1998-09-18 to 1998-09-20

Tsukuba Superbike Race

Tsukuba (Permanent circuit, 2.0700 km)
Attendance: 13,600
Entries: 47 / Practised: 41 / Qualified: 32

Sessions

  • Entry list available.Entry list
  • 18 Sep, Fri
  • No results.Free Practice - Group A
  • No results.Free Practice - Group B
  • 19 Sep, 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
  • 20 Sep, Sun
  • Results are available.Warm-Up
  • Results are available.Final
  • Final

    Scheduled duration: 30 laps
    Started: 32 / Classified: 24

    Scheduled start time: 14:40
    Weather: Sunny / Track: Dry

    P.#Cl.RiderBikeLapsTimeGapKM/HBest LapOnGr.
    15JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda3029:26.399126.560:57.86863
    26JapanAkira RYOSuzuki3029:26.9820.583126.520:58.09134
    33JapanYuichi TAKEDAHonda3029:45.08018.681125.240:58.62737
    44JapanWataru YOSHIKAWAYamaha3029:45.30418.905125.220:58.611210
    598JapanAtsushi WATANABESuzuki3029:47.20820.809125.090:58.40025
    651JapanKensuke HAGAYamaha3029:47.63321.234125.060:58.61229
    712JapanHitoyasu IZUTSUKawasaki3029:50.67124.272124.850:58.887313
    845JapanToshiyuki HAMAGUCHISuzuki3029:55.44429.045124.520:58.681211
    98JapanTamaki SERIZAWAKawasaki3029:58.15031.751124.330:58.16532
    1013JapanManabu KAMADAHonda3030:07.26440.865123.700:59.376412
    1126SNKJapanRyuji TSURUTAKawasaki3030:16.81150.412123.050:59.494714
    1216JapanKatsunori HASEGAWAYamaha3030:20.77354.374122.781:00.1552616
    13916JapanIchiro ASAIDucati3030:22.84656.447122.641:00.1121717
    1459JapanToshiyuki ARAKAKIHonda3030:24.98358.584122.501:00.1051019
    1585SNKJapanTakashi TODAYamaha2929:40.5671 lap121.371:00.274518
    1648JapanTakayuki SUZUKIHonda2929:41.0951 lap121.331:00.4591822
    1786JapanKatsuteru HAYASHIYamaha2929:41.6851 lap121.291:00.701225
    1821JapanTomohiko KANEYASUHonda2929:44.4971 lap121.101:00.770320
    1931JapanHideo SENMYOHonda2929:49.2751 lap120.781:00.9131327
    2088JapanHiroshi MARUYAMAHonda2929:57.1091 lap120.251:00.932526
    2138JapanKen'ichiro NAKAMURAHonda2929:57.4031 lap120.231:00.911824
    2271JapanKatsuhito KOSHIYAMAHonda2929:57.7191 lap120.211:00.913528
    2387JapanHidetaka NOJIMAYamaha2930:01.4341 lap119.961:00.924531
    2489JapanKen'ichi SHIMODAKawasaki2829:59.2292 laps115.971:02.023530
    RT60JapanToshitake MATSUSHITAKawasaki20--.------0:58.216232
    RT7JapanShin'ya TAKEISHIKawasaki20--.------1:01.23971
    RT63JapanRyuichi OSAKISuzuki18--.------1:01.1101733
    RT73JapanKoji KINOSHITAHonda15--.------1:01.647529
    RT30JapanTakuma YAMAMOTOKawasaki13--.------1:00.175415
    RT36JapanTakahiro SOHWAHonda11--.------0:58.66428
    RT9JapanKeiichi KITAGAWASuzuki7--.------0:58.22356
    RT53JapanNaoji YAMAZAKIKawasaki7--.------1:00.180521
    NS41JapanJun'ichi KATOYamahaNot started23
    Fastest lap5JapanShin'ichi ITOHonda0:57.868 on lap 6128.78 km/h

    Rider notes

    #63 Osaki: Promoted to grid as reserve rider.

    #7 Takeishi, #8 Serizawa: Fined for overtaking under yellow flags.

    Sources:

    Official entry list/ Official program/ Official grid sheet/ MotorLand2 TV coverage/ MFJ Magazine No. 352 1999⁠-⁠01 pg60⁠-⁠62/ asahi⁠-⁠net.or.jp/~hi2m⁠-⁠msn/ bike.ne.jp/ europark.com/ honda.co.jp/motorsports/ motoracing⁠-⁠japan.com