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(Born Oct 1, 2000 in Jyväskylä, Finland) 


Kalle and Jonne drive a the full WRC Season for Toyota Gazoo Racing 

2022 WRC WORLD CHAMPIONS! Kalle Rovanperä and Jonne Halttunen secure the Championship title in New Zealand in October 2022.

2020- 2022

Kalle and Jonne drove a full WRC Season for Toyota Gazoo Racing 


Kalle and Co-Driver Jonne win the WRC2 Pro Championship  


Kalle is the youngest ever Rally Driver to win the WRC Series (2022 ) and also to win a national championship in Rallying.

Kalle and Jonne secured the WRC 2022 Championship series win with a total of 6 wins already this year. And there is one more race this year: in Spain.

In 2021 Kalle helped secure the WRC World Championship title for the Toyota Gazoo Racing Team 2021.

Kalle won the overall Latvian Championship in 2016 and 2017 with a Skoda Fabia R5.

In 2015, when he was only 14, he also won the Latvian Championship, then in the R2- Class (for two-wheel drives) with a Citroen C2R2 Max. 

Sponsors 2023:

Unibet, IKH, Silvasti, Ouneva Group, Red Bull Finland and others. Jonne: Unibet, OK-Auto,, Rightware


Photo:Toyota Gazoo Racing

A bit of History: Story in Auto, Motor & Sport 21/2017, pages 150-154 (Sept 2017)

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