Name Carlos Sainz
Field Rally
Birthdate 1962
Origin Madrid
Birthplace Madrid
Carlos Sainz extended his record as the oldest winner of the Dakar Rally on Friday with his fourth victory in the car category.

The two-time world rally champion has been a fan of cycling since he was young. In addition to squash or soccer, which he practiced before dedicating himself to motor racing, Sainz has always been a bicycle enthusiast.

After his retirement from the World Rally Championship, Carlos became involved in raid rallies, beginning a new stage in events such as the Dakar, where he has been able to win the overall classification in 2010, 2018, 2020 and also in 2024.. At this time , cycling is once again present as an essential part of their physical preparation.