1997-09-12 to 1997-09-14

MCN British Superbike Championship Rounds 19 & 20

Brands Hatch (Permanent circuit, 4.1850 km)
Attendance: 15,000
Entries: 38 / Practised: 30 / Qualified: 29

Map of Brands Hatch circuit.


  • Entry list available.Entry list
  • 12 Sep, Fri
  • Results are available.Free Practice 1
  • No results.Free Practice 2
  • 13 Sep, Sat
  • Results are available.Qualifying 1
  • Results are available.Qualifying 2
  • Qualifying times available.Overall qualifying
  • 14 Sep, Sun
  • Results are available.Warm-Up
  • Results are available.Race 1
  • Results are available.Race 2
  • Free Practice 1

    Scheduled duration: 25 mins
    Started: 23 / Classified: 23

    Scheduled start time: 14:00
    Weather: Heavy rain / Track: Flooded

    P.#Cl.RiderBikeBest LapGapKM/HOnLaps
    14Flag of Great BritainMichael RUTTERHonda1:43.144146.0755
    22Flag of Great BritainChris WALKERYamaha1:43.6880.544145.3056
    377PFlag of Great BritainBrett SAMPSONKawasaki1:44.5311.387144.1333
    411PFlag of Great BritainSteve HISLOPKawasaki1:45.1161.972143.3344
    523Flag of Great BritainDave HEALHonda1:47.4694.325140.1935
    61Flag of Great BritainNiall MACKENZIEYamaha1:48.9065.762138.3434
    77PFlag of Great BritainRay STRINGERKawasaki1:49.0575.913138.1522
    818PFlag of Great BritainNeil BAKERKawasaki1:51.0867.942135.6244
    948PFlag of Great BritainAlex BUCKINGHAMKawasaki1:52.0558.911134.4533
    1038PFlag of Great BritainJamie GREENYamaha1:52.3139.169134.1447
    115Flag of Great BritainSean EMMETTDucati1:52.7699.625133.6023
    1231PFlag of Great BritainDavid HIGGINSSuzuki1:53.0189.874133.3167
    1333Flag of Great BritainJohn REYNOLDSDucati1:53.47410.330132.7734
    1426PFlag of Great BritainColin HIPWELLKawasaki1:53.72910.585132.4746
    1544PFlag of Great BritainTom KNIGHTDucati1:54.32011.176131.7945
    1622Flag of Great BritainIan SIMPSONDucati1:54.59211.448131.4833
    1710PFlag of Great BritainPete JENNINGSKawasaki1:55.66612.522130.2522
    1820Flag of Great BritainMatt LLEWELLYNSuzuki1:57.79414.650127.9022
    1913Flag of Great BritainIain MacPHERSONKawasaki1:58.33515.191127.3288
    2047PFlag of Great BritainScott HANNEYSuzuki1:59.44816.304126.1355
    213Flag of Great BritainTerry RYMERKawasaki2:01.05817.914124.4545
    2236PFlag of Great BritainJames BUNTONYamaha7:10.7665:27.62234.9722
    2321Flag of Great BritainJim MOODIESuzuki8:51.0627:07.91828.3711

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