1998-05-29 to 1998-05-31

Suzuka Superbike 200km Race

Suzuka (Permanent circuit, 5.8640 km)
Attendance: 22,000
Entries: 76 / Practised: 67 / Qualified: 44

Sessions

  • Entry list available.Entry list
  • 29 May, Fri
  • No results.Free Practice 1 - Group A
  • No results.Free Practice 1 - Group B
  • No results.Free Practice 2 - Group A
  • No results.Free Practice 2 - Group B
  • 30 May, Sat
  • Results are available.Qualifying 1 - Group A
  • Results are available.Qualifying 1 - Group B
  • Results are available.Qualifying 2 - Group A
  • Results are available.Qualifying 2 - Group B
  • Qualifying times available.Overall qualifying
  • 31 May, Sun
  • Results are available.Warm-Up
  • Results are available.Final
  • Final

    Scheduled duration: 35 laps
    Started: 44 / Classified: 29

    Scheduled start time: 14:15
    Weather: Sunny / Track: Dry

    P.#Cl.RiderBikeLapsTimeGapKM/HBest LapOnGr.
    15JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda351:17:20.861159.212:09.85621
    29JapanKeiichi KITAGAWASuzuki351:17:33.17812.317158.792:10.6395
    34JapanWataru YOSHIKAWAYamaha351:17:36.95216.091158.662:11.4147
    451JapanKensuke HAGAYamaha351:17:40.60119.740158.532:11.68010
    56JapanAkira RYOSuzuki351:17:40.67219.811158.532:11.4179
    67JapanShin'ya TAKEISHIKawasaki351:17:44.50123.640158.402:10.5062
    71JapanNoriyuki HAGAYamaha351:17:51.83230.971158.152:10.7413
    812JapanHitoyasu IZUTSUKawasaki351:18:36.2771:15.416156.662:10.6528
    93JapanYuichi TAKEDAHonda351:18:58.5781:37.717155.932:10.6424
    1019JapanOsamu NISHIJIMAKawasaki351:19:16.9251:56.064155.322:13.66012
    1167JapanNaoto OGURASuzuki351:19:26.2822:05.421155.022:14.20814
    1213JapanManabu KAMADAHonda351:19:29.0792:08.218154.932:13.22515
    1356Great BritainNeil HODGSONKawasaki351:19:29.2682:08.407154.922:12.97817
    1427JapanShuya ARAIHonda341:17:48.7141 lap153.742:14.54323
    1516JapanKatsunori HASEGAWAYamaha341:17:57.9351 lap153.432:14.90016
    1644JapanYoshinobu TAKAHASHIHonda341:18:01.9791 lap153.302:15.43022
    1740JapanKazuki SHIMIZUKawasaki341:18:13.6821 lap152.922:14.66032
    1817JapanYuji HARAGUCHIHonda341:18:14.4251 lap152.892:14.83641
    1926SNKJapanRyuji TSURUTAKawasaki341:18:18.8941 lap152.752:15.59736
    2099SNKJapanYoshiteru KONISHIHonda341:18:24.9301 lap152.552:15.93734
    2148JapanTakayuki SUZUKIHonda341:18:27.7431 lap152.462:15.40926
    2253SNKJapanShin'ichiro IMAIKawasaki341:18:40.7331 lap152.042:16.16535
    2335JapanTamotsu MIZUSAWAKawasaki341:18:41.7081 lap152.012:16.06633
    2434JapanTakahiro FUKAMIYamaha341:18:50.2991 lap151.742:16.30137
    2568JapanHideki ONISHIKawasaki341:19:01.5071 lap151.382:16.28840
    2638JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURAHonda341:19:06.5141 lap151.222:16.47430
    2763JapanRyuichi OSAKISuzuki331:17:25.5912 laps149.962:17.15343
    2849JapanYoshinori KAMIMURAHonda331:17:50.9602 laps149.142:17.35844
    2970JapanYusuke TAKEYAMAYamaha261:01:38.9389 laps148.392:15.73225
    RT55JapanYoshihiko TAKATSUTOHonda2455:45.958---151.422:16.42642
    RT72JapanNaoshi NAKAGAWAHonda1943:19.420---154.302:15.13231
    RT21JapanTomohiko KANEYASUHonda1432:06.626---153.402:16.22029
    RT32JapanToshiya KOBAYASHIHonda1329:27.617---155.262:14.13924
    RT41JapanJun'ichi KATOYamaha1227:04.193---155.972:13.45320
    RT65JapanMasaaki TSUKAMOTOHonda1227:29.151---153.612:15.70227
    RT46SNKJapanMakoto TOKINAGAYamaha1228:55.636---145.962:16.03538
    RT36JapanTakahiro SOHWAHonda1124:37.841---157.132:12.89711
    RT24JapanYukihiro AOYANAGIYamaha1022:36.411---155.632:13.98821
    RT8JapanTamaki SERIZAWAKawasaki817:56.627---156.862:12.92218
    RT82JapanHiroki KOBAYASHISuzuki717:31.281---140.562:15.31728
    RT45JapanToshiyuki HAMAGUCHISuzuki613:21.096---158.112:11.8636
    RT916JapanIchiro ASAIDucati511:34.010---152.092:15.21219
    RT84SNKJapanTakatoshi ONISHIYamaha24:45.865---147.692:17.38939
    RT29JapanIsami HIGASHIMURAKawasaki116:56.653---20.7616:56.65313
    Fastest lap5JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda2:09.856 on lap 2162.57 km/h

    Rider notes

    #70 Takeyama: Non-finisher, classified due to completing sufficient race distance.

    Sources:

    Official results/ Official entry list/ Official program/ Official grid sheet/ MFJ Magazine No. 352 1999⁠-⁠01 pg60⁠-⁠62/ bike.ne.jp/ europark.com/ honda.co.jp/motorsports/ moriwaki.co.jp/ motoracing⁠-⁠japan.com/ Photos by roadrace.jog.buttobi.net