COMMENT After a thrilling day at Donington today I can assure
everyone club racing is alive and well, with full grids and championship
deciders going right down to the wire. I have never seen so many Mazda MX5s or
Golf GTis gathered in one place. Brilliant.
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RETRO-FACT Ari Vatanen, born in Finland, became the youngest ever
World Rally Champion in 1981 (aged 29 years) and went on to win the Paris-Dakar
four times between 1987 and 1991. Other notable wins were Acropolis (x2)
Thousand Lakes (x2) Safari Rally 1983 and Rallye Monte Carlo 1985. In 1993 he
retired to a farm in France and in 1999 was voted to the European Parliament on
behalf of the Finnish National Coalition Party, though still living in France.
On the 23 October 2009 he failed in his bid to become President of the FIA.
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