Ad closing in seconds....

Dakar: What to wear for the world's toughest race

Published: 08 January 2017

Updated: 08 January 2017

It's quite possibly the hardest race on two wheels, and sees riders endure everything from sweltering heat to extreme cold, slow speed technical sections to high-speed flat out straights, and deserts and sand dunes to rivers and swamps.

So how exactly do you kit up for the Dakar Rally, taking into consideration a range of variables as big as that while still staying protected? Race leader Sam Sunderland and his Red Bull KTM teammates Toby Price and Matthias Walkner talk us through it.

Bauer Media

Bauer Media Group consists of: Bauer Consumer Media Ltd, Company number: 01176085, Bauer Radio Ltd, Company Number: 1394141
Registered Office: Media House, Peterborough Business Park, Lynch Wood, Peterborough, PE2 6EA H Bauer Publishing,
Company Number: LP003328 Registered Office: Academic House, 24-28 Oval Road, London, NW1 7DT.
All registered in England and Wales. VAT no 918 5617 01
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd are authorised and regulated by the FCA(Ref No. 710067)