1978 Finnish MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Finland
Circuit
Round
9
Laps
21
Pole
Fastest Lap
Cecotto, 2m 08.7s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

4

Wil Hartog

11

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

45m 44.1s

15

2

Takazumi Katayama

?1311

Sarome & Motul Team

Yamaha

45m 48.9s

12

3

2

Johnny Cecotto

?1195

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

45m 55.5s

10

4

8

Teuvo Lansivuori

10

Suzuki

46m 27.8s

8

5

6

Steve Parrish

?1309

Suzuki

46m 42.5s

6

6

1

Steve Baker

?1303

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

46m 48.8s

5

7

3

Boet van Dulmen

?1067

Suzuki

46m 55.8s

4

8

7

Jurgen Steiner

?1206

Caramba Racing Team Bohme

Suzuki

47m 7.4s

3

9

8

Graziano Rossi

?1141

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

48m 11.2s

2

10

1

Bruno Kneubuhler

?1078

RSS Racing Team

Suzuki

20 laps

1

11

14

Clive Padgett

?1097

Suzuki

20 laps

0

12

7

Max Wiener

?1252

Suzuki

20 laps

0

13

16

Dick Alblas

?1104

Suzuki

20 laps

0

14

8

Gerhard Vogt

?113

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

20 laps

0

15

9

Borge Nielsen

?1071

Suzuki

20 laps

0

16

15

Ilkka Jaakkola

?1162

Yamaha

19 laps

0

R

John Woodley

?1191

Sid Griffiths Racing

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Harry Hoffman

?1154

Manila Disco Racing

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Kenny Roberts

?1215

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Lars Johansson

?1227

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Leslie van Breda

?1234

Cagiva Corse

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Markku Matikainen

?1248

Manila Disco Racing

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Timo Haarala

?1

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Alex George

?1044

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Bo Granath

?106

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Franz Rau

?1120

Kazenmaier Autovermietung

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Dennis Ireland

?1100

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Michel Rougerie

?1269

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Pentti Lehtela

?1278

Sid Griffiths Racing

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Marco Lucchinelli

12

Cagiva Corse

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

Circuit - Imatra

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Finland

Location

Imatra, South Karelia

Type

Temporary street circuit

Length

3.747 (Miles)

First Race

1975 Finnish MotoGP

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