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In rally cross, all the elements involved are put under duress to perform. Man, machine, mind and spirit are tested to the furthest extremes possible. The mecca of this form of racing is the Dakar rally, pitting the best racers in the world on the harshest terrain known to man.

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Mangalore, India

Age: 31 years

Riding for TVS Racing since 2006.

Participates in rally and supercross events.

First Indian rider to win Srilankan National Supercross Championship 2011 riding the RTR 250.

He has won 17 National championships in India.

Trained extensively in the USA, Europe alongside top international riders.

First Indian rider to participate in Dakar rally 2016 in Sherco TVS Rally Factory team. Aravind participated in Dakar 2018 for the third consecutive year.

Adrien Metge


Age: 31 years

Adrien Metge is no stranger to rallies.

He gets his racing genes from his parents who are also rally raid riders.

Besides motorsports, Adrien is also passionate about biking, jet skiing and football.

Participating in his first Dakar in 2017, Adrien Metge, is now a part of the Sherco TVS Rally Factory Team and has participated in the Dakar 2018 Rally too.

Joan Pedrero

Canet de Mar, Spain

Age: 31 years

Part of Dakar team since 2016.

Finished 11th overall in Dakar 2018.

Finished 13th overall in Dakar 2017.

Top 5 finish at Merzouga Rally 2017.

Top 3 finish at Baja Aragon 2017.

Winner of Pan Africa Rally 2017.

Top 5 finish at Rally of Morocco 2017.

By finishing fifth twice, Joan has confirmed his consistency, and believes that he is eligible for the highest step of the podium.

Pedrero is back under the wing of Sherco TVS Factory Rally team and his goal is to defend the ambitions of the racing team that supported him during his stage win in 2014.

Joan finished Dakar 2018 in 11th position overall, which is the best ever finish for Sherco TVS Rally Factory Team at Dakar.

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