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General information
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Official name: Ford Motor Co Ltd
Operated by: M-Sport
Headquarters: Cumbria, United Kingdom
Regular drivers
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Car nr 7: Juha Kankkunen
8: Bruno Thiry
8: Ari Vatanen (stand-in for injured Bruno)
Key personnel
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Ford Motorsport Director: Martin Whitaker
Team principal: Malcolm Wilson
Car and tyres
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Car: Ford Escort WRC
Tyres: Michelin
Sponsors and partners
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Valvoline
Season statistics
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Best results: 2nd: Monte Carlo (Juha Kankkunen)
 2nd: Safari (Juha Kankkunen)
 2nd: Great Britain (Juha Kankkunen)
Rallies contested: 13 (works entries)
WRC starts: 26 (works entries)
Outright wins: 0 
Podiums: 9 (podiums to starts ratio 34.6 %)
DNF's: 6 (DNF's to starts ratio 23.1 %)
Stage wins: 22
Points scored: 53 (manufacturer championship)
Avg points per rally: 4.1
Entries
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Monte Carlo  


Sweden  


Safari  


Portugal  


Catalunya  


Corsica  


Argentina  


Acropolis  


New Zealand  


Finland  


San Remo  


Australia  


Great Britain  
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Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Ari Vatanen  

Juha Kankkunen  
Ari Vatanen  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  

Juha Kankkunen  
Bruno Thiry  
2nd
6th

3rd
8th

2nd
3rd

7th
5th

retired (accident)
retired (engine)

9th
5th (3rd in manufacturers)

3rd
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3rd
retired (engine)

4th
retired (accident)

3rd
10th

retired (accident)
6th

5th
7th

2nd
3rd
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