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1988 United States motorcycle Grand Prix

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Date  April 10, 1988
Time  1:29.210
Rider  Wayne Rainey
Rider  Eddie Lawson
1988 United States motorcycle Grand Prix
Location  Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Course  Permanent racing facility 3.563 km (2.214 mi)

The 1988 United States motorcycle Grand Prix was the second round of the 1988 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on the weekend of April 8–10, 1988, at Laguna Seca.

500 cc race report

The first U.S. GP in 23 years (the Daytona in 1965 was the previous).

Wayne Rainey was on pole. Through the first hairpin it was Wayne Gardner, Niall Mackenzie, Rainey, Kevin Schwantz, et al.

Eddie Lawson was down in 6th place, with Kevin Magee and Gardner up front. Lawson worked his way through the field, and passed both Gardner and Magee on the inside of Turn 2 (hairpin).

References

1988 United States motorcycle Grand Prix Wikipedia


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