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Off-road racing keeps economy on track in Botswana

Botswana plays host to one of the most spectacular events on the motorsport calendar - the annual Toyota 1,000 Desert Race.

For the drivers, winning this race ensures they go to the Dakar rally the following year.

Taurai Maduna travelled to the town of Jwaneng to find out more about the business of off-road racing and how it is helping the local economy.

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  • 04 Jul 2014