1997-06-20 to 1997-06-22

World Superbike Italian Round

Monza (Permanent circuit, 5.7700 km)
Event permit: IMN 102/5
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 48 / Practised: 40 / Qualified: 31

Map of Monza circuit.

Entry list

2WFlag of New ZealandAaron SLIGHT31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
3WFlag of USAJohn KOCINSKI29Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
4WFlag of Great BritainCarl FOGARTY31Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
6WFlag of New ZealandSimon CRAFAR28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
7WFlag of ItalyPierfrancesco CHILI33Michelin tyresDucati 916Gattolone Racing
8WFlag of JapanAkira YANAGAWA25Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
9WFlag of Great BritainNeil HODGSON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
10WFlag of FranceChristian LAVIEILLE31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Honda France
11WFlag of USAMike HALE24Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
12WFlag of Great BritainJames WHITHAM30Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
13WFlag of AustriaAndreas MEKLAU30Michelin tyresDucati 916BLM Ducati Austria
14WFlag of Great BritainJames HAYDON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Gio.Ca.Moto
15WFlag of ItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPI29Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Italy Bertocchi
16WFlag of SwedenChrister LINDHOLM30Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Deutschland
17WFlag of SpainPere RIBA28Michelin tyresHonda RC45White Endurance Team
20WFlag of FranceJean-Philippe RUGGIA31Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Motor France
21WFlag of GermanyJochen SCHMID33Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Green Kawasaki Deutschland
22WFlag of USAScott RUSSELL32Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
27WFlag of FranceJean-Marc DELÉTANG31Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha Motor France
31WFlag of SloveniaIgor JERMAN21Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam MD Depala Vas
34WFlag of ItalyLino PITTALUGA?Yamaha YZF750Motopiù Racing
35WFlag of ItalyDario MARCHETTI36Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750Kawasaki Pro Racer
45WFlag of USAColin EDWARDS23Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
51EFlag of GermanyUdo MARK33Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Suzuki Deutschland
52EFlag of GreeceEmmanouil PALLIS33Dunlop tyresDucati 916Mamidakis
53EFlag of GreeceNikolaos VOUKAKIS?Kawasaki ZXR750Mamidakis
54EFlag of FranceJosé KUHN24KawasakiPuissance 3
55EFlag of FranceJean-Louis TRANOIS36KawasakiPuissance 3
56EFlag of ItalyPaolo BALZAROTTI?DucatiAlpi Racing Team
57EFlag of ItalyFabrizio BIASION33Kawasaki ZXR750Team Marabà
58EFlag of ItalyRoberto BOSIO43DucatiAlpi Racing Team
59EFlag of GermanyAnton GRUSCHKA33Metzeler tyresYamaha YZF750Bauer Racing Germany
60EFlag of AustriaGerhard ESTERER39Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750MSC-Rottenegg
61EFlag of ItalyBruno SCATOLA37Kawasaki ZXR750Motor Power
62EFlag of ItalyVittorio SCATOLA38Yamaha YZF750Motor Power
63EFlag of ItalyGiorgio CANTALUPO35Michelin tyresDucati 916Moto Club Augusta Praetoria
64EFlag of ItalyMarco GERBAUDO28DucatiAlpi Racing Team
65EFlag of Czech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKA23Dunlop tyresHonda RC45SBK Team JM
66EFlag of ItalyRiccardo LEONETTI?Yamaha YZF750Solandra 2
67EFlag of FinlandErkka KORPIAHO29Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750RKM Racing
68EFlag of ItalyRedamo ASSIRELLI26Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Team Pirelli
69EFlag of CroatiaLuigi ALJINOVIĆ?Ducati 888Kvarner Racing Team
70EFlag of AustriaChristian ZWEDORN31HondaHonda Austria
71EFlag of Czech RepublicOndřej LELEK35Michelin tyresHonda RC45Racing Team Fiomo
72EFlag of ItalyPaolo MALVINI?Pirelli tyresDucati 916Pirelli De Cecco Racing
73EFlag of ItalyIvo ARNOLDI32Ducati
74EFlag of ItalyPaolo BOSETTI48Ducati 916
75EFlag of Czech RepublicMichal BURSA34Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRMotostar Team

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

Rider notes

#9 Hodgson: Injured in motocross training accident.


Official results/ Official entry list/ 1997⁠-⁠06⁠-⁠22 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1997⁠-⁠07⁠-⁠02 pg12⁠-⁠14/ Moto Revue n3287 pg70⁠-⁠74/ bikenet.co.uk/ ducaticorse⁠-⁠advf.com/ monzanet.it/ superbike.it