Archives Column | The Last American GP Sweep
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We look back at the last time MotoGP saw an all-American podium.
Last week in Archives, we revisited 1983 when Freddie Spencer, Randy Mamola and Eddie Lawson swept the podium at the Italian GP at Monza. A first for America and a historic day indeed in 500cc Grand Prix/MotoGP racing. And this got us to thinking: When was the last time three Yanks hogged the podium at a Grand Prix?
By Rennie Scaysbrook
I thought for sure it would be in the Nicky Hayden/John Hopkins/Kenny Roberts Jr. era, seeing as it’s been