1980
World Rally Championship
 

SEASON OVERVIEW

Round Date Country Region Rally Winner
1 January 19-25 Monte-Carlo region Rallye de Monte-Carlo W.Röhrl / Ch.Geistdörfer (FIAT)
2 February 15-17 Stockholm - Karlstad region International Swedish Rally A.Küllang / B.Berglund (Opel)
3 March 4-9 Estoril region Rallye de Portugal W.Röhrl / Ch.Geistdörfer (FIAT)
4 April 3-7 Nairobi region Safari Rally Sh.Mehta / M.Doughty (Datsun)
5 May 26-29 Athens region Acropolis Rally A.Vatanen / D.Richards (Ford)
6 July 19-24 Tucuman region Rally Codasur W.Röhrl / Ch.Geistdörfer (FIAT)
7 August 29-31 Jyväskylä region Rally of the 1000 Lakes M.Alén / I.Kivimäki (FIAT)
8 September 13-17 Nelson & Christchurch region Rally of New Zealand T.Salonen / S.Harjanne (Datsun)
9 October 6-11 Sanremo region Rallye Sanremo W.Röhrl / Ch.Geistdörfer (FIAT)
10 October 24-25 Ajaccio region Tour de Corse J.L.Thérier / M.Vial (Porsche)
11 November 16-19 Bath region RAC Rally H.Toivonen / P.White (Talbot)
12 December 9-12 Abidjan region Rallye Côte d'Ivoire B.Waldegaard / H.Thorzelius (Mercedes-Benz)







DRIVERS STANDINGS
 
Position   Team Points
12th Jean-Luc THERIER 20 Pts
20th Alain COPPIER 14 Pts