Dakar Rally Argentina Bolivia 2016 / Buenos dias, en el Dakar 2016

Buenos Aires - Rosario - 2nd to 16th January 2016

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Dakar 2016 to end in Rosario

The 38th Dakar Rally 2016 goes to fierce fighting for the lead among the different teams January 16, 2016 in Rosario / Argentina to end. 218 vehicles (84 motorbikes, 23 quads, 67 cars and 44 trucks) to finish the 2016 edition of the Dakar succeeded.

After more than 9,000 kilometers and 13 stages with start in Buenos Aires / Argentina continues through Bolivia and back to Argentina, this battle was won by Frenchman Stéphane Peterhansel on Peugeot. On the other places in the top three followed by Mini and Toyota.


1. Stéphane Peterhansel

2. Nasser Al-Attiyah + 34'58"

3. Giniel De Villiers + 1h02'47"

18 December 2015

Dakar Rally Argentina Bolivia 2016

Hock-Racing wishes all participants of the Dakar Rally in 2016 many happiness and success. We will participate with our project in T1 at the Dakar Rally 2017.


Your Hock-Racing Team

04 November 2015

Dakar Rallye Argentinien Bolivien 2016

Discover the route of the 2016 Dakar Rally in details on video.


24 August 2015

"El Nino" leads to the route change in the Dakar Rally 2016

The Dakar Rally 2016 will be without the proposed route sections in Peru.

Last January, the route led the Dakar Rally through Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. Now the plans for the next edition launched in early 2016 in full swing. Organizers Amaury Sport (ASO) announced in April that is driven by Peru, Bolivia and Argentina next January.

The country looks worrisome to the weather forecast, because the phenomenon of "El Nino" to be particularly strong this year. Because of the warnings the government of Peru has classified this matter as a top national issue. All state institutions should be ready in case the population is affected by the weather phenomenon.

"El Niño" means an irregularly appearing strong warming of the Pacific against Peru and Ecuador around Christmas time. As a result, the precipitation increases too extreme.
As a precaution, drew the Peruvian Ministry of Foreign Trade is why its commitment on Monday night back. In addition, planned for mid-September Cross-Country Rally "Desafio Inca" was canceled.

Thus is driven next January only in Argentina and Bolivia. The route must now be rescheduled because originally the start for 3 January in the Peruvian capital Lima was scheduled. Mid to late September will announce the final route guidance the organizers.

New Route Dakar 2016
Km will following
02. January 2016
Buenos Aires
starting ceremony / podium
03. January 2016
Buenos Aires - Villa Carlos Paz
1. stage
04. January 2016
Villa Carlos Paz - Termas de Río Hondo
2. stage
05. January 2016
Termas de Río Hondo - Jujuy
3. stage
06. January 2016
Jujuy - Jujuy
4. stage
07. January 2016
Jujuy - Uyunii
5. stage
08. January 2016
Uyuni - Uyuni
6. stage
09. January 2016
7. stage
10. January 2016
Day of Rest
11. January 2016
8. stage
12. January 2016
9. stage
13. January 2016
Belén-La Rioja
10. stage
14. January 2016
La Rioja-San Juan
11. stage
15. January 2016
San Juan-Villa Carlos Paz
12. stage
16. January 2016
Villa Carlos Paz-Rosario
13. stage / Finish

Aldo PARODI, Director, (Commercial Office of Peru in France. Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Peru) - Marko Machicao, (Minister of Culture of the Plurinational State of Bolivia) - Enrique Meyer, (Minister of the Republic of Argentina) - Etienne Lavigne, (director of the Dakar)

Presentation of the Dakar Rally 2015 in Paris
Aldo PARODI, Director, (Commercial Office of Peru in France.
Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Peru)

The route of the 38th Edition from the Dakar Rally 2016 was presented in Paris.

At the launch of the new Dakar route for 2016, the first basic now would be announced. The differences to the latest editions of the Dakar Rally are very interesting. The edition of the Dakar Rally 38th and the eighth edition in South America through Peru, Bolivia and Argentina. Instead of a loop, a diagonal line was drawn across the continent for the 2016 Dakar Rally.

The start is in the Peruvian capital Lima on January 3, 2016. Then the riders make their way south, passing through Bolivia. Then it goes on to Argentina, where on January 10, the day of rest on the program in the city of Salta. The aim of the rally is on 16 January, the Argentine city of Rosario. The exact steps is the organizer ASO (Amaury Sport Organisation) in coming months well known.

The terrain here the focus is on many dune belts, right at the start of the rally in Peru. Then it goes towards Lake Titicaca from Peru along the Andes in Bolivia. Through the permanent residence in the amount of Bolivia (approx between 3000 and 4000 meters) it will go to the limits for participants and demanding for technology. So Etienne Lavigne, director of the Dakar, in the presentation of the Dakar route in 2016, presented in Paris. Of course, there will be one or two marathon stages. The last section in Argentina to Rosario, Argentina will consist of a very diverse area.


Presentation of the Dakar Rally 2015 in Paris (director Etienne Lavigne)

Website of the Dakar Organisation