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Four-time cham­pion re­veals his three favourite cars from the WRC. By Jack Benyon

Motor Sport News - - Kankkunen’s Best Cars -

here’s not many bet­ter peo­ple in ral­ly­ing to talk about cars than Juha Kankkunen. The four-time World Rally cham­pion is an afi­cionado of the sport, will­ing to chew the fat hap­pily in his sec­ond lan­guage with many of his ador­ing fans. But there’s an­other rea­son. He’s the only driver to have won WRC events in a Group B, Group A and Wrc-spec ma­chin­ery. The only one.

MN takes a colour­ful ride through the 57-year-old’s past and asks the ques­tion we all want to know. If he had to pick three, which are the favourite cars he drove in his ca­reer? The re­sults are here, in his own words. In no par­tic­u­lar or­der…

R2: 3rd R3: 1st

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3m48.219s +1.991s +3.823s +4.818s +6.263s +11.559s

Fans loved the T16 and so did its Fin­nish charger Young Kankkunen

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