1998 French MotoGP

Race Winner
Country
France
Circuit
Round
5
Laps
31
Pole
1998 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Alex Criville

4

Repsol Honda

Honda

42m 41.128s

25

2

1

Mick Doohan

1

Repsol Honda

Honda

42m 41.411s

20

3

Carlos Checa

8

Moviestar Honda Pons

Honda

42m 41.626s

16

4

John Kocinski

19

Moviestar Honda Pons

Honda

42m 48.016s

13

5

Max Biaggi

6

Marlboro Team Kanemoto

Honda

42m 51.575s

11

6

Luca Cadalora

20

Yamaha Team Rainey

Yamaha

42m 57.433s

10

7

Norifumi Abe

5

Yamaha Team Rainey

Yamaha

42m 57.919s

9

8

Nobuatsu Aoki

3

Suzuki Grand Prix Team

Suzuki

42m 58.169s

8

9

Simon Crafar

11

Red Bull Yamaha WCM

Yamaha

43m 1.681s

7

10

Sete Gibernau

15

Repsol Honda

Honda

43m 4.882s

6

11

Regis Laconi

55

Red Bull Yamaha WCM

Yamaha

43m 18.681s

5

12

Ralf Waldmann

28

Team Roberts

Modenas

43m 24.947s

4

13

Kenny Roberts jr

10

Team Roberts

Modenas

43m 29.207s

3

14

Juan Borja

14

Shell Advance Racing

Honda

43m 32.579s

2

15

Jurgen van den Goorbergh

17

Dee Cee Jeans Racing Team

Honda

43m 44.471s

1

16

Sebastien Gimbert

22

Tecmas Honda Elf

Honda

43m 55.2s

0

17

Garry McCoy

18

Shell Advance Racing

Honda

44m 4.2s

0

18

Matt Wait

23

FCC TSR

Honda

30 laps

0

19

Fabio Carpani

57

Team Polini Inoxmacel

Honda

30 laps

0

DNS

Yukio Kagayama

25

Suzuki Grand Prix Team

Suzuki

0

R

Eskil Suter

77

MuZ Roc RennSport

MuZ

1 laps Accident

0

R

Scott Smart

88

Team Millar Honda Britain

Honda

12 laps Retired

0

R

Alex Barros

9

Honda Gresini

Honda

22 laps Retired

0

Qualifying

Grid Driver Team Time

1

Mick Doohan

Repsol Honda

1m 21.188s

Circuit - Paul Ricard

Country

France

Location

Le Castellet, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.353 (Miles)

Record

Nigel Mansell (Ferrari 642), 1m08.012, 125.410 mph, F1, 1990

First Race

1970 Paul Ricard F2

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