1996 FIM Superbike World Championship

Between April 14 and October 27 1996, 147 riders competed in 24 races on 12 circuits.

Race summary

Key: E = total entries / P = total riders who practised / Q = total qualifiers / S = total starters / C = total classified finishers.

DateCircuitWinnerEPQSCConditionsDistanceAvg. KMH
1996-04-14 Misano John KOCINSKI / Ducati33313025Overcast / Dry101.50 km152.93 km/h
1996-04-14 Misano John KOCINSKI / Ducati33312918Sunny / Dry101.50 km153.16 km/h
1996-04-28 Donington Park Troy CORSER / Ducati4035353222Overcast / Dry104.60 km152.46 km/h
1996-04-28 Donington Park Troy CORSER / Ducati4035353123Cloudy / Dry104.60 km152.19 km/h
1996-05-12 Hockenheim Aaron SLIGHT / Honda4236342923Overcast / Dry95.09 km200.73 km/h
1996-05-12 Hockenheim Carl FOGARTY / Honda4236342919Cloudy / Dry95.09 km198.59 km/h
1996-06-16 Monza Carl FOGARTY / Honda4232323122Sunny / Dry103.86 km191.67 km/h
1996-06-16 Monza Pierfrancesco CHILI / Ducati4232322920Cloudy / Dry103.86 km190.96 km/h
1996-06-30 Brno Troy CORSER / Ducati4233323123Cloudy / Dry102.66 km154.48 km/h
1996-06-30 Brno Troy CORSER / Ducati4233322924Cloudy / Dry102.66 km154.07 km/h
1996-07-21 Laguna Seca John KOCINSKI / Ducati3925252516Sunny / Dry101.08 km147.73 km/h
1996-07-21 Laguna Seca Anthony GOBERT / Kawasaki3925252218Sunny / Dry101.08 km147.97 km/h
1996-08-04 Brands Hatch Pierfrancesco CHILI / Ducati3830303020Cloudy / Dry104.63 km169.21 km/h
1996-08-04 Brands Hatch Troy CORSER / Ducati3830303017Cloudy / Dry104.63 km169.57 km/h
1996-08-18 Sentul John KOCINSKI / Ducati30242318Sunny / Dry99.13 km159.41 km/h
1996-08-18 Sentul John KOCINSKI / Ducati30242316Cloudy / Dry99.13 km160.01 km/h
1996-08-25 Sugo Yuichi TAKEDA / Honda35353224Cloudy / Dry93.44 km145.61 km/h
1996-08-25 Sugo Takuma AOKI / Honda35353024Sunny / Dry93.44 km146.33 km/h
1996-09-08 Assen Carl FOGARTY / Honda3827262623Cloudy / Dry96.78 km173.25 km/h
1996-09-08 Assen Carl FOGARTY / Honda3827262517Cloudy / Dry96.78 km173.16 km/h
1996-10-06 Albacete Troy CORSER / Ducati3727272519Cloudy / Dry99.10 km136.63 km/h
1996-10-06 Albacete Troy CORSER / Ducati3727272520Cloudy / Dry92.02 km136.94 km/h
1996-10-27 Phillip Island Anthony GOBERT / Kawasaki38333123Cloudy / Dry97.90 km166.25 km/h
1996-10-27 Phillip Island Anthony GOBERT / Kawasaki38333022Cloudy / Dry97.90 km165.92 km/h

Rider statistics

Key: R = total races started / W = total wins / P = total podiums / PP = total pole positions / RT = total retirements / BF = best finish pos. / AF = average finish pos. / AP = average points scored per race / Fin. % = percentage of races finished / TL = total laps completed / BG = best grid position / AG = average grid position.

RiderPointsRWPPPRTBFAFAPFin. %TLBGAG
Aoki, Takuma30.02111615.00100.00 %501111
Archibald, Benn11919100.00 %222424
Ashton, Dean43161625.00 %612929
Assirelli, Redamo21212150.00 %282525
Barnes, Michael11RT0.00 %42121
Bontempi, Piergiorgio63.02339132.7486.96 %487614
Boustas, Ioannis5.018714180.2861.11 %3012226
Briggs, Steven11RT0.00 %12222
Buckingham, Alex42202250.00 %602529
Buckmaster, Damon3.02113131.5050.00 %281818
Bursa, Michal22122100.00 %372626
Casoli, Paolo70.022106103.1854.55 %358915
Chambon, Stéphane4.08114160.5087.50 %1481920
Chandler, Doug10.021665.0050.00 %3977
Chili, Pierfrancesco223.0232627159.7069.57 %41615
Cirafici, Bruno42182050.00 %362224
Connell, Craig3.0213161.50100.00 %442121
Corser, Troy369.024713541315.3883.33 %51912
Crafar, Simon180.02415277.5079.17 %47727
Craggill, Martin5.04311111.2525.00 %691313
Csismazia, Kurt11RT0.00 %12828
de Vries, Jeffry7.0212133.50100.00 %321616
Deletang, Jean-Marc22RT0.00 %232626
di Maso, Ferdinando1.06215190.1766.67 %852526
Duhamel, Miguel22RT0.00 %151010
Edwards, Colin248.0207212512.4095.00 %43114
Emmerson, David42161750.00 %742122
Emmett, Sean7.06212151.1766.67 %1091921
Esterer, Gerhard22021100.00 %372424
Ferracci, Florian21161650.00 %222626
Fogarty, Carl331.0244911413.7995.83 %53026
Fujiwara, Katsuaki21616100.00 %502323
Fujiwara, Norihiko20.025610.00100.00 %5044
Gavira González, Eustáquio21181850.00 %182424
Gavira González, Idalio11RT0.00 %202222
Giangiacomo, Antonio53192140.00 %482931
Giles, Shawn5.07313160.7157.14 %1101620
Gobert, Anthony167.0153641511.1373.33 %26724
Goddard, Peter19.02579.50100.00 %441010
Gramigni, Alessandro22RT0.00 %261717
Gruschka, Anton63161950.00 %602728
Haga, Noriyuki20.0112220.00100.00 %2599
Hale, Mike114.02224115.1890.91 %483915
Hänggeli, Bernard62212266.67 %1032327
Hasegawa, Katsunori21212150.00 %282525
Hodgson, Neil122.02014396.1080.00 %40337
Hofmann, Andreas21202050.00 %192323
Innamorati, Mario21616100.00 %542121
Izutsu, Hitoyasu11919100.00 %251919
Jefferies, David21717100.00 %522525
Jerman, Igor3.024414190.1383.33 %4831723
Kellenberger, Roger11.04110132.7575.00 %451316
Kitagawa, Keiichi10.0210115.00100.00 %5066
Kocinski, John337.024512331414.0487.50 %48413
Kusuma, Simon Yudha21181850.00 %252424
Lavilla Vidal, Gregorio9.0211124.50100.00 %541616
Lindholm, Christer58.01237104.8375.00 %226812
Mackenzie, Niall8.04111132.0075.00 %771414
Maillard, Eric21222250.00 %192525
Mark, Udo4.0212152.00100.00 %281515
Martin, Steve3.04214150.7550.00 %661616
Maxwell, Alistair22020100.00 %423232
McCarthy, Kirk81.02448123.3883.33 %4561014
Meklau, Andreas31.010110133.1090.00 %1831416
Middleton, Simon21212150.00 %322929
Miller, Mark21617100.00 %542525
Moodie, Jim3.04313130.7525.00 %482020
Morrison, Brian11.04111122.7575.00 %811516
Mrkývka, Jiří21242450.00 %303030
Muir, Shaun22RT0.00 %193131
Nukumi, Yukio3.02113131.5050.00 %391515
Orchard, John22222100.00 %403333
Paquay, Michael10.0191012150.5347.37 %2941819
Pegram, Larry6.0212133.00100.00 %561919
Phelan, John22RT0.00 %192727
Phillis, Rob9.010213150.9080.00 %1652021
Pittaluga, Lino22021100.00 %343131
Platacis, Heinz21222250.00 %262525
Pollheide, Uwe21232350.00 %162626
Randolph, James11RT0.00 %102323
Rasmussen, Anders113161972.73 %1872429
Reynolds, John99.01935105.2184.21 %400710
Riba Cabana, Pere21181850.00 %312020
Rutter, Michael43181825.00 %521622
Ryo, Akira17.02688.50100.00 %501414
Sainz Agüero, Óscar22RT0.00 %352424
Sampson, Brett21717100.00 %482727
Scatola, Bruno21202050.00 %273030
Schick, Bernhard21191950.00 %282222
Schmid, Hermann22RT0.00 %143131
Schmid, Jochen23.01249131.9266.67 %2271315
Senmyo, Hideo22323100.00 %493131
Serizawa, Tamaki2.0215151.00100.00 %502222
Simpson, Ian2.04314140.5025.00 %652323
Slight, Aaron347.02411311414.4695.83 %53036
Smith, Mike2.0215151.00100.00 %561616
Sohwa, Takahiro21191950.00 %322727
Stafford, Craig22122100.00 %413030
Stringer, Ray43181825.00 %422021
Suzuki, Makoto21718100.00 %502020
Takeda, Yuichi25.021111112.5050.00 %4433
Takeishi, Shin'ya15.02797.50100.00 %501616
Thomas, Dean5.04114141.2575.00 %701919
Tsukamoto, Shoichi21212150.00 %442121
Vázquez Martínez-Anido, David21819100.00 %532323
Ward, Graham43202025.00 %412224
Whitham, James37.083694.6362.50 %142710
Wilshaw, Graeme21191950.00 %262828
Yanagawa, Akira11RT0.00 %2377
Yoshikawa, Wataru163.0201388.15100.00 %47629

Manufacturer statistics

Key: C = total competitors representing this manufacturer / R = total races started / W = total wins / P = total podiums / PP = total pole positions / RT = total retirements / BF = best finish pos. / AF = average finish pos. / AP = average points scored per race / Fin. % = percentage of races finished / TL = total laps completed / BG = best grid position / AG = average grid position.

ManufacturerPointsCRWPPPRTBFAFAPFin. %TLBGAG
Ducati521.036241432108711021.7168.13 %4949114
Honda430.01524724141817.9282.72 %1624212
Kawasaki300.03124374711412.5070.99 %2985217
Suzuki156.01224145126.5079.10 %1279615
Yamaha308.01724921721112.8381.52 %1776115