The Dakar Rally—widely regarded as the nastiest, gnarliest race on earth—is back and better than ever this year, and this epic new trailer proves it and then some. Running from January 3-16, this 5,600-mile marathon through the mountains and deserts of Argentina, Bolivia, and Chile is right around the corner, so give this one a watch before it blows by you in a cloud of dust.

Summer skiing in South America? Yeah, Aymar Navarro knows all about that, and this line-of-the-year caliber descent in Argentina proves it. Pull the trigger and hold on tight.

High in the Andes, Santiago Guzman and his dog Conga cut some fresh, uhh, tracks