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Carlos Del Barrio

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Nationality:  ESP
Date of Birth: 15.08.1968
Age: 51
Birthplace: Santander

Season 2019

Classification: WRC
Car No: 0
Car: Hyundai i20 WRC
Team: Hyundai Shell Mobis World Rally Team
Driver: Dani Sordo
Points: 89
Standing: 8
Rally Wins: 1
Retirements: 0
Podiums: 2

Born in Santander, del Barrio has amassed a huge amount of experience rallying alongside some of the biggest names in Spain.

His first foray into co-driving came in 1987 when he entered Rally Vidal de la Peña, but it was in 1994 when started his first WRC event alongside Jesus Puras.

This partnership proved tremendously successful in their native Spain, and the pair won three Spanish Championships.

In 2004, del Barrio joined forces with Dani Sordo for an initial four-event campaign as the young Spaniard was looking for an experienced co-driver.

The pair reunited in 2011 for a longer WRC program, at MINI and then Citroën, which included three podiums and a popular victory at the 2013 edition of ADAC Rallye Deutschland.

After three seasons competing in Spain, del Barrio rejoined Sordo in 2018 and they will tackle six rounds with Hyundai Motorsport in 2019.

His first foray into co-driving came in 1987 when he entered Rally Vidal de la Peña, but it was in 1994 when started his first WRC event alongside Jesus Puras.

This partnership proved tremendously successful in their native Spain, and the pair won three Spanish Championships.

In 2004, del Barrio joined forces with Dani Sordo for an initial four-event campaign as the young Spaniard was looking for an experienced co-driver.

The pair reunited in 2011 for a longer WRC program, at MINI and then Citroën, which included three podiums and a popular victory at the 2013 edition of ADAC Rallye Deutschland.

After three seasons competing in Spain, del Barrio rejoined Sordo in 2018 and they will tackle six rounds with Hyundai Motorsport in 2019.

Rally Classification Driver Rank Points
Xion Rally Argentina WRC Dani Sordo 6. 8+2
Rally Italia Sardegna WRC Dani Sordo 1. 25
Rally Guanajuato México WRC Dani Sordo 7. 2+2
Corsica Linea - Tour de Corse WRC Dani Sordo 4. 12
Vodafone Rally de Portugal WRC Dani Sordo 7. 0+1
ADAC Rallye Deutschland WRC Dani Sordo 5. 10
Rally Turkey WRC Dani Sordo 5. 10
RallyRACC Catalunya - Rally de Espana WRC Dani Sordo 3. 15+2

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