1996-10-25 to 1996-10-27

World Superbike Australian Round

Phillip Island (Permanent circuit, 4.4500 km)
Attendance: 35,000
Event permit: IMN 102/13
Timekeepers: Computime
Entries: ? / Practised: 38 / Qualified: 33

Free Practice 1

Scheduled duration: 60 mins
Started: 34 / Classified: 34

Scheduled start time: 11:30
Weather: Showers / Track: Wet

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLaps
12AustraliaTroy CORSERMichelin tyresDucati1:51.407143.801416
211USAJohn KOCINSKIMichelin tyresDucati1:52.2360.829142.731417
37ItalyPierfrancesco CHILIMichelin tyresDucati1:53.7742.367140.811017
49Great BritainNeil HODGSONMichelin tyresDucati1:54.2412.834140.231012
54AustraliaAnthony GOBERTDunlop tyresKawasaki1:54.7613.354139.591416
63New ZealandAaron SLIGHTMichelin tyresHonda1:54.7743.367139.581313
78ItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPIDunlop tyresKawasaki1:55.2313.824139.03815
810Great BritainJohn REYNOLDSMichelin tyresSuzuki1:55.5044.097138.701515
91Great BritainCarl FOGARTYMichelin tyresHonda1:55.5244.117138.671010
105JapanWataru YOSHIKAWADunlop tyresYamaha1:56.8985.491137.041212
1151AustraliaPeter GODDARDDunlop tyresSuzuki1:57.7606.353136.041214
1239Great BritainSean EMMETTMichelin tyresDucati1:57.8036.396135.991919
1364AustraliaDamon BUCKMASTERDunlop tyresSuzuki1:58.0746.667135.681515
1436AustraliaKirk McCARTHYMichelin tyresSuzuki1:58.5287.121135.161414
1567USAMike HALEMichelin tyresDucati1:58.7877.380134.861111
166New ZealandSimon CRAFARDunlop tyresKawasaki1:59.1547.747134.451617
1753AustraliaGraeme WILSHAWSuzuki2:00.6039.196132.831616
1899AustraliaSteve MARTINDunlop tyresSuzuki2:00.8069.399132.61910
1962AustraliaDean THOMASDunlop tyresHonda2:02.18810.781131.1155
2061AustraliaRip CROCKERDunlop tyresHonda2:02.24510.838131.0546
2163AustraliaDavid EMMERSONDunlop tyresKawasaki2:04.15912.752129.0368
2269AustraliaCraig CONNELLMichelin tyresDucati2:04.35512.948128.821010
2312AustraliaRob PHILLISDunlop tyresKawasaki2:05.45414.047127.70910
2475AustraliaTony WHITEKawasaki2:05.47014.063127.6855
2584AustraliaCraig STAFFORDDunlop tyresYamaha2:05.49014.083127.6668
2687AustraliaStephen TOZERKawasaki2:07.95116.544125.2099
2774AustraliaJohn PHELANKawasaki2:12.01620.609121.3588
2818SloveniaIgor JERMANDunlop tyresKawasaki2:12.14220.735121.23411
2980AustraliaSimon MIDDLETONKawasaki2:12.75121.344120.681212
3079AustraliaScott WEBSTERHonda2:13.20521.798120.2735
3159AustraliaMichael BRENTONYamaha2:13.74522.338119.78720
3238AustraliaShawn GILESDunlop tyresHonda2:20.22228.815114.2555
3390AustraliaGarry AMOSSuzuki2:20.99829.591113.621314
3493AustraliaStuart HABLETHWAITEKawasaki2:43.94752.54097.7122
Sources:

Official results/ 1996⁠-⁠10⁠-⁠27 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1996⁠-⁠11⁠-⁠06 pg6⁠-⁠9/ Usenet posts in aus.motorcycles/ Photos by Cal Harris (Facebook)/ Photos from David Emmerson (Facebook)