1997-08-01 to 1997-08-03

Shell Australian Superbike Series

Oran Park (Permanent circuit, 2.6250 km)
Attendance: 45,000
Entries: 15 / Practised: 15 / Qualified: 15

Overall qualifying

P.#RiderBikeQ1Q2TimeKM/H
12AustraliaMartin CRAGGILLKawasaki1:10.44821:10.44321:10.4432134.15
219AustraliaShawn GILESHonda1:11.11991:10.67381:10.6738133.71
34AustraliaDamon BUCKMASTERKawasaki1:11.48051:10.69591:10.6959133.67
47AustraliaCraig CONNELLDucati1:11.32971:10.93411:10.9341133.22
55AustraliaSteve MARTINDucati1:11.51331:11.00321:11.0032133.09
63AustraliaTroy BAYLISSSuzuki1:11.12141:11.45621:11.1214132.87
768AustraliaMark WILLISSuzuki1:11.42001:11.4200132.32
828AustraliaGreg MOSSHonda1:11.75251:11.45741:11.4574132.25
969AustraliaBenn ARCHIBALDSuzuki1:11.88991:11.66711:11.6671131.86
1029AustraliaDaniele VANOLINIDucati1:13.23511:12.86721:12.8672129.69
1110AustraliaAlistair MAXWELLKawasaki1:13.23991:14.35301:13.2399129.03
12111AustraliaMalcolm CAMPBELLHunwick-Hallam1:15.13241:13.72891:13.7289128.17
1338AustraliaIan HAMBRIDGEKawasaki1:14.81011:14.04311:14.0431127.63
1478AustraliaKerry MILLSSuzuki1:16.19871:16.1987124.02
1524AustraliaJason BAILLIEKawasaki1:23.45381:21.00761:21.0076116.66

Positions in parentheses denote riders who either did not receive a grid space, failed to meet qualifying requirements or withdrew after qualifying.

Sources:

Official results/ 1997⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠03 Channel Ten live TV coverage/ AMCN Vol 47 No 4 pg100⁠-⁠103/ motorcycle.com RacEmail