How to survive the Dakar
A beginners guide to spectating at the world's most demanding endurance competition
Posted: 22 Jan 2014
It takes us several minutes to reverse back between the lines of cars. All the people patiently walking as we came past while edging up to the front give us the ‘stupid gringo' look. We eventually manage to slot it end-on between a couple of cars, reversing into a shallow ditch. God knows if it'll come out again, but we're parked and happy.