PEUGEOT SPORT announces its official participation to the 2017 Silk Way Rally (SWR)
March 4, 2017 – PEUGEOT Total’s Dream Team is to follow up its landmark one-two-three success on January’s Dakar with an entry of three factory PEUGEOT DKRs for the 2017 Silk Way Rally (SWR) on July 7-22.
PEUGEOT SPORT has confirmed that these cars will be in the hands of DESPRES, LOEB and PETERHANSEL.
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304 SAINZ CARLOS (esp) CRUZ LUCAS (esp) PEUGEOT TEAM PEUGEOT TOTAL 3008 DKR action during the Dakar 2017 Paraguay Bolivia Argentina , Scrutineering / VC)rifications from December 30 to 31 2016 at Asuncion, Paraguay - Photo Florent Gooden / DPPI
Peugeot ambiance during the Dakar 2017 Paraguay Bolivia Argentina , Scrutineering / VC)rifications from December 30 to 31 2016 at Asuncion, Paraguay - Photo Eric Vargiolu / DPPI
After winning the 2016 Silk Way Rally, Team PEUGEOT Total will be out to provide further evidence of the strength and competitive potential of the two-wheel drive PEUGEOT DKR.
The event will take the three PEUGEOT DKRs from Moscow’s Red Square in Russia to Xi’an, China, via the Kazakh Steppe and the Mongolian desert on an extreme adventure to back the international offensive of PEUGEOT’s SUV range which is enjoying significant success in Europe and China.