Things were not always easy for the Toyota SA team but Giniel de Villiers and Dirk von Zitzewitz fought hard to reach the Dakar 2015 podium.
For motorsport enthusiasts January is synonymous with only one thing - The Dakar Rally. The Toyota Imperial SA team has fielded "the 'best race Toyota Hilux yet".
First time Dakar competitors Team Rhide SA not only finished in the Quads' top 10, but they also won the First Timers' class.
Once again a Toyota SA-assembled bakkie has finished on the Dakar podium with Giniel de Villiers at the wheel..
South African Giniel de Villiers has finished second overall behind Nasser al-Attiyah in the 2015 Dakar Rally in Buenos Aires. VIDEO
One more sleep... the Dakar crews bedded down last night for their last bivouac of the 2015 Dakar Rally. Saturday is the finish...
Argentine Orlando Terranova claimed his fourth stage at the Dakar Rally on Friday and 11th for the Mini team as Nasser al-Attiyah closed on a second overall title.
Stage 11 of the 2015 Dakar saw another solid performance by the Toyota Imperial SA Dakar Team's Giniel de Villiers.
Qatari driver Nasser al-Attiyah continued his dominance of the 2015 Dakar Rally on Thursday with a fifth stage win - and Nani Roma out. VIDEO.
Out of the dustbowl, into the forests... Stage 10 of the 2015 Dakar saw SA's Leeroy Poulter hurtle through the field to finish the stage fourth.
South Africa's Giniel de Villiers is more cheerful after finishing fourth on Stage 10 of the Dakar Rally on Wednesday after Nani Roma crashed.
Spain's Joan Barreda has redeemed his hopes by winning a third stage on Wednesday. Can he keep defending Dakar bike champ Marc Coma at bay?
Renault spruces its popular Clio range, with the addition of the new GT-Line.
Land Rover SA is gearing to launch its new Discovery Sport in March.
We have two new model launches in SA: Honda's Jazz and Merc's S-Class!
Suzuki SA has launched a budget hatch with ‘best-in-class’ space.
Our spyguys caught the new BMW 7 Series testing in Sweden!
Toyota has finished on podium with Giniel de Villiers at the wheel!
Giniel de Villiers is more cheerful after finishing fourth on Stage 10.
Honda has unveiled its second-gen NSX supercar and it's headed for SA!
The Toyota Imperial SA team has fielded its "best race Toyota Hilux yet" to take on the 2015 Dakar Rally.
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