At night on January 18 at the airport “Begishevo” the leaders of Naberezhnye Chelny auto giant, fans of the team “KAMAZ-Master”, as well as a large delegation from Almetyevsk met winners and prize-winners of rally “Dakar” and “Africa Eco race”.
First went to meet the head of the now 14-time champion “Dakar” Vladimir Chagin.
Then on a specially prepared stage stood the Champions of the rally-RAID – the crew of Eduard Nikolaev, the holders of silver Bedouin – Dmitry Sotnikov associates, Ravil Maganov — worker of OAO Tatneft,...
The pilot of “KAMAZ-Master” Dmitry Sotnikov in an interview Autopartsway he shared his impressions of the rally-RAID “Dakar-2017”, which his crew took second place, losing only CommandName Eduard Nikolaev.
“Preparing for the “Dakar-2017” was special: we were prepared for any scenario, to any tracks, – said Sotnikov. – Initially, we just were gearing up for the ride, trying not to think about the little things and not to waste precious time.
At some moment of the race we happen for yourself and for everyone else managed to escape in leaders of the...
The pilot of “KAMAZ-Master” Andrey karginov in an interview Autopartsway commented on the success of his crew in the truck category at the “Africa Eco race-2017”.
“Africa EKO Flight”: Vladimir Vasilyev won the absolute, and the Andrey Karginov’s crew was the best in the category of trucks
“Symbolically it turned out that ten years ago I was in Africa in the role of night mechanics, and now I’m behind the wheel of the KAMAZ food on the combat route – said Andrey. An unforgettable experience.
Great to visit new places, the more legendary,...
Today the winners of the famous rally-RAID “Dakar” and “Africa Eco race” this year – the team KAMAZ-Master gave a press conference in Moscow where the correspondent Autopartsway managed to talk with the winner of the South American marathon Eduard Nikolayev.
“It’s really a long-awaited victory, — said Nikolaev, previously won the Dakar rally in 2013. the first time was unusual to win the award since wanted to repeat the success.
It’s been three years, and this year it finally happened. It was difficult in terms of competition, and morally.
The President of Russia Vladimir Putin noted the excellent preparation of sportsmen of Sverdlovsk region, congratulated the Governor Yevgeny Kuyvashev, Sverdlovsk and Sergey Karjakin — the first Russian driver to win the prestigious race “Dakar-2017” in the standings ATVs, the official website of the government of Sverdlovsk region.
“For the first time in the history of the “Dakar” Russian pilot became the winner in competition “QUAD”. In competition with distinguished competitors, all team members contributed to the victory, perseverance, will and...
Russian pilot Sergey Karjakin shared his impressions after the victory in the rally-RAID “Dakar-2017” in the Quad class.
“Dakar-2017”: Leadership of Eduard Nikolaev and Sergey Karjakin, Stephane Peterhansel in the step of 13-th victory
“Winning the Dakar is like having a child – quoted by TASS in a row. – Take time to realize it.
This year I was 100% sure that I will be able to achieve victory. That was my goal four years.
Sergey Karjakin: I could not believe in his victory until the last moment
I am proud to be able to earn the place among the best riders...
In Buenos Aires he finished 12-th and final stage of the rally-RAID “Dakar-2017”
On the last day the participants had to overcome the symbolic distance of 64 km. the distance traditionally went to representatives of two-wheeled category, which, consequently, first reached the capital of Argentina.
No surprises there – the overall leader Sam Sunderland finished sixth, but this result Briton is more than enough to keep the advantage in half an hour and claim his first victory on the Dakar. For KTM this triumph was already the 16th in a row, and the success of the Austrian brand...
The theme of the last days of the rally-RAID “Dakar” in the Russian Motorsport community was a video filmed by one of the French TV channels, which has caused a storm of emotions, if not to say scandal. Autopartsway decided to investigate the situation.
The next report of channel Francetvsport talked about the fight among the riders. The image with the helicopter is replaced by a picture that takes the operator standing on the ground. Motorcycle number 59 lies across the road, beside him stands a man in a helmet and racing overalls. On the back is written the name:...
The next issue of “match” on TV channel “the Match!” was dedicated to the rally-raids, namely the “Dakar-2017” and “Africa Eco race-2017”, which ended this week.
Studio guests became Alexey Kuzmich – the winner and prize-winner of the world Cup for rally-raids and Andrey Dmitriev – the winner and prize-winner of the championship of Russia on rally-raids. They discussed the main events of the last rally raids.
“Dakar-2017”: 14 victory of “KAMAZ-Master” and the historical triumph of Sergey Karjakin
Russian Anastasiya Nifontova motorcycle racer received a medal for second place among women in the category.
Only race was attended by nine women, three of them in the category of motorcycles. The best time among the riders showed the Spaniard Laya Sanz, who finished in 16th place in the overall standings.
As told TASS Anastasia, all the participants of the rally-RAID has faced enormous physical exertion: “a lot of people have gone the distance, including due to the fact that they felt bad. So I certainly feel some sense of pride that we were able to overcome all that and finish, and...