1998-07-31 to 1998-08-02

World Superbike European Round

Brands Hatch (Permanent circuit, 4.1850 km)
Attendance: 104,000 (3-day)
Event permit: IMN 102/10
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 34 / Practised: 29 / Qualified: 29

Map of Brands Hatch circuit.

Entry list

2Flag of Great BritainCarl FOGARTY33Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Performance
5Flag of Great BritainNeil HODGSON24Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
6Flag of AustraliaPeter GODDARD34Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
7Flag of ItalyPierfrancesco CHILI34Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati ADVF
8Flag of Great BritainJames WHITHAM31Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
10Flag of New ZealandAndrew STROUD30Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRAndrew Stroud Racing
11Flag of AustraliaTroy CORSER26Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati ADVF
15Flag of SloveniaIgor JERMAN23Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Bertocchi
19Flag of ItalyLucio PEDERCINI25Michelin tyresDucati 916Team Pedercini
27Flag of FranceFrédéric PROTAT32Michelin tyresDucati 916FP Racing
31Flag of Great BritainNiall MACKENZIE37Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Cadbury Boost Yamaha
32Flag of AustraliaTroy BAYLISS29Dunlop tyresDucati 916Team GSE Ducati
35Flag of SpainGregorio LAVILLA24Dunlop tyresDucati 916De Cecco Racing
37Flag of Great BritainTerry RYMER31Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Crescent Suzuki
38Flag of Great BritainJames HAYDON24Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Crescent Suzuki
39Flag of ItalyAlessandro GRAMIGNI29Michelin tyresDucati 916Gattolone Racing Team
41Flag of JapanNoriyuki HAGA23Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
42Flag of Great BritainChris WALKER26Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Kawasaki UK
44Flag of USAScott RUSSELL33Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
45Flag of USAColin EDWARDS24Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
49Flag of Great BritainJohn REYNOLDS35Michelin tyresDucati 916Revé Red Bull Ducati
50Flag of Czech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKA24Michelin tyresHonda RC45SBK Team JM
51Flag of Great BritainSteve HISLOP36Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Cadbury Boost Yamaha
53Flag of SlovakiaVladimír KARBAN30Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Karban Racing Team
54Flag of Great BritainIain MacPHERSON30Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Kawasaki UK
55Flag of JapanHitoyasu IZUTSU27Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
56Flag of Great BritainSean EMMETT28Michelin tyresDucati 916Revé Red Bull Ducati
59Flag of Great BritainPhil GILES23Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRSunquest Holidays
60Flag of Great BritainPeter GRAVES32Dunlop tyresDucati 916Peter Graves Racing
64Flag of Great BritainMatt LLEWELLYN30Dunlop tyresDucati 916Team GSE Ducati
66Flag of Great BritainBrett SAMPSON29Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRGT Motorcycles Plymouth
67Flag of Great BritainMax VINCENT?Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRSabre Racing
68Flag of Great BritainSteve MARKS35Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750Clifford James Footwear
111Flag of New ZealandAaron SLIGHT32Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda

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


Official results/ Official entry list/ Official attendance figures/ 1998⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠01 live TV coverage/ 1998⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠02 live TV coverage/ AMCN Vol 48 No 3 pg84⁠-⁠86/ Cycle News 1998⁠-⁠08⁠-⁠12 pg20⁠-⁠22/ troycorser.com