Choose your own Dakar adventure with our immersive coverage

Choose your own Dakar adventure with our immersive coverage

Toby Price plots a course at the Dakar © Flavien Duhamel/Red Bull Content Pool

Monday, December 19
Buenos Aires, Argentina

When the road ahead takes you 10,000km through some of the harshest terrain on the planet you'd better come prepared. For the fortnight of action at the 2017 Dakar Rally the ideal companion on the roadtrip will be Red Bull’s comprehensive coverage. We’ll stand side-by-side with the competitors as they tackle the unique demands of the rally and transmit our content to every corner of the globe.

Our daily Dakar show on Red Bull TV will pack eclectic content from the route and each bivouac into 10 minute broadcasts for you to enjoy during the rally. Presenters Mike Chen and Caroline de Moraes are on a mission to dish the dirt on motorsport’s toughest test of endurance, be sure to join them after each stage for the latest scoop.

Red Bull TV is also airing four Dakar documentaries in the lead-up to the starting pistol on January 2 in Asunción, Paraguay. Get into gear for the action with these seasonal offerings…

Sébastien Loeb: Off Roads / November 29 /
Toby Price: Paying the Price / December 6 /
KAMAZ Master Documentary / December 20 /
One Track Back: Matthias Walkner chases Dakar / December 27 /

Over on the videos, news and features are already coming thick and fast in anticipation of the main event. Our dedicated Dakar event page is packed with engaging content and once the rally gets started you’ll find exclusive action and behind-the-scenes clips in addition to infographics, quizzes, competitions and photo galleries on the site. With these resources at your fingertips there’ll be no excuse to slip off the pace.

Bookmark the Red Bull Content Pool now to ensure you’ll have easy access to daily news cuts and clips that will be available for download and third party distribution. The clips will bring news and interviews to your audience direct from the bivouac as well as race action – subject to disclaimer. Thanks to our team of photographers the Red Bull Content Pool will also be the first place to look for the latest editorial standard images of the rally each day.

Stay up-to-date with what’s happened on each stage and discover exactly what great content we’re offering by signing up to the Red Bull Desert Wings newsletter. As well as providing a comprehensive review of each stage this resource will also point you to the very latest moving and still images we have to offer.

We’ve boosted our social media presence for the upcoming Dakar by scheduling Facebook Live broadcasts direct from the bivouac during the rally. We’ll also be delivering behind-the-scenes content via our @redbulldesertwings Instagram account (#Dakar2017 #DesertWings). Keep tabs on Red Bull’s Facebook and Twitter and look out for content on Facebook and Twitter to stay in the loop.

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