1997-09-05 to 1997-09-07

Suzuka Superbike 2 Heat Race

Suzuka (Permanent circuit, 5.8640 km)
Attendance: 21,000
Entries: ? / Practised: 54 / Qualified: 44

Qualifying 1 - Group A

Scheduled duration: ?
Started: 27 / Classified: 27

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

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLaps
15JapanKatsuaki FUJIWARASuzuki2:13.986157.561010
220JapanWataru YOSHIKAWAYamaha2:14.7810.795156.63910
38JapanNoriyuki HAGAYamaha2:15.3331.347155.991010
411JapanTamaki SERIZAWASuzuki2:16.1152.129155.091010
54JapanKeiichi KITAGAWASuzuki2:16.4302.444154.731111
614JapanHitoyasu IZUTSUDucati2:17.2763.290153.7889
741JapanTakahiro SOHWAHonda2:19.5665.580151.2689
840JapanIsami HIGASHIMURAKawasaki2:21.3677.381149.3399
931JapanShin'ya NAKATANIKawasaki2:21.4787.492149.2189
1047JapanKiyokazu SATOHonda2:21.6237.637149.0699
1123JapanYoshinobu TAKAHASHIHonda2:22.1388.152148.52910
1267JapanTamotsu MIZUSAWAKawasaki2:22.2578.271148.4077
1358JapanMakoto TOKINAGAYamaha2:23.3869.400147.2399
1434JapanTakahiro FUKAMIYamaha2:24.08910.103146.5199
1527JapanShuya ARAIHonda2:24.24210.256146.3599
1636JapanNoriyuki TSUJIMOTOHonda2:25.25711.271145.3399
1754JapanYoshihiko TAKATSUTOHonda2:26.08712.101144.5199
1869JapanNaoki YOSHIOKAHonda2:26.20512.219144.3999
1949JapanHiroaki YABUMOTOYamaha2:26.85612.870143.7599
2024JapanHideo SENMYOHonda2:27.70013.714142.9399
2152JapanKen'ichi YANAGIKawasaki2:28.01914.033142.6299
2275JapanKeishiro KANKIKawasaki2:29.39115.405141.3199
2338JapanHideki ONISHIKawasaki2:29.65015.664141.071010
2430JapanYukihiro AOYANAGIYamaha2:29.95015.964140.7878
2561JapanEiji SASAKISuzuki2:30.13316.147140.611010
2663JapanRyuichi OSAKISuzuki2:31.84917.863139.0299
2756JapanKozo MINAMIKAWAYamaha2:33.70919.723137.3457
Sources:

MotorLand2 TV coverage/ MFJ Magazine No. 330 1997⁠-⁠01/02 pg15/ MFJ Magazine No. 341 1998⁠-⁠01/02 pg64⁠-⁠66/ europark.com/ Motoracing⁠-⁠japan.com/ procione.com/suzukaland