Dakar Rally

VIDEO: Dakar Rally opens today; Aramco sponsoring only truck in alternative energy category

Company is working with Gaussin, French manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles.

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Dakar 2022 begins today, Jan. 2, in Saudi Arabia, running until Jan. 14.


This year, the rally will include a hydrogen truck entry by Gaussin with sponsorship by Aramco.


A French manufacturer of zero-emission vehicles, Gaussin’s entry into the Dakar race features class 8 hydrogen truck designed by Pininfarina. The H2 Racing Truck is the only truck in the alternative energy category for the Dakar.


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