TO DAKAR 2018
Hero MotoSports is gearing up for the event of the season: The 2019 Dakar Rally.
Ahead of our third appearance at The Dakar Rally, Hero MotoSports announced their team for the 2019 Dakar Rally. Representing Hero MotoSports will be CS Santosh, Oriol Mena and Joaquim Rodrigues, who is set to make a comeback from injury at the world's toughest rally, while the team is looking at delivering another spirited performance in the 2019 edition.
The 41st Dakar Rally will start and end entirely within the borders of Peru. Participants will be completing what is effectively a 5000 km loop starting and finishing at Lima, taking them through terrain comprising of 70% sand.
Road To Dakar
The past season took our riders to rallies in deserts across the world - giving them a primer of what's to come at the biggest one of them all. The team has raced at Atacama, Merzouga, Desert Storm and more. Relive the highlights from this epic season.
The team have been hard at work training both mind and body to take on the 2019 Dakar Rally!
Revisit Dakar 2018
Relive the best moments of the 2018 Dakar campaign, where Oriol Mena scored a top 10 finish on his debut, finishing in 7th Place and CS Santosh also delivered his personal best, finishing the rally in 35th place, in what was touted as the toughest Dakar yet, in the South America.