SPP

World Championships Road Race 1978

44th edition

Adenau-Nürburgring 273.7 km

27 August 1978

Rider Team Time
1.
Gerrie KNETEMANN
Netherlands 7h32'04"
2.
Francesco MOSER
Italy
3.
Jørgen MARCUSSEN
Denmark 20"
4.
Giuseppe SARONNI
Italy 28"
5.
Bernard HINAULT
France
6.
Joop ZOETEMELK
Netherlands
7.
Valerio LUALDI
Italy 39"
8.
Herman VAN SPRINGEL
Belgium 47"
9.
André DIERICKX
Belgium 50"
10.
Roger DE VLAEMINCK
Belgium
11.
Ferdi VAN DEN HAUTE
Belgium
12.
Klaus-Peter THALER
Germany
13.
Jan RAAS
Netherlands
14.
Didi THURAU
Germany 52"
15.
Josef FUCHS
Switzerland 1'59"
16.
Gianbattista BARONCHELLI
Italy
17.
Giovanni BATTAGLIN
Italy
18.
Claudio BORTOLOTTO
Italy
19.
Mario BECCIA
Italy
20.
Pierino GAVAZZI
Italy 3'32"
21.
Walter RICCOMI
Italy
22.
Walter GODEFROOT
Belgium 3'35"
23.
Godi SCHMUTZ
Switzerland 4'19"
24.
André CHALMEL
France
25.
Johan DE MUYNCK
Belgium
26.
Johan VAN DER VELDE
Netherlands
27.
Jean-René BERNAUDEAU
France
28.
Pedro TORRES
Spain 7'54"
29.
Roger LEGEAY
France 20'26"
30.
Fridolin KELLER
Switzerland
31.
Jürgen KRAFT
Germany

Race information

Start, finish: Adenau-Nürburgring

Distance: 273.7 km

Date: 27 August 1978