1980 World Rally Championship


Monte Carlo Rally
? 1980

 1     Walter Rohrl/Christian Geistdorfer       Fiat 131 Abarth         8h42m20
 2     Bernard Darniche                         Lancia Stratos HF       8h52m58
 3     Bjorn Waldegaard                         Fiat 131 Abarth         8h53m48
 4     Anders Kullang                           Opel Ascona 400         8h54m24
 5     Per Eklund                               VW Golf GTI 1600        8h56m47
 6     Attilio Bettega                          Fiat Ritmo TC           8h58m43
 7     Michele Mouton                           Fiat 131 Abarth         9h06m13
 8     Jochie Kleint                            Opel Ascona 400         9h07m50
 9     Salvador Servia                          Ford Fiesta 1600        9h12m00
10     Alain Coppier                            Porsche 911 SC          9h12m00
11     Ingvar Carlsson                          Mercedes 280CE          9h25m08
12     Jacques Almeras                          Porsche Carrera         9h26m38
13     Jean-Louis Clarr                         Opel Ascona i2000       9h27m00
14     Timo Makinen                             BMW 320i                9h33m47
15     Bruno Saby                               Renault 5 Alpine        9h36m41
 R     Markku Alen                              Fiat 131 Abarth         SS2/accident
 R     Hannu Mikkola                            Porsche Carrera         SS12/accident
 R     Ari Vatanen                              Ford Escort RS1800      SS12/accident 
 R     Jean-Claude Andruet                      Fiat 131 Abarth         accident
 R     Achim Warmbold/Piero Sodano		Toyota Celica GT


Swedish Rally
? 1980

 1   7 Anders Kulläng/Bruno Berglund            Opel Ascona 400				JNF 756
     1 Stig Blomqvist/Björn Cederberg     	Saab 99 Turbo         			JNF 756
     2 Hannu Mikkola/Arne Hertz          	Ford Escort RS    			STW 129R
     3 Pentti Airikkala/Risto Virtanen      	Vauxhall Chevette 			BVE 187V
     4 Björn Waldegård/Hans Thorszelius    	Fiat Abarth 131       			TOR 88538
     5 Timo Salonen/Seppo Harjanne      	Datsun 160J        			KNY58YA5562
     8 Bror Danielsson/Ola Hellgren        	Ford Escort RS        			DFG 948T
     9 Per Eklund/Hans Sylvan         		Datsun 160J           			TKS56NI8640
    10 Ingvar Carlsson/S-R Hasselberg      	BMW 320               			EUU 813
    11 Björn Johansson/Ragnar Spjuth       	Opel GTE              			JAU 708
    12 Ola Strömberg/Peter Diekmann      	Saab 99 EMS           			HRE 625
    13 John Haugland/Petter Vegel        	Skoda S130 RS				A-58-32
    16 Lasse Jönsson/Ulf Sundberg        	Porsche Carrera       			JHX 555
    17 Martin Schanche/Jon Rytter          	Ford Escort RS    			DB81323
    18 Bengt Thorsell/Bo Johansson        	Ford Escort RS        			FBC 522
    19 Morgan Carlsson/Sune Elofsson       	Ford Escort RS        			FUB 070
    20 Gunnar Fagerlind/Christer Gustafsson 	Opel Ascona           			ERS 246
    21 Christer Sunner/Johnny Johansson    	Opel GTE              			JEX 980
    22 Mats Jonsson/Sven-Olof Kvarnlöv  	Volvo 142             			FDA 561
    23 Ruben Börjesson/Marianne Sterner    	Volvo 242             			JDW 410
    24 Ebbe Alriksson/Staffan Östergren   	Opel Ascona           			BKD 166
    25 Jan-Olov Olsson/Lars-Olov Bengtsson 	Volvo 142             			DDU 240
    26 Robert Öfverberg/Mats Ekström        	Opel Ascona           			ACH 852
    27 Kari Pikku-Hookana/Tom Lindqvist       	Ford Escort 2000   			UHE-601
    28 Jens Sögaard/Tom Granli          	Opel GTE           			CC54699
    29 Bengt Nilsson/Lennart Berggren    	Opel GTE              			KMF 586
    30 Roger Eriksson/Arne Allansson      	Opel GTE              			KBK 746
    31 Lars Jansson/Lasse Johansson     	Saab 99 EMS           			JMY 830
    32 Stig Johansson/Rune Åhlin          	Opel GTE              			KCB 322
    33 Sören Nilsson/Anders Olsson       	Opel GTE              			BXH 148
    34 Anders Sunnerberg/Jan Nilsson         	Opel GTE              			KJF 404
    35 Erkki Temmes/Göran Dahlback      	Opel GTE              			KLL 338
    36 Anders Tunemar/Kent Lundsten       	Saab 99 EMS				HRD 993
    37 Björn Sjunning/Hans Andersson      	Opel GTE              			KCJ 223
    38 Olof Dandanell/Kenneth Holm        	Opel GTE              			KER 363
    39 Torsten Andersson/Lars Nyström        	Opel GTE              			KBX 086
    41 Göran Gustafsson/Kjell Hansson       	Opel GTE              			KFP 196
    42 Björn Blomqvist/Benny Melander      	Opel GTE              			KAU 495
    43 Kjell Melin/Ola Hellgren        		VW Golf GTI           			BYU 931
    44 Kalevi Aho/Teemu Karhumški     		Ford Escort 2000   			AA-112
    45 Arnt Hinsverk/Sven Aaserud        	Ford Escort 2000   			BC32311
    46 Arild Ekeberg/Stener Hanssen      	Opel Ascona        			DB32194
    47 Jean-Paul Luc/Bernard Martin-Dond 	Citroen CX 2400    			6303 GC 13
    48 Heiki Ohu/Toomas Diener       		Lada 1600          			00-22-ABO
    49 Erik Johansson/Conny Proos         	Saab 99 EMS           			AOL 847
    50 Ingemar Frohm/Bo Ottosson         	Ford Escort RS        			JNM 421
    54 Per Carlsson/B-O Nordqvist       	Saab V4               			CBZ 662
    55 Lars Enoksson/Leif Augustsson     	Saab V4               			FKU 910
    56 Gert Blomqvist/Tommy Blomqvist     	Fiat 131              			KHY 299
    57 Bosse Eriksson/Tommy Johansson     	Saab V4               			ATN 329
    58 Karl-Erik Grundel/Leif Lindberg       	Saab V4               			AZM 480
    59 Richard Lagerbäck/Peter Henell        	Saab V4               			GTB 971
    60 Thord Möller/Christer Andersson  	Toyota Starlet        			COB 290
    61 Kurt Nensen/Bosse Johansson     		Saab V4               			GOL 590
    62 Jan Sellholm/Ragnar Larsson      	Toyota Starlet        			FON 902
    63 Bengt Öberg/Anders Norlin       		Fiat 131              			CAH 075
    64 Ulf Karlsson/Erik Uppsäll        	Saab V4               			BEP 420
    65 Knut Johansson/Björn Westin        	Saab V4               			BDU 395
    66 Bo Jansson/Rolf Wissting       		Saab V4               			ESP 787
    69 Håkan Svensson/Jan-Erik Andersson  	Lada 1500 S           			FKX 641
    72 Eedo Raide/Georg Valdek        		Lada 1600          			00-38-ABO
    73 Jean-Michel Zyla/Christian Vancau    	Renault 5 Alpine   			2307 TW 77
    76 Jan Hagman/Mats Mattsson       		Ford Escort RS        			KEM 471
    77 Bo Bergstedt/Arne Ivarsson       	Ford Escort RS        			FJH 633
    78 Tommie Görsberg/S-G Lövqvist        	Ford Escort RS        			JGB 295
    79 Kelle Möller/Kauko Peltonen      	Vauxhall Chevette 			XVA 620T
    80 David Cowan/Les Cowan           		Talbot Sunbeam     			MRS7
    81 Bengt Dahl/Olle Dahl           		Saab 99 Turbo         			GKM 628
    82 Krister Karlsson/Kenneth Smedserud   	Toyota Celica         			KFX 322
    83 L-E Walfridsson/P-A Persson         	Volvo 142             			AAN 002
    84 Roger Wennerstrand/Tomas Wahlbom       	Volvo 142          			EZN 127
    85 Loius Birath/Stefan Smedberg     	Opel Ascona           			CSF 013
    86 Tommy Svanelind/Hannu Nieminen      	Volvo 142             			FUO 240
    87 Billy Palmius/Gunnar Hallbom      	VW 1302 S             			DNW 279
    88 Kjell-E Johansson/Kjell Kidsten       	Volvo 142             			AAT 230
    89 Peter Teurnberg/Rolf Melleroth      	Toyota Celica         			CFA 051
    90 Lars-Erik Torph/Rune Gustavsson     	Volvo 142             			FYA 235
    91 Jan Källberg/Claes Trygg         	Datsun 160J           			HGD 639
    92 Christer Lundin/Håkan Kujahn        	Opel Ascona           			CFD 206
    93 Anders Olsson/Tommy Svärd         	Opel Ascona           			CSN 308
    94 Kent Karlsson/Göran Haag          	Volvo 142             			CGM-240
    97 Bo Warmenius/K-G Hallgren        	Opel Ascona           			BWL 933
    99 Lennert Eriksson/Göran Teike         	Saab V4               			FGC 078
   100 Åke Fahlvik/Bengt-Åke Jonsson   		BMW 2002              			AHE 905
   101 Georg Bakajev/Claes Boreus        	Opel Ascona           			DXT 562
   102 Per-Åke Forsman/Ted Wrisman         	BMW 2002              			FBA 584
   103 Kent Wollmer/Knut-Arne Andersson 	Opel Ascona           			GLC 934
   104 Christer Gäf/Gunnar Lidberg      	Datsun 160J           			HZU 277
   105 Bengt Andersson/Kurt Wiklund        	Opel Ascona           			BPJ 860
   106 Torbjörn Erlandsson/L-G Fredriksson     	Volvo 142          			ETK 117
   107 Conny Wallin/Hans Johansson      	Opel Ascona           			GZO 609
   108 Johnny Suhr/Stefan Fahlander    		Opel GTE              			JML 070
   109 Rune Gillstedt/Olov Johannesson    	Volvo 142             			FBR 203
   110 Bo Edvinsson/Bernt Blom          	Volvo 142             			FFJ 592
   111 Björn Bäckström/Thony Blom          	Volvo 142             			BNL 086
   114 Göran Tyrbjörn/Kent Karlsson       	Volvo 66              			HNH 203
   117 Hans-Erik Östlund/Sören Westerlund    	Opel GTE              			KCP 101
   118 Kent Andersson/Jörgen Lundh        	Opel GTE              			KCD 131
   119 Christer Norling/Ulf Wikland         	Opel GTE              			KFX 444
   120 Rene Pettersson/Henry Liljesson     	Saab 99 EMS           			JZN 423
   121 Cemoni Ohlsson/Hans-Erik Backer    	Opel GTE              			EAZ 994
   122 Hans Peterzon/Ted Hansson         	Opel GTE              			JBC 235
   123 Lars-Ove Pettersson/Mats Sjöström       	Opel GTE           			JJK 201
   124 Stig Petersson/K-G Andersson       	Opel GTE              			KEE 335
   125 Mats Svensson/Hans Eriksson       	Opel GTE              			KKE 431
   126 Kent Andersson/Malte Gustafsson    	Opel GTE              			JHT 557
   127 Per Bergström/Lasse Bergström     	Ford Escort RS        			HZP 483
   129 Evert Wesström/L-E Söderlund       	Opel GTE              			JBT 120
   130 Åke Wikström/Anders Eklind       	Opel GTE              			JEY 680
   131 Sture Nilsson/Roger Martinsson    	Ford Escort RS        			FNK 409
   132 C-G Andersson/Bibbi Granlund      	Opel Manta            			HDY 147
   133 C-O Henningsson/Åke Winnerfalk      	Opel Ascona           			BJC 648
   134 Ronnie Lönn/Inger Ahlström      		Opel Ascona           			DML 912
   135 Bengt Andersson/Åge Larsson         	Simca 1100            			EKT 005
   136 Björn Alsterbo/Lars Alsterbo       	Simca 1100            			EOU 476
   137 Anders Gustafsson/Marianne Alsterbo   	Simca 1100            			DTW 216
   140 Kaj Lampila/Per-Erik Berghorn   		Saab V4               			FEN 398
   141 Lennart Söderberg/Per-Olov Flogner    	Honda Civic           			FJL 691
   142 Leif Magnusson/Claes Andersson     	Saab V4               			ECL 710
   143 Mats Myrsell/Kent Hjertström     	Lada 1500 S           			FZP 588
   144 Mats Danielsson/Håkan Olstam        	Saab V4               			BSA 630
   145 Nils Flygare/Sören Thorstensson  	Lada 1500 S           			JZH 086
   146 Göran Pettersson/Bengt Karlsson      	Saab V4               			GHW 200
   147 K-E Gustavsson/Leif Mattsson       	Saab V4               			FZF 763
   148 Einar Karlqvist/Bo Nilsson          	Fiat 131              			JPZ 123
   149 Ove Engman/Lars Görefeldt      		Toyota Starlet        			ARC 499
   150 Kenneth Eriksson/Lennart Larsson     	Saab V4               			APN 158
   151 Håkan Ledin/Kenneth Nilsson     		Saab V4               			BJK 211
   152 Tomas Juhlin/Olof Granat         	Saab V4               			BPY 156
   153 Bo Fredriksson/Sören Hedlund       	Saab V4               			AOR 869
   154 Lennart Skogh/Jan-Erik Hed        	Saab V4               			AZD 087
   155 Lasse Lindqvist/Tommy Eriksson      	Lada 1500 S           			JBZ 822
   156 Astor Hansson/P-A Westergren      	Saab V4               			BOM 836
   157 Peter Brorsson/Märith Hansson      	Saab V4               			AXZ 933
   158 Lars Strand/Larserik Håkansson  		Saab V4               			FSM 941
   159 Inge Johansson/Lars Walentinsson   	Saab V4               			ESP 866
   160 Bruno Johansson/Sören Bergström     	Saab V4               			CPL 704
   161 Roger Garsing/Anders Björck       	Saab V4               			BTH 056
   162 Sten Haglund/Lasse Edvall        	Lada 1500 S           			EMT 729
   163 Jan-Erik Karlsson/Nils-Ove Brandt     	Saab V4               			AGL-697
   164 Stefan Jonsson/Anita Munther       	Saab V4               			CDN 999
   165 Leif Jansson/Christer Cornelius  	Saab V4               			FOU 767
   166 Åke Zackrisson/Stig Zackrisson     	Saab V4               			FGL 741
   167 Bengt Sneitz/Christina Rönn      	Saab V4               			GEH 120
   168 Per Gustavsson/Bengt Andersson     	Saab V4               			CYR 564



TAP Rally of Portugal
? 1980

 1   5 Walter Röhrl/Christian Geistdörfer       Fiat 131 Abarth
 4     Bjorn Waldegård                          Mercedes 450 SLC
 5     Ingvar Carlsson                          Mercedes 450 SLC
 6     Ove Andersson/Henry Liddon		Toyota Celica GT
 R     Leif Asterhag/Anders Gullberg		Toyota Celica GT
 R     Jean-Luc Therier/Michel Vial		Toyota Celica


Safari Rally
2rd-7th April 1980

 1     Shekhar Mehta/Mike Doughty               Datsun 160J
 2     Rauno Aaltonen				Datsun 160J
 3     Vic Preston                              Mercedes 450SLC
 5     Jean-Pierre Nicolas			Opel Ascona
 6     Andrew Cowan                             Mercedes 450SLC
 9     Jochi Kleint				Opel Ascona
10     Bjorn Waldegård                          Mercedes 450SLC
 R     Hannu Mikkola/Arne Hertz                 Mercedes 450SLC         Hertz injured


27th Acropolis Rally
26th-? May 1980

 1  10 Ari Vatanen/David Richards               Ford Escort RS
 4   4 Anders Kulläng/Bruno Berglund		Opel Ascona 400
 5   3 Walter Röhrl/Christian Geistdörfer       Fiat 131 Abarth
 6   6 Ove Andersson/Henry Liddon		Toyota Celica GT				K-AE 3460
 7   8 Harry Källström/Bo Thorszelius		Datsun Violet 160J
18  48 C-L.Laurent/J.Marche			Peugeot 551 A16			15h27m34
19  78 Manolis Halivelakis/Costa Exarhos	Toyota Corolla			15h44m31
20  86 Pavlos Moshoutis/H.Lionis		Ford Escort RS			15h49m25
 R  22 Leif Asterhag/Anders Gullberg		Toyota Celica
 R  24 Bror Danielsson/Sölve Andreasson         Mercedes 450SLC
 R   1 Björn Waldegård/Hans Thorszelius         Mercedes 450SLC         steering
 R  27 Ingvar Carlsson/Claes Billstam		Mercedes Benz 280 CE
 R 108 "Marko Correia"/A.Spinola		Datsun 120Y Coupe
       Markku Alen				Fiat 131 AR
       Attilio Bettega				Fiat 131 AR
       Timo Salonen				Datsun Violet 160J
       Barnard Darniche				Lancia Stratos
       P.Andersson				Toyota Coupe
 R     Jean-Luc Therier/Michel Vial		Toyota Celica


Rally Codasur (Argentina)
19-? July 1980

 1     Walter Rohrl/Christian Geistdorfer       Fiat 131 Abarth
 2     Hannu Mikkola                            Mercedes 450SLC
 3     Carlo Reutemann/Mirko Perissutti		Fiat 131 Abarth				R92452-TO
 4     Shekhar Mehta				Datsun 160J
13     Hugo Bianchi/Mario del Riego		Toyota Celica
 R     Attilio Bettega				Fiat 131		sump
 R     Markku Alèn				Fiat 131		sump
 R     Bjorn Waldegård                          Mercedes 450SLC        driveshaft


1000 Lakes Rally (Jyväskylän Suurajot)
29th-31st August 1980

 1   1 Markku Alén/Ilkka Kivimäki               Fiat 131 Abarth         4h24m11
 2     Ari Vatanen/David Richards               Ford Escort RS          4h25m07
 3  15 Per Eklund/Hans Sylvan                   Triumph TR7             4h35m25		TUD 686T
 4  14 Björn Johansson/Ragnar Spjuth            Opel Ascona 400         4h36m43		GG-CD 339
 5     Lasse Lampi/Pentti Kuukkala              Ford Escort RS          4h37m02
 6     Timo Salonen/Seppo Harjanne              Datsun 160J             4h39m00
 7     Tapio Rainio/Erkki Nyman                 Toyota Celica           4h44m23		K-AE 3460
 8     Erkki Pitkänen/Roman Fehrmann            Datsun 160J             4h47m43
 9     Heikki Enomaa/Jyrki Ahava                Talbot Sunbeam          4h50m22
10     Peter Geitel/Rolf Mesterton              Datsun 160J             4h57m59
18     Kyösti Hämäläinen/Hennebel Lionel        Lada 1300 Rallye
22  11 Timo Mäkinen                             Triumph TR7
30  63 Hans Olin/Roger Wästborn			Toyota Celica				DON 084
36  83 Lasse Lindqvist/Björn Adolfsson		Lada 1500 S				ALS 673
 R     Hannu Mikkola/Arne Hertz                 Toyota Celica           SS30		K-DS 307
 R   4 Anders Kulläng/Bruno Berglund            Opel Ascona 400         SS30		GG-CH 225
 R     Pentti Airikkala/Risto Virtanen          Vauxhall Chevette       SS1
 R     Henri Toivonen/Antero Lindqvist          Talbot Sunbeam          SS10
 R  40 Ingemar Persson/Leif Merilä         	Ford Escort RS       			BRW 109
 R  49 Per Carlsson/Rolf Melleroth      	Saab V4              			CBZ 662
 R  52 Kurt Nensen/Marianne Sterner    		Saab 96 V4           			GOL 590
 R  59 Bo Andersson/Matti Hakala        	BMW 2002             			KHN 043
 R  73 Billy Pamlius/Lars Carlsson		Ford Escort RS				ACL 754
 R  77 Lars-Erik Torph/Yvonne Hultgren		Volvo 142				FYA 235


11th New Zealand Rally
? 1980

 1     Timo Salonen/Seppo Harjanne              Datsun 160J
 2     Walter Röhrl                             Fiat 131 Abarth
 3     Hannu Mikkola                            Mercedes 500SLC
 5     Bjorn Waldegård                          Mercedes 500SLC
 ?     Andrew Cowan                             Mercedes 500SLC


San Remo Rally
? 1980

 1     Walter Röhrl/Christian Geistdörfer       Fiat 131 Abarth


Tour de Corse
? 1980

 1     Jean-Luc Therier/Michel Vial             Porsche 911 SC
 2     Walter Röhrl                             Fiat 131 Abarth


RAC Rally
16th-19th November 1980

 1  16 Henri Toivonen/Paul White                Talbot Sunbeam Lotus			KKV 444V
 2   1 Hannu Mikkola/Arne Hertz			Ford Escort RS				??W 939V
 3  10 Guy Frequelin/Jean Todt			Talbot Sunbeam Lotus			KDU 111V
 4     Russell Brookes				Talbot Sunbeam Lotus			EVC 666T
 6   7 Anders Kulläng/Bruno Berglund		Opel Ascona				GG-CH 224
 9  26 Bror Danielsson/David Booth		Ford Escort				WYJ 996S
13  51 Soren Nilsson/Anders Olsson		Opel Ascona B				KNH 678
20     Teruo Katsuta/Derek Webb			Toyota Corolla				ACM57ME1600
     9 Pentti Airikkala				Vauxhall Chevette HSR			FER 688W
    15 Tony Pond/Fred Gallagher			Triumph TR7				?JO 931W
    16 Henri Toivonen/Paul White		Talbot Sunbeam Lotus			XKV 444V
    18 Jimmy McRae/Mike Nicholson		Vauxhall Chevette HSR			BVE 187V
    39 Willie Rutherford/Bryan Harris		Mazda 626				JKP 70V
    58 James Haslegrave/Chris Cardew		Opel Kadett GTE				YBT 22R
 R   3 Björn Waldegård/Hans Thorszelius		Toyota Celica		engine		K-AE 3460
 R   5 Ari Vatenen/Dave Richards		Ford Escort RS		accident	PLY 829W
 R   8 Stig Blomqvist/Björn Cederberg		Saab 99 Turbo				JNF 756
 R  11 Per Eklund/Hans Sylvan			Triumph TR7 V8				TUD 686T
 R  20 Roger Clark/Neil Wilson			Triumph TR7		oil pump
 R  21 Björn Johansson/Ragnar Spjuth		Opel Ascona 400				GG-CD 339
 R  27 Leif Asterhag/Anders Gullberg		Toyota Celica GT			CJZ 096
 R  32 Ola Strömberg/Mike Broad			Saab 99 Turbo				ACZ 701
 R  50 Björn Blomqvist/Benny Melander		Opel GTE				KAU 495
 R  53 Lasse Jönsson/Ulf Sundberg        	Porsche Carrera
 R  55 Ruben Börjesson/Joe Hawkins         	Volvo 242      				JDW 410
 R  60 Kalle Grundel/Lennart Söderberg   	Saab 99 Turbo        			TNN-359
 R 105 Jan Hagman/Lars Nyström        		Ford Escort RS       			KEM 47?
 R 113 Mats Svensson/Torgny Nyström      	Opel GTE

Notes: 142 starters, 47 finishers


Ivory Coast Rally
? December 1980

 1     Björn Waldegård/Hans Thorszelius		Mercedes 500 SLC
 2     Jorge Recalde                            Mercedes 500 SLC
 4     Samir Assef/Gilbert Fourcade		Toyota Celica				K-DS 307
 5     Vic Preston Jr                           Mercedes 500 SLC
 7     Per Eklund/Hans Sylvan			Toyota Celica
 R     Ove Andersson/Henry Liddon		Toyota Celica				K-RV 661



1980 International World Championship for Makes

 1     Fiat


1980 World Rally Championship

 1     Walter Rohrl                             Ford Escort RS