1979 Finnish MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Finland
Circuit
Round
10
Laps
26
Pole
Fastest Lap
Middelburg, 1m 57.0s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Boet van Dulmen

?1

Suzuki

52m 27.9s

15

2

5

Randy Mamola

17

Serge Zago

Suzuki

52m 40.9s

12

3

5

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

52m 45.7s

10

4

6

Jack Middelburg

?2

Suzuki

52m 45.9s

8

5

1

Christian Sarron

?3

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

52m 54.9s

6

6

4

Kenny Roberts

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

53m 2.9s

5

7

3

Johnny Cecotto

4

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

53m 3.9s

4

8

3

Philippe Coulon

14

Suzuki

53m 13.1s

3

9

Marco Lucchinelli

3

Suzuki

53m 16s

2

10

5

Wil Hartog

2

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

53m 19.7s

1

11

3

Steve Parrish

6

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

54m 11.4s

0

12

4

Markku Matikainen

?1143

Suzuki

26 laps

0

13

13

Peter Sjostrom

?1105

Ava MC Stockholm

Suzuki

24 laps

0

14

13

Gerhard Vogt

?1250

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

24 laps

0

15

2

Virginio Ferrari

?1020

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

23 laps

0

16

12

Peter Skold

?1100

Suzuki

23 laps

0

DNQ

Bo Granath

?1

Yamaha

0

R

Willem Zoet

?100

Stimorol Racing

Suzuki

9 laps Retired

0

R

Michel Rougerie

?1125

Team Zago International

Suzuki

6 laps Retired

0

R

Max Wiener

?1134

Derry's Racing

Suzuki

2 laps Retired

0

R

Timo Pohjola

?1039

Suzuki

14 laps Retired

0

R

Seppo Rossi

?1056

Kouv MK

Suzuki

3 laps Retired

0

R

Seppo Ojala

?1065

Suzuki

11 laps Retired

0

R

Lennart Backstrom

?116

Stimorol Racing

Suzuki

20 laps Retired

0

R

Kimmo Kopra

?1164

Dieter Braun Team

Yamaha

13 laps Retired

0

R

Ikujiro Takai

?1208

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

1 laps Retired

0

R

Gustav Reiner

?1227

Dieter Braun Team

Suzuki

19 laps Retired

0

R

Graziano Rossi

?1236

Morbidelli

Morbidelli

13 laps Retired

0

R

Borge Nielsen

25

Stimorol Racing

Suzuki

11 laps Retired

0

R

Dennis Ireland

?1288

Derry's Racing

Suzuki

19 laps Retired

0

R

Franco Uncini

18

Team Zago International

Suzuki

24 laps Retired

0

Circuit - Imatra

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Finland

Location

Imatra, South Karelia

Type

Temporary street circuit

Length

3.076 (Miles)

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