1998 FIA World Rally Championship Statistics

 

Round 13 NETWORK Q
RALLY OF GREAT BRITAIN

(21 - 24 NOVEMBER)

Dates : 21 - 24 November 1998
Length : 1512 kms
Total SS : 380 kms on 28 special stages
Starters : 168 (98 Group A + 70 Group N)
Makes : Ford 31, Mitsubishi 28, Subaru 25, Vauxhall 16, Peugeot 14, Nissan 9, Toyota 8, Skoda 8, Seat 6, Honda 4, Proton 3, Renault 3, Suzuki 3, Citroen 2, Hyundai 2, Rover 2, Volkswagen 2, Opel 1, Saab 1.
Nations (First drivers): Great Britain 106, Finland 13, France 8, Japan 6, Sweden 4, Austria 3, Russia 3, Australia 2, Belgium 2, Estonia 2, Germany 2, Italy 2, Netherlands 2, Spain 2, Turkey 2, Czech Republic 1, Denmark 1, Norway 1, Oman 1, Peru 1, Poland 1, Portugal 1, Saudi Arabia 1, South Africa 1.
Stages winners : Burns 13, C.McRae 11, A.McRae 3, Auriol 2, Sainz 1, Thiry 1.
Rally leaders : A. & C. McRae 1, C. McRae 2-15, Burns 16, C. McRae 17-19, Burns 20-28.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Makinen 58, Sainz 56, McRae 45, Kankkunen 39, Auriol 34, Burns 33, Liatti 17, Loix 13, Thiry 7, Delecour & Vatanen & Panizzi 6, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Mitsubishi 91, Toyota 85, Subaru 65, Ford 53.

 

Round 12 API RALLY AUSTRALIA
(5 - 8 NOVEMBER)

Dates : 5 - 8 November 1998
Length : 1408 kms
Total SS : 405 kms on 24 special stages
Entries : 94 (52 Group A + 42 Group N)
Starters : 92 (50 Group A + 42 Group N)
Makes : Mitsubishi 23, Subaru 22, Toyota 12, Hyundai 8, Daihatsu 6, Seat 5, Suzuki 4, Ford 3, Honda 2, Volkswagen 2, Kia 1, Mazda 1, Nissan 1, Proton 1, Renault 1.
Nations (First drivers): Australia 40, Japan 16, Great Britain 5, Finland 5, New Zealand 4, Belgium 3, Austria 2, Spain 2, Italy 2, Uruguay 2, Turkey 2, Germany 1, France 1, Monaco 1, Oman 1, Argentina 1, Indonesia 1, Sweden 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Taiwan 1.
Stages winners : Makinen 8, Burns 7, McRae 4, Auriol 4, Sainz 4, Kankkunen 1.
Rally leaders : Makinen & Auriol 1, Sainz & Kankkunen 2, Burns 3, Auriol 4, Burns 5-14, Sainz 15-21, McRae 22, Makinen 23-24.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Makinen 58, Sainz 56, McRae 45, Auriol 34, Kankkunen 33, Burns 23, Liatti 17, Loix 13, Delecour & Vatanen & Panizzi 6, Thiry 3, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Toyota 85, Mitsubishi 81, Subaru 65, Ford 43.

 

Round 11 RALLY SANREMO
(12 - 14 OCTOBER)

Dates : 12 - 14 October 1998
Length : 1494 kms
Total SS : 401 kms on 24 special stages
Entries : 160 (97 Group A + 63 Group N)
Starters : 153 (94 Group A + 59 Group N)
Makes : Fiat 26, Peugeot 24, Mitsubishi 18, Subaru 13, Citroen 13, Renault 12, Opel 11, Toyota 9, Ford 8, Seat 6, Hyundai 2, Nissan 2, Skoda 2, Volkswagen 2, Honda 1, Lancia 1, Mazda 1, Rover 1, Suzuki, 1.
Nations (First drivers): Italy 103, Belgium 6, France 6, Great Britain 6, Finland 5, Austria 3, Germany 3, Netherlands 2, Poland 2, Russia 2, Spain 2, Switzerland 2, Andorra 1, Australia 1, Czech Republic 1, Estonia 1, Hungary 1, Portugal 1, San Marino 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Sweden 1, Turkey 1, Uruguay 1.
Stages winners : Makinen 9, Panizzi 5, Liatti 4, McRae 2, Burns 1, Auriol 1, Puras 1, Dallavilla 1.
Rally leaders : Liatti 1, Makinen 2-4, Makinen & Liatti 5, Makinen 5-24.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 50, Makinen 48, McRae 42, Kankkunen 31, Auriol 30, Burns 23, Liatti 17, Loix 12, Delecour & Vatanen & Panizzi 6, Thiry 3, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Toyota 75, Mitsubishi 71, Subaru 62, Ford 41.

 

Round 10 NESTE RALLY FINLAND
(21 - 23 AUGUST)

Dates : 21 - 23 August1998
Length : 1271.10 kms
Total SS : 384.10 kms on 24 special stages
Entries : 120 (71 Group A + 49 Group N)
Starters : 116 (70 Group A + 46 Group N)
Makes : Mitsubishi 21, Ford 13, Toyota 11, Opel 10, Subaru 9, Seat 8, Volkswagen 7, Peugeot 7, Skoda 7, Nissan 4, Renault 4, Suzuki 4, Honda 3, Hyundai 2, Citroen 2, Lada 1, Mazda 1, Mercedes 1, Rover 1.
Nations (First drivers): Finland 63, Sweden 9, Great Britain 8, France 5, Russia 5, Spain 4, Germany 3, Estonia 2, Italy 2, Andorra 1, Australia 1, Austria 1, Belgium 1, Czech Republic 1, Ireland 1, Ivory Coast 1, Japan 1, Norway 1, Portugal 1, Poland 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Switzerland 1, Turkey 1, Uruguay 1.
Stages winners : Gronholm 8, Sainz 5, Makinen 4, Kankkunen 2, Radstrom 2, McRae 2, Burns 1, Auriol 1.
Rally leaders : Sainz & Kankkunen 1, Sainz 2, Makinen 3-24.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 47, Makinen 38, McRae 38, Kankkunen 31, Auriol 30, Burns 23, Loix 12, Liatti 11, Delecour & Vatanen 6, Panizzi 4, Thiry 3, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Toyota 72, Mitsubishi 61, Subaru 52, Ford 40.

 

Round 9 RALLY NEW ZEALAND
(24 - 27 JULY)

Dates : 24 - 27 July 1998
Length : 1069.71 kms
Total SS : 360.58 kms on 23 special stages
Entries : 83 (52 Group A + 31 Group N)
Starters : 79 (50 Group A + 29 Group N)
Makes : Mitsubishi 29, Subaru 18, Toyota 9, Ford 5, Suzuki 5, Hyundai 2, Nissan 2, Seat 2, Audi 1, Citroen 1, Daihatsu 1, Honda 1, Peugeot 1, Renault 1, Volkswagen 1.
Nations (First drivers): New Zealand 28, Japan 18, Australia 8, Finland 6, France 4, Great Britain 3, Austria 2, Sweden 2, Uruguay 2, Belgium 1, Italy 1, Oman 1, Russia 1, Spain 1, Turkey 1.
Stages winners : Auriol 10, Sainz 6, Burns 4, McRae 3, Makinen 1
Rally leaders : Sainz 1, 3, 5, 19-20, 23-25, Auriol 8-9, 12-18, 21-22, McRae 2, 4, 6-7
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 41, McRae 38, Makinen 28, Kankkunen 27, Auriol 27, Burns 21, Loix 12, Liatti 11, Delecour & Vatanen 6, Panizzi 4, Thiry 3, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Toyota 63, Subaru 52, Mitsubishi 49, Ford 36.

 

Round 8 ACROPOLIS RALLY
(7-9 JUNE)

Dates : 20-23 May 1998
Length : 1036.49 kms
Total SS : 368.11 on 16 SS
Starters : 105 (89 Group A + 16 Group N)
Makes : Toyota 31, Nissan 11, Subaru 10, Mitsubishi 9, Ford 8, Renault 5, Hyundai 4, Fiat 4, Peugeot 4, Lancia 3, Seat 3, Opel 3, Mazda 3, Skoda 2, Lada 2, Proton 1, Daihatsu 1, Citroen 1.
Nations (First drivers): Greece 72, Belgium 3, Spain 3, Finland 3, Great Britain 3, Germany 2, France 2, Italy 2, Portugal 2, Sweden 2, Austria 1, Australia 1, Czech Republic 1, Japan 1, Oman 1, Poland 1, Monte Carlo 1, Russia 1, Uruguay 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Turkey 1.
Stages winners : Sainz 4, McRae 4, Auriol 3, Thiry 2, Burns 1, Loix 1, Kankkunen 1.
Rally leaders : Thiry 1-4, Burns 5-7, McRae 8-10, Auriol 11-14, McRae 15-17.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : McRae 36, Sainz 31, Makinen 24, Kankkunen 24, Burns 21, Auriol 21, Loix 12, Liatti 10, Delecour & Vatanen 6, Panizzi 4, Thiry 3, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Subaru 49, Toyota 47, Mitsubishi 45, Ford 33.

 

Round 7 RALLY OF ARGENTINA
(20-23 MAY)

Dates : 20-23 May 1998
Length : 1461.72 kms
Total SS : 400.62 on 23 SS
Starters : 60 (33 Group A + 27 Group N)
Makes : Mitsubishi 16, Renault 10, Subaru 10, Suzuki 5, Toyota 5, Peugeot 3, Daewoo 2, Ford 2, Seat 2, Volkswagen 2, Honda 1, Hyundai 1, Lada 1.
Nations (First drivers): Argentina 34, Paraguay 4, Great Britain 3, Finland 3, Uruguay 3, Austria 2, France 2, Poland 2, Spain 2, Belgium 1, Chile 1, Italy 1, Oman 1, Sweden 1.
Stages winners : McRae 15, Makinen 4, Burns 2, Kankkunen 1, Auriol 1.
Rally leaders : McRae 1-2, Auriol 3, Makinen 4-10, McRae 11-14, Makinen 15-23.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 28, McRae 26, Makinen 24, Burns 21, Kankkunen 20, Auriol 15, Loix 10, Liatti 9, Delecour & Vatanen 6, Thiry 5, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Mitsubishi 45, Toyota & Subaru 38, Ford 29.

 

Round 6 TOUR DE CORSE
RALLYE DE FRANCE

(4-6 MAY)

Dates : 4-6 May 1998
Length : 1145.69 kms
Total SS : 399.18 kms on 17 SS
Starters : 80 (44 Group A + 36 Group N)
Makes : Peugeot 24, Renault 16, Mitsubishi 14, Subaru 5, Toyota 5, Ford 4, Citroen 4, Skoda 1, Honda 1, Hyundai 1, Fiat 1, Nissan 1, Lancia 1, Opel 1, Rover 1.
Nations (First drivers): France 56, Great Britain 5, Finland 3, Italy 3, Netherlands 3, Spain 2, Austria 1, Belgium 1, Czech Republic 1, Germany 1, Monte Carlo 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Turkey 1, Uruguay 1.
Stages winners : Liatti 4, McRae 4, Thiry 4, Sainz 3, McRae, Delecour 1, Panizzi 1.
Rally leaders : McRae 1, Makinen 2, Sainz 3-4, McRae 5-18.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : McRae 24, Sainz 22, Burns 18, Kankkunen 16, Auriol 15, Makinen 14, Loix 10, Liatti 8, Delecour & Vatanen 6, Thiry 5, Eriksson 3.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Subaru 35, Mitsubishi 32, Toyota 32, Ford 25.

 

Round 5 RALLYE CATALUNYA-COSTA BRAVA
(20-22 APRIL)

Dates : 20-22 April 1998
Length : 1471.74 kms
Total SS : 400.71 kms on 19 SS
Starters : 115 (61 Group A + 54 Group N)
Makes : Peugeot 50, Seat 17, Citroen 8, Mitsubishi 7, Subaru 7, Toyota 7, Renault 7, Ford 6, Rover 3, Hyundai 2, Skoda 1.
Nations (First drivers): Spain 73, France 7, Great Britain 6, Finland 5, Belgium 4, Italy 3, Portugal 3, Andorra 2, Sweden 2, Uruguay 2, Argentina 1, Austria 1, Czech Republic 1, Denmark 1, Germany 1, Poland 1, Russia 1, Venezuela 1.
Stages winners : Auriol 9, Loix 4, Makinen 2, McRae 1, Thiry 1, Puras 1, Panizzi 1, Bugalski 1.
Rally leaders : 1 Thiry, 2-19 Auriol.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 22, Burns 18, Kankkunen 16, Makinen 14, McRae 14, Auriol 14, Loix 10, Vatanen 6, Liatti 4, Eriksson 3, Rovenpera 2, Gronholm 2, Thiry 1.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Mitsubishi 32, Toyota 31, Ford 23, Subaru 21.

 

Round 4 TAP RALLYE DE PORTUGAL
(22-25 MARCH)

Dates : 22-25 March 1998
Length : 1701.81kms
Total SS : 380.18 kms on 28 SS
Starters : 116 (79 Group A + 41 Group N)
Makes : Mitsubishi 16, Seat 15, Subaru 15, Ford 11, Toyota 11, Renault 9, Peugeot 9, Nissan 6, Citroen 5, Volkswagen 4, Fiat 4, Skoda 3, Lancia 3, Hyundai 2, Honda 1, Mercedes 1, Mazda 1.
Nations (First drivers): Portugal 61, Great Britain 9, Spain 8, France 7, Finland 5, Italy 4, Belgium 3, Sweden 3, Austria 3, Poland 2, Monte Carlo 1, Argentina 1, Uruguay 1, Germany 1, Saudi Arabia 1, Switzerland 1, Turkey 1, Oman 1, Australia 1, Russia 1, Estonia 1.
Stages winners : McRae 9, Sainz 7, Loix 6, Burns 2, Makinen 1, Auriol 1, Kankkunen 1, Gronholm 1.
Rally leaders : 1 Auriol, 2 Gronholm, 3-28 McRae.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 22, Kankkunen 16, Burns 15, McRae 14, Makinen 10, Vatanen 6, Auriol 4, Liatti 4, Eriksson 3, Rovenpera 2, Gronholm 2, Thiry 1.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Mitsubishi 25, Toyota 25, Ford 23, Subaru 21.

 

Round 3 SAFARI RALLY KENYA
(27 FEBRUARY - 2 MARCH)

Dates : 27 February - 2 March 1998
Length : 2220.52 kms
Total SS : 1063.49 kms on 16 Competitive Sections
Starters : 49 (28 Group A + 21 Group N)
Makes : Subaru 18, Mitsubishi 10, Toyota 6, Ford 5, Hyundai 4, Seat 3, Daewoo 3, Nissan 2, Volkswagen 2, Audi 1, Peugeot 1.
Nations (First drivers): Kenya 25, Great Britain 8, Finland 5, Austria 4, Spain 3, Uganda 2, France 2, Andorra 1, Japan 1, Italy 1, Netherlands 1, USA 1.
Stages winners : McRae 4, Makinen 3, Burns 3, Kankkunen 2, Vatanen 1, Auriol 1, Liatti 1, Sainz 1.
Rally leaders : 1 Burns, 2-10 Makinen, 11-16 Burns.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 16, Kankkunen 16, Burns 12, Makinen 10, Auriol 4, Vatanen 4, McRae 4, Eriksson 3, Liatti 3, Gronholm 2, Rovanpera 2, Thiry 1.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Mitsubishi 22, Ford 21, Toyota 19, Subaru 10.

 

Round 2 THE INTERNATIONAL SWEDISH RALLY
(5-8 FEBRUARY)

Dates : 6-8 February 1998
Length : 1430.31 kms
Total SS : 381.34 kms on 18 SS
Starters : 78 (44 Group A + 34 Group N)
Makes : Mitsubishi 18, Opel 12, Toyota 11, Ford 9, Subaru 6, Nissan 4, Suzuki 4, Volkswagen 3, Seat 3, Renault 2, Skoda 2, Citroen 1, Honda 1, Mazda 1, Peugeot 1.
Nations (First drivers): Sweden 44, Finland 10, France 3, Great Britain 3, Italy 3, Norway 3, Spain 3, Austria 1, Belgium 1, Germany 1, Denmark 1, Estonia 1, Latvia 1, Monte Carlo 1, Uruguay 1, Russia 1.
Stages winners : Radstrom 6, Sainz 5, Makinen 4, Burns 3, Kankkunen 1.
Rally leaders : 1 Sainz, 2-11 Radstrom, 12-19 Makinen..
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 16, Makinen 10, Kankkunen 10, McRae 4, Eriksson 3, Liatti 3, Burns 2, Gronholm 2, Thiry 1, Auriol 1.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Toyota 16, Mitsubishi 12, Ford 11, Subaru 10.

 

Round 1 RALLYE AUTOMOBILE MONTE-CARLO
(18-21 JANUARY)

Dates : 18-21 January 1998
Length : 1456.84 kms
Total SS : 359.19 kms on 18 SS
Starters : 106 (55 Group A + 51 Group N)
Makes : Fiat 17, Peugeot 16, Mitsubishi 14, Ford 14, Renault 12, Subaru 8, Opel 5, Citroen 4, Toyota 4, Suzuki 3, Mazda 3, Seat 2, Volkswagen 2, Lancia 1, Honda 1.
Nations (First drivers): France 35, Italy 21, Germany 16, Spain 4, Belgium 4, Monte Carlo 4, Finland 3, Great Britain 3, Denmark 3, Switzerland 2, Austria 2, Poland 2, Norway 2, Uruguay 1, Portugal 1, Greece 1, Netherlands 1, Luxembourg 1.
Stages winners : Makinen 4, Auriol 4, Liatti 3, Thiry 2, McRae 2, Kankkunen 1, Panizzi 1, Sainz 1.
Rally leaders : 1 Auriol, 2-3 Liatti, 4-6 Makinen, 7-18 Sainz.
WorldChampionship for Drivers : Sainz 10, Kankkunen 6, McRae 4, Liatti 3, Burns 2, Thiry 1.
WorldChampionship for Manufacturers : Toyota 10, Ford 7, Subaru 7, Mitsubishi 2.

 

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