1998-07-03 to 1998-07-05

World Superbike South African Round

Kyalami (Permanent circuit, 4.2630 km)
Attendance: 62,000 (3-day)
Event permit: IMN 102/8
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: ? / Practised: 21 / Qualified: 21

Entry list

#RiderAgeBikeTeam
2Great BritainCarl FOGARTY33Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Performance
4JapanAkira YANAGAWA26Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
5Great BritainNeil HODGSON24Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
6AustraliaPeter GODDARD34Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
7ItalyPierfrancesco CHILI34Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati ADVF
8Great BritainJames WHITHAM31Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
9ItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPI30Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Bertocchi
10New ZealandAndrew STROUD30Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRAndrew Stroud Racing
11AustraliaTroy CORSER26Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati ADVF
15SloveniaIgor JERMAN22Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Bertocchi
19ItalyLucio PEDERCINI25Michelin tyresDucati 916Team Pedercini
27FranceFrédéric PROTAT31Michelin tyresDucati 916FP Racing
35SpainGregorio LAVILLA24Dunlop tyresDucati 916De Cecco Racing
39ItalyAlessandro GRAMIGNI29Michelin tyresDucati 916Gattolone Racing Team
41JapanNoriyuki HAGA23Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
44USAScott RUSSELL33Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
45USAColin EDWARDS24Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
73South AfricaClinton PIENAAR28Michelin tyresDucati 916Moto Frisoli Ciba Vision
75South AfricaNoel HAARHOFF24Michelin tyresDucati 916Richard Knowles Ducati
76South AfricaIssy ZIMMERMAN?Ducati 916Autoplex Acenet Racing Team
111New ZealandAaron SLIGHT32Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda

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

Sources:

Official results/ Official attendance figures/ 1998⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠04 live TV coverage/ 1998⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠05 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1998⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠15 pg18⁠-⁠21/ msport.co.za/racereports/reports23.html/ troycorser.com/ Photos by Danie van Jaarsveld (motorpics.co.za)