Dakar 2016

Dakar, the toughest rally in the world, is the ultimate proof of Eurol’s quality. This annual event is the perfect environment for our R&D department to develop and improve our products.

Eurol Dakar Teams
Eurol supports several teams in different disciplines during the Dakar Rally 2016: Van Loon Racing, the team of Bernhard Ten Brinke Racing, the Eurol Veka MAN Rally Team, the Mammoet Rallysport team, TopTrucks Dakar Team, the Riwald Dakar Team, Team Tilburg Truck Parts, Fried van de Laar Racing, Tim Coronel and motor cyclists Frans Verhoeven, Jasper Riezebos and Robert van Pelt.


Route
In total, 354 participants compete in South America for a top ranking in the Dakar rally. For 14 days they race a total of 9000 km. The start will take place in Buenos Aires and leads to Uyuni in Bolivia and then leads to the finish through various stages in Rosario, near Buenos Aires.

 

Program of the 2016 Dakar:
31/12 and 01/01: Administrative and technical checks
02/01: Start podium in Buenos Aires / Prologue / Liaison to Bivouac "0" close to Rosario
03/01: Buenos Aires - Villa Carlos Paz
04/01: Villa Carlos Paz - Termas de Río Hondo
05/01: Termas de Río Hondo - Jujuy
06/01: Jujuy - Jujuy
07/01: Jujuy - Uyuni
08/01: Uyuni - Uyuni
09/01: Uyuni - Salta
10/01: Rest day in Salta
11/01: Salta - Belén
12/01: Belén - Belén
13/01: Belén - La Rioja
14/01: La Rioja - San Juan
15/01: San Juan - Villa Carlos Paz
16/01: Villa Carlos Paz – Rosario