1997-06-20 to 1997-06-22

World Superbike Italian Round

Monza (Permanent circuit, 5.7700 km)
Event permit: IMN 102/5
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 48 / Practised: 40 / Qualified: 31

Entry list

#Cl.RiderAgeBikeTeam
2WNew ZealandAaron SLIGHT31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
3WUSAJohn KOCINSKI29Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
4WGreat BritainCarl FOGARTY31Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
6WNew ZealandSimon CRAFAR28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
7WItalyPierfrancesco CHILI33Michelin tyresDucati 916Gattolone Racing
8WJapanAkira YANAGAWA25Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
9WGreat BritainNeil HODGSON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
10WFranceChristian LAVIEILLE31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Honda France
11WUSAMike HALE24Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
12WGreat BritainJames WHITHAM30Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
13WAustriaAndreas MEKLAU30Michelin tyresDucati 916BLM Ducati Austria
14WGreat BritainJames HAYDON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Gio.Ca.Moto
15WItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPI29Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Italy Bertocchi
16WSwedenChrister LINDHOLM30Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Deutschland
17WSpainPere RIBA28Michelin tyresHonda RC45White Endurance Team
20WFranceJean-Philippe RUGGIA31Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Motor France
21WGermanyJochen SCHMID33Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Green Kawasaki Deutschland
22WUSAScott RUSSELL32Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
27WFranceJean-Marc DELETANG31Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Motor France
31WSloveniaIgor JERMAN21Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRAMD Depala Vas
34WItalyLino PITTALUGA?Yamaha YZF750Motopiù Racing
35WItalyDario MARCHETTI36Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Pro Racer
45WUSAColin EDWARDS23Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
51EGermanyUdo MARK33Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Suzuki Deutschland
52EGreeceEmmanouil PALLIS?Dunlop tyresDucati 916Mamidakis
53EGreeceNikolaos VOUKAKIS?Kawasaki ZXR750Mamidakis
54EFranceJosé KUHN24KawasakiPuissance 3
55EFranceJean-Louis TRANOIS36KawasakiPuissance 3
56EItalyPaolo BALZAROTTI?DucatiAlpi Racing Team
57EItalyFabrizio BIASION?Kawasaki ZXR750Team Marabà
58EItalyRoberto BOSIO43DucatiAlpi Racing Team
59EGermanyAnton GRUSCHKA33Metzeler tyresYamaha YZF750Bauer Racing Germany
60EAustriaGerhard ESTERER39Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750MSC-Rottenegg
61EItalyBruno SCATOLA37Kawasaki ZXR750Motor Power
62EItalyVittorio SCATOLA38Yamaha YZF750Motor Power
63EItalyGiorgio CANTALUPO35Michelin tyresDucati 916Moto Club Augusta Praetoria
64EItalyMarco GERBAUDO28DucatiAlpi Racing Team
65ECzech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKA23Dunlop tyresHonda RC45SBK Team JM
66EItalyRiccardo LEONETTI?Yamaha YZF750Solandra 2
67EFinlandErkka KORPIAHO29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750RKM Racing
68EItalyRedamo ASSIRELLI26Yamaha YZF750Team Pirelli
69ECroatiaLuigi ALJINOVIĆ?Ducati 888Kvarner Racing Team
70EAustriaChristian ZWEDORN31HondaHonda Austria
71ECzech RepublicOndřej LELEK35Honda RC45Racing Team Fiomo
72EItalyPaolo MALVINI?Pirelli tyresDucati 916Pirelli De Cecco Racing
73EItalyIvo ARNOLDI32Ducati
74EItalyPaolo BOSETTI48Ducati 916
75ECzech RepublicMichal BURSA34Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRMotostar Team

Struck out text denotes riders on entry list who did not participate.

Rider notes

#9 Hodgson: Injured in motocross training accident.

Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ 1997⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠22 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1997⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠02 pg12⁠-⁠14/ bikenet.co.uk/ ducaticorse⁠-⁠advf.com/ monzanet.it/ superbike.it