1999-10-08 to 1999-10-10

World Superbike Japanese Round

Sugo (Permanent circuit, 3.7375 km)
Attendance: 40,500 (3-day)
Event permit: IMN 102/13
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 27 / Practised: 27 / Qualified: 27

Map of Sugo circuit.

Entry list

1Flag of Great BritainCarl FOGARTY34Michelin tyresDucati 996Ducati Performance
4Flag of JapanAkira YANAGAWA28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
5Flag of USAColin EDWARDS25Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
6Flag of SpainGregorio LAVILLA26Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
7Flag of ItalyPierfrancesco CHILI35Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Alstare Corona Suzuki
9Flag of AustraliaPeter GODDARD35Dunlop tyresAprilia RSV1000Aprilia Racing
11Flag of AustraliaTroy CORSER27Michelin tyresDucati 996Ducati Performance
16Flag of AustriaAndreas MEKLAU32Michelin tyresDucati 996Ducati Deutschland Team Remus
21Flag of JapanKatsuaki FUJIWARA24Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Alstare Corona Suzuki
23Flag of Czech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKA25Michelin tyresDucati 916JM Superbike Team
24Flag of SlovakiaVladimír KARBAN32Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Karban Racing Team Slovakia
33Flag of AustriaRobert ULM28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Bertocchi Gerin
38Flag of South AfricaLance ISAACS21Dunlop tyresDucati 996Ducati NCR Vodacom
41Flag of JapanNoriyuki HAGA24Michelin tyresYamaha YZF R7Yamaha World Superbike Team
56Flag of JapanWataru YOSHIKAWA30Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF R7Yamaha Racing Team
57Flag of JapanMakoto TAMADA22Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Team Kohtake RSC
58Flag of JapanTamaki SERIZAWA27Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
59Flag of JapanKeiichi KITAGAWA32Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Suzuki
60Flag of JapanShin'ya TAKEISHI32Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
61Flag of JapanHitoyasu IZUTSU28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing Team
64Flag of JapanAkira RYO31Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Suzuki
65Flag of JapanShin'ichi ITO32Michelin tyresHonda RC45Team Lucky Strike Honda
70Flag of ItalyGiovanni BUSSEI27Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Bertocchi
75Flag of JapanTakeshi TSUJIMURA25Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF R7Yamaha Racing Team
77Flag of JapanYuichi TAKEDA21Dunlop tyresHonda RC45Team Lucky Strike Honda
81Flag of JapanChojun KAMEYA22Dunlop tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Team Suzuki
111Flag of New ZealandAaron SLIGHT33Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda

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


Official results/ Official entry list/ Official timetable/ Official attendance figures/ 1999⁠-⁠10⁠-⁠13 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1999⁠-⁠10⁠-⁠20 pg6⁠-⁠9/ FIM press release 1999⁠-⁠10⁠-⁠04/ Yamaha WSBK press release 1999⁠-⁠10⁠-⁠10/ amasuperbike.com/ r2⁠-⁠1.com/ superbike.it/ troycorser.com