1978 Belgian MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Belgium
Circuit
Round
7
Laps
10
Pole
Fastest Lap
Rougerie, 3m 51.7s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Wil Hartog

15

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

39m 50.4s

15

2

3

Kenny Roberts

2

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

40m 6.2s

12

3

1

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

40m 9s

10

4

2

Michel Rougerie

30

Suzuki

40m 11.7s

8

5

5

Teuvo Lansivuori

21

Suzuki

41m 9.3s

6

6

24

Takazumi Katayama

8

Sarome & Motul Team

Yamaha

10 laps

5

7

1

Marco Lucchinelli

22

Cagiva Corse

Suzuki

10 laps

4

8

1

Alex George

9

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

10 laps

3

9

3

Tom Herron

17

Suzuki

10 laps

2

10

10

Dennis Ireland

46

Suzuki

10 laps

1

11

7

John Woodley

39

Sid Griffiths Racing

Suzuki

10 laps

0

12

2

John Williams

38

Team Appleby Glade

Suzuki

10 laps

0

13

12

Bo Granath

41

Suzuki

10 laps

0

14

7

Graziano Rossi

29

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

10 laps

0

15

8

Jack Findlay

14

Suzuki

10 laps

0

16

19

Greg Johnson

48

Suzuki

10 laps

0

17

11

Herve Regout

45

Suzuki

10 laps

0

18

6

Max Wiener

37

Suzuki

10 laps

0

19

3

Leslie van Breda

33

Suzuki

9 laps

0

20

7

Gerhard Vogt

36

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

9 laps

0

21

15

Guy Cooremans

42

Suzuki

9 laps

0

22

11

Jean-Claude Hogrel

18

Buton

Buton

9 laps

0

R

Bruno Kneubuhler

20

RSS Racing Team

Suzuki

3 laps Retired

0

R

Franz Heller

16

Caramba Racing Team Bohme

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Dick Alblas

1

Marlboro Nava Total

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Philippe Coulon

10

Marlboro Nava Total

Suzuki

6 laps Retired

0

R

Virginio Ferrari

12

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

5 laps Retired

0

R

Steve Baker

3

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

5 laps Retired

0

R

Cees Scheepens

32

Yamaha Motor Company

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

John Newbold

23

Ray Hamblin Motorcycles

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

R

Borge Nielsen

24

Ray Hamblin Motorcycles

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

R

Alan North

25

RSS Racing Team

Suzuki

4 laps Retired

0

R

Franz Rau

28

Kazenmaier Autovermietung

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Steve Parrish

6

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Boet van Dulmen

34

Yamaha Motor Company

Suzuki

6 laps Retired

0

R

Johnny Cecotto

4

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

7 laps Retired

0

R

Jon Ekerold

40

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

Circuit - Spa-Francorchamps

Country

Belgium

Location

Francorchamps, Wallonia

Type

Temporary road course

Length

8.761 (Miles)

Record

Henri Pescarolo (Matra-Simca MS670), 3m13.4, 163.080 mph, Sports Cars, 1973

3,169

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