Jean-Luc Thérier

Sunday 7th October 1945

Born on this day, Jean-Luc Thérier, French former rally driver. He was the highest scoring driver in the inaugural World Rally Championship in 1973 and the only one to win three events. However, until 1977 the championship was only formally contested by manufacturers, not individuals, so only Thérier’s Alpine-Renault team were formally awarded the title.

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