Ricky Brabec Wins Dakar 2020 Giving Honda First Victory in 31 Years
January 17, 2020
Monster Energy Honda Team rider Ricky Brabec today rode his factory CRF450 RALLY to overall motorcycle class victory in the final, 12th stage of the Dakar Rally 2020 which had moved to Saudi Arabia from this edition. His win gave Honda its first Dakar victory in 31 years, since its last win in 1989.
Ricky Brabec and Honda Claim the Final Victory at the 2020 Dakar Rally
Jan 17, 2020
Eight years after the return of the official Team HRC squad to the world's toughest rally, Honda rider Ricky Brabec has topped the overall podium, having commanded from the start of the rally to the final special held in Saudi Arabia.
Stage 8 cancelled in tribute to the memory of Paulo Gonçalves
Jan 13, 2020
After the accident yesterday which claimed the life of motorcycle rider Paulo Gonçalves, today’s stage, the eighth of the Dakar Rally 2020, has been cancelled in the motorcycle category out of respect for the mourning of family and friends in the bivouac.
Monster Energy Honda Team Leads the Dakar
Jan 07, 2020
An outstanding performance on track from Ricky Brabec, José Ignacio Cornejo, Kevin Benavides and Joan Barreda in Neom on stage three of the 2020 Dakar Rally placed Monster Energy Honda Team riders in the top five positions in the general standings.
Benavides on Overall Podium at Dakar Super Marathon in Neom
Jan 06, 2020
Monster Energy Honda Team's Kevin Benavides produced an excellent showing to take third place on the overall leader board – a minute and a half adrift of the leader – after the first leg of the Super Marathon Stage held between Al Wajh and Neom.
Monster Energy Honda Team Faces Most Challenging and Unprecedented Dakar
Dec 25, 2019
The definitive presentation of the Dakar Rally was conducted at the Arab World Institute in Paris, an apt setting given that the entire race will take place in the Middle East, with Saudi Arabia as the sole host country.
Honda Announces Plans for 2020 Motorcycle Motorsports Activities
- Honda’s Participation in World Championship Racing and Dakar Rally 2020 -
Nov 05, 2019
Honda announced its plans for participation in motorcycle motorsports world championship racing for the 2020 season and the Dakar Rally 2020, at EICMA 2019 in Milan, Italy.
Joan Barreda Finishes on the Podium of a Tough Rallye du Maroc
Oct 10, 2019
The Rallye du Maroc concluded in Fez with a notable result for the Monster Energy Honda Team, with Joan Barreda grabbing a spot on the overall podium after finishing runner-up in the final stage and Kevin Benavides, third place in the World Championship.
Brabec Climbs Positions and Will Fight for the Final Rallye du Maroc Podium
Oct 9, 2019
Runner-up spot today, in the fourth stage of the Rallye du Maroc, went to Monster Energy Honda Team’s Ricky Brabec. The American rider leaps the overall leader board from eighth to third position, entering the tussle for the final overall podium.
Benavides Continues to Hold the Silk Way Rally Leadership
July 9, 2019
The second stage of the Silk Way Rally sees Monster Energy Honda Team rider Kevin Benavides continue his command at the head of the overall race leader board after a valiant effort opening the track throughout the stage in the Siberian taiga.
Final Podium for Cornejo at The Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge
April 4, 2019
Monster Energy Honda Team is back on the final podium of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. José Ignacio Cornejo finished third in the inaugural round of the FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship which concluded at the Yas Marina circuit.
Benavides Second in Abu Dhabi Stage 3 as Rally Reaches Halfway Point
April 2, 2019
Kevin Benavides finished in runner-up spot on day three of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, while Monster Energy Honda Team riders are also poised to attack from advantageous start positions for tomorrow's penultimate day of racing.
2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge
Mar. 31 - Apr. 4, 2019
Silk Way Rally
Jul. 6 - Jul. 16, 2019
Rally du Maroc
Oct. 3 - Oct. 9, 2019