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Helmet of Heikki Salmenautio

Flag of Finland Heikki Salmenautio

nationality Finnish born July 12, 1958 hometown Espoo (Alajärvi) died April 12, 2016 place of death Helsinki, Töölö

Racing highlights

19971stSport 2000 Suomen Mestaruus
19901stFinnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc
19902ndKemora 500 Midnight Sun Race
19891stFinnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc
19893rdKemora 500 Midnight Sun Race
19873rdFinnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc
19861stFinnish Special Saloon Championship - class max. 1300 cc
19861stFinnish Touring Car Championship - Group 5 max 1300 cc
19851stFinnish Touring Car Championship - Group 5 max 1300 cc
19841stFinnish Touring Car Championship - Group 5 max 1300 cc

Racing career summary

Races entered41
Wins14
Podiums23
Pole positions2
Fastest laps0
Race win percentage34.1%
Podium percentage56.1%

Driver relations

Brother of Arto Salmenautio.

Disclaimer: the data and summaries are all taken from the data available in the career details section further below on this page. If you know of things missing or have corrections, please log in and submit them.

Career overview – years in numbers

The following numbers are a summary of the more detailed information available in the Career details further below on the page. Seasons spanning over two years (for example 2013-14 championships) have their race results accounted for in the year the championship ends.

2000Racing2 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1998Racing2 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1997Racing10 races3 wins5 podiums2 pole position0 fastest race laps
1991Racing3 races0 wins0 podiums0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1990Racing6 races3 wins6 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1989Racing5 races2 wins4 podiums? pole position0 fastest race laps
1988Racing6 races0 wins1 podium0 pole position0 fastest race laps
1987Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1986Racing7 races6 wins6 podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1985Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps
1984Racing? races? wins? podiums? pole position? fastest race laps

Career details – the racing career of Heikki Salmenautio

2000 Finnish Super Saloon Cup

PositionPointsTeam
0Team Flash Around the Clock
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E36 M3 GT

1998 Sport 2000 Tour

PositionPointsTeam
22nd69OS Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
20100
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW 320i

1997 Sport 2000 Suomen Mestaruus

PositionPointsTeam
1st114OS Motorsport
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
103520
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E36 320i

1991 Kemora 500 Midnight Sun Race

PositionPointsTeam
4th0Team CMS
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra RS 500 Cosworth

1991 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc

PositionPointsTeam
0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 240 Turbo

1991 Japanese Touring Car Championship

PositionPointsTeam
86th4CMS Sweden
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth

1991 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

PositionPointsTeam
0Innara Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
1000?
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Mercedes-Benz 190E 2.5-16Mercedes-Benz 2.5

1990 Nordic Champion Meeting Touring Cars Group A

PositionPointsTeam
4th0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E30 M3

1990 Kemora 500 Midnight Sun Race

PositionPointsTeam
2nd0BMW Dealer Team Finland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E30 M3

1990 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc

PositionPointsTeam
1st42BMW Dealer Team Finland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
535??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E30 M3

1989 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc

PositionPointsTeam
1st31BMW Dealer Team Finland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
423??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW M3

1989 Kemora 500 Midnight Sun Race

PositionPointsTeam
3rd0BMW Dealer Team Finland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
101?0
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
BMW E30 M3

1988 Kemora 500 Midnight Sun Race

PositionPointsTeam
9th0OK Racing Team
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
10000
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 240 Turbo

1988 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc

PositionPointsTeam
4th33
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
501??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 240 Turbo

1988 SAAB 900 Turbo Trophy Finland

PositionPointsTeam
13th11
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Saab 900 Turbo M

1987 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group A over 2000 cc

PositionPointsTeam
3rd37Team Volvo Finland
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Volvo 240 Turbo

1986 Finnish Special Saloon Championship - class max. 1300 cc

PositionPointsTeam
1st66
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
766??
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort 1300

1986 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group 5 max 1300 cc

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.

1985 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group 5 max 1300 cc

PositionPointsTeam
1st0
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort 1300

1984 Finnish Touring Car Championship - Group 5 max 1300 cc

PositionPointsTeam
1st72
RacesWinsPodiumsPole positions*Fastest laps
?????
* only pole positions from timed qualifying sessions.
CarEngineTyres
Ford Escort 1300
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