Toyota drivers Kankkunen, Auriol and Armin Schwarz were also stripped of all points in the championships. Forix Stats The world’s best motorsport stats database. Autosport Awards Motorsport’s most prestigious awards. As Peugeot withdrew from the championship following the ban of Group B , Kankkunen moved to Lancia and became the first driver to successfully defend his title. In the season , Kankkunen won the Safari Rally , the Acropolis Rally , his home event Lakes Rally for the first time and the Rally Australia for the third year in a row. Dakar Rally winners cars.
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Lancia edged out Toyota to take a record fourth manufacturers’ title in a row.
Wikimedia Commons has media related to Juha Kankkunen. Previously the record was Kenjiro Shinozuka JPN He climbed back into the points by finishing ninth. Patrick Zaniroli FRA However, outside the World Rally Championship, he achieved much success. Ari Vatanen FIN Inat nineteen years old, Kankkunen debuted his rallying career by driving a Group 2 Ford Escort RSone of the most popular rally cars of the time.
It is the car in which he and Kankkunen won their final rally together in Portugal early the following season.
Juha Kankkunen – Wikipedia
It was the year Race of Champions Champion of Champions The title fight again went down to the wire. His best finish of the year was a 11th overall 4th in class place at the Salora Ralli. InKankkunen re-joined Toyota and won his fourth title. Race of Champions Champion juhq Champions Bruno Saby FRA Luc Alphand FRA World Rally Champion The company’s first airplane was named after him.
The very year he signed with Toyota. At the penultimate round, the Rally Catalunyahe was leading by almost a minute over Kajkkunen and McRae and seemed to be heading towards his first WRC victory on tarmac, as well as closing in on his fifth title.
The ‘Flying Finn’ and his Welsh co-driver will be honoured on the 25th anniversary of their epic win on the event and will be reunited in a period Toyota Celica GT-Four to lead a parade around the Llandudno street stage on the final day of Britain’s WRC round.
Grist now owns the GT-Four which they will use for the parade. More information on processing of your personal data through cookies and more information about your rights may be found in the Information about processing of personal data through cookies and other web technologies.
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The pair will take part in interviews and autograph and selfie sessions throughout the four days of the rally. Juha nonetheless drove the car on the podium on seven occasions — both Ford and Kankkunen finished fourth in their respective championships.
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