2012 Rally Finland

The 62nd Neste Oil Rally Finland was the eighth round of the 2012 World Rally Championship season and was held between 2 and 4 August 2012. In a similar manner to the previous year, the rally was based in Jyväskylä with a super special stage held at Jokimaa, Lahti.

The rally was also the fifth round of the Super 2000 World Rally Championship and the third round of the WRC Academy.

Entry list

The entry list saw a total of 86 entries, 81 of which started.

  • Note: The bolded entrants were eligible to score points for Manufactures' championship.


    Sébastien Loeb won the Rally Finland for the third time in his career. He led the rally from start to finish and was fastest in nine stages.


    Event standings

  • Note: – The WRC Academy featured all but the last stage of the rally, and therefore the academy drivers weren't able to finish the rally.

    Special Stages

    Power stage

    The Power stage was a legendary Rally Finland stage, 33.01 km long Ouninpohja. The three fastest crews of this stage were awarded by drivers' championship points.

    Championship standings after Rally Finland

    ;Drivers' championship standings;Manufacturers' championship standings;SWRC Drivers' championship standings;WRC Academy Drivers' championship standings
  • Note: Only the top five positions are included in all sets of standings.