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
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.
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.