KTM Factory Riders Ready To Race Dakar

January 2, 2014 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – KTM is excited to share with you this preview video of Marc Coma, Ruben Faria and Francisco Lopez who will begin the notoriously tough Dakar race aboard the newly designed Factory KTM 450 RALLY machine.

The 2014 edition of the world’s most renowned rally is also new era for the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing Team who are well prepared to face the challenges of what organizers say will be one of the longest and most difficult to date.

Starting in Rosario, Argentina on January 5 and ending in Valparaiso, Chile on January 18, riders will travel 8734 km of which a massive 5228 km is to be timed special. They will cover a wide variety of terrain in Argentina, Bolivia and Chile.