- Race Day: October 14, 2012
- City: Merzouga
- Country: Morocco
- TEAM HRC Makes Its Debut In The Rally of Morocco
- The waiting is over. On July 2nd, Honda announced what the 187,000 Honda associates across the world and all the cross country rally fans had been waiting for for 24 years: the return of the Honda HRC works team to compete in the Dakar, the toughest Rally in the world.