1997-04-18 to 1997-04-20

World Superbike San Marino Round

Misano (Permanent circuit, 4.0600 km)
Attendance: 10,000
Event permit: IMN 102/2
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 37 / Practised: 30 / Qualified: 27

Overall qualifying

P.#Cl.RiderBikeQ1Q2TimeKM/H
18WJapanAkira YANAGAWADunlop tyresKawasaki1:33.8221:33.4941:33.494156.33
27WItalyPierfrancesco CHILIMichelin tyresDucati1:34.4701:33.6761:33.676156.03
36WNew ZealandSimon CRAFARDunlop tyresKawasaki1:34.0241:33.8401:33.840155.75
44WGreat BritainCarl FOGARTYMichelin tyresDucati1:34.4521:33.9881:33.988155.51
52WNew ZealandAaron SLIGHTMichelin tyresHonda1:34.2781:34.0721:34.072155.37
63WUSAJohn KOCINSKIMichelin tyresHonda1:34.6121:34.0761:34.076155.36
722WUSAScott RUSSELLDunlop tyresYamaha1:34.0921:34.092155.34
815WItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPIDunlop tyresKawasaki1:34.9921:34.1401:34.140155.26
99WGreat BritainNeil HODGSONMichelin tyresDucati1:34.3561:34.7421:34.356154.90
1045WUSAColin EDWARDSDunlop tyresYamaha1:34.9521:34.5841:34.584154.53
1111WUSAMike HALEMichelin tyresSuzuki1:35.7601:35.2281:35.228153.48
1212WGreat BritainJames WHITHAMMichelin tyresSuzuki1:35.9761:36.3141:35.976152.29
1317WSpainPere RIBAMichelin tyresHonda1:36.9401:36.9181:36.918150.81
1431WSloveniaIgor JERMANMichelin tyresKawasaki1:38.2161:38.2441:38.216148.81
1572EItalyRedamo ASSIRELLIYamaha1:41.5101:38.5141:38.514148.36
1614WGreat BritainJames HAYDONMichelin tyresDucati1:40.6881:38.5721:38.572148.28
1757EItalyGiorgio CANTALUPOMichelin tyresDucati1:39.6721:38.7761:38.776147.97
1833WFranceChristian LAVIEILLEMichelin tyresHonda1:39.4581:39.1941:39.194147.35
1973EGermanyAnton GRUSCHKAMichelin tyresYamaha1:39.6831:39.7601:39.683146.62
2062EAustriaGerhard ESTERERMichelin tyresKawasaki1:40.1341:40.0841:40.084146.04
2158EItalyLino PITTALUGAYamaha1:40.2741:40.5381:40.274145.76
2270EItalyVittorio SCATOLAHonda1:40.7267:15.4541:40.726145.11
2352ECzech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKADunlop tyresHonda1:41.1801:40.9521:40.952144.78
2460ECroatiaLuigi ALJINOVIĆKawasaki1:43.4121:41.5621:41.562143.91
2564ESlovakiaMiloš BALÁŽ MAD'ARAMichelin tyresDucati1:42.8281:42.1701:42.170143.06
2655EGreeceNikolaos VOUKAKISKawasaki1:42.4101:42.410142.72
2759EItalyBruno SCATOLAKawasaki1:42.7681:43.7141:42.768142.22
(28)53ESlovakiaDavid PECHNIKSuzuki1:46.2021:43.1281:43.128141.73
(29)54EGreeceEmmanouil PALLISDunlop tyresDucati1:44.6221:44.2581:44.258140.19
(30)63ESlovakiaMário KRAJČOMichelin tyresKawasaki1:46.0161:44.7601:44.760139.52
56EEstoniaEnn ADAMSONKawasaki--.---
67EItalyRoberto BOSIODucati--.---

Positions in parentheses denote riders who either did not receive a grid space, failed to meet qualifying requirements or withdrew after qualifying.

Rider notes

#56 Adamson, #67 Bosio: Practised only.

Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ 1997⁠-⁠04⁠-⁠20 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1997⁠-⁠04⁠-⁠30 pg10⁠-⁠13/ bikenet.co.uk/ ducaticorse⁠-⁠advf.com/ superbike.it