1996 All Japan Superbike Championship

Points system

Riders Championship: 1st: 20; 2nd: 17; 3rd: 15; 4th: 13; 5th: 11; 6th: 10; 7th: 9; 8th: 8; 9th: 7; 10th: 6; 11th: 5; 12th: 4; 13th: 3; 14th: 2; 15th: 1.
At the MFJ Grand Prix, an additional 3 points are awarded for each position.

The number of points-paying positions is dependent on the number of riders who participate in official qualifying. If there are 25 or more participants, points will be awarded to the top 15 finishers; the number of finishers awarded points decreases as follows with the number of participants: 24-22 riders: top 12 finishers, 21-20: top 10, 19-18: top 9, 17-16: top 8, 15-14: top 7, 13-12: top 6, 11-10: top 5, 9-8: top 4, 7-6: top 3, 5: top 2, 4 or fewer: no points awarded.

Riders Championship

P.RiderTotalGapJapanSUZJapanSUGJapanTSUJapanSUZJapanFUJJapanSUGJapanSUGJapanMINJapanSUZJapanSUZJapanAIDJapanSUG
1Takuma AOKI20902015202020201720201720
2Akira RYO131-781513151191513111118
3Norihiko FUJIWARA124-85681713101331317204
4Keiichi KITAGAWA115-9410111011620118820
5Katsuaki FUJIWARA109-100178517111581099
6Shin'ya TAKEISHI109-10011998151599915
7Yuichi TAKEDA108-1018710178171081013
8Noriyuki HAGA104-1051320917151317
9Akira YANAGAWA73-13617131171510
10Yukio NUKUMI73-13666131377516
11Tamaki SERIZAWA66-143105927106566
12Shoichi TSUKAMOTO40-1691144714
13Makoto SUZUKI40-169418653112
14Hitoyasu IZUTSU37-1727511653
15Takahiro SOHWA32-177710213
16Ryuji TSURUTA32-1772265818
17Katsunori HASEGAWA28-18135314111
18Tomohiko KANEYASU26-18374429
19Michio IZUMI25-1849132622
20Wataru YOSHIKAWA23-18623
21Manabu KAMADA15-1941410
22Toshiyuki KAKU15-1944227
23Yoshinobu TAKAHASHI11-198533
24Hideo SENMYO10-199217
25Toshiya KOBAYASHI9-20036
26Katsuyoshi TAKAHASHI7-2027
27Shuya ARAI7-20243
28Tohru OHYA5-2045
29Yuji HARAGUCHI5-2045
30Yukihiro AOYANAGI4-2054
31Yasuhiro ONODERA4-2054
32Shin'ya NAKATANI4-20531
33Takahiro FUKAMI1-2081
34Masayuki YAMANAKA1-2081