Profile: Dakar 2010 Winner Vladimir Chagin
- DEC 7, 2010
- Dakar Rally 2011, Dakar Rally 2012
- About this Video
- Russian truck driver Vladimir Chagin, also known as 'the Tsar of the Dakar', has already won the legendary off-road race six times in his KAMAZ truck, and is a hot favourite to do so in 2011 as well. Chagin will be defending not only his 2010 title but also the many records he has set during his career, such as securing most stage wins in a single Dakar Rally season in the truck category, which he achieved last year.
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DAKAR 2011: OVERSHOOTING Jan 13, 2011
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DAKAR 2011: LEGENDS AND ROOKIES Jan 12, 2011
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Dakar 2011: Media Circus Jan 10, 2011
Find out what it takes to keep the whole world updated about all the goings-on at the 2011 Dakar Rally...
DAKAR 2011: HOME FIXTURE Jan 10, 2011
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DAKAR 2011: THE GUADAL Jan 8, 2011
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