1996 All Japan Superbike Championship

Between March 17 and November 3 1996, 128 riders competed in 12 races on 6 circuits.

Race summary

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

DateCircuitWinnerEPQSCConditionsDistanceAvg. KMH
1996-03-17 Suzuka Takuma AOKI / Honda6155444333Raining / Wet164.19 km141.62 km/h
1996-04-28 Sugo Noriyuki HAGA / Yamaha5348404031Cloudy / Dry93.44 km144.99 km/h
1996-05-19 Tsukuba Takuma AOKI / Honda4137323222Sunny / Dry72.45 km126.33 km/h
1996-06-09 Suzuka Takuma AOKI / Honda7972444436Raining / Wet205.24 km138.49 km/h
1996-06-23 Fuji Takuma AOKI / Honda5349404036Overcast / Dry89.49 km162.63 km/h
1996-07-07 Sugo Takuma AOKI / Honda4540403931Raining / Wet74.75 km130.11 km/h
1996-07-07 Sugo Keiichi KITAGAWA / Suzuki4540403630Overcast / Drying74.75 km140.60 km/h
1996-08-11 CP MINE Takuma AOKI / Honda26262622Sunny / Dry100.41 km131.78 km/h
1996-09-08 Suzuka Takuma AOKI / Honda6256444437Overcast / Dry87.96 km161.56 km/h
1996-09-08 Suzuka Norihiko FUJIWARA / Yamaha6256444340Overcast / Dry87.96 km160.20 km/h
1996-09-22 TsukubaCancelled due to typhoon.
1996-10-06 TI Aida Takuma AOKI / Honda4541404034Overcast / Dry92.55 km142.63 km/h
1996-11-03 Sugo Wataru YOSHIKAWA / Yamaha6558403940Cloudy / Dry93.44 km145.67 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
Abiko, Katsutoshi32028100.00 %634343
Akagi, Tetsuya52172160.00 %731724
Akiyoshi, Kousuke13131100.00 %333030
Anzai, Kazuto21272750.00 %323939
Aoki, Takuma209.001281151417.42100.00 %28912
Aoyanagi, Yukihiro4.009112240.4488.89 %1632127
Arai, Shuya7.00412161.75100.00 %91811
Ashina, Hidemi41624100.00 %842833
Crafar, Simon1133100.00 %3566
Fujiwara, Katsuaki109.0011311269.9190.91 %25314
Fujiwara, Norihiko124.00121311610.3391.67 %27825
Fukami, Takahiro1.0011215210.0981.82 %2142225
Haga, Noriyuki104.00111412189.4581.82 %21915
Haraguchi, Yuji5.001014210.50100.00 %2161923
Hasegawa, Katsunori28.001218162.3391.67 %2711418
Hoshi, Hideaki12828100.00 %233333
Imai, Shin'ichiro31924100.00 %521823
Imura, Kazuhiro92127100.00 %2172633
Izumi, Michio25.0077123.57100.00 %1711215
Izutsu, Hitoyasu37.001035143.7070.00 %198210
Kaku, Toshiyuki15.0010312181.5070.00 %1981219
Kamada, Manabu15.001159151.3654.55 %2041819
Kamiya, Noboru31202766.67 %573232
Kaneyasu, Tomohiko26.001029142.6080.00 %1761317
Kawase, Hiroaki21171750.00 %463333
Kikugawa, Kosei12626100.00 %243232
Kitagawa, Keiichi115.00121221179.5891.67 %27116
Kitao, Koji32631100.00 %563636
Kobayashi, Hiroki51232980.00 %883340
Kobayashi, Toshiya9.006213191.5066.67 %1271522
Koshiyama, Katsuhito21922100.00 %532525
Kunimatsu, Toshiki22629100.00 %573535
Makita, Masayasu12323100.00 %243939
Matsubara, Izumi71212685.71 %1232131
Mizusawa, Tamotsu61162283.33 %1012029
Motoiki, Katsuhisa21373750.00 %194242
Nakamura, Ken'ichiro22427100.00 %484040
Nakamura, Tamotsu33RT0.00 %232730
Nakanishi, Isamu12626100.00 %233838
Nakatani, Shin'ya4.007213160.5771.43 %1351518
Nakazawa, Keiichi22526100.00 %364040
Niga, Motofumi12929100.00 %243939
Nishida, Hirotada51625100.00 %1153539
Nishijima, Osamu41182075.00 %681421
Nishimura, Keita32629100.00 %523233
Nozawa, Kyouichi11RT0.00 %111919
Nukumi, Yukio73.00124486.0866.67 %23038
Odaka, Hironori13535100.00 %183838
Ohno, Kimiaki11818100.00 %332828
Ohya, Tohru5.00311171.67100.00 %632627
Onodera, Yasuhiro4.003215151.3333.33 %242633
Osaki, Ryuichi11RT0.00 %22727
Ryo, Akira131.00124113510.9291.67 %27814
Sasaki, Eiji71193085.71 %1353134
Satake, Shogo32732100.00 %563535
Sato, Kiyokazu94172155.56 %1292327
Sato, Masahiko12121100.00 %242727
Sekido, Yasushi21212150.00 %423135
Senmyo, Hideo10.00919181.1188.89 %1981723
Serizawa, Tamaki66.0010696.60100.00 %2341112
Shimizu, Takumi13232100.00 %194040
Sohwa, Takahiro32.0095693.5644.44 %119813
Sugesawa, Hitoshi12727100.00 %193030
Suzuki, Makoto40.001227153.3383.33 %229915
Suzuki, Takayuki71824100.00 %1582431
Suzuki, Tohru12727100.00 %243535
Taga, Yuichiro42123100.00 %881923
Takahashi, Katsuyoshi7.001997.00100.00 %352626
Takahashi, Tohru42242550.00 %522531
Takahashi, Yoshinobu11.005111142.2080.00 %1071417
Takamiya, Yoshifumi11RT0.00 %43030
Takashima, Yasuo31222766.67 %682432
Takeda, Yuichi108.00112279.82100.00 %267610
Takeishi, Shin'ya109.001231399.0891.67 %26626
Takemi, Shogo32931100.00 %753438
Taniguchi, Hitoshi32272733.33 %322932
Tashiro, Mitsuteru11919100.00 %302525
Tokinaga, Makoto21222250.00 %352727
Tokuno, Masaki12727100.00 %334343
Tomita, Nobumichi22122100.00 %513034
Tsukamoto, Masaaki92202777.78 %1652332
Tsukamoto, Shoichi40.005598.00100.00 %10539
Tsuruta, Ryuji32.001018133.2090.00 %250914
Tsutsui, Hideaki75181928.57 %612229
Yamada, Tatsuya13434100.00 %323636
Yamaguchi, Tadanori11RT0.00 %103030
Yamakawa, Mamoru11RT0.00 %103838
Yamamura, Hiroyuki13333100.00 %243434
Yamanaka, Masayuki1.007115210.1485.71 %1272130
Yanagawa, Akira73.00821299.1387.50 %17425
Yanagi, Ken'ichi41926100.00 %783535
Yanagi, Takeshi13030100.00 %244040
Yokoo, Koichi13434100.00 %194141
Yoshihiro, Atsushi21282850.00 %313838
Yoshikawa, Wataru23.001111123.00100.00 %251313

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
Ducati6121641265.96 %824213
Honda331281352311985.80 %3351124
Kawasaki28121011921784.03 %2414120
Suzuki812153611387.76 %1070116
Yamaha20123812011777.78 %1787120