1978 Venezuelan MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Venezuela
Circuit
Round
1
Laps
30
Pole
Fastest Lap
Sheene, 1m 35.4s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

48m 21.3s

15

2

2

Pat Hennen

3

Suzuki

48m 43s

12

3

2

Steve Baker

?1301

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

49m 18.6s

10

4

4

Steve Parrish

?131

Suzuki

29 laps

8

5

5

Roberto Pietri

?1295

Yamaha

28 laps

6

6

5

Gerhard Vogt

?1133

Bill Smith Racing

Yamaha

27 laps

5

7

2

Leandro Becheroni

9

Suzuki

24 laps

4

R

Johnny Cecotto

?1201

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

11 laps Retired

0

R

Kenny Roberts

?1214

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

1 laps Retired

0

R

Takazumi Katayama

?1317

Sarome & Motul Team

Yamaha

13 laps Accident

0

R

Virginio Ferrari

?1338

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

20 laps Retired

0

Circuit - San Carlos-Cojedes

Country

Venezuela

Location

San Carlos, Cojedes

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.569 (Miles)

3,169

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