Solid day for Toyota SA Dakar Rally Team on stage three of Morocco Rally
ZAGORA, MOROCCO – Big dunes offered the crews competing in the Rally of Morocco a stern challenge today, as they tackled Stage 3 of the 5-day event. For the Toyota SA Dakar Team, the stage went without a hitch, as both crews moved up one position in the overall standings, after another solid performance.
Make-or-break for Ford’s Cronje and Toyota’s Poulter in the 2015 Polokwane Motor Rally
It will be make-or-break for Mark Cronje (Ford Performance Fiesta S2000) and Leeroy Poulter (Team Castrol Toyota Yaris) in the 2015 Polokwane Motor Rally, final round of the South African National Rally Championship.
Advantage Cronje as Rally Championship Heads to Grand Finale
Ford Performance rally driver Mark Cronje is on the brink of scoring his third South African National Rally Championship next weekend, 16 and 17 October, as the rally circus heads to the Limpopo Province for the final event of the year, the Polokwane Motor Rally.
Clean runs for Toyota SA Dakar Team on stage two in Morocco Rally
ZAGORA, MOROCCO – Both Giniel de Villiers and Leeroy Poulter had clean runs through Stage 2 of the Morocco Rally today, though Poulter and navigator Rob Howie lost some time when they stopped to inspect the front diff of their older specification Toyota Hilux, after they heard some worrying noises.
Tough opening day for Toyota SA Dakar Team in Morocco
ZAGORA, MOROCCO - The opening stage (October 5th) of the 2015 Rally of Morocco proved a tough challenge for the Toyota SA Dakar Team, with Giniel de Villiers and German navigator Dirk von Zitzewitz (Toyota Hilux) suffering a drive shaft problem on the start line, forcing them to complete the 330 km stage near the city of Zagora with only rear-wheel-drive. Teammates Leeroy Poulter/Rob Howie, driving an older specification Toyota Hilux, lost time in thick dust, after catching one of the competitors who started ahead of them.