Saturday, January 16, 2010
Want to Learn About VW at the 2010 Dakar Rally ? There's an App For That Too
In anticipation of the 2010 Dakar Rally that leads through Argentina and Chile from 2 to 16 January 2010, Volkswagen has launched a new iPhone application for the event. Named "Volkswagen Rally mobile – 2010 Dakar", the free of charge app will send news, results, videos and background information on the German firm's five factory-prepped and -fielded Race Touaregs directly to the user's iPhone display.
"Volkswagen has always stood for innovations in motorsport," said the German automaker's motorsport director, Kris Nissen.
"The iPhone application for the Volkswagen's involvement in the Dakar is unique in the world of rally racing to date as well and offers users of the cult mobile the chance to stay informed about current Dakar events around the clock."
Those of you interested can download the application directly from Apple's online store at www.volkswagen-motorsport.com/dakar_iPhone