Mission accomplished for Kevin Benavides in the third stage of the 2018 Dakar Rally. The Argentinean rider, who posted second on the day, ascends the general rankings to second spot just three minutes adrift of the current leader. Likewise, Ricky Brabec performed well to finish fourth as Barreda concedes his… read more.
Blistering performances from Monster Energy Honda Team with the stage victory for Joan Barreda, plus fourth and fifth spots for Michael Metge and Kevin Benavides as the race moves on from Pisco. A rough offroad ride and sand dunes were the order of the day for stage two of the… read more.
The sun-scorched dunes of Ica in Pisco, with temperatures of 39-degrees, witnessed the opening of the 2018 Dakar Rally today. Joan Barreda proved to be the fastest of the Monster Energy Honda Team, placing fourth in the soft Peruvian sands. The 2018 Dakar Rally – now in its 40th edition… read more.
The season’s main event is finally upon the Monster Energy Honda Team as the 2018 Dakar Rally kicks off this Saturday, 6th January in Lima. The squad will be aspiring to the top final positions on the final podium when the race closes in Cordoba. Monster Energy Honda Team is… read more.
Paulo Gonçalves, second-place finisher for Honda in 2015, today took part in the official 2018 Dakar Rally presentation, as details of the race were revealed. The 40th edition looks set to be a hard-fought event in which the Monster Energy Honda Team will have their sights firmly set on a… read more.
There was a great atmosphere and good vibes at the Dakar Day, the annual meeting which Monster Energy Honda Team and their riders held for the press at the Honda Security Institute facility in Barcelona. If you wished to experience the full-on Dakarian environment, as lived by the Monster Energy… read more.
The Tucano Urbano brand has been chosen by the Monster Energy Honda Team – the Honda rally factory team – to supply the outfits for the team for the forthcoming 2018 and 2019 seasons. For both the 2018 and 2019 rally campaigns, Tucano Urbano will be the official supplier of… read more.
The five riders from the Monster Energy Honda Team were present at the prestigious EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. Besides visiting the team’s collaborators, the squad were there to back the launch of several of Honda’s latest models. Joan Barreda, Paulo Gonçalves, Kevin Benavides, Ricky Brabec and Michael Metge… read more.
All five riders of the Monster Energy Honda Team were in attendance for the official Honda presentation of the HRC teams, held earlier this evening in Milan’s Spazio Antologico in front of the international media. Joan Barreda, Kevin Benavides, Ricky Brabec, Paulo Gonçalves and Michael Metge – the riders of… read more.