1997-04-25 to 1997-04-27

SUGO Superbike Race

Sugo (Permanent circuit, 3.7375 km)
Attendance: 11,100
Entries: ? / Practised: 43 / Qualified: 40

Entry list

#RiderAgeBikeTeam
2JapanAkira RYO29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
5JapanKatsuaki FUJIWARA22Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Lucky Strike Suzuki
6JapanShin'ya TAKEISHI29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
8JapanNoriyuki HAGA22Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Marlboro YAMAHA
11JapanTamaki SERIZAWA24Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Yoshimura SUZUKI GP1 PLUS
14JapanHitoyasu IZUTSU26Dunlop tyresDucati 916Team Foundation
17JapanKatsunori HASEGAWA28Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750PJ1 MAX & RC SUGO
18JapanTomohiko KANEYASU35Honda RC45Defi T. KANEYASU
20JapanWataru YOSHIKAWA27Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Marlboro YAMAHA
21JapanManabu KAMADA26Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Team SAKURAI Honda
24JapanHideo SENMYO31Honda RC45Kouyou-kai Dream Racing
28JapanTohru OHYA?Honda RC45TEAM KANEYASU
29JapanYuji HARAGUCHI?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Sofukai Suzuka Racing Team
30JapanYukihiro AOYANAGI?Yamaha YZF750SWIFT・R MOTUL
31JapanShin'ya NAKATANI26Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam HANSHIN Riding School
32JapanYasuhiro ONODERA?Ducati 888ita & Naoe Machinery Riding Club
33JapanMasayuki YAMANAKA?Honda RC45Racing Team HONEYBEE
34JapanTakahiro FUKAMI26Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Clever Wolf Racing Team
35JapanKazuhiro IMURA?Kawasaki ZXR750Castrol Team BOMBER
36JapanNoriyuki TSUJIMOTO?Michelin tyresHonda RC45TEAM VITALSPIRIT
37JapanHideaki TSUTSUI30Kawasaki ZX-7RRMRD T-CRAFT
40JapanMasana SASAKI?Ducati 916Winning Run
41JapanTakahiro SOHWA31Michelin tyresHonda RC45K's GARAGE SOHWA
45JapanYuichi TAKEDA19Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Castrol HONDA
46JapanAtsushi YOSHIHIRO?Honda RC45CLUB NEXT & MKC
47JapanKiyokazu SATO?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45TAKADA Eng ATS
48JapanTakayuki SUZUKI?Honda RC45Blue Helmets PG Racing
49JapanKatsuhito KOSHIYAMA?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Team SAKURAI Honda
50JapanIzumi MATSUBARA?Kawasaki ZX-7RRRS-ITOH & Sakamaki Clinic
51JapanHiroshi OTA?Honda RC45Honda Blue Helmets MSC
52JapanKen'ichi YANAGI?Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZXR750Team Shirota
53JapanToshiki KUNIMATSU31Michelin tyresHonda RC45TEAM VITALSPIRIT
55JapanKatsuya WATANABE?Honda RC45BIG BOX RACING
56JapanHitoshi TANIGUCHI?Yamaha YZF750Companion Friends & Moto Katayanagi
61JapanEiji SASAKI30Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750JAJA TEAM TITAN
64JapanYasunari KAWAMURA?Honda RC45Honda KUMAMOTO Racing
66JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURA28Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Honda Blue Helmets MSC
67JapanKeiichi NAKAZAWA?Kawasaki ZX-7RREndo Wagyo RT & Space Art
71JapanYu MATSUSHIMA32Yamaha YZF750Team EBATA
72JapanShin'ichi ITO30Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol HONDA
75JapanKazuto ANZAI?Honda RC45Garage Shonan
77JapanKousuke AKIYOSHI22Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Lucky Strike Suzuki
771JapanYoshihiko NAKAMURA?Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750FM Sendai & Shokodo Inbo+

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

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/ yamaha⁠-⁠motor.co.jp