1981 British MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
Britain
Circuit
Round
9
Laps
28
Pole
Fastest Lap
Mamola and Ballington, 1m 31.40s
1981 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

2

Jack Middelburg

11

Racing Westland

Suzuki

43m 24.34s

15

2

2

Kenny Roberts

1

Yamaha Motor Company

Yamaha

43m 24.64s

12

3

2

Randy Mamola

3

Ingersoll Herin Team Suzuki

Suzuki

43m 37.38s

10

4

4

Bernard Fau

10

Suzuki

44m 0.56s

8

5

9

Marc Fontan

16

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

44m 0.9s

6

6

4

Boet van Dulmen

6

Yamaha

44m 2.13s

5

7

13

Stuart Avant

36

Ellis Racing

Suzuki

44m 9.29s

4

8

9

Ikujiro Takai

43

Yamaha

44m 9.75s

3

9

7

Steve Parrish

14

Team Mitsui Yamaha

Yamaha

44m 10.13s

2

10

19

Chris Guy

13

Suzuki

44m 17.7s

1

11

1

Graziano Rossi

25

Yamaha

44m 30.71s

0

12

9

Peter Sjostrom

38

Suzuki

44m 37.65s

0

13

6

Guido Paci

50

Yamaha

44m 38.62s

0

14

19

Roberto Pietri

46

Suzuki

44m 48.56s

0

15

20

Andreas Hofmann

49

Yamaha

44m 49.35s

0

16

1

Franco Uncini

12

Suzuki

27 laps

0

17

5

Graham Wood

45

Yamaha

27 laps

0

18

8

Christian Sarron

32

Team Sonauto Gauloises

Yamaha

27 laps

0

19

13

Marco Lucchinelli

2

Team Nava Suzuki

Suzuki

27 laps

0

20

14

Josef Hage

28

Dieter Braun Team

Yamaha

27 laps

0

21

16

Alex George

33

Hermetite Racing International

Yamaha

27 laps

0

22

18

Barry Woodland

44

Suzuki

27 laps

0

23

13

Carlo Perugini

20

Moto Sanvenero

Sanvenero

27 laps

0

NC

Sadao Asami

26

Yamaha

23 laps Not classified

0

NC

Dave Potter

8

Yamaha

25 laps Not classified

0

R

Kork Ballington

9

Team Kawasaki

Kawasaki

Retired

0

R

Gary Lingham

27

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Dale Singleton

30

Beaulieu Racing

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Keith Huewen

21

Heron Suzuki GB

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Philippe Coulon

22

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Michel Frutschi

23

Elf Motor Racing Team

Yamaha

Retired

0

R

Sergio Pellandini

24

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Freddie Spencer

17

Team Kawasaki

Honda

Retired

0

R

Christian Estrosi

19

Elf Motor Racing Team

Pernod

Retired

0

R

Steve Henshaw

34

Heron Suzuki GB

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Graeme Crosby

4

Ingersoll Herin Team Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Dennis Ireland

41

Ingersoll Herin Team Suzuki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Corrado Tuzii

47

Team Kawasaki

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

John Newbold

5

Heron Suzuki GB

Suzuki

Retired

0

R

Barry Sheene

7

Elf Motor Racing Team

Yamaha

Retired

0

Circuit - Silverstone

Country

Britain

Location

Silverstone, Northamptonshire

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.927 (Miles)

Record

Ronnie Peterson (Lotus 72D-Ford), 1m17.5, 135.964 mph, F1, 1973

3,169

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