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Facts
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 69th WRC rally 
 Round of season: 6 of 12 
 Official name: Motogard Rally of New Zealand 
 Edition: 10th 
 Date: from Saturday 14-Jul-1979 to Wednesday 18-Jul-1979 
 Surface: Tarmac/gravel 
 
 Entries: 83  
 Starters: 82  
 Finishers: 37 (45.1% of starters) 
 
 Stages: 42 
 Slowest: km/h(SS )
 Fastest: km/h(SS )
 Planned stage distance: 658.00km(33.0% of total distance)
 Actual stage distance: 657.00km(33.0% of total distance)
 Road section distance: 1,335.00km
 Total distance: 1,992.00km
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 DRIVERS - PODIUM FINISHERS 
    Win was 6th win and 13th podium for Hannu Mikkola.
 Second place was 1st podium for Blair Robson. 
 Third place was 2nd podium for Ari Vatanen. 
 MAKES - PODIUM FINISHERS 
    Win was 15th win and triple win were 37th to 39th podiums for Ford.
Hannu Mikkola
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Mikkola won in very dominant fashion and led Fords home in top four places. Click picture to see larger version in a pop-up window
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Acropolis 1979
1000 Lakes 1979
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