2020 Dakar
News Round DAK20   Dakar 2020

A new chapter in the Dakar Rally story has opened with the official presentation of the 2020 edition due to take place in Saudi Arabia. After Africa and South America, the Middle East now takes up the baton of the rally-raid race par excellence. New details were unveiled yesterday in… read more.


2020 Dakar
News Round DAK20, news   Dakar 2020

Finally, after confirmation by race organizers, the Dakar 2020 was unveiled today in Saudi Arabia, where the event will be hosted over the next five years. Monster Energy Honda Team was present at the event held in Riyadh. Monster Energy Honda Team has officially confirmed its participation in the next… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Post-Race Round WORLD1, Post-Race   Abu Dhabi

Monster Energy Honda Team were among the main contenders for the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, the first round of the 2019 FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship, with a positive final podium finish for young José Ignacio Cornejo. The FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship got off to a flying start for… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Stage Round WORLD1, Stage 5   Abu Dhabi

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 today at the Yas Marina circuit. The final stage of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge saw… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Stage Round WORLD1, Stage 4   Abu Dhabi

The Chilean rider of the Monster Energy Honda Team, Jose Ignacio Cornejo, took victory in the fourth stage of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. Barreda and Benavides also finished the special in notable positions. In Liwa, day four of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge saw the Monster Energy Honda Team… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Stage Round WORLD1, Stage 3   Abu Dhabi

Kevin Benavides finished in runner-up spot today on day three of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. Monster Energy Honda Team riders are poised to attack from advantageous start positions for tomorrow’s penultimate day of racing. More dunes and more sand, but the same heat and, from the first hour this… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Stage Round WORLD1, Stage 2   Abu Dhabi

The Monster Energy Honda Team riders turned out a fine performance today in the dunes of Liwa. Cornejo and Barreda finished first and second on the day, while Benavides gained a notable starting position for tomorrow. The heat and wind were once again the key climatic elements of stage two… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Stage Round WORLD1, Stage 1   Abu Dhabi

Good positions for Nacho Cornejo in third, and Kevin Benavides, fifth, at the end of the first day of the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. Joan Barreda will set off from behind tomorrow after suffering a mechanical setback today. Prudence prevails on returning, two months after finish the Dakar Rally, to… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Scrutineering Round WORLD1, Scrutineering   Abu Dhabi

Monster Energy Honda Team is all ready to face the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge, the first round of the 2019 FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship, which kicks off tomorrow at the Yas Marina circuit. Everything is on standby at the Yas Marina Circuit as the teams await the starting gun… read more.


2019 Cross-Country Rallies
Preview Round WORLD1, Preview   Abu Dhabi

Monster Energy Honda Team get the season underway with the first important calendar date at the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. The 2019 FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship will start in the Middle Eastern country with three team riders taking part in the UAE desert race. Ricky Brabec last week made… read more.