Lancia Delta HF Integrale in the World Rally Championship

Lancia Delta HF Integrale

Manufacturer: Lancia
Category: Group A

The Lancia Delta HF Integrale, equipped with four-wheel drive and a powerful engine, won the World Rally Championship Constructors' Championship for six consecutive seasons (1987-1992), which remains a record.

Lancia Delta HF Integrale teams and drivers

The Lancia Delta HF Integrale is one of the most iconic rally cars in the history of the World Rally Championship (WRC). It competed in the WRC during the late 1980s and early 1990s, achieving numerous victories and championship titles. Here are some of the notable teams and drivers who campaigned the Lancia Delta HF Integrale in the WRC:

  1. Lancia Martini Racing:

    • Lancia's factory-backed team, Lancia Martini Racing, was at the forefront of the Delta HF Integrale's campaign in the WRC.
    • The team received support from Lancia's engineers, technical experts, and sponsors, including Martini Racing.
    • Lancia Martini Racing fielded multiple cars in various rally events, aiming for victories and championship titles.
  2. Drivers:

    • Juha Kankkunen: The Finnish rally driver Juha Kankkunen was one of the most successful drivers to pilot the Lancia Delta HF Integrale. He secured multiple victories and championship titles with Lancia Martini Racing.
    • Miki Biasion: Italian rally driver Miki Biasion also achieved considerable success with the Delta HF Integrale, winning multiple rallies and championship titles.
    • Didier Auriol: French rally driver Didier Auriol had notable performances with the Delta HF Integrale, contributing to Lancia's success in the WRC.
    • Carlos Sainz: Spanish rally driver Carlos Sainz also drove the Delta HF Integrale during his tenure with Lancia Martini Racing, showcasing his talent behind the wheel of the iconic rally car.
    • Markku Alén: Finnish rally driver Markku Alén, known for his aggressive driving style, piloted the Delta HF Integrale in various rally events, contributing to Lancia's success in the championship.