1997-08-15 to 1997-08-17

World Superbike Austrian Round

A1-Ring (Permanent circuit, 4.3190 km)
Event permit: IMN 102/8
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 36 / Practised: 35 / Qualified: 32

Qualifying 2

Scheduled duration: 60 mins
Started: 33 / Classified: 33

Scheduled start time: 15:30
Weather: Cloudy / Track: Dry

P.#Cl.RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLapsSpd.
17WItalyPierfrancesco CHILIMichelin tyresDucati1:30.806171.231414241.0
28WJapanAkira YANAGAWADunlop tyresKawasaki1:30.8160.010171.211624240.0
33WUSAJohn KOCINSKIMichelin tyresHonda1:30.8880.082171.072525244.3
44WGreat BritainCarl FOGARTYMichelin tyresDucati1:31.1760.370170.532127240.0
52WNew ZealandAaron SLIGHTMichelin tyresHonda1:31.1800.374170.522226243.2
66WNew ZealandSimon CRAFARDunlop tyresKawasaki1:31.1940.388170.501526239.4
715WItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPIDunlop tyresKawasaki1:31.3040.498170.291922238.9
822WUSAScott RUSSELLDunlop tyresYamaha1:31.3840.578170.142028236.8
99WGreat BritainNeil HODGSONMichelin tyresDucati1:31.4960.690169.942727240.0
1012WGreat BritainJames WHITHAMMichelin tyresSuzuki1:31.8421.036169.302828240.0
1113WAustriaAndreas MEKLAUMichelin tyresDucati1:31.9561.150169.092425236.8
1235WSpainGregorio LAVILLAPirelli tyresDucati1:32.2441.438168.561821237.3
1311WUSAMike HALEMichelin tyresSuzuki1:32.6361.830167.842127235.8
1442WGreat BritainChris WALKERDunlop tyresYamaha1:32.7841.978167.582629239.4
1521WGermanyJochen SCHMIDDunlop tyresKawasaki1:32.9562.150167.272023236.3
1664EGermanyUdo MARKDunlop tyresSuzuki1:33.3202.514166.612424236.8
1714WGreat BritainJames HAYDONMichelin tyresDucati1:33.7762.970165.802526230.7
1817WSpainPere RIBAMichelin tyresHonda1:33.7882.982165.781616233.7
1954EGermanyAnton GRUSCHKAMetzeler tyresYamaha1:36.1385.332161.731818226.4
2072EItalyRedamo ASSIRELLIYamaha1:36.4645.658161.182526225.0
2155EAustriaGerhard ESTERERMichelin tyresKawasaki1:37.2906.484159.81823231.7
2236WAustriaChristian HÄUSLEPirelli tyresDucati1:37.7126.906159.121824230.7
2338WAustriaHermann SCHMIDMichelin tyresDucati1:38.4407.634157.9545225.9
2439WAustriaJohann WOLFSTEINERMichelin tyresKawasaki1:38.8268.020157.331024224.0
2561ECzech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKADunlop tyresHonda1:38.8928.086157.232225236.3
2658ECzech RepublicOndřej LELEKHonda1:39.1568.350156.81823223.6
2757EAustriaAli GUETTOUCHEMichelin tyresKawasaki1:39.1968.390156.741619227.3
2837WAustriaOssi NIEDERKIRCHERMetzeler tyresSuzuki1:39.2688.462156.632526223.6
2962EAustriaAnton RECHBERGERMichelin tyresYamaha1:39.4548.648156.342327213.8
3043WAustriaHannes BICHLERMetzeler tyresDucati1:39.5118.705156.2524220.8
3153EItalyPaolo MALVINIPirelli tyresDucati1:40.1249.318155.29823228.3
3231WSloveniaIgor JERMANMichelin tyresKawasaki1:42.13111.325152.2412231.2
3360EAustriaKarl OBEXERHonda1:43.14312.337150.7533222.2
Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ 1997⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠17 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1997⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠27 pg18⁠-⁠21/ bikenet.co.uk/ superbike.it