1996-08-23 to 1996-08-25

World Superbike Japanese Round

Sugo (Permanent circuit, 3.7375 km)
Attendance: 21,500
Event permit: IMN 102/10
Timekeepers: SEIKO Timing
Entries: 35 / Practised: 35 / Qualified: 35

Map of Sugo circuit.


  • Entry list available.Entry list
  • 23 Aug, Fri
  • No results.Free Practice 1
  • Results are available.Qualifying 1
  • 24 Aug, Sat
  • No results.Free Practice 2
  • Results are available.Qualifying 2
  • Qualifying times available.Overall qualifying
  • 25 Aug, Sun
  • No results.Warm-Up
  • Results are available.Race 1
  • Results are available.Race 2
  • Entry list

    1Flag of Great BritainCarl FOGARTY31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
    2Flag of AustraliaTroy CORSER24Michelin tyresDucati 916Promotor Power Horse
    3Flag of New ZealandAaron SLIGHT30Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
    5Flag of JapanWataru YOSHIKAWA26Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
    6Flag of New ZealandSimon CRAFAR27Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Kawasaki Muzzy
    7Flag of ItalyPierfrancesco CHILI32Michelin tyresDucati 916Team Gattolone
    8Flag of ItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPI28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Italy Bertocchi
    9Flag of Great BritainNeil HODGSON22Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse
    10Flag of Great BritainJohn REYNOLDS33Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
    11Flag of USAJohn KOCINSKI28Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse
    16Flag of ItalyPaolo CASOLI31Michelin tyresDucati 916Gio.Ca.Moto
    17Flag of JapanKeiichi KITAGAWA29Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Lucky Strike Suzuki
    18Flag of SloveniaIgor JERMAN21Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTaurus Bertocchi
    36Flag of AustraliaKirk McCARTHY26Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
    38Flag of GreeceIoannis BOUSTAS23Michelin tyresDucati 916Marlboro Team Boustas
    41Flag of BelgiumMichael PAQUAY24Pirelli tyresDucati 916Alstare Corona Extra
    45Flag of USAColin EDWARDS22Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
    46Flag of AustraliaRob PHILLIS40Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RREmil Weber Racing Team
    50Flag of JapanTakuma AOKI22Michelin tyresHonda RC45HRC Honda Racing
    51Flag of JapanNorihiko FUJIWARA29Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Racing Team
    52Flag of JapanKatsuaki FUJIWARA21Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Lucky Strike Suzuki
    53Flag of JapanYuichi TAKEDA18Michelin tyresHonda RC45HRC Honda Racing
    54Flag of JapanMakoto SUZUKI32Michelin tyresDucati 916Team Katayama
    55Flag of JapanYukio NUKUMI30Dunlop tyresDucati 916Team Foundation
    56Flag of JapanHitoyasu IZUTSU25Dunlop tyresDucati 916Team Foundation
    57Flag of JapanNoriyuki HAGA21Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Techno Motor Engineering
    58Flag of JapanShin'ya TAKEISHI28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
    59Flag of JapanAkira RYO28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
    60Flag of JapanAkira YANAGAWA25Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
    61Flag of JapanShoichi TSUKAMOTO36Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
    62Flag of JapanHideo SENMYO31Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Kouyou-kai Dream Racing Team
    63Flag of JapanKatsunori HASEGAWA28Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750PJ-1 Max Klever & RC Sugo
    65Flag of JapanTamaki SERIZAWA23Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Yoshimura Suzuki GP-1 Plus
    66Flag of JapanTakahiro SOHWA30Michelin tyresHonda RC45Team Taketani Honda
    67Flag of USAMike HALE23Michelin tyresDucati 916Promotor Power Horse

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


    Official results/ Official entry list/ 1996⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠25 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1996⁠-⁠09⁠-⁠04 pg20⁠-⁠22/ www.ask.or.jp/~klever