1997-09-19 to 1997-09-21

World Superbike Spanish Round

Albacete (Permanent circuit, 3.5393 km)
Event permit: IMN 102/10
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 29 / Practised: 26 / Qualified: 25

Entry list

#Cl.RiderAgeBikeTeam
2WNew ZealandAaron SLIGHT31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
3WUSAJohn KOCINSKI29Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
4WGreat BritainCarl FOGARTY32Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
6WNew ZealandSimon CRAFAR28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
7WItalyPierfrancesco CHILI33Michelin tyresDucati 916Gattolone Racing
8WJapanAkira YANAGAWA26Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
9WGreat BritainNeil HODGSON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
11WUSAMike HALE24Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
12WGreat BritainJames WHITHAM31Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
13WAustriaAndreas MEKLAU30Michelin tyresDucati 916BLM Ducati Austria
14WGreat BritainJames HAYDON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Gio.Ca.Moto
15WItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPI29Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Italy Bertocchi
17WSpainPere RIBA28Michelin tyresHonda RC45White Endurance Team
21WGermanyJochen SCHMID34Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Green Kawasaki Deutschland
22WUSAScott RUSSELL32Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
31WSloveniaIgor JERMAN22Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRAMD Depala Vas
35WSpainGregorio LAVILLA23Dunlop tyresDucati 916DNL Ducati
39WAustriaJohann WOLFSTEINER28Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750RSC-Regau
42WGreat BritainChris WALKER25Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
46WFinlandErkka KORPIAHO29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750RKM Racing
51EItalyGiorgio CANTALUPO35Michelin tyresDucati 916Moto Club Augusta Praetoria
52EGermanyAnton GRUSCHKA33Metzeler tyresYamaha YZF750Bauer Racing Germany
53EGermanyUdo MARK34Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Suzuki Deutschland
54ENorwayOddgeir HAVNEN27Michelin tyresHonda RC45
55ESpainVicenç SANTOLAYA?Suzuki GSX-R750Santolaya Racing
56ECzech RepublicOndřej LELEK36Honda RC45Racing Team Fiomo
57ECzech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKA23Dunlop tyresHonda RC45SBK Team JM
63EBrazilGilson SCUDELER30Pirelli tyresDucati 916Galp
71ESlovakiaVladimír KARBAN29Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Karban Racing Team

Struck out text denotes riders on entry list who did not participate.

Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ Official timetable/ Official program/ 1997⁠-⁠09⁠-⁠21 live TV coverage/ bikenet.co.uk/ superbike.it