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

Free Practice 1

Scheduled duration: 60 mins
Started: 21 / Classified: 21

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

P.#RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLapsSpd.
111AustraliaTroy CORSERMichelin tyresDucati1:45.923144.891821138.3
27ItalyPierfrancesco CHILIMichelin tyresDucati1:46.2530.330144.442020137.8
344USAScott RUSSELLMichelin tyresYamaha1:46.2570.334144.432728138.8
4111New ZealandAaron SLIGHTMichelin tyresHonda1:46.3600.437144.292124138.8
56AustraliaPeter GODDARDDunlop tyresSuzuki1:46.5670.644144.011722137.2
645USAColin EDWARDSMichelin tyresHonda1:46.7710.848143.742525136.5
72Great BritainCarl FOGARTYMichelin tyresDucati1:47.0551.132143.352626135.3
839ItalyAlessandro GRAMIGNIMichelin tyresDucati1:47.1571.234143.222427141.8
94JapanAkira YANAGAWADunlop tyresKawasaki1:47.5891.666142.642324132.5
1035SpainGregorio LAVILLADunlop tyresDucati1:47.8451.922142.302323141.2
1141JapanNoriyuki HAGADunlop tyresYamaha1:47.8651.942142.282527137.1
128Great BritainJames WHITHAMDunlop tyresSuzuki1:48.1662.243141.882728141.4
135Great BritainNeil HODGSONDunlop tyresKawasaki1:48.5732.650141.352525136.2
1475South AfricaNoel HAARHOFFMichelin tyresDucati1:49.0183.095140.771616136.5
1519ItalyLucio PEDERCINIMichelin tyresDucati1:49.4853.562140.171925136.4
1615SloveniaIgor JERMANMichelin tyresKawasaki1:50.0294.106139.482222132.0
179ItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPIDunlop tyresKawasaki1:50.7484.825138.571923135.3
1827FranceFrédéric PROTATMichelin tyresDucati1:51.1545.231138.071515137.2
1910New ZealandAndrew STROUDDunlop tyresKawasaki1:52.4336.510136.501319133.8
2073South AfricaClinton PIENAARMichelin tyresDucati1:52.7166.793136.151819134.3
2176South AfricaIssy ZIMMERMANDucati1:58.48712.564129.5255127.2
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)