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 B

Scheduled duration: ?
Started: 27 / Classified: 27

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

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLaps
172JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda2:11.400160.661011
26JapanShin'ya TAKEISHIKawasaki2:12.0820.682159.831011
345JapanYuichi TAKEDAHonda2:12.7561.356159.02911
477JapanKousuke AKIYOSHISuzuki2:12.7721.372159.00411
52JapanAkira RYOKawasaki2:13.0791.679158.631010
612JapanShoichi TSUKAMOTOKawasaki2:14.3082.908157.181010
721JapanManabu KAMADAHonda2:15.6444.244155.631010
829JapanYuji HARAGUCHIHonda2:16.1614.761155.04910
976JapanOsamu NISHIJIMAKawasaki2:16.2444.844154.95810
1043JapanTakaharu KISHIDAHonda2:16.3974.997154.7778
1125JapanToshiya KOBAYASHIHonda2:16.4015.001154.77510
1217JapanKatsunori HASEGAWAYamaha2:16.7885.388154.331011
1318JapanTomohiko KANEYASUHonda2:17.0945.694153.9859
1470JapanToshiki KUNIMATSUHonda2:17.5466.146153.48410
1548JapanTakayuki SUZUKIHonda2:18.3896.989152.541010
1660JapanMamoru YAMAKAWAKawasaki2:18.7947.394152.101010
1766JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURAHonda2:18.9277.527151.951010
1857JapanShogo TAKEMIYamaha2:19.1017.701151.761011
1965JapanMasaaki TSUKAMOTOHonda2:19.3327.932151.51810
2051JapanHiroshi OTAHonda2:19.4078.007151.431011
2155JapanYasuhiko GORIKUYamaha2:19.6038.203151.2299
2253JapanHiroki KOBAYASHISuzuki2:19.6648.264151.1599
2362JapanHidefumi SUGINOHonda2:20.2928.892150.471010
2439JapanKeiji SHIOMISuzuki2:22.15410.754148.50610
25831JapanNoboru KAMIYAHonda2:22.90811.508147.7288
2637JapanHideaki TSUTSUIKawasaki2:24.23312.833146.3633
2735JapanKazuhiro IMURAKawasaki2:24.45413.054146.141010
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