Lazzarini at the 2010 Centennial Classic TT
Lazzarini began his Grand Prix career in 1969 in the 250 class on a Benelli. He won his first Grand Prix at the 1973 Dutch TT on a Maico. He captured the FIM 1978 125cc world championship riding an MBA. He followed that up with two 50cc world championships in 1979 and 1980 riding a Kreidler. His riding career spanned 15 seasons.
Complete Grand Prix motorcycle racing results
Points system from 1969 onwards:
(key) (Races in bold indicate pole position; races in italics indicate fastest lap)