Brazilian motorcycle Grand Prix

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Brazilian Grand Prix
Autódromo José Carlos Pace (AKA Interlagos) track map.svg
Grand Prix motorcycle racing
Venue Interlagos
First race 1987
Last race 1992
Most wins (rider) Luca Cadalora, Dominique Sarron (2)
Most wins (manufacturer) Honda (5)

The Brazilian motorcycle Grand Prix was a motorcycling event that was part of the Grand Prix motorcycle racing season in 1987–1989 (Goiânia) and 1992 (São Paulo). Between 1995 and 2004 the Brazilian round of MotoGP had the name of Rio de Janeiro motorcycle Grand Prix.

The Brazilian Grand Prix had return to MotoGP in 2014 with a race in the Autódromo Internacional Nelson Piquet, Brasilia. But the race was subsequently removed from the calendar.[1]

Winners of the Brazilian motorcycle Grand Prix[edit]

Multiple winners (riders)[edit]

# Wins Rider Wins
Category Years won
2 France Dominique Sarron 250 cc 1987, 1988
Italy Luca Cadalora 250 cc 1989, 1992

Multiple winners (manufacturers)[edit]

# Wins Manufacturer Wins
Category Years won
5 Japan Honda 500 cc 1987
250 cc 1987, 1988, 1992
125 cc 1992
3 Japan Yamaha 500 cc 1988, 1992
250 cc 1989

By year[edit]

Year Track 125 cc 250 cc 500 cc Report
Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer Rider Manufacturer
1992 Interlagos Germany Dirk Raudies Honda Italy Luca Cadalora Honda United States Wayne Rainey Yamaha Report
1989 Goiânia Italy Luca Cadalora Yamaha United States Kevin Schwantz Suzuki Report
1988 Goiânia France Dominique Sarron Honda United States Eddie Lawson Yamaha Report
1987 Goiânia France Dominique Sarron Honda Australia Wayne Gardner Honda Report

See also[edit]

Rio de Janeiro motorcycle Grand Prix