Dakar 2017 : Paraguay, Bolivia, Argentina

dakar16The course for the 2017 edition of the Dakar race will see competitors start in the capital city of Paraguay,  Asuncion, followed by a loop through Argentina and north into Bolivia and a then a crossing of Argentina to Beunos Aires. While the general layout and the significant points are known the details of the actual route will not be available until revealed in November. Due to the countries involved there looks to be much high altitude riding in store for competitors. The 9000km race is scheduled to start January 2 and wrap up January 14 following jungle segments, dunes, salt-flats and more.