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Pentti Airikkala Career Summary

Died 30th September 2009 after illness.

Pentti Airikkala Career Statistics


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Rally Honour Roll

Year Class Place Driver
1986 WRC Group A 26th. Pentti. Airikkala (5pts)

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1983 WRC Open 66th. Pentti. Airikkala (8pts)

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1982 WRC Open 66th. Pentti. Airikkala (12pts)

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1981 WRC Open 66th. Pentti. Airikkala (30pts)

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1980 WRC Open 66th. Pentti. Airikkala (6pts)

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1979 WRC Open 66th. Pentti. Airikkala (16pts)

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Career Results :

Pos Event Co-Driver # Vehicle Rego
11th. 1990 WRC Rallye San Remo R. McNamee #5 Ford Sapphire (Mk1)  [UNKNOWN]
1st. 1989 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. McNamee #19 Mitsubishi Galant  [UNKNOWN]
4th. 1988 WRC Rally of Great Britain B. Murphy #20 Lancia Delta  [UNKNOWN]
16th. 1986 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. McNamee #29 Opel Kadett (E) GSI 1.8 [UNKNOWN]
5th. 1983 WRC Rally of Finland J. Piironen #5 Lancia Rally 037 [UNKNOWN]
3rd. 1982 WRC Rally of Finland J. Piironen #7 Mitsubishi Lancer (EX)  [UNKNOWN]
3rd. 1981 WRC Swedish Rally R. Virtanen #8 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN]
5th. 1981 WRC Rally of Finland R. Virtanen #8 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN]
4th. 1981 WRC Rally of Great Britain P. Short #12 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN]
6th. 1980 WRC Swedish Rally R. Virtanen #3 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN]
3rd. 1979 WRC Swedish Rally R. Virtanen #5 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN]
7th. 1979 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. Virtanen #7 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN]
3rd. 1978 WRC Rally of Finland R. Virtanen #5 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN]
16th. 1977 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. Virtanen #4 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN]
2nd. 1976 WRC Rally of Finland R. Virtanen #12 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN]
20th. 1975 WRC Rally of Great Britain J. Davenport #19 Vauxhall Magnum  [UNKNOWN]
16th. 1974 WRC Rally of Finland H. Haaksiala #29 Vauxhall Magnum  [UNKNOWN]

Career Retirements :

Pos Event Co-Driver # Vehicle Rego Reason
Ret. 2003 WRC Rally of Great Britain N. Gardner #107 Mitsubishi Lancer (Carisma)  [UNKNOWN] SS4 engine
Ret. 1990 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. McNamee #1 Ford Sapphire (Mk1)  [UNKNOWN] SS16 crash
Ret. 1990 WRC Rally of Finland R. McNamee #8 Ford Sapphire (Mk1)  [UNKNOWN] SS4 gearbox
Ret. 1987 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. McNamee #58 Opel Kadett (E)  [UNKNOWN] SS3 engine
Ret. 1985 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. McNamee #27 Opel Kadett (E) GSI 1.8 [UNKNOWN] SS51 steering
Ret. 1984 WRC Rally of Finland S. Harjanne #8 Nissan Silvia 240RS  [UNKNOWN] SS23 gearbox
Ret. 1982 WRC Rally of Great Britain J. Piironen #10 Mitsubishi Lancer (EX)  [UNKNOWN] SS7 crash
Ret. 1982 WRC Rallye de Portugal P. Short #0 Ford Escort (Mk3) RS1700T BDT [UNKNOWN] SS0 only course opening car for testing
Ret. 1980 WRC Rally of Great Britain R. Virtanen #9 Vauxhall Chevette HSR [UNKNOWN] SS13 driveshaft
Ret. 1980 WRC Rally New Zealand C. Porter #4 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN] SS32 crash
Ret. 1980 WRC Rally of Finland R. Virtanen #5 Vauxhall Chevette HSR [UNKNOWN] SS2 engine
Ret. 1979 WRC Rally of Finland R. Virtanen #3 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN] SS3 engine
Ret. 1979 WRC Rally New Zealand R. Freeth #2 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN] SS18 electrics
Ret. 1978 WRC Swedish Rally R. Virtanen #4 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN] SS6 engine
Ret. 1978 WRC Rally of Great Britain M. Nicholson #11 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN] SS29 engine
Ret. 1978 WRC Rallye de Portugal R. Virtanen #7 Vauxhall Chevette  [UNKNOWN] SS0 not permitted to start - homologation issues
Ret. 1977 WRC Rally of Finland R. Virtanen #2 Vauxhall Chevette HS [UNKNOWN] SS16 gearbox
Ret. 1977 WRC Swedish Rally R. Virtanen #6 Toyota Celica (A20)  [UNKNOWN] SS99 engine
Ret. 1976 WRC Rally of Great Britain M. Greasley #22 Ford Escort (Mk2)  [UNKNOWN] SS99 disqualified
Ret. 1975 WRC Rally of Finland H. Haaksiala #9 Vauxhall Magnum  [UNKNOWN] SS3 crash
Ret. 1974 WRC Rally of Great Britain H. Haaksiala #24 Ford Escort (Mk1)  [UNKNOWN] SS99 engine
Ret. 1973 WRC Rally of Finland H. Haaksiala #22 Vauxhall Viva  [UNKNOWN] SS11 propshaft

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