David Llewellin

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David Llewellin
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Llewellin on the 1995 Scottish Rally
Personal information
Nationality United Kingdom British
Born (1960-05-03) 3 May 1960 (age 54)
World Rally Championship record
Active years 1984–1994
Teams Audi, Toyota, Nissan, Vauxhall
Rallies 16
Championships 0
Rally wins 0
Podiums 0
Total points 14
First rally 1984 RAC Rally
Last rally 1994 RAC Rally

David Llewellin (born 3 May 1960 in Haverfordwest) is a Welsh rally driver. He was highly successful in the British Rally Championship, winning the title twice in 1989 and 1990, both times at the wheel of a Toyota Celica GT-Four. In the European Rally Championship for drivers, he finished third in 1987, while his highest placing in the World Rally Championship was 36th in 1987.

Llewellin in an Audi 200 Quattro
David Llewellin driving a Subaru Legacy at Race Retro 2014

Throughout his career, Llewellin drove for a number of different teams reaching a pinnacle during his time with the Toyota team.

David Llewellin has recently been seen again on the motor sports scene, supporting his son Ben in British Historic Rallies. He was also a guest driver at the 2014 Race Retro show, demonstrating his skills behind the wheel of a Subaru Legacy.



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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Darryl Weidner
Autosport
National Rally Driver of the Year

1984
Succeeded by
Mark Lovell
Preceded by
Malcolm Wilson
Autosport
National Rally Driver of the Year

1989–1990
Succeeded by
Colin McRae