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Our final video – a recap of the Race4Change action surrounding our 2011 Safari Rally campaign – is now up on our Youtube Channel. The video shows all of our team in action: Steve Funk, Andrew Doig, Travis Pastrana, Fabrizia … Continue reading

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Race4Change main man Travis Pastrana has this week been competing for Team USA at the 2011 Race of Champions in Düsseldorf, Germany. The Race Of Champions has been staged every year since 1988, founded by IMP President Fredrik Johnsson and … Continue reading

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Great post by Funk, sent from his Kenyan decompression tank after a tough ten days on the Safari Rally: Just finishing 36 hours of a decompression in the hills north of Nairobi at a friend’s home and reserve.  We invited … Continue reading

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We have done it! We have won the 2011 Safari Rally, with Björn Waldegård behind the wheel of a Tuthill Porsche-prepared 911. We’re waiting for official confirmation of the result before the podium ceremony at 1pm in Mombasa, Kenya, but … Continue reading

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The day 8 data is in, and its been a decent day for the Race4Change Safari Rally team. Though it was disappointing to lose car 24 due to a snapped rear torsion bar tube – 24 is the Tanzanite Blue … Continue reading

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Do you fear failure? Or do you embrace it as part of the learning experience: the path that can open doors you didn’t know existed? Travis Pastrana (above) is the perfect advocate for our Race4Change: a genuine guy, hugely talented … Continue reading

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Had a text update from Race4Change’s Funk on Stage 13 (first stage this morning) to say he had managed to ford a swirling mass of flooded river but been lucky to do so. Shortly after, the live rally tracker showed … Continue reading

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Round up from the EASR Press Office on yesterday’s rest day: At 8AM, the rally cars of the Kenya Airways East African Safari Classic were taken out of parc fermé to go into service. The fifth day of the rally … Continue reading

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News following Day 4! Update from the EASR Press Office: Unfortunately, the Porsche 911 of Grégoire de Mévius and Alain Guehennec hit problems 60 km into the first section of the day. The crew, who led the rally on day … Continue reading

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Nine Tuthill Porsche 911s are all still in the Safari Rally and going well given the conditions. Three of the nine are Race4Change Tuthill machines, so I just caught up with Richard Tuthill, who is at the end of stage … Continue reading

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