1979 Venezuelan MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Venezuela
Circuit
Round
1
Laps
30
Pole
Fastest Lap
Sheene, 1m 34.08s
1979 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Barry Sheene

7

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

47m 52.9s

15

2

2

Virginio Ferrari

?1018

Team Gallina Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

48m 11.5s

12

3

1

Tom Herron

?1033

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

48m 23.8s

10

4

2

Franco Uncini

?1267

Team Zago International

Suzuki

49m 27.7s

8

5

5

Michel Rougerie

?1122

Suzuki

29 laps

6

6

5

Roberto Pietri

?1077

Suzuki

29 laps

5

7

5

Christian Sarron

?130

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

29 laps

4

8

5

Gerhard Vogt

?1248

Bill Smith Racing

Suzuki

28 laps

3

9

6

Sergio Pellandini

?1069

Suzuki

27 laps

2

10

6

Dennis Ireland

?1286

Derry's Racing

Suzuki

27 laps

1

R

Giovanni Pelletier

?1260

Yamaha Motor Company

Suzuki

18 laps Retired

0

R

Carlos Delgado de San Antonio

?1318

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

2 laps Retired

0

R

Wil Hartog

?1007

Riemersma Racing

Suzuki

12 laps Accident

0

R

Steve Parrish

?1044

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

12 laps Accident

0

R

Mick Grant

?1119

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

1 laps Retired

0

R

Johnny Cecotto

?1189

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

18 laps Retired

0

Circuit - San Carlos-Cojedes

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Venezuela

Location

San Carlos, Cojedes

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.569 (Miles)

3,169

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