1978 Grand Prix d'Automne

The 1978 Grand Prix d'Automne[1] was the 72nd edition of the Paris–Tours cycle race and was held on 1 October 1978. The race started in Blois and finished in Montlhéry. The race was won by Jan Raas.

1978 Grand Prix d'Automne
Race details
Dates1 October 1978
Stages1
Distance271[1] km (168.4 mi)
Winning time6h 58' 02"
Results
  Winner  Jan Raas (NED)
  Second  Jos Jacobs (BEL)
  Third  Guido Van Calster (BEL)
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General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Time
1   Jan Raas (NED) 6h 58' 02"
2   Jos Jacobs (BEL) + 3' 36"
3   Guido Van Calster (BEL) + 3' 36"
4   Joop Zoetemelk (NED) + 3' 36"
5   André Dierickx (BEL) + 3' 36"
6   Gerrie Knetemann (NED) + 3' 36"
7   Phil Edwards (GBR) + 3' 36"
8   Johan van der Velde (NED) + 5' 59"
9   Gery Verlinden (BEL) + 5' 59"
10   Willy De Geest (BEL) + 5' 59"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Paris-Tours (HC)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  2. ^ "72ème Paris-Tours 1978". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 26 January 2004.
  3. ^ "1978 Paris - Tours". First Cycling. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  4. ^ "Paris - Tours". WVCycling. Retrieved 3 March 2018.