1996 MCN British Superbike Championship

Between March 31 and October 13 1996, 63 riders competed in 20 races on 8 circuits.

Race summary

Key: E = total entries / P = total riders who practised / Q = total qualifiers / S = total starters / C = total classified finishers.

DateCircuitWinnerEPQSCConditionsDistanceAvg. KMH
1996-03-31 Donington Park Niall MACKENZIE / Yamaha4038332918Cloudy / Dry60.35 km148.67 km/h
1996-03-31 Donington Park Terry RYMER / Ducati4038332615Cloudy / Dry60.35 km148.46 km/h
1996-04-08 Thruxton Terry RYMER / Ducati28242115Overcast / Dry64.45 km169.54 km/h
1996-04-08 Thruxton Niall MACKENZIE / Yamaha28242217Overcast / Dry64.45 km169.45 km/h
1996-05-06 Oulton Park James WHITHAM / Yamaha3936343323Cloudy / Patchy66.84 km163.62 km/h
1996-05-06 Oulton Park Terry RYMER / Ducati3936343117Cloudy / Dry66.84 km166.45 km/h
1996-05-12 Snetterton James WHITHAM / Yamaha32262415Overcast / Dry50.26 km160.06 km/h
1996-05-12 Snetterton James WHITHAM / Yamaha32262215Overcast / Dry56.54 km160.18 km/h
1996-06-23 Brands Hatch (Indy) James WHITHAM / Yamaha3533333219Overcast / Dry46.48 km147.45 km/h
1996-06-23 Brands Hatch (Indy) James WHITHAM / Yamaha3533332919Overcast / Dry46.48 km147.48 km/h
1996-08-18 Knockhill Niall MACKENZIE / Yamaha1913Sunny / Dry50.21 km143.85 km/h
1996-08-18 Knockhill Niall MACKENZIE / Yamaha1914Sunny / Dry50.21 km144.01 km/h
1996-08-26 Cadwell Park James WHITHAM / Yamaha29252319Overcast / Dry17.46 km139.13 km/h
1996-08-26 Cadwell Park James WHITHAM / Yamaha29251915Overcast / Damp62.86 km135.50 km/h
1996-09-15 Mallory Park James WHITHAM / Yamaha272317Sunny / Dry50.71 km161.18 km/h
1996-09-15 Mallory Park James WHITHAM / Yamaha272116Sunny / Dry50.71 km161.76 km/h
1996-09-29 Brands Hatch (Indy) Terry RYMER / Ducati2826242214Overcast / Drying46.48 km132.17 km/h
1996-09-29 Brands Hatch (Indy) Terry RYMER / Ducati2826242114Showers / Wet46.48 km125.08 km/h
1996-10-13 Donington Park Niall MACKENZIE / Yamaha3131292722Sunny / Dry60.35 km149.30 km/h
1996-10-13 Donington Park James WHITHAM / Yamaha3131292317Cloudy / Dry60.35 km150.09 km/h

Rider statistics

Key: R = total races started / W = total wins / P = total podiums / PP = total pole positions / RT = total retirements / BF = best finish pos. / AF = average finish pos. / AP = average points scored per race / Fin. % = percentage of races finished / TL = total laps completed / BG = best grid position / AG = average grid position.

RiderPointsRWPPPRTBFAFAPFin. %TLBGAG
Ashton, Dean43.00115593.9154.55 %110710
Beck, Simon12.005110132.4080.00 %641318
Bennett, Roger5.003211111.6733.33 %231519
Borley, Phil5.002111112.5050.00 %382020
Brown, Michael42161750.00 %412121
Buckingham, Alex47.001339113.6276.92 %1891516
Bunton, James12.0014212160.8685.71 %2032124
Cathcart, Alan21618100.00 %462525
Cobby, Ian16.0011312141.4572.73 %1361319
Coleing, Mark33RT0.00 %222526
Crabtree, Bob52161760.00 %772228
Cray, Neil11616100.00 %52222
Defago, Richard7.007113151.0085.71 %1041821
Denning, Paul7.0010712140.7030.00 %901823
Edwards, Mike4.002112122.0050.00 %151616
Ellis, Steve66RT0.00 %372627
Emmett, Sean33.00212316.50100.00 %3033
Giles, Phil21161650.00 %151114
Goodley, David11RT0.00 %91515
Graves, Peter66.001658104.1368.75 %2371116
Grigor, Gordon22RT0.00 %163333
Harrison, Ian21191950.00 %212929
Hatton, Andy33.00181110111.8338.89 %1341115
Higgins, David2.005314160.4040.00 %682025
Hipwell, Colin6.008214160.7575.00 %692123
Hislop, Steve197.00197142510.3778.95 %31513
Hodson, Jim16.0012412141.3366.67 %1222125
Holden, Robert11RT0.00 %31515
Jefferies, David130.001815277.2272.22 %294810
Jones, Paul7.0010113170.7090.00 %1622427
Knight, Tom36.0011210123.2781.82 %1751316
Kvintas, Alexander5.002111112.5050.00 %202929
Llewellyn, Matt76.001910584.0047.37 %18137
Mackenzie, Niall394.002051941219.70100.00 %37111
Marks, Steve31.001038123.1070.00 %1631619
McCurdy, Rodney6.002110103.0050.00 %1616
Moodie, Jim170.00203468.5085.00 %31738
Muir, Shaun22.001057122.2050.00 %1161115
Nottingham, Nigel10.0014714150.7150.00 %1601721
Rasmussen, Anders22RT0.00 %242323
Rutter, Michael215.0020423510.7590.00 %34546
Rymer, Terry227.001857261312.6166.67 %25815
Sampson, Brett62.001858113.4472.22 %2571216
Shepherd, Kevin21232350.00 %143333
Simpson, Ian143.002026367.1570.00 %28236
Smart, Scott27.0041576.7575.00 %741011
Stringer, Ray149.002013377.4585.00 %29158
Stroud, Andrew7.001997.00100.00 %241515
Walker, Chris72.001014257.2060.00 %14247
Ward, Andy48.0010113114.8090.00 %1731418
Ward, Graham56.00125584.6758.33 %141611
Ward, Jon62171966.67 %552429
Whitham, James390.00201016321219.5090.00 %35412

Manufacturer statistics

Key: C = total competitors representing this manufacturer / R = total races started / W = total wins / P = total podiums / PP = total pole positions / RT = total retirements / BF = best finish pos. / AF = average finish pos. / AP = average points scored per race / Fin. % = percentage of races finished / TL = total laps completed / BG = best grid position / AG = average grid position.

ManufacturerPointsCRWPPPRTBFAFAPFin. %TLBGAG
Ducati356.0017205162601817.8066.85 %2439111
Honda134.0021816277.4470.00 %309811
Kawasaki256.002320815221112.8066.01 %1936116
Suzuki81.00520145114.0556.25 %371618
Yamaha468.0092015357201923.4080.00 %1577114