He won two special stages and eventually finished 6th. The successive deaths of the Lancia drivers at the same event are often referred to as being the trigger that led to the infamous Group B ban. Courage to be sold. It was impossible to have feelings of hate in his comparisons. Due to his good performances, Lancia Martini signed Bettega to drive their new works Rallye

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Bettega’s accident pressured the safety aspects of Group B cars. It would net him his first win of the series. This biographical article related to European rallying is a stub.

He knew how to drive over the limits but always in the total respect of the danger. The pair managed to win the Trofeo Cup Autobianchi by winning 5 out of 14 races. This page was last edited on 9 Decemberat InBettega continued his rallying career with the same car. Retrieved from ” https: Elfyn has once again delivered a perfect drive over the two days against some tough competition and really deserves the victory.

It took 40 minutes for rescue teams to remove him from the car.

Attilio Bettega

After two days of intense qualifying heats on the purpose built track, Evans sealed a commanding victory in arlly final over Kalle Rovanpera Ford, Pirelli after beating off competition from World Rally Championship runner-up Thierry Neuville Hyundai, Michelin and Alessandro Bettega Ford, Yokohama.


Everything is simply absurd. His class was immense. An important thing must finally be remembered.

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Evans stormed to victory using DMACK’s soft compound Betfega gravel tyres which dominated on the mixed surface track in front of thousands of motorsport fans. Our memories are always alive and we jealously preserve them. The firm, headed by former world rally driver Piero Liatti, was instrumental in Evans’ attendance at the event and used it to launch their range of DMACK products to competitors in the Italian Rally Championship.

A true champion, a special man that has been able to do of his humility, his loyalty and his honesty his winning weapons, virtues these that belong only to a great men. The Bettega Memorial is held in memory of the legendary Italian rally driver Attilio Rallyy who rallj his life in a fatal crash during the Tour de Corse rally.

In May, he won the Rally 4 Regioni. Together they won the MSA British Rally Championship for both drivers and teams after taking five wins from the seven events. In October, he went back to hettega Sanremo Rally. The law of the rallies imposes that only the greater drivers are able to win the stage of the “TURINI”, bettegga most difficult, the most selective, the most beautiful special stage of the world in the most beautiful rally of the world: That LANCIA was a car that he “felt” from the moment that he had developed it, that same car that he knew in every small detail but that betrayed him twice, the second time in a definitive way.


It’s actually quite demanding on tyres and we had the perfect strategy all weekend to cope with both the gravel and asphalt sections. Rwlly his Lancia years he gained four podium finishes in rallies counting towards the World Rally Championship. Twitter Facebook Reddit Google. InBettega was signed by the Fiat team. However, we didn’t forget.

Italian rally driver Attilio Bettega was killed Thursday when – UPI Archives

It was impossible to have feelings of hate betyega his comparisons. Inhe joined the Lancia team driving the Lancia after some years with Fiat. Terms Privacy Site Map Contact. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.