1978 Austrian MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Austria
Circuit
Round
3
Laps
35
Pole
Fastest Lap
Roberts, 1m 21.7s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Kenny Roberts

2

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

48m 30.3s

15

2

1

Johnny Cecotto

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

48m 46.76s

12

3

1

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

49m 16.53s

10

4

3

Marco Lucchinelli

11

Cagiva Corse

Suzuki

49m 44.06s

8

5

5

Teuvo Lansivuori

5

Suzuki

49m 47.64s

6

6

3

Michel Rougerie

14

Suzuki

34 laps

5

7

10

Wil Hartog

10

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

34 laps

4

8

3

Boet van Dulmen

18

Suzuki

34 laps

3

9

4

Gianfranco Bonera

49

Team Kiwi Yamoto

Suzuki

34 laps

2

10

6

Bruno Kneubuhler

17

RSS Racing Team

Suzuki

34 laps

1

11

1

Philippe Coulon

4

Marlboro Nava Total

Suzuki

34 laps

0

12

7

Leslie van Breda

?1

Suzuki

34 laps

0

13

8

Helmut Kassner

23

Suzuki

34 laps

0

14

14

Jurgen Steiner

40

Caramba Racing Team Bohme

Suzuki

33 laps

0

15

19

Franz Heller

25

Caramba Racing Team Bohme

Suzuki

33 laps

0

16

16

Bo Granath

33

Suzuki

33 laps

0

17

10

Markku Matikainen

44

Suzuki

33 laps

0

18

11

Franz Rau

39

Kazenmaier Autovermietung

Suzuki

33 laps

0

19

12

Michael Schmid

34

Suzuki

33 laps

0

R

Werner Nenning

35

Mobel Nenning Racing Team

Suzuki

10 laps Retired

0

R

Hans Braumandl

36

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Borge Nielsen

38

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Jack Middelburg

42

Team La Licorne

Suzuki

2 laps Retired

0

R

Jean-Philippe Orban

43

Team La Licorne

Suzuki

8 laps Accident

0

R

John Newbold

47

Ray Hamblin Motorcycles

Suzuki

12 laps Retired

0

R

Steve Parrish

6

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

7 laps Retired

0

R

Takazumi Katayama

8

Sarome & Motul Team

Yamaha

10 laps Retired

0

R

Tom Herron

9

Suzuki

2 laps Retired

0

R

Walter Villa

27

Sarome & Motul Team

Suzuki

5 laps Retired

0

R

Pat Hennen

3

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

19 laps Retired

0

R

Steve Baker

32

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

20 laps Accident

0

R

Max Wiener

20

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

R

Alex George

22

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

12 laps Retired

0

R

Carlos Delgado de San Antonio

?2

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

10 laps Retired

0

R

Jon Ekerold

15

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

R

Virginio Ferrari

12

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

19 laps Retired

0

Circuit - Salzburgring

Country

Austria

Location

Habach, Salzburg

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.635 (Miles)

Record

Vittorio Brambilla (Alfa Romeo T33SC/12), 1m12.45, 130.435 mph, Sports Cars, 1977

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