Suzuki MotoGP is the official factory-backed team of Suzuki in the MotoGP World Championship. The team currently compete under the name Rizla Suzuki MotoGP.
Suzuki first entered a works team in the 500cc Grand Prix World Championship in with riders Barry Sheene and Jack Findlay riding the Suzuki RG500. A 2nd-place finish by Sheene in the opening round was the best result of the season. The team's first victory came in , a pole-to-finish win by Barry Sheene at the Dutch TT. Sheene finished the season 6th overall with 2 wins.