South African privateers Thomas Rundle and Juan Mohr will contest the 2014 Dakar Rally in South America with an already proven Toyota Hilux.
Richard Branson's Virgin Group will enter the new Formula E electric racing series in 2014.
Legless biker Bushy McKelvey missed bettering the world record for the longest motorcycle ride in 24 hours by a 100km at Phakisa in Welkom - but still made 2267km.
Jurie Meyer and his son Jurie 'Botter' Meyer have made off-road history by winning the 2013 National Off-Road championship titles in their respective classes.
Race2Recovery, the world's only disabled rally-raid team, has sent its support vehicles en route to South America for the 2014 Dakar.
The 2014 Formula 1 season will see 19 races instead of a record 22 - New Jersey, Mexico and South Korea have been dropped from the official calendar.
14 days, 9300km, three countries... Ford's SA competitors Chris Visser and Japie Badenhorst, are preparing for the world's most gruelling off-road race - the 2014 Dakar Rally!