1979 Spanish MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Spain
Circuit
Round
5
Laps
36
Pole
Fastest Lap
Roberts, 1m 33.9s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Kenny Roberts

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

57m 10.9s

15

2

5

Wil Hartog

3

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

57m 24.8s

12

3

2

Mike Baldwin

?1117

Serge Zago

Suzuki

57m 30.8s

10

4

1

Virginio Ferrari

11

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

57m 53.6s

8

5

1

Franco Uncini

22

Team Zago International

Suzuki

58m 0.8s

6

6

1

Boet van Dulmen

14

Suzuki

58m 4.9s

5

7

4

Jack Middelburg

33

Suzuki

58m 10.5s

4

8

4

Philippe Coulon

21

Suzuki

58m 15.8s

3

9

Michel Rougerie

?1129

Suzuki

58m 16.5s

2

10

3

Marco Lucchinelli

?1150

Suzuki

58m 17.3s

1

11

4

Steve Parrish

6

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

35 laps

0

12

4

Giovanni Pelletier

?1262

Suzuki

35 laps

0

13

13

Henk de Vries

25

Team 77

Suzuki

34 laps

0

14

13

Gerhard Vogt

38

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

34 laps

0

15

7

Sergio Pellandini

19

Suzuki

34 laps

0

16

9

Max Nothiger

23

Suzuki

34 laps

0

DNQ

Christian Sarron

20

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

0

DNS

Tom Herron

26

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

0

R

Peter Sjostrom

27

Ava MC Stockholm

Suzuki

2 laps Retired

0

R

Hiroyuki Kawasaki

29

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

9 laps Retired

0

R

Bernard Fau

?1339

Suzuki France

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

R

Seppo Rossi

15

Kouv MK

Suzuki

27 laps Retired

0

R

Graziano Rossi

16

Morbidelli

Morbidelli

17 laps Retired

0

R

Toni Garcia

44

Morbidelli

Suzuki

7 laps Retired

0

R

Kevin Stowe

34

Ava MC Stockholm

Suzuki

13 laps Retired

0

R

Lorenzo Ghiselli

30

Suzuki France

Suzuki

13 laps Retired

0

R

Lennart Backstrom

31

Suzuki

14 laps Retired

0

R

Gustav Reiner

32

Dieter Braun Team

Suzuki

16 laps Accident

0

R

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

9 laps Retired

0

Circuit - Jarama

Country

Spain

Location

Ciudalcampo, Madrid

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.1145 (Miles)

First Race

1967 Jarama F2

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