Venezuelan motorcycle Grand Prix

The Venezuelan motorcycle Grand Prix is a motorcycling event that was part of the Grand Prix motorcycle racing season from 1977 to 1979,

Venezuelan Grand Prix
VenueSan Carlos Circuit
First race1977
Last race1979
Most wins (rider)Barry Sheene (3)
Most wins (manufacturer)Yamaha (5)

Winners of the Venezuelan motorcycle Grand PrixEdit

Multiple winners (riders)Edit

# Wins Rider Wins
Category Years won
3   Barry Sheene 500 cc 1977, 1978, 1979
2   Ángel Nieto 125 cc 1977, 1979
  Walter Villa 250 cc 1977, 1979

Multiple winners (manufacturers)Edit

# Wins Manufacturer Wins
Category Years won
5   Yamaha 350 cc 1977, 1978, 1979
250 cc 1978, 1979
3   Suzuki 500 cc 1977, 1978, 1979
2   Minarelli 125 cc 1978, 1979

By yearEdit

Year Track 50 cc 125 cc 250 cc 350 cc 500 cc Report
Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer
1979 San Carlos Circuit   Ángel Nieto Minarelli   Walter Villa Yamaha   Carlos Lavado Yamaha   Barry Sheene Suzuki Report
1978 San Carlos Circuit   Pier Paolo Bianchi Minarelli   Kenny Roberts Yamaha   Takazumi Katayama Yamaha   Barry Sheene Suzuki Report
1977 San Carlos Circuit   Ángel Nieto Bultaco   Walter Villa Harley Davidson   Johnny Cecotto Yamaha   Barry Sheene Suzuki Report

ReferencesEdit

  • "Grand Prix of Venezuela" (in French). Racing Memory. Retrieved 2008-04-06.