Acura releases ARX-05 teaser video

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Acura has teased the full reveal of its new ARX-05 prototype, set to race in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with Team Penske next season, in a video out today.

Footage includes interviews with a couple key Acura principles and the car’s rollout from its initial shakedown at Circuit Paul Ricard in France. The Oreca 07-based chassis will then feature the Acura branding and bodywork for its Daytona Prototype international (DPi) formula.

The car’s full reveal will take place at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, part of the prestigious Monterey Automotive Week, August 18.

No drivers have yet been named to the program although Juan Pablo Montoya is all-but-officially confirmed while Helio Castroneves remains strongly linked to a full-time seat.

Dakar Rally video highlights from the concluding Stage 14

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EDITOR’S NOTE: NBCSN will air additional Dakar Rally highlights on Sunday at 5:30 p.m. ET and Monday at 7 p.m. ET.

The 40th Dakar Rally is now history.

Nearly 550 competitors began the early 5,600-mile long race 15 days ago and concluded Saturday.

As we’ve done throughout the Rally, here are some key video highlights from NBCSN’s coverage of the Rally:

TRUCKS

CARS

QUADS

 

MOTORCYCLES