1998 Suomen Mestaruus Superbike Pirelli

Between May 31 and August 16 1998, 23 riders competed in 5 races on 4 circuits.

Race summary

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

DateCircuitWinnerEPQSCConditionsDistanceAvg. KMH
1998-05-31 Alastaro Jari LEHTOVIRTA / Honda121038.09 km113.68 km/h
1998-06-07 Kemora Harri MAIKOLA / Kawasaki141440.85 km132.99 km/h
1998-07-12 Botniaring Harri MAIKOLA / Kawasaki121141.89 km131.25 km/h
1998-08-02 Motopark Harri MAIKOLA / Kawasaki151242.19 km139.49 km/h
1998-08-16 Motopark Juha BERNER / Kawasaki151142.19 km142.04 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
Adamson, Enn20.003796.67100.00 %43
Berner, Juha25.001111125.00100.00 %12
Hänninen, Panu30.004697.50100.00 %53
Hantula, Markku11RT0.00 %1
Käki, Juha19.005110123.8080.00 %60
Kesseli, Raimo29.0041667.2575.00 %47
Korpiaho, Erkka16.00113316.00100.00 %14
Kulla, Rune27.004896.75100.00 %55
Kurvinen, Juha11212100.00 %11
Laitinen, Marko13.0029106.50100.00 %27
Landström, Lars-Erik8.001888.00100.00 %15
Lehtovirta, Jari74.005131314.80100.00 %69
Lyytinen, Tero61.005312412.2080.00 %65
Maikola, Harri95.0053411119.0080.00 %59
Piekkola, Niklas7.001997.00100.00 %13
Räbovoitra, Tarmo6.00110106.00100.00 %11
Reinikainen, Marko62.00522312.40100.00 %69
Sulengo, Martti11RT0.00 %6
Talonpoika, Jukka30.0052566.0060.00 %55
Timonen, Kai36.0051577.2080.00 %60
Törmä, Mauri Juhani51.005112510.2080.00 %56
Tuuli, John11.0015511.00100.00 %15
Virtanen, Esa21011100.00 %22

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
Ducati251101283.33 %71
Honda251314100.00 %84
Kawasaki1154741684.62 %310
Suzuki75552680.77 %320
Yamaha1469100.00 %53