1998-09-25 to 1998-09-27

MCN British Superbike Championship Rounds 23 & 24

Donington Park (Permanent circuit, 4.0230 km)
Entries: 42 / Practised: 28 / Qualified: 27

Map of Donington Park circuit.

Race 2

Scheduled duration: 16 laps
Started: 22 / Classified: 12

Scheduled start time: 16:10
Weather: Misty / Track: Damp

P.#Cl.RiderBikeLapsTimeGapKM/HBest LapOnGr.
13Flag of Great BritainMichael RUTTERHonda1017:38.175136.871:40.69145
243Flag of Great BritainMatt LLEWELLYNDucati916:12.4601 lap134.041:41.45746
37Flag of Great BritainTerry RYMERSuzuki916:25.1831 lap132.311:43.320411
48Flag of Great BritainJames HAYDONSuzuki916:25.8001 lap132.221:40.48949
52Flag of Great BritainChris WALKERKawasaki916:38.9731 lap130.481:42.28711
640PFlag of Great BritainDave WOODKawasaki916:45.9151 lap129.581:44.648415
74Flag of Great BritainJohn REYNOLDSDucati917:05.4631 lap127.111:45.07042
821PFlag of Great BritainPhil GILESKawasaki917:07.3681 lap126.871:47.380214
988PFlag of Great BritainColin HIPWELLSuzuki816:00.6782 laps120.601:51.683321
1020PFlag of Great BritainNigel NOTTINGHAMYamaha816:02.1772 laps120.421:51.814320
1152PFlag of Great BritainFrancis WILLIAMSONYamaha816:41.4252 laps115.701:57.124322
1231PFlag of Great BritainDave REDGATEKawasaki717:10.5793 laps98.371:58.477223
RT6Flag of Great BritainIain MacPHERSONKawasaki814:19.669Accident134.781:43.800410
RT32Flag of AustraliaTroy BAYLISSDucati610:19.321Accident140.311:41.27847
RT22Flag of Great BritainIan SIMPSONHonda35:30.307---131.541:50.550212
RT12PFlag of Great BritainBrett SAMPSONKawasaki35:53.194---123.021:52.076217
RT1Flag of Great BritainNiall MACKENZIEYamaha23:58.580---121.411:55.78313
RT5Flag of Great BritainSean EMMETTDucati23:59.426---120.981:57.56018
RT96PFlag of Great BritainSteve MARKSKawasaki24:06.408---117.552:01.409125
RT38PFlag of Great BritainMark DITCHFIELDHonda24:16.734---112.822:07.850124
RT25PFlag of Great BritainRoger SMITHYamaha24:21.130---110.922:11.935126
RT11Flag of Great BritainSteve HISLOPYamaha12:05.796---115.132:05.79614
NS16PFlag of Great BritainMax VINCENTKawasakiNot started13
NS14PFlag of Great BritainPeter GRAVESDucatiMechanical16
NS37PFlag of Great BritainJim MOODIEHondaWithdrew18
NS19PFlag of Great BritainDave HEALHondaNot started19
NS23PFlag of Great BritainNeil CRAYKawasakiNot started27
Fastest lap8Flag of Great BritainJames HAYDONSuzuki1:40.489 on lap 4144.12 km/h

Red-flagged on lap 10 due to lack of visibility. Results taken from time of red flag.

Rider notes

#37 Moodie: Withdrew after qualifying due to uncompetitive machinery.

#3 Rutter: Some sources show 9 laps completed & race time of 15:47.471.

#2 Walker, #8 Haydon: Crashed and remounted.


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