Lindholm at the Uusikaupunki-rally in 2006.
|Born||30 January 1961|
|World Rally Championship record|
|Active years||1984 – 2012|
|Teams||Ford, Peugeot, Suzuki|
|First rally||1984 1000 Lakes Rally|
|Last rally||2012 Rally Finland|
Sebastian "Basti" Lindholm (born 30 January 1961 in Helsinki) is a rally driver from Finland. He is a cousin of Marcus Grönholm. Lindholm has won the Finnish Rally Championship eight times; 1990, 1993, 1995, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2006.
Lindholm has also competed in 37 World Rally Championship events. His best result is fourth at the 1997 Rally Finland, driving a Ford Escort WRC. In 2007, Lindholm drove Suzuki's SX 4 WRC in its gravel debut at the 2007 Rally GB.
On 19 July 2009, Lindholm was involved in a tragic accident in Estonia at Lõuna-Eesti Rally when he crashed on the fourth stage. With the speed around 160 km/h (99 mph), Lindholm hit a spectator who died instantly.
Complete WRC results
- "Suzuki WRC – the dream has begun". rallysportmag.com.au. Retrieved 2007-11-11.
- "Ralliõnnetuse pealtnägija: ükski foto pole surma väärt". ohtuleht.ee. Retrieved 2009-07-20.
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