1979 Nations MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Italy
Circuit
Round
4
Laps
29
Pole
Fastest Lap
Roberts, 1m 56.0s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Kenny Roberts

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

56m 49.7s

15

2

1

Virginio Ferrari

?1

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

57m 0.6s

12

3

4

Tom Herron

20

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

57m 7.1s

10

4

3

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

57m 21.6s

8

5

1

Mike Baldwin

27

Serge Zago

Suzuki

57m 30.3s

6

6

Bernard Fau

?2

Suzuki France

Suzuki

57m 40.7s

5

7

3

Jack Middelburg

62

Suzuki

57m 44.7s

4

8

7

Philippe Coulon

?3

Suzuki

57m 50.7s

3

9

10

Graziano Rossi

?4

Morbidelli

Morbidelli

58m 29.4s

2

10

6

Giovanni Pelletier

49

Suzuki

28 laps

1

11

9

Steve Parrish

12

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

28 laps

0

12

5

Max Wiener

?1139

Suzuki

28 laps

0

13

9

Alex George

?1358

Hermetite Racing International

Suzuki

28 laps

0

14

17

Werner Nenning

?1015

Mobel Nenning Racing Team

Suzuki

28 laps

0

15

9

Seppo Rossi

?1061

Kouv MK

Suzuki

28 laps

0

16

12

Raffaele Pasqual

?1087

Suzuki

28 laps

0

17

12

Sergio Pellandini

?1072

Suzuki

27 laps

0

DNQ

Gregorio Mariani

?1

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

0

DNQ

Peter Sjostrom

?2

Ava MC Stockholm

Suzuki

0

DNS

Hiroyuki Kawasaki

?1221

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

0

DNQ

Corrado Tuzii

?5

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

0

DNQ

Sandro Moro

?4

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

0

DNQ

Jurgen Steiner

?3

Suzuki Deutschland

Suzuki

0

R

Michel Rougerie

8

Scuderia Naldoni

Suzuki

2 laps Retired

0

R

Marco Lucchinelli

9

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Suzuki

4 laps Retired

0

R

Franco Uncini

6

Team Zago International

Suzuki

12 laps Retired

0

R

Gianni Rolando

?1245

Scuderia Naldoni

Suzuki

1 laps Accident

0

R

Eddie Grant

?1281

Derry's Racing

Suzuki

3 laps Retired

0

R

Dennis Ireland

?129

Derry's Racing

Suzuki

4 laps Retired

0

R

Christian Sarron

?1301

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

23 laps Retired

0

R

Carlo Paganini

?1313

Suzuki

1 laps Accident

0

R

Carlo Perugini

?1316

Suzuki

7 laps Retired

0

R

Boet van Dulmen

?133

Suzuki

12 laps Retired

0

R

Lorenzo Ghiselli

?1156

Suzuki

5 laps Retired

0

R

Leandro Becheroni

?1157

Yamaha

13 laps Retired

0

R

Wil Hartog

?1006

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

11 laps Accident

0

Circuit - Imola

Country

Italy

Location

Imola, Emilia-Romagna

Type

Permanent road course

Length

3.144 (Miles)

Record

Gilles Villeneuve (Ferrari 312T4), 1m33.61, 120.911 mph, F1, 1979

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