The annual Dakar Rally is one of the toughest races on earth which spans thousands of kilometres and goes on for about two weeks. Representing India at this stage is C S Santosh, with Hero Motosports.
C S Santosh is giving a stellar performance at the ongoing Dakar Rally 2020, with team Hero Motosports. (Photo: Hero Motosports)
C S Santosh has to be one of India’s finest off-road racers and his talent and achievements have put him on the pedestal as the one representing India at the Dakar Rally. Back again for the 2020 season, with Hero Motosports, C S is currently racing at the Dakar Rally which is taking place in Saudi Arabia this year and has been putting on a stellar performance. And in case you are wondering what Dakar Rally is all about, well, in the words of C S, “it is the biggest, baddest motorsport in the world.”
The Dakar Rally has a new venue for this year in the form of Saudi Arabia, where it is taking place for the very first time. This means thousands of kilometres of uncharted terrain is to be conquered over a span of several days where racers endure some of the most extreme conditions in any motorsport in the world. From India, Hero Motosports has been constantly participating in this rally and have been improving on their results every year.