1998-03-20 to 1998-03-22

World Superbike Australian Round

Phillip Island (Permanent circuit, 4.4500 km)
Attendance: 51,000 (3-day)
Event permit: IMN 102/2
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 36 / Practised: 36 / Qualified: 33

Qualifying 2

Scheduled duration: 60 mins
Started: 36 / Classified: 36

Scheduled start time: 11:30
Weather: ? / Track: ?

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLapsSpd.
16AustraliaPeter GODDARDDunlop tyresSuzuki1:34.251169.972323287.2
241JapanNoriyuki HAGADunlop tyresYamaha1:34.4860.235169.552525286.4
3111New ZealandAaron SLIGHTMichelin tyresHonda1:34.5630.312169.412124288.7
47ItalyPierfrancesco CHILIMichelin tyresDucati1:34.5670.316169.402326289.5
511AustraliaTroy CORSERMichelin tyresDucati1:34.6190.368169.312324284.2
62Great BritainCarl FOGARTYMichelin tyresDucati1:34.7790.528169.022025282.7
74JapanAkira YANAGAWADunlop tyresKawasaki1:35.0320.781168.572526288.0
869AustraliaMark WILLISDunlop tyresSuzuki1:35.2420.991168.202527274.8
945USAColin EDWARDSMichelin tyresHonda1:35.3321.081168.041827288.0
108Great BritainJames WHITHAMDunlop tyresSuzuki1:35.5411.290167.682424281.2
1144USAScott RUSSELLMichelin tyresYamaha1:35.6111.360167.551728281.2
1263AustraliaSteve MARTINMichelin tyresDucati1:35.7071.456167.392324272.7
1370AustraliaCraig CONNELLMichelin tyresDucati1:35.7181.467167.37915279.0
145Great BritainNeil HODGSONDunlop tyresKawasaki1:35.8581.607167.121426284.2
1519ItalyLucio PEDERCINIMichelin tyresDucati1:35.9471.696166.972222274.1
169ItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPIDunlop tyresKawasaki1:36.5772.326165.882424279.0
1765AustraliaMalcolm CAMPBELLMichelin tyresDucati1:36.7882.537165.522727272.0
1862AustraliaShawn GILESDunlop tyresHonda1:37.2122.961164.791522274.8
1910New ZealandAndrew STROUDDunlop tyresKawasaki1:37.3513.100164.562229280.5
2035SpainGregorio LAVILLAMichelin tyresDucati1:37.6453.394164.062020279.0
2115SloveniaIgor JERMANMichelin tyresKawasaki1:37.6543.403164.051123279.7
2239ItalyAlessandro GRAMIGNIMichelin tyresDucati1:37.9133.662163.6155278.3
2364AustraliaAlistair MAXWELLDunlop tyresKawasaki1:38.2273.976163.092425269.3
2460New ZealandTony REESDunlop tyresSuzuki1:38.8074.556162.13918274.8
2527FranceFrédéric PROTATMichelin tyresHonda1:39.7705.519160.571921278.3
2666AustraliaDaniele VANOLINIMichelin tyresDucati1:40.0405.789160.14418267.3
2721FranceJean-Marc DELETANGMichelin tyresYamaha1:40.3006.049159.722025276.2
2874AustraliaEd MILLERMichelin tyresKawasaki1:40.5066.255159.392121264.0
2961New ZealandDean FULTONMichelin tyresKawasaki1:41.1696.918158.351819264.0
3050Czech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKAMichelin tyresHonda1:41.4257.174157.952424260.2
3168AustraliaJohn PHELANKawasaki1:41.8537.602157.291819258.9
3273AustraliaChris OGNENISMichelin tyresSuzuki1:42.4858.234156.32925255.9
3367AustraliaScott WEBSTERDunlop tyresYamaha1:43.2428.991155.171417251.7
3471AustraliaJohn ORCHARDBridgestone tyresHonda1:44.1059.854153.882012248.8
3572AustraliaCraig STAFFORDYamaha1:44.1059.854153.881221241.0
3675AustraliaTroy NASHBridgestone tyresKawasaki1:45.13310.882152.381819265.3
Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ Official attendance figures/ 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠21 live TV coverage/ 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠22 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1998⁠-⁠04⁠-⁠01 pg3⁠-⁠8/ Illawarra Mercury 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠19 pg46/ Illawarra Mercury 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠20 pg61/ Illawarra Mercury 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠21 pg75/ Illawarra Mercury 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠23 pg46/ Illawarra Mercury 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠27 pg57/ Motosprint 1998⁠-⁠12 pg32⁠-⁠35/ Slovenska Tiskovna Agencija 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠22 press release/ Sun Herald 1998⁠-⁠03⁠-⁠22 pg96/ bikenet.co.uk/ troycorser.com/ Photos by Cal Harris (Facebook)