LEGEND DRIVER

LEGEND DRIVER

As the son of Jimmy McRae, Colin McRae started racing in the Scottish World Rally Championship in a…

Tommi Makinen started his rally driving career in 1985 with a Ford Escort at the age of 21. By 1987…

Carlos Sainz started his rally career in 1980 with a Renault 5. From 1983, he took part in rally wi…

Kankkunen was taught how to race on an ice track from his father, who enjoyed rally and ice racing …

Waldegard dreamed of becoming a rally driver since he was 7 years old. His father loved motorsport …

Vatanen first took interest in rallying around 1965. “I saw Waldegard at the 1965 1000 Lakes Rally …

Alen had early interest in motorsport thanks to his father who was a Finnish champion in ice racing…

Auriol had his first interest in rallying at the age of 16 when his brother Gerard was competing in…

Mikkola started rallying at the age of 21 in 1963 with a Volvo 444. He entered in a regional race i…

Michele Mouton took interest in rally racing when she accompanied her friend training to compete in…

Ove Andersson was born in 1938 in Uppsala, Sweden. He took interest in motorsport through his fathe…

Walter Rohrl was born in Regensburg, Germany in 1947. He was very skilled as skiing, and at the age…

LEGEND CARS

Mitsubishi has been active in the motorsport world since the 1960s. T…

Lancia Delta was introduced as the new 1.3 to 1.5L FF small family ca…

The “Quattro” was introduced to the public at the Geneva Internationa…

The first ever Japanese machine to win in the WRC

Nissan Fairlady 240Z / Datsun 240Z

Nissan Motor announced its sports car, “Datsun Fairlady” in 1962. The…

In 1975, the Ford Escort RS 1800 Mk2 was born as the second generatio…

In 1981, Jean Todt ended his job as a co-driver at Talbot after helpi…

In 1963, a new French GT car was introduced. It had a steel backbone …

The return of Abarth GT Rally Car

Fiat Abarth 124 Rally

Fiat introduced its very first sports car, the Fiat 124 Sport Spider …

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