In this Fifth Gear segment, Tiff Needell pits a Dakar Rally-tuned BMW X5 up against a motorbike. Which one comes out on top? Find out after the jump.

…off-road endurance race rather than a conventional rally – the terrain the competitors traverse is much tougher and the vehicles used are true off-road vehicles rather than the modified sedans used in rallies. Most of the competitive specials are off-road, crossing dunes, mud, camel grass, rocks, among others

In this Fifth Gear segment, Tiff Needell pits a Dakar Rally-tuned BMW X5 up against a motorbike. Which one comes out on top? Find out after the jump.

…off-road endurance race rather than a conventional rally – the terrain the competitors traverse is much tougher and the vehicles used are true off-road vehicles rather than the modified sedans used in rallies. Most of the competitive specials are off-road, crossing dunes, mud, camel grass, rocks, among others