HOMOLOGATION LIST

Any production car could be homologated into Group B as long as THESE RULES were respected. Manufacturers mostly underwent homologation to allow their customers to compete with the cars. As such, only a fraction of the cars listed here actually participated in actual rally competition. 

NOTES:

  • 4 = Transfer from Group 4
  • A = Car transferred into Group A
  • Click on the vehicle name to view the related article & specifications
  • Click on the homologation # to view the official papers for each vehicle
# CAR CLASS DATE NOTE
B-201 Citroën Visa Trophée B/9 1 JAN 1982
B-202 Fiat Ritmo Abarth 125 TC B/11 1 JAN 1982
B-203 Porsche 924 Carrera GT B/12 1 JAN 1982 4
B-204 Renault Alpine A310 2700 V6 B/12 1 FEB 1982 4
B-205 Renault 5 Turbo B/11 1 FEB 1982 4
B-206 Seat 124 Especial 2000 (FL-90) B/11 1 FEB 1982
B-207 Porsche 911 SC/RS B/12 1 MAR 1982 4
B-208 Porsche 911 Turbo B/12 1 MAR 1982 4
B-209 Porsche 928 S B/12 1 MAR 1982 4
B-210 Lancia Rally 037 / 151 ARO B/12 1 APR 1982
B-211 Nissan Silvia BS110 / Datsun Violet GTS B/11 1 APR 1982 4
B-212 Seat Ritmo Crono 100 T B/10 1 APR 1982
B-213 Aston Martin V8 B/12 1 MAY 1982
B-214 Ford Escort RS 2000 B/11 1 JUN 1982 4
B-215 Ford Escort RS 2000 B AUS B/11 1 JUN 1982
B-216 Daimler Benz 500 SLC B/12 1 JUL 1982
B-217 Daimler Benz 500 SL B/12 1 JUL 1982
B-218 Lancia Beta Monte Carlo B/11 1 AUG 1982
B-219 Citroën Visa II Chrono B/10 1 OCT 1982
B-220 Ferrari 308 GTB B/12 1 OCT 1982 4
B-221 Opel Ascona B 400 B/12 1 OCT 1982 4
B-222 Lada 2105 VFTS B/10 1 OCT 1982
B-223 Seat Ronda Crono 100 TC B/10 1 OCT 1982
B-224 Giannini 128 NP B/9 1 NOV 1982
B-225 Fiat X 1/9 (128 AS1) B/10 1 NOV 1982
B-226 Peugeot 104 ZS B/10 1 DEC 1982
B-227 Talbot Sunbeam Lotus B/12 1 DEC 1982 4
B-228 Peugeot 504 Pickup B/11 1 DEC 1982 4
B-229 Audi quattro A1 B/12 1 JAN 1983 4
B-230 Mitsubishi Lancer 2000 Turbo B/12 1 JAN 1983 4
B-231 / replaced by 5156 (Group A) Audi 80 B2 quattro B/12 1 JAN 1983 A
B-232 Talbot Samba Rallye B/9 1 JAN 1983
B-233 Nissan Silvia 240RS B/12 1 JAN 1983
B-234 Renault 5 Turbo B/11 1 JAN 1983
B-235 De Tomaso Pantera B/12 1 JAN 1983
B-236 Ferrari 308 GTB Michelotto B/12 1 JAN 1983
B-237 Opel Manta B 400 B/12 1 MAR 1983
B-238 Alfa Romeo Alfetta Turbodelta B/12 1 MAR 1983  4
B-239 Toyota Celica TCT B/12 1 MAR 1983
B-240 BMW M1 B/12 1 MAR 1983 4
B-241 Ferrari 308 Quattrovalvole B/12 1 APR 1983
B-242 Audi quattro 2145cc B/12 1 MAY 1983
B-243 Audi quattro A2 B/12 1 MAY 1983
B-244 Seat Fura Crono B/10 1 MAY 1983
B-245 Opel Kadett D-1.8 E B/11 1 MAY 1983
B-246 Vauxhall Astra 1.8 GTE B/11 1 JUL 1983
B-247 Peugeot 504 TN B/11 1 AUG 1983
B-248 Fiat 147 Sorpasso B/10 1 AUG 1983
B-249 Fiat 128 CLI 1301 B/10 1 AUG 1983
B-250 Opel Manta 200 B/11 1 AUG 1983
B-251 N/A
B-252 Peugeot 505 Turbo Injection B/12 1 NOV 1983 A
B-253 Pininfarina Spidereuropa (124 DS) B/11 1 DEC 1983
B-254 Citroën Visa Tonic B/10 1 JAN 1984
B-255 Mazda Savanna RX-7 B/12 1 FEB 1984
B-256 Nissan Datsun Sunny Pickup B120 B/9 1 FEB 1984
B-257 Honda Ballade Sports CRX B/10 1 FEB 1984
B-258 Citroën Visa 1000 Pistes B/10 1 MAR 1984
B-259 Subaru MP-1 “utility” B/11 1 MAR 1984
B-260 Chevrolet Corvette B/12 1 APR 1984
B-261 FSO Polonez 2000 C B/11 1 APR 1984
B-262 Peugeot 205 Turbo 16 B/12 1 APR 1984
B-263 Chevrolet Opala 250 S B/12 1 APR 1984
B-264 Audi Sport quattro S1 B/12 1 MAY 1984
B-265 Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV 6 B/12 1 NOV 1984
B-266 Nissan Fairlady 300 ZX B/12 1 DEC 1984
B-267 Renault 5 Maxi Turbo B/12 1 DEC 1984
B-268 Daihatsu Charade 926 Turbo B/9 1 JAN 1985
B-269 Skoda 130LR B/9 1 JAN 1985
B-270 / replaced by 5272 (Group A) Ford Escort RS Turbo B/12 1 APR 1985  A
B-271 Seat Ibiza 1.5 GLX B/10 1 APR 1985
B-272 Renault Alpine GTA B/12 1 APR 1985
B-273 Ferrari 288 GTO B/12 1 JUN 1985
B-274 Pininfarina Spidereuropa Volumex B/12 1 JUL 1985
B-275 Subaru XT 4WD B/12 1 OCT 1985
B-276 Lancia Delta S4 B/12 1 NOV 1985
B-277 MG Metro 6R4 B/12 1 NOV 1985
B-278 Renault Alpine GTA Turbo B/12 1 NOV 1985
B-279 Citroën BX 4TC B/12 1 JAN 1986
B-280 Ford RS200 B/12 1 FEB 1986
B-281 Honda Ballade Sports CR X B/10 1 APR 1986
B-282 Porsche 911 Carrera B/12 1 JUN 1986
B-283 Porsche 928S B/12 1 JUN 1986
B-284 Porsche 944 Turbo B/12 1 JUN 1986
B-285 Fiat 128 SE B/10 1 JUL 1986
B-286 / replaced by 5323 (Group A) Ford Sierra RS Cosworth B/12 1 AUG 1986 A

RETROACTIVE HOMOLOGATIONS

The following 2 cars were originally homologated in Group A but were transferred to Group B after it was discovered they did not meet the minimum interior space requirements for Group A.

B-287 Peugeot 104 ZS B/10 1 APR 1983
B-288 Alfa Romeo Alfetta GTV 6 B/12 1 APR 1983

POST BAN HOMOLOGATIONS

The following cars were homologated after the official ban of Group B effective 1/1/1987. Many of these were thereafter transferred into the future FIA GT categories.

B-289 Mazda Savanna RX7 2+2 SA22C B/12 1 JAN 1987
B-290 Premier 118 NE B/9 1 NOV 1987
B-291 Lamborghini Countach 5000 Quattrovalvole “Downdraft” B/12 1 JAN 1988
B-292 Jaguar XJS B/12 1 FEB 1988
B-293 Ferrari F40 B/12 1 DEC 1989
B-294 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 (964) B/12 1 SEP 1990
B-295 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 (964) B/12 1 SEP 1990
B-296 Porsche 911 Carrera RS (964) B/12 1 MAR 1992
B-297 Alfa Romeo SZ B/12 1 NOV 1992
B-298 Porsche 964 Turbo 2 B/12 1 APR 1993
B-299 Renault Alpine A610 Turbo B/12 1 APR 1993

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