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Dakar Rally 2023 competitor list: Drivers, teams and categories for Saudi Arabia race

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Saudi Arabia will again host the famous Dakar Rally, with the race celebrating its 45th anniversary in 2023.

Competitors will navigate the desert with cars, motorcycles, trucks and quads, in one of the toughest and most demanding motor competitions on the planet.

Throughout 14 stages, the riders will fight against the Saudi Arabian conditions, terrain and their own machinery to be crowned winners of the Dakar.

MORE: Dakar Rally 2023: Schedule, location, how to watch

Below are the participants for the 2023 edition of the Dakar Rally (main categories).

Click to jump to each category: Car | Bike | Quad | Truck

Number Driver Co-driver Team
200 Nasser Al-Attiyah Mathiu Baumel Toyota Gazoo Racing
201 Sebastien Loeb Fabian Lurquin Bahrain Raid Xtreme
202 Yazeed Al-Rajhi Michael Orr Overdrive Racing
203 Jakub Przygonski Armand Monleón X-raid Mini JCW Team
204 Stéphane Peterhansel Édouard Boulanger Team Audi Sport
205 Giniel De Villiers Dennis Murphy Toyota Gazoo Racing
206 Guerlain Chicherit Alex Winocq GCK Motorsport
207 Carlos Sainz Lucas Cruz Team Audi Sport
208 Orlando Terranova Alex Haro Bahrain Raid Xtreme
209 Mathieu Serradori Loic Minaudier Century Racing Team
210 Martin Prokop Viktor Chytka Benzina Orlen Team
211 Mattias Ekstrom Emil Bergkvist Team Audi Sport
212 Sebastian Halpern Bernardo Graue X-raid Mini JCW Team
213 Vaidotas Zala Paulo Fiúza Teltonika Racing
214 Benediktas Vanagas Kuldar Sikk Toyota Gazoo Racing Baltics
215 Erik Van Loon Sebastien Delaunay Overdrime Racing
216 Brian Baragwanath Leonard Cremer Century Racing Team
217 Henk Lategan Brett Cummings Toyota Gazoo Racing
218 Christian Lavieille Valentin Sarreaud MD Rally Sport
219 Lionel Baud Rémi Boulanger Overdrime Toyota
220 Juan Cruz Yacopini Daniel Oliveras Overdrive Toyota
221 Khalid Al Qassimi Dirk Von Zitzewitz X-raid Mini JCW Team
222 Laia Sanz Maurizio Gerini Astara Team
223 Pierre Lachaume Francois Beguin MD Rally Sport
224 Wei Han Li Ma Hanwei Motorsport Team
225 Miroslav Zapletal Marek Sykora Offroadsport
227 Tim Coronel Tom Coronel Coronel Dakar Team
228 Jean Remy Bergounhe Lionel Coster MD Rally Sport
229 Isidre Esteve Txema Villalobos Repsol Rally Team
230 Lucas Moraes Timo Gottschalk Overdrive Racing
231 Romain Dumas Max Delfino Rebellion Racing
232 Jerome Pelichet Pascal Larroque Raidlynx
233 Guoyu Zhang Jean Pierre Garcin BAIC ORV
234 Óscar Fuertes Diego Vallejo Astara Team
235 Daniel Schroder Ryan Bland PS Laser
236 Simon Vitse Frederic Lefebvre MD Rally Sport
237 Po Tian Xuanyi Du Hanwei Motorsport Team    
238 Denis Krotov Konstantin Zhiltsov X-raid Mini JCW Team
239 Pascal Thomasse Gérard Dubuy MD Rally Sport
240 Gintas Petrus José Marques Petrus Racing
241 Andrea Lafarja Ashley García Overdrive Toyota
242 Carlos Checa Marc Solà Astara Team
243 Maik Willems Robert Van Pelt Bastion Hotels Dakar Team    
245 Thomas Bell Gerhard Schutte Red-Lined TBR
246 Akira Miura Laurent Litchtleuchter Toyota Auto Body
247 Michel Kremer Thomas de Bois Coronel Dakar Team
248 Zi Yunliang He Sha BAIC ORV
249 Mohamad Altwijiri Por definir Altwijri Racing Team    
250 Ronald Basso Jean Michel Polato Toyota Auto Body
251 Alexandre Pesci Stephan Kuhni Rebellion Motors
252 Gerard Tramoni Dominique Totain Team 100% Sud Ouest 
253 Jean Pierre Strugo Christophe Crespo MD Rally Sport
254 Huges Moilet Olivier Imschoot Off Road Concept
255 Sergio Vallejo Mario Tomé Astara Racing
256 Manuel Plaza Mónica Plaza Sodicars Racing
258 Yannick Panagiotis Valérie Panagiotis Team FJ
259 Ibrahim Almunha Por definir Ibrahm Almuhna
261 Phillipe Raud Maxime Raud Sodicars Racing
262 Ludovic Gherardi François Borsotto MD Rally Sport
263 Ronald van Loon Erik Lemmen Oase Motorsport
264 Antoine Galland Yannick Demay Off Road Concept
266 Dave Klaassen Tessa Rooth Daklapack Rally Sport 
267 Philippe Voisin Franck Maldonado Sodicars Racing
269 Magdalena Zajac Jacek Czachor Proxcars TME Rally Team
270 Karel Trneny Milan Horyl Workoutland ACCR Czech Team
271 Guranberdi Danatarow Didar Orazmedow Federation of Automobile Sport of Turkmenistan
272 Hydyrberdi Abduhrahmanov Muhammetmyrat Gurbanov Federation of Automobile Sport of Turkmenistan 
275 Urvo Mannama Risto Lepik Rally Raid Estonia
276 Jean-Philippe Beziat Vincent Albira MD Rally Sport
278 Marco Piana Nicolas Garnier Xtremeplus Polaris Team
Number Driver Team
1 Sam Sunderland

Gas Gas Factory Team

2 Ricky Brabec

Monster Energy Honda Team 2023

5 Joan Barreda

Monster Energy JB Team

7 Pablo Quintanilla

Monster Energy Honda Team 2023

8 Toby Price

Red Bull KTM Factory Team

9 Mason Klein

BAS Dakar KTM Racing Team

10 Skyler Howes 

Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing

11 José Ignacio Cornejo 

Monster Energy Honda Team 2023

12 Martin Michek 

Orion – Moto Racing Group

14 Sebastian Bühler

Hero Motosports Team Rally

15 Lorenzo Santolino 

Sherco TVS Rally Factory

16 Ross Branch

Hero Motosports Team Rally

18 Daniel Sanders 

Red Bull Gas Gas Factory Racing

19 Rui Gonçalves 

Sherco TVS Rally Factory

20 Harith Noah Koitha Veettil

Sherco TVS Rally Factory

25 Mohammed Balooshi MX Ride Dubai
27 Joaquim Rodrigues

Hero Motosports Team Rally

28 Maciej Giemza Orlen Team
30 Antonio Maio

Franco Sport Yamaha Racing Team

33 Franco Caimi

Hero Motosports Team Rally

42 Adrien Van Beveren

Monster Energy Honda Team 2023

47 Kevin Benavides

Red Bull KTM Factory Team

52 Matthias Walkner

Red Bull KTM Factory Team

54 Daniel Nosiglia Jager

Rieju – Xraidsexperience

68 Tosha Schareina

BAS Dakar KTM Racing Team

77 Luciano Benavides

Husqvarna Factory Racing

142 Štefan Svitko Cross Team
Number Driver Country
151 Alexandre Giroud France
152 Manuel Andrújar Argentina
153 Juraj Varga Slovakia
154 Francisco Moreno Flores Argentina
155 Kamil Wisniewski Poland
156 Zdenek Tuma Czech Republic
159 Marcelo Medeiros Brazil
160 Axel Dutrie France
162 Laisvydas Kancius Lithuania
163 Pablo Copetti United States
164 Toni Vingut Spain
164 Sebastien Souday France
166 Giovanni Enrico Chile
167 Abdulaziz Ahli UAE
168 Julio Estanguet Argentina
169 Alejandro Fantoni Argentina
170 Xavier Verbeke France
Number Driver Co-driver Mechanic Team
500 Kees Koolen Wouter de Graaf Wouter Rozegaar  Projekt 2030
501 Martin Macík Jr. František Tomášek David Švanda MM Technology
502 Janus van Kasteren Darek Rodewald Marcel Snijders

Boss Machinery Team De Rooy Iveco

503 Martin Šoltys Roman Krejčí David Hoffmann

Tatra Buggyra Slovakia

504 Victor Versteijnen Andreas van der Sande Teun van Dal

Boss Machinery Team De Rooy Iveco

505 Jaroslav Valtr Rene Kilian Tomáš Šikola

Buggyra Racing Team

506 Martin Van Den Brink Rijk Mouw Erik Kofman

Eurol Team De Rooy Iveco

507 Pascal de Baar Stefan Slootjes Marcin Krüger

Riwald Dakar Team

508 Aleš Loprais Petr Pokora Jaroslav Valtr Jr

Instaforex Loprais Praga

509 Tomáš Vrátný Jaromír Martinec Bartłomiej Boba Fesh Fesh Team
510 Richard de Groot Mark Laan Jan Hulsebosch

Firemen Dakar Team

511 Mitchel van den Brink Jarno van de Pol Moi Torrallardona

Eurol Team De Rooy Iveco

512 Ben van de Laar Jan van de Laar Adolph Huijgens

Fried Van De Laar Racing

514 Vaidotas Paškevičius Tomas Gužauskas Slavimor Volkov Fesh Fesh Team
515 Claudio Bellina Bruno Gotti Giulio Minelli MM Technology
516 Egbert Wingens Marije van Ettekoven Marijn Beekmans DDW Rally Team
517 Ben de Groot Tom Brekelmans Govert Boogaard De Groot Sport
518 Mathias Behringer Hugo Kupper Robert Striebe

X-Raid Yamaha Supported Team

519 Teruhito Sugawara  Hirokazu Somemiya Yuji Mochizuki

Hino Team Sugawara

520 Gert Huzink Rob Buursen Martin Roesink

Riwald Dakar Team

521 Gerrit Zuurmond Tjeerd Van Ballegooy Klaas Kwakkel

Stichting Rainbow Truck Team

522 Jordi Juvanteny  José Luis Criado Jordi Ballbé KH7 Epsilon
523 Albert Llovera Margot Llobera Petr Vojkovský Fesh Fesh Team
524 Umberto Fiori Dario de Lorenzo Aldo de Lorenzo Team TH
525 Alberto Herrero Susana Hernando Inés Mario Rodríguez Sastre TH-Trucks
526 Ad Hofmans Remon van der Steen Mark Salomons De Groot Sport
527 Rafael Tibau Maynou Arnald Bastida Ubals Jordi Esteve Oro TH-Trucks Team
528 Nico Stijnen Joël Ebbers Christiaan van der Haar Eurol Rallysport
529 Dave Ingels

Johannes Schotanus

 

South Racing Service

530 Miklós Kovács Péter Czeglédi Ács László Qualisport Racing
531 Robert Kasak Tomáš Kazarka Jaroslav Kolář

Tatra Buggyra Slovakia

532 José Martins Jérémie Gimbre Antonia de Roissard Team Boucou
533 William Groningen Wesley van Groningen Marco van Oevern Dust Warriors
534 Igor Bouwens Syndiely Wade Ulrich Boerboom

Gregoor Racing Team

535 Michael Baumann Philipp Beier Sebastian Lindner

Q Motorsport Team

536 Tomáš Tomeček Niccolo Funaioli Ard Munster

South Racing Service

537 Sylvain Besnard Nicolas Falloux Sylvain Laliche Toyota Auto Body
538 Adwin Hoondert Jasper Riezebos Erwin de Vos

Riwald Dakar Team

539 Dave Berghmans Sam Koopmann Tom Geuens Overdrive Racing
540 Richard Gonzalez Patrick Prot Roger Audas Sodicars Racing
541 Pep Sabaté Jordi Montaner Busquets Pol Tibau Roura

Bahrain Raid Xtreme

542 Dušan Randýsek Joël Darboure Anthony Robineau Team SSP
543 Alex Aguirregaviria Francesc Salisi Jordi Perera FN Speed Team
544 Jordi Celma Obiols Xavier Moreau Claudio Gianformaggio PBX Team
545 Cesare Rickler Del Mare

Oscar Bravo Garcia

  R Team
546 Stefan Henken Philipp Rettig Michael Helminger

South Racing Service

547 Zsolt Darázsi Pierre Calmon Palco Lubomir Team SSP
548 Tariq Alrammah Samir Benbekhti Ramzi Menhem STA
549 Javier Jacoste Jose María Fontdevila Boloix Juan Francisco Silva Pineiro Astara Team
550 Ahmed Benbekhti Bruno Seillet Mickaël Fauvel STA Competition
552 David Giovannetti Renato Delmastro Paco Fernandes

Xtremeplus Polaris Factory Team

553 Sébastien Fargeas Armando Loureiro Luc Fertin Team Boucou
554 Philippe Perry Philippe Pedeche   Team Boucou
555 Giso Verschoor Laurent Lalanne Edwin van der Vegt Team SSP


Credit: sportingnews.com

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