1976 French MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
1
Laps
30
Pole
Fastest Lap
Lucchinelli, 1m 41.4s
1976 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

51m 45.33s

15

2

1

Johnny Cecotto

55

Team Venemotos

Yamaha

51m 49.17s

12

3

1

Marco Lucchinelli

33

Gallina Corse

Suzuki

52m 4.62s

10

4

8

Teuvo Lansivuori

4

Life Racing Team

Suzuki

52m 35.18s

8

5

Giacomo Agostini

1

Team API Marlboro

MV Agusta

52m 40.98s

6

6

3

Victor Palomo

43

Swaep Motor Racing

Yamaha

53m 12.99s

5

7

12

Stuart Avant

56

Colemans

Suzuki

53m 13.57s

4

8

21

Dieter Braun

13

Suzuki

53m 33.21s

3

9

6

Karl Auer

12

Racing Team NO

Yamaha

29 laps

2

10

7

Boet van Dulmen

51

Laponder Racing

Yamaha

29 laps

1

11

3

Olivier Chevallier

19

Yamaha

29 laps

0

12

8

Steve Parrish

45

Dave More

Yamaha

29 laps

0

13

5

Chas Mortimer

11

Takazumi Katayama Sarome Team

Yamaha

29 laps

0

14

18

Gilles Husson

25

Yamaha

29 laps

0

15

1

Alex George

6

Hermetite Racing International

Yamaha

29 laps

0

16

10

Edmar Ferreira

44

Goias Swaep Motor

Yamaha

29 laps

0

17

14

Rene Guilli

48

Suzuki

28 laps

0

18

7

Johnny Bengtsson

30

Stigefetts Motor

Suzuki

28 laps

0

19

18

Helmut Kassner

41

Suzuki

28 laps

0

20

14

Alain Nies

36

Suzuki

27 laps

0

DNS

Michel Rougerie

21

Suzuki

0

R

Christian Estrosi

24

Colemans

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Roberto Gallina

34

Gallina Corse

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Jean-Paul Boinet

26

Ecurie Jean Murit

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Marcel Ankone

27

Nimag Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Pentti Korhonen

28

Ecurie Jean Murit

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Risto Makinen

29

Team Life International

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Jack Findlay

10

Jack Findlay Racing

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Phil Read

2

Team Life International

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Thierry Tchernine

20

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Adu Celso-Santos

38

Gallina Corse

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Philippe Coulon

40

Nimag Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Nico Cereghini

49

Life Racing Team

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

John Williams

5

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Eddie Roberts

52

Ecurie Jean Murit

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Pat Hennen

54

Colemans

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Max Wiener

57

Racing Team NO

Yamaha

Retired

0

Circuit - Le Mans-Bugatti

Country

France

Location

Le Mans, Pays de la Loire

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.748 (Miles)

Record

Graham Hill (Lotus 49-Ford), 1m36.7, 102.304 mph, F1, 1967

First Race

1966 Le Mans F2

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