1979 Austrian MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Austria
Circuit
Round
2
Laps
35
Pole
Fastest Lap
Roberts, 1m 21.69s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

3

Kenny Roberts

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

48m 24.23s

15

2

14

Virginio Ferrari

11

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

48m 30.26s

12

3

5

Wil Hartog

3

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

48m 43.04s

10

4

2

Tom Herron

8

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

48m 45.67s

8

5

Hiroyuki Kawasaki

27

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

48m 47.19s

6

6

13

Franco Uncini

23

Team Zago International

Suzuki

49m 43.64s

5

7

5

Steve Parrish

6

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

49m 49.54s

4

8

6

Max Wiener

21

Suzuki

34 laps

3

9

12

Marco Lucchinelli

9

Suzuki

34 laps

2

10

3

Mick Grant

14

Suzuki

34 laps

1

11

21

Bernard Fau

30

Suzuki France

Suzuki

34 laps

0

12

6

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

34 laps

0

13

6

Alex George

33

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

34 laps

0

14

19

Mike Baldwin

43

Serge Zago

Suzuki

34 laps

0

15

5

Jack Middelburg

34

Suzuki

34 laps

0

16

2

Alan North

19

Wilddam Konserven Holland

Yamaha

34 laps

0

17

17

Peter Sjostrom

32

Ava MC Stockholm

Suzuki

34 laps

0

18

13

Dennis Ireland

47

Derry's Racing

Suzuki

34 laps

0

19

9

Jurgen Steiner

25

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

34 laps

0

20

3

Gustav Reiner

38

Dieter Braun Team

Suzuki

34 laps

0

21

1

Richard Schulze

29

Suzuki

34 laps

0

22

2

Seppo Rossi

35

Kouv MK

Suzuki

34 laps

0

23

3

Jochen Schmid

28

Suzuki

34 laps

0

R

Jon Ekerold

17

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Borge Nielsen

26

Scuderia Naldoni

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Philippe Coulon

20

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Carlos Delgado de San Antonio

?1230

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Markku Matikainen

37

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Carlo Perugini

42

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Boet van Dulmen

12

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Bo Granath

31

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Olivier Chevallier

22

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Elmar Renner

44

Moto Team Krawehl

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Johnny Cecotto

4

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Gianni Rolando

36

Scuderia Naldoni

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Gerhard Vogt

45

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

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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