Walter Rohrl

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Birthday
7, 1947
Birthplace
Germany
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Birthday
7, 1947 (age 72)
Birthplace
Germany

About

German race car driver of the 1970s and 1980s. He competed for the Fiat, Porsche, Audi, Lancia, and Opel teams, winning fourteen World Rally Competition events.

Before Fame

During his teens, he worked as a chauffeur to a high-ranking Roman Catholic religious figure.

Trivia

He won his first victory in the 1975 Acropolis (Greece) Rally. His last win was in a 1985 Sanremo (Italy) rally event.

Family Life

He grew up in Regensburg, Germany. He and Christian Geistdorfer were longtime rally co-drivers.

Associated With

He and Klaus Graf were fellow German race car drivers.