1980 French MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
3
Laps
21
Pole
Fastest Lap
Roberts, 2m 04.79s
1980 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

1

Kenny Roberts

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

44m 13.98s

15

2

2

Randy Mamola

5

Suzuki

44m 19.36s

12

3

2

Marco Lucchinelli

28

Team Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

44m 19.77s

10

4

2

Graziano Rossi

27

Team Nava Olio Fiat

Suzuki

44m 59.88s

8

5

15

Graeme Crosby

6

Texaco Heron Team Suzuki

Suzuki

45m 7.85s

6

6

15

Takazumi Katayama

40

Honda International Racing

Suzuki

45m 9.17s

5

7

6

Michel Rougerie

20

Ecurie Ste Pernod

Suzuki

45m 21.84s

4

8

3

Kork Ballington

11

Team Kawasaki

Kawasaki

45m 24.23s

3

9

6

Johnny Cecotto

4

Venemotos Racing Team

Yamaha

45m 26.93s

2

10

2

Patrick Pons

30

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

45m 27.48s

1

11

8

Raymond Roche

32

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

45m 28.41s

0

12

Sadao Asami

47

Yamaha

45m 31.26s

0

13

1

Carlo Perugini

59

Suzuki

45m 33s

0

14

9

Seppo Rossi

38

Suzuki

45m 34.56s

0

15

Bernard Fau

41

GME Motul GPA

Suzuki

45m 40.94s

0

16

11

Philippe Coulon

9

Marlboro Nava Frankonia

Suzuki

45m 48.18s

0

17

11

Gianfranco Bonera

34

Yamaha

45m 54.47s

0

18

11

Willem Zoet

61

Stimorol Racing

Suzuki

45m 58s

0

19

12

Boet van Dulmen

43

Yamaha

46m 24.35s

0

20

6

Markku Matikainen

16

Saga Racing

Yamaha

46m 37.54s

0

21

3

Sergio Pellandini

52

Suzuki

20 laps

0

22

3

Michel Frutschi

15

Elf Motor Racing Team

Yamaha

20 laps

0

23

8

Maurizio Massimiani

26

Scuderia Naldoni Imola

Yamaha

20 laps

0

24

6

Franck Gross

45

Suzuki

19 laps

0

25

7

Jack Middelburg

14

Yamaha IMN

Yamaha

16 laps

0

DNQ

Giovanni Pelletier

35

Morbidelli

Morbidelli

0

DNQ

Peter Sjostrom

36

Morbidelli

Suzuki

0

NC

Guido Paci

60

Suzuki

Not classified

0

R

Franco Uncini

57

Ecurie Ste Pernod

Suzuki

3 laps Retired

0

R

Barry Sheene

7

Yamaha

11 laps Accident

0

R

Christian Estrosi

12

Team Furygan Suzuki

Suzuki

5 laps Retired

0

R

Patrick Fernandez

21

Ecurie Ste Pernod

Yamaha

2 laps Retired

0

R

Hubert Rigal

24

Moto Club de Monaco

Yamaha

19 laps Retired

0

Circuit - Paul Ricard

Country

France

Location

Le Castellet, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Type

Permanent road course

Length

3.61 (Miles)

Record

Keke Rosberg (Williams FW10-Honda), 1m39.914, 130.072 mph, F1, 1985

First Race

1970 Paul Ricard F2

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