1998-09-04 to 1998-09-06

Suzuka Superbike Race

Suzuka (Permanent circuit, 5.8640 km)
Attendance: 18,000
Entries: 61 / Practised: 54 / Qualified: 44

Final

Scheduled duration: 20 laps
Started: 44 / Classified: 32

Scheduled start time: 14:00
Weather: Raining / Track: Wet

P.#Cl.RiderBikeLapsTimeGapKM/HBest LapOnGr.
17JapanShin'ya TAKEISHIKawasaki2050:08.044140.362:28.0951
23JapanYuichi TAKEDAHonda2050:11.4503.406140.202:29.2247
336JapanTakahiro SOHWAHonda2050:11.5533.509140.202:29.24012
49JapanKeiichi KITAGAWASuzuki2050:34.04926.005139.162:30.3525
56JapanAkira RYOSuzuki2050:37.88729.843138.982:29.2164
645JapanToshiyuki HAMAGUCHISuzuki2051:13.8941:05.850137.352:31.16711
798JapanAtsushi WATANABESuzuki2051:17.8781:09.834137.182:30.76410
859JapanToshiyuki ARAKAKIHonda2051:19.1241:11.080137.122:31.21420
912JapanHitoyasu IZUTSUKawasaki2051:20.4741:12.430137.062:31.5278
1048SNKJapanShin'ichiro IMAIKawasaki2051:23.0611:15.017136.942:31.71522
114JapanWataru YOSHIKAWAYamaha2051:27.8391:19.795136.732:33.0633
1240SNKJapanKazuki SHIMIZUKawasaki2051:32.2801:24.236136.542:32.46919
1321JapanTomohiko KANEYASUHonda2051:54.7151:46.671135.552:32.91330
1427JapanShuya ARAIHonda2052:05.2321:57.188135.102:33.37627
1525JapanKei NASHIMOTOHonda2052:19.4862:11.442134.482:33.56438
1616JapanKatsunori HASEGAWAYamaha2052:27.9582:19.914134.122:34.33626
1774SNKJapanTakatoshi ONISHIYamaha2052:35.6482:27.604133.792:35.59325
1831JapanHideo SENMYOHonda2052:39.8192:31.775133.622:34.82134
1917JapanYuji HARAGUCHIHonda2052:41.6252:33.581133.542:35.99014
2030JapanTakuma YAMAMOTOKawasaki2052:41.9962:33.952133.532:35.94921
2165JapanMasaaki TSUKAMOTOHonda2052:43.7192:35.675133.452:35.81324
22916JapanIchiro ASAIDucati2052:43.7892:35.745133.452:35.36617
2341JapanJun'ichi KATOYamaha1950:22.0741 lap132.722:36.88818
2468JapanHiroaki KAWASESuzuki1950:28.6861 lap132.432:36.24136
2558SNKJapanTakaharu KISHIDAKawasaki1950:40.3281 lap131.932:36.75641
2626SNKJapanRyuji TSURUTAKawasaki1950:54.9521 lap131.292:37.48216
2763JapanRyuichi OSAKISuzuki1951:28.7211 lap129.862:40.04743
2850SNKJapanMinoru OUCHIDAKawasaki1951:41.1051 lap129.342:41.00944
2961SNKJapanHideto HOTTAKawasaki1952:09.6681 lap128.162:41.15639
3038JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURAHonda1952:57.9691 lap126.212:44.24629
3113JapanManabu KAMADAHonda1744:24.5693 laps134.682:35.14313
3244JapanYoshinobu TAKAHASHIHonda1643:28.7714 laps129.472:33.15515
RT8JapanTamaki SERIZAWAKawasaki1332:21.692---141.342:27.65976
RT5JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda1229:52.648Accident141.312:27.7822
RT75SNKJapanMakoto TOKINAGAYamaha1027:03.581---130.022:36.35237
RT24JapanYukihiro AOYANAGIYamaha718:50.747---130.692:38.91833
RT51JapanKensuke HAGAYamaha615:24.840Accident136.962:31.9149
RT55JapanYoshihiko TAKATSUTOHonda615:48.783---133.502:33.05632
RT29JapanIsami HIGASHIMURAKawasaki410:37.061---132.552:35.36823
RT54JapanHideki ONISHIKawasaki410:51.705---129.572:37.49835
RT77JapanKozo MINAMIKAWAYamaha38:29.473---124.312:44.04442
RT34JapanTakahiro FUKAMIYamaha38:43.534---120.972:50.45128
RT71JapanMamoru YAMAKAWAKawasaki12:57.401---119.002:57.40140
RT70JapanHiroki KOBAYASHISuzuki13:27.210---101.883:27.21031
Fastest lap8JapanTamaki SERIZAWAKawasaki2:27.659 on lap 7142.97 km/h

Rider notes

#13 Kamada, #44 Takahashi: Non-finisher, classified due to completing sufficient race distance.

#75 Tokinaga: Entered as bike number 46.

Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ Official program/ Official grid sheet/ MFJ Magazine No. 352 1999⁠-⁠01 pg60⁠-⁠62/ asahi⁠-⁠net.or.jp/~hi2m⁠-⁠msn/ bike.ne.jp/ europark.com/ honda.co.jp/motorsports/ moriwaki.co.jp/ motoracing⁠-⁠japan.com