Driver Overview

Career Summary:

Cyril Despres

  • January 24, 1974
  • 45
  • France
  • Dakar Rally
  • X-Raid

2019: Dakar Rally, X-Raid Team, Mini JCW Buggy - 5th;

2018: Dakar Rally, Team Peugeot Total, Peugeot 3008 DKR Maxi - 31st;

2017: Dakar Rally, Team Peugeot Total, Peugeot 3008 DKR - 3rd;

2016: Dakar Rally, Team Peugeot Total, Peugeot 2008 DKR16 - 7th;

Silk Way Rally, Team Peugeot Total, Peugeot 2008 DKR16 - 1st;

2015: Dakar Rally, Team Peugeot Total, Peugeot 2008 DKR - 34th;

Silk Way Rally, Team Peugeot Total, Peugeot 2008 DKR - 2nd;

2014: Dakar Rally - Moto, Yamaha - 4th;

2013: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 1st;

2012: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 1st;

2011: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 2nd;

2010: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 1st;

2009: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 2nd;

2007: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 1st;

2006: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 2nd;

2005: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 1st;

2004: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 3rd;

2003: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - 2nd;

2002: Dakar Rally - Moto, KTM - retired;

2001: Dakar Rally - Moto, BMW - 13th;

2000: Dakar Rally - Moto, Honda - 16th;