Timo Rautiainen (co-driver)

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Timo Rautiainen
Marcus Grönholm - 2004 Rally Finland.jpg
Rautiainen and Grönholm celebrating victory at the 2004 Rally Finland
Personal information
Nationality Finland Finnish
Born (1964-11-13) November 13, 1964 (age 53)
Espoo, Finland
World Rally Championship record
Active years 1990, 19952007, 20092010
Teams Toyota, Peugeot, Ford
Rallies 144
Championships 2 (2000, 2002)
Rally wins 30
Podiums 61
Stage wins 540
First rally 1990 1000 Lakes Rally
First win 2000 Swedish Rally
Last win 2007 Rally New Zealand
Last rally 2010 Swedish Rally

Timo Rautiainen (born 13 November 1964) is a Finnish former rally co-driver. He is best known for co-driving for Marcus Grönholm from 1995 to 2007. Rautiainen and Grönholm drove for Peugeot (200005) and Ford (2006-07) in the World Rally Championship, and won 30 world rallies and two drivers' world championship titles together.[1] Rautiainen is married to Grönholm's sister.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Timo Rautiainen". RallyBase. Retrieved 2008-01-14.
  2. ^ "More on Timo Rautiainen: A long-standing friendship with Marcus Grönholm". infoRally. Retrieved 2009-08-21.