rd (2016), fifth (2017), 2d (2018), 1st (2019) and 2nd (2020).
As in 2020, the aggregation may be spearheaded by means of 2019 winners Al-Attiyah and Baumel, who finished additional in the 2020 replica of the Dakar Rally.
During a truncated 2020 antagonism year, they anchored achievement inside the Rally of Andalucía, and Al-Attiyah may be aiming to feature to his account of three Dakar wins.
De Villiers and navigator Haro may be acquisitive to frame on their 2019 success in the Rally of Morocco, which De Villiers has received 3 times.
While this can be Lategan’s first Dakar Rally, he afresh anchored the South African Cross-Country Series (SACCS) appellation for a additional after time and will be aiming to apprentice as plentiful as accessible from his aboriginal appointment to the Dakar.
Navigator Cummings has competed in the Dakar alert before, within the motorcycle class, recording a extra homestead in what became afresh frequent as the Malle Moto elegance for bottomless motorbike racers inside the 2014 copy of the race.
Finally, Variawa and Murphy, moreover from South Africa, will whole the four-vehicle team.
Variawa, who has won bounded championships in South Africa within the past, has taken allotment within the Dakar Rally before, but this could be his aboriginal airing with TGR.
Navigator Murphy has shaped at the chase in a abstruse lodging for the aggregation inside the past. He is a assorted South African civic satisfactory navigator, but this may be his aboriginal time abyssal inside the Dakar Rally.
The 2021 TGR aggregation will try in the brand new version of the Toyota Hilux, congenital and advanced at the group’s cope with abreast the Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit, in Johannesburg.
The ordinary automobile is based totally on the Hilux that was alien in 2018, and appearance a mid-hooked up engine, absolute rear abeyance and all-wheel force.
The automobile has obvious plentiful development acknowledgment to the aggregation competitive inside the SACCS, which has accustomed TGR Dakar crew foremost Glyn Hall to make clear the auto on an advancing foundation.
For 2021, the all-embracing blueprint and geometry of the car charcoal unchanged, but with refinements to the abeyance and the artlessly aspirated V8 engine.
One above alternate to the 2021 chase Toyota Hilux is in the exoteric layout, which now reflects the contemporary edition of the assembly Toyota Hilux.
The 2021 copy of the Dakar Rally will afresh booty home by myself in Saudi Arabia.
The 2021 street will bisect agnate area to that encountered on the 2020 version, however the organisers take delivery of promised new sections to make certain a aggressive race.
The suitable blow day will booty dwelling house on January nine within the burghal of Ha’il, afore the street loops aback to Jeddah for the accomplishment on January 15.
A new agenda roadbook may be alien for the 2021 version, with the street on my own fabricated handy appropriate afore the alpha of anniversary degree.
“We are actual aflame about the 2021 replica of the Dakar Rally, abnormally accustomed the affairs with the Covid-19 pandemic, which has reined in a number of motorsport at some stage in the improvement of this yr,” says Hall.
“As matters stand, the chase is set to go advanced aboriginal in the new year, and we are charmed to be entering 4 proudly South African-constructed and developed Toyota Hilux in the race.”
“We’re attractive superior to demography on the chase afresh in January, and we’re handy for addition boxy claiming in the dunes and boost of Saudi,” provides De Villiers.
“The Hilux feels larger than ever, and I’m confident that we accept the ideal car for the available race.”