Peril and the Prize: The Dakar Rally

Peril and the Prize: The Dakar Rally « Gear Patrol. Grab yourself a long, tall drink, preferably with ice, and read on. The Dakar Rally began it’s crazy existence in the seventies and has seen fatalities, terrorist attacks, long distance heroes and relentless riding. Now held in South America due to the growing extremist threat in North Africa’s Sahel region, the Dakar continues to attract the edge riders, it is NOT for the faint hearted!