1997-09-19 to 1997-09-21

Tsukuba Superbike Race

Tsukuba (Permanent circuit, 2.0700 km)
Attendance: 14,590
Entries: 39 / Practised: 34 / Qualified: 32

Map of Tsukuba circuit.


  • Entry list available.Entry list
  • 20 Sep, Sat
  • No results.Qualifying 1
  • No results.Qualifying 2
  • Qualifying times available.Overall qualifying
  • 21 Sep, Sun
  • No results.Warm-Up
  • Results are available.Final
  • Entry list

    2Flag of JapanAkira RYO29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
    4Flag of JapanKeiichi KITAGAWA30Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Lucky Strike Suzuki
    5Flag of JapanKatsuaki FUJIWARA22Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Lucky Strike Suzuki
    6Flag of JapanShin'ya TAKEISHI29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
    8Flag of JapanNoriyuki HAGA22Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Marlboro YAMAHA
    11Flag of JapanTamaki SERIZAWA24Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Yoshimura SUZUKI GP1 PLUS
    14Flag of JapanHitoyasu IZUTSU26Dunlop tyresDucati 916Team Foundation
    17Flag of JapanKatsunori HASEGAWA29Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750PJ1 MAX & RC SUGO
    18Flag of JapanTomohiko KANEYASU36Honda RC45Defi T. KANEYASU
    20Flag of JapanWataru YOSHIKAWA27Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Marlboro YAMAHA
    21Flag of JapanManabu KAMADA27Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Team SAKURAI Honda
    24Flag of JapanHideo SENMYO32Honda RC45Kouyou-kai Dream Racing
    28Flag of JapanTohru OHYA?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45TEAM KANEYASU
    29Flag of JapanYuji HARAGUCHI?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Sofukai • Suzuka Racing Team
    30Flag of JapanYukihiro AOYANAGI?Yamaha YZF750SWIFT • R MOTUL
    31Flag of JapanShin'ya NAKATANI27Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam HANSHIN Riding School
    33Flag of JapanMasayuki YAMANAKA?Honda RC45Racing Team HONEYBEE
    35Flag of JapanKazuhiro IMURA?Kawasaki ZXR750Castrol Team BOMBER
    37Flag of JapanHideaki TSUTSUI30Kawasaki ZX-7RRMRD T-CRAFT
    41Flag of JapanTakahiro SOHWA32Michelin tyresHonda RC45K's GARAGE SOHWA
    42Flag of JapanHideaki NARUMI?Honda RC45Almighty's RP Tire House
    45Flag of JapanYuichi TAKEDA19Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Castrol HONDA
    47Flag of JapanKiyokazu SATO?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45TAKADA Eng ATS
    51Flag of JapanHiroshi OTA?Honda RC45Honda Blue Helmets MSC
    52Flag of JapanKen'ichi YANAGI?Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZXR750Team Shirota
    56Flag of JapanHitoshi TANIGUCHI?Yamaha YZF750Companion Friends & Moto Katayanagi
    63Flag of JapanRyuichi OSAKI?Bridgestone tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Mikuni TELLY&KALLY
    66Flag of JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURA29Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Honda Blue Helmets MSC
    67Flag of JapanTamotsu MIZUSAWA?Kawasaki ZX-7RRGREEN CLUB Yamashina Kawasaki
    69Flag of JapanYasushi SEKIDO?Yamaha YZF750RS-Katakura / YSP Hachioji
    71Flag of JapanKatsuhito KOSHIYAMA?Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Team SAKURAI Honda
    72Flag of JapanShin'ichi ITO30Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol HONDA
    77Flag of JapanKousuke AKIYOSHI22Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Lucky Strike Suzuki
    78Flag of JapanKatsushi FUJIBAYASHI?Yamaha YZF750PJ1 & SUGAYA SPEED
    79Flag of JapanHideaki FUKUYAMA?Suzuki GSX-R750Sawa to Kumo&Gojippo Hyappo
    80Flag of JapanMasakatsu MURAKAMI?Yamaha YZF750RS-Katakura / YSP Hachioji
    81Flag of JapanMasayuki TAKAHARA?Yamaha YZF750EISHIN Racing Team
    82Flag of JapanKen'ichi SHIMODA?Kawasaki ZX-7RRTeam MSL & LEAF Engine
    831Flag of JapanNoboru KAMIYA?Honda RC45Radio Shonan & SAKURAI Honda

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


    Official results/ MotorLand2 TV coverage/ MFJ Magazine No. 330 1997⁠-⁠01/02 pg15/ MFJ Magazine No. 341 1998⁠-⁠01/02 pg64⁠-⁠66/ europark.com/ Motoracing⁠-⁠japan.com/ yamaha⁠-⁠motor.co.jp/ Photos from roadrace.jog.buttobi.net