Mar 14 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Overdrive Racing on the Podium of the Dubai International Baja
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The Saudi Arabian driver Yasir Seaidan ranked third in the round two of the 2018 FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, at his second time ever on a T1 Toyota Hilux Overdrive. Impressive result by Overdrive Racing, which in the Dubai International Baja collected the third place overall thanks to Yasir Seaidan on a Toyota Hilux with DakarCorse rims. The Saudi, navigated by Russian Alexei Kuzmich, had a solid performance through the Al-Qudra Desert in the United Arab Emirates finishing …

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Mar 06 2018 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Toyota Gazoo Racing SA is ready for 2018 season
Toyota Hilux - Gazoo Racing SA

The South African team has presented the crews for the Cross country and rally national championships. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA  is ready to be back in action after a successful Dakar Rally – finished with a second and a third place overall – focusing on the South African Cross-Country Series and the National Rally Championship. On the cross-country front, the team will be racing with the brand new Toyota Hilux, with the same specs used in the Dakar Rally, including …

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Nov 16 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Toyota announces the line-up for the Dakar 2018

Veterans Al Attiyah, De Villiers and ten Brinke will fight for victory at the world’s greatest rally raid. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA announced the team for Dakar 2018. The Japanese manufacturer has been a force to be reckoned with in the Dakar Rally since first fielding a Toyota Hilux in 2012, and their latest all-new Toyota Hilux promises a leap forward which, combined with an all-star driver line-up, will ensure that Toyota Gazoo Racing SA is ready to be a …

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Mar 15 2017 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Toyota South Africa ready for a successful new season

The Gazoo Racing Team will take part in the South African National Championship as well as in two rounds of  the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies. Having won both the South African Cross Country Championship and the South African National Rally Championship in 2016, Toyota Gazoo Racing SA is preparing their attack for the 2017 motorsport season. This year, the team will again be represented in both championships, and will also be competing on an international level. Last year’s …

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Sep 22 2016 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Poulter and Coetzee seal the South African Championship
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The duo of the Toyota Gazoo Racing Team finish the Toyota Cape Dealer Rally in second place, behind teammates De Villiers and Swan. The 2016 South African National Rally Championship title fight is over. Toyota Gazoo Racing SA wrapped things up on their home rally, the Toyota Cape Dealer Rally, last weekend. Leeroy Poulter and Elvéne Coetzee finished in second place, gaining enough points to secure the championship with one round to go. At the same time, teammates Giniel de …

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Oct 02 2015 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Toyota to prepare for Dakar Rally in Morocco

Overdrive Racing and Hallspeed looking for positive performances in the second last round of the FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies Toyota will be protagonists again next week at Oilibya Rally of Morocco, ninth round of the 2015 FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies, which is back for the final rush after a five-week long break. Overdrive Racing and Hallspeed  – Toyota South Africa will join forces to line up seven Hiluxes in the race running over five demanding stages …

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Sep 15 2015 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Poulter wants to win again
Poulter Coetzee - Castrol Team Toyota

The driver of Castrol Team Toyota is ready to fight for the South African Rally Championship few days after ensuring the Donaldson Cross-Country title. Leeroy Poulter wants the double victory. After claiming the Donaldson Cross-Country Championship last week in Vryburg, the South African veteran is looking for the title in the National Rally Championship. Poulter and his navigator Elvéne Coetzee (Toyota Yaris S2000) are called to increase the seven point advantage on former champion Mark Cronje (Ford) in the second …

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Sep 11 2015 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on Castrol Team Toyota looking for the Donaldson Championship title
Poulter Howie - Castrol Team Toyota

At Vryburg Endurance Leeroy Poulter and Rob Howie need a third place or better to clinch the South African Cross-Country Rally Championship. Castrol Team Toyota’s Leeroy Poulter and navigator Rob Howie have the first chance to clinch the first spot of the 2015 Donaldson Cross-Country Championship, when they race in the Vryburg Endurance – fifth round of the South Africa national championship scheduled this weekend in the northern city of Vryburg. The crew has led the Castrol Team Toyota Hilux …

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Sep 01 2015 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on The EVO Corse teams rejoice in Eastern Europe

Overdrive Racing Team claims the podium in Baja Poland, the ADAC Opel Rallye Junior Team collects victory in the Barum Czech Rally. Last weekend was once again a successful one for the teams supplied by EVO Corse. Ten Brinke and Colsul caught the third position in the demanding Baja Poland – valid for the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rally, while the ADAC Opel Rallye Junior Team dominated the Barum Rally – last round of the FIA ERC Junior …

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Jul 28 2015 Emanuele Bonato Races and competitions Comments Off on South Racing triumphed in the Desafio Guarani
Jerie - South Racing - Desafio Guarani 2015

Peter Jerie and Laurent Lichtleucter won the five-day-long rally raid in Paraguay valid for the Dakar Series South Racing gained a fantastic result in Paraguay, winning the punishing Desafio Guarani – the second event of the Dakar Series. Czech Peter Jerie and French Laurent Lichtleucter ended first after the five demanding stages that took place on the muddy tracks around Asunción from 21 to 25 July collecting their second podium in career at the Dakar Series. Despite not winning any …

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