1997-03-14 to 1997-03-16

Suzuka Superbike 100 miles

Suzuka (Permanent circuit, 5.8640 km)
Attendance: 15,000
Entries: 58 / Practised: 55 / Qualified: 43

Qualifying 2 - Group B

Scheduled duration: ?
Started: 28 / Classified: 28

Scheduled start time: ?
Weather: Overcast / Track: Damp

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLaps
14JapanKeiichi KITAGAWASuzuki2:15.832155.421010
28JapanNoriyuki HAGAYamaha2:16.3620.530154.811011
314JapanHitoyasu IZUTSUDucati2:16.3670.535154.811111
472JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda2:18.0732.241152.891011
56JapanShin'ya TAKEISHIKawasaki2:18.3932.561152.541011
631JapanShin'ya NAKATANIKawasaki2:19.3943.562151.44911
751JapanOsamu NISHIJIMAKawasaki2:20.0394.207150.75911
829JapanYuji HARAGUCHIHonda2:21.0975.265149.62610
917JapanKatsunori HASEGAWAYamaha2:21.1055.273149.611010
1021JapanManabu KAMADAHonda2:21.1415.309149.5799
1134JapanTakahiro FUKAMIYamaha2:21.2205.388149.49911
1243JapanTakaharu KISHIDAHonda2:21.5465.714149.14810
1325JapanToshiya KOBAYASHIHonda2:21.9196.087148.7549
1447JapanKiyokazu SATOHonda2:23.0787.246147.5499
1565JapanMasaaki TSUKAMOTOHonda2:23.7007.868146.911010
1655JapanYasuhiko GORIKUYamaha2:24.0208.188146.5899
1767JapanTamotsu MIZUSAWAKawasaki2:24.3108.478146.291010
18831JapanNoboru KAMIYAHonda2:25.5949.762144.99810
1970JapanShin'ichi NAKAUEHonda2:26.70010.868143.901010
2049JapanKatsuhito KOSHIYAMAHonda2:26.87511.043143.73910
2136JapanNoriyuki TSUJIMOTOHonda2:27.06811.236143.54810
2240JapanMasana SASAKIDucati2:27.39511.563143.2256
2353JapanHiroki KOBAYASHISuzuki2:27.45011.618143.17910
2438JapanHideki ONISHIKawasaki2:27.47911.647143.14610
2563JapanRyuichi OSAKISuzuki2:28.12612.294142.52910
2661JapanEiji SASAKISuzuki2:28.41912.587142.2467
2757JapanShogo TAKEMIYamaha2:29.19213.360141.5099
2883JapanMitsuteru TASHIROYamaha2:38.55622.724133.1499
Sources:

MotorLand2 TV coverage/ MFJ Magazine No. 330 1997⁠-⁠01/02 pg15/ MFJ Magazine No. 341 1998⁠-⁠01/02 pg64⁠-⁠66/ europark.com/ mmjp.or.jp/bike3/ Motoracing⁠-⁠japan.com/ procione.com/suzukaland/ Photos from roadrace.jog.buttobi.net