|Last Riders' champion||Patrick Pons|
In 1973 it became a British-based series. In 1975 the series was upgraded to European championship status and in 1977, it attained world championship status.
The Formula 750 class was seen as possibly overtaking the 500cc Grand Prix class as the premier racing division. However, the ultimate domination by one model (the Yamaha TZ750) as well as the increasingly popular superbike production class meant that the FIM discontinued the class after the 1979 season.
Formula 750 champions
- Motorcyclist Illustrated, June 1974. Rear page John Player Norton colour advertisement. "A new look, a new bike, and a new season." Accessed and added 2 October 2014
- Formula 750: A Progress Report. American Motorcyclist. Books.Google.com. August 1971. Retrieved 15 December 2012.
- International Report. American Motorcyclist. Books.Google.com. December 1971. Retrieved 15 December 2012.
- "FIM History Flash Back 1796-1979". FIM-live.com. Archived from the original on 18 February 2017. Retrieved 10 September 2017.
- "Formula 750 champions". racingmemo.free.fr. Retrieved 15 December 2012.
- The Formula 750 FIM page about the development of the category.
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