1992 French motorcycle Grand Prix
|Race 10 of 13 races in the
1992 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
|Date||19 July 1992|
|Course||Permanent racing facility
4.412 km (2.741 mi)
500 cc race report
Doug Chandler was on pole, from Wayne Rainey, John Kocinski and Wayne Gardner. Kevin Schwantz was on the 2nd row. Kocinski got the lead at the start, but Rainey soon moved into first. Rainey opened a small gap to Gardner, Kocinski and Chandler. Schwantz was down in 8th. Chandler out of the race from 3rd place. Miguel Duhamel was in a battle with Mamola for 7th. Schwantz: "There were about eight laps to go and I got into this tight right bander, not hot, got the bike set, turning and the front started to push. I just couldn't do anything with it physically to try and to the bike stood back up. I was just hanging off the inside had the thing turned, was already committed with the thing back on the gas when it started to push. I couldn't do anything as far as try to stand the thing up because of my arm, I just didn't have the strength."
500 cc classification
- Schwantz, Kevin: Blurred Past kevinschwantz.com 1994.
1992 Hungarian Grand Prix
|FIM Grand Prix World Championship
1992 British Grand Prix
1991 French Grand Prix
|French Grand Prix||Next race:
1994 French Grand Prix