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 2 - Group B

Scheduled duration: ?
Started: 24 / Classified: 24

Scheduled start time: ?
Weather: Raining / Track: Wet

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLaps
172JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda2:28.346142.3199
26JapanShin'ya TAKEISHIKawasaki2:29.2840.938141.41910
32JapanAkira RYOKawasaki2:31.8703.524139.0099
477JapanKousuke AKIYOSHISuzuki2:35.2706.924135.9689
545JapanYuichi TAKEDAHonda2:36.7428.396134.6899
643JapanTakaharu KISHIDAHonda2:37.6549.308133.9077
748JapanTakayuki SUZUKIHonda2:37.7939.447133.7999
812JapanShoichi TSUKAMOTOKawasaki2:37.8429.496133.7488
929JapanYuji HARAGUCHIHonda2:38.0349.688133.5888
1051JapanHiroshi OTAHonda2:39.30110.955132.52910
1118JapanTomohiko KANEYASUHonda2:39.53411.188132.3389
1225JapanToshiya KOBAYASHIHonda2:39.82011.474132.0969
1365JapanMasaaki TSUKAMOTOHonda2:39.88811.542132.0377
1439JapanKeiji SHIOMISuzuki2:40.03411.688131.9199
1521JapanManabu KAMADAHonda2:40.16911.823131.8088
1617JapanKatsunori HASEGAWAYamaha2:40.60812.262131.4458
1776JapanOsamu NISHIJIMAKawasaki2:42.08413.738130.2488
1860JapanMamoru YAMAKAWAKawasaki2:43.34915.003129.2388
1962JapanHidefumi SUGINOHonda2:47.52519.179126.0188
2055JapanYasuhiko GORIKUYamaha2:51.18022.834123.3237
2153JapanHiroki KOBAYASHISuzuki2:52.67924.333122.2556
2257JapanShogo TAKEMIYamaha2:53.64025.294121.5856
2366JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURAHonda2:53.86225.516121.4267
2435JapanKazuhiro IMURAKawasaki2:59.69131.345117.4835
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