1997 AMA Superbike Results

Chandler 1997

1997 AMA Superbike Results

Results showing rider name, hometown, brand and model of motorcycle, bike number and laps completed (where the information is available).

Phoenix International Raceway – Rd. 1 Feb. 16, 1997 Phoenix, AZ

1 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 42
2 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 42
3 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 42
4 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 42
5 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 42
6 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 42
7 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 42
8 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 42
9 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 41
10 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 41
11 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 41
12 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 41
13 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 41
14 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 40
15 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 40
16 MIKE KRYNOCK SAN FRANCISCO CA KAWASAKI 69 40
17 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 40
18 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 40
19 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 40
20 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 40
21 DAVID KIEFFER LARAMIE WY DUCATI 91 39
22 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 39
23 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 39
24 TERRY TESKE AURORA CO SUZUKI 39 39
25 DEAN MIZDAL HUNTINGTON BEACH CA SUZUKI 36 39
26 STEPHEN COOKE EAST WALPOLE MA DUCATI 53 39
27 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 39
28 JAMES MILROY JR OMAHA NE KAWASAKI 71 39
29 BOYD BRUNER CHICAGO IL SUZUKI 172 39
30 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 31
31 FRED SCHELL PHOENIX AZ KAWASAKI _ _
32 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 _
33 SHANE CLAKE OVERLAND PARK KS SUZUKI 119 _
34 SETH HAHN GEORGETOWN MA SUZUKI 81 _
35 KEN KREBS BARTLETT ILL. SUZUKI 37 _
36 CAL RAYBORN III RUPERT ID HARLEY-DAVIDSON 60 _

42-Laps on a 1.51 Mile Road Course Time/Average Speed: 43:52.471, 86.730 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: 9.067 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Matthew Mladin, Australia/DUC – 1:00.823,
89.374 mph (New Track Record)
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Andrew Nobles III, Macon, GA/H-D
Attendance (3-day): 18,000 Point
Standings (after 1 of 10 rounds)
1 Matthew Mladin,      37
2 Miguel Duhamel,      32
3 Doug Chandler,       30
4 Pascal Picotte,      28
5 Thomas Wilson Jr.,   26
6 Steve Crevier,       25
7 Larry Pegram,        24
8 Aaron Yates,         23
9 Andrew Nobles III,   22
10 Tommy Hayden,       21

DAYTONA INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA – MARCH 9, 1997 Rd. 2

1 SCOTT RUSSELL CORONA CA YAMAHA 4 57
2 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 57
3 COLIN EDWARDS II CONROE TX YAMAHA 45 57
4 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 57
5 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 57
6 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 57
7 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 56
8 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 56
9 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 56
10 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 55
11 DAVID SADOWSKI JEFFERSON GA. SUZUKI 125 55
12 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 54
13 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 54
14 RICKY ORLANDO LAFAYETTE CO SUZUKI 52 54
15 DAVID MCGRATH GOOSE CREEK SC SUZUKI 96 54
16 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 53
17 BRETT METZGER NEWINGTON CT SUZUKI 99 53
18 STEPHEN COOKE EAST WALPOLE MA DUCATI 53 53
19 JAMES EBERHART ESCONDIDO CA SUZUKI 73 53
20 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 53
21 MIKE WALSH WILLOWDALE, ONT. CANADA YAMAHA 48 53
22 MARIO DUHAMEL _ CANADA SUZUKI 196 52
23 ANTHONY FANIA_JR. FRENCHTOWN NJ SUZUKI 155 52
24 KEVIN GRAHAM _ CANADA KAWASAKI 50 52
25 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 52
26 SETH HAHN GEORGETOWN MA SUZUKI 81 52
27 KARIM BABIC _ SLOVENIA SUZUKI 101 52
28 MIKE KRYNOCK SAN FRANCISCO CA KAWASAKI 69 52
29 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 52
30 JEFF KRAMER SAINT CHARLES MO. SUZUKI 137 52
31 MICAH STEVENSON PLANO TX SUZUKI 186 51
32 SCOTT HARWELL HICKORY NC SUZUKI 150 51
33 RICK SHAW PRINCETON FL YAMAHA 79 51
34 KEN KREBS BARTLETT ILL. SUZUKI 37 49
35 DOUGLAS GROSS HOMESTEAD FL DUCATI 65 49
36 CHRISTOPHER BLOCKSTON GLENDALE AZ SUZUKI 90 49
37 STEPHEN TUEL FOREST PARK GA. SUZUKI 135 49
38 SCOTTY VAN HAWK WARSAW IN SUZUKI 124 49
39 JOSEPH SANTA MARIA BURLINGTON CT YAMAHA 46 49
40 STEVE VLASBLOM _ NEW ZEALAND YAMAHA 114 49
41 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 48
42 PATRICK SCOTT WEEKLEY POMPANO BEACH FL SUZUKI 58 48
43 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 47
44 AKIHARU SHIGENO _ JAPAN SUZUKI 157 46
45 DEAN MIZDAL HUNTINGTON BEACH CA SUZUKI 36 45
46 PAUL NETTERSTROM DEBARY FL KAWASAKI 85 44
47 JOHN SPITULSKI WINTER GARDEN FL KAWASAKI 80 43
48 FRANK STROMAN FLORENCE SC KAWASAKI 127 42
49 SCOTT LANDIS DAVIE FL SUZUKI 63 38
50 BRIAN LEHFELDT BILLINGS MT SUZUKI 134 37
51 JAMES MILROY JR OMAHA NE KAWASAKI 71 37
52 JOHN ASHMEAD W. PALM BEACH FL KAWASAKI 173 32
53 MARCO MARTINEZ FORT LAUDERDALE FL KAWASAKI 116 31
54 JEFFREY JENNINGS WEST CHESTER PA. DUCATI 92 31
55 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 30
56 LUKE YARBROUGH WINSTON SALEM NC YAMAHA 197 29
57 TOM DYRESON STOUGHTON WI SUZUKI 41 26
58 MICHAEL TAYLOR _ CANADA KAWASAKI 15 24
59 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 24
60 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 24
61 ERIC WOOD MANSFIELD MA KAWASAKI 38 23
62 JAMIE WELLS CLEVELAND TN SUZUKI 111 23
63 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 18
64 MICHAEL BARNES BOCA RATON FL HARLEY-DAVIDSON 34 12
65 JOHN BLESSED GAINESVILLE FL SUZUKI 139 10
66 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 9
67 JAMES DICKENSON _ CANADA SUZUKI 28 8
68 DANIEL BAILEY NAVARRE OH SUZUKI 32 4
69 MARK MILLER LONG BEACH CA SUZUKI 24 3
70 BILL ZEARLEY GREENVILLE SC KAWASAKI 126 2
71 CAL RAYBORN III RUPERT ID HARLEY-DAVIDSON 60 2
72 QUENNI KING MIAMI FL SUZUKI 110 1

57-LAPS/200 MILES ON A 3.56 MILE ROAD COURSE Time/Average Speed: 1:55:00.130, 105.870 mph
Margin of Victory: 4.5 secs.
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Scott Russell
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award, Dave Sadowski
Attendance (3-day): 60,000
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 2 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, April 18-20, Laguna Seca Raceway, Monterey, CA)
Pos.Rider Name, Hometown             Wins  Pts.
1   Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA             62
2   Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL           56
3   Pascal Picotte, Canada                 54
4   Steve Crevier, Canada                  53
5   Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH            46
6   Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA         46
7   Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA       38
8   Mat Mladin, Australia             1    37
8   Scott Russell, Corona, CA         1    37
10  Eric Moe, Spring Lake, MI              31

LAGUNA SECA RACEWAY, MONTEREY, CA – APRIL 20, 1997 Rd. 3

1 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 28
2 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 28
3 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 28
4 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 28
5 BEN BOSTROM GRANADA HILLS CA HONDA 11 28
6 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 28
7 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 28
8 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 28
9 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 28
10 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 28
11 MICHAEL TAYLOR _ CANADA KAWASAKI 15 27
12 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 27
13 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 27
14 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 27
15 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 27
16 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 27
17 MARIO DUHAMEL _ CANADA SUZUKI 196 27
18 RICK KIRK OOLOGAH OK KAWASAKI 101 27
19 QUENNI KING MIAMI FL SUZUKI 110 26
20 KEN KREBS BARTLETT ILL. SUZUKI 37 26
21 MIKE KRYNOCK SAN FRANCISCO CA KAWASAKI 69 26
22 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 26
23 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 26
24 ANTHONY LUPO SAN RAFAEL CA SUZUKI 82 26
25 CHRISTOPHER STEELE MARIETTA GA. SUZUKI 182 26
26 JOHN HILTON_JR. DANA POINT CA HONDA 59 26
27 JAMES MILROY JR OMAHA NE KAWASAKI 71 26
28 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 25
29 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 21
30 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 15
31 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 _
32 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 _
33 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 _
34 MARK SCHELLINGER AURORA CO YAMAHA _ _
35 MICHAEL BARNES BOCA RATON FL HARLEY-DAVIDSON 34 _
36 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 _

28-LAPS ON A 2.238 MILE ROAD COURSE Time: 41:17.800, 91.046 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: 12.659 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Doug Chandler
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Michael Taylor
Attendance (3-day): 30,000
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 3 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, June 6-8, Road America, Elkhart Lake, WI)
Pos. Rider Name, Hometown            Pts. Wins
1    Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA      99   1
2    Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL    86
3    Steve Crevier, BC, CAN          81
4    Pascal Picotte, Granby, CAN     79
5    Mat Mladin, Australia           69   1
5    Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA  69
7    Eric Moe, Spring Lake, MI       47
8    Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH     46
9    Tommy Hayden, Owensboro, KY     42
10   Andrew Nobles III, Macon, GA    41

ROAD AMERICA, ELKHART LAKE, WISCONSIN – JUNE 8, 1997

Rd. 4

1 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 16
2 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 16
3 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 16
4 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 16
5 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 16
6 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 16
7 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 16
8 BEN BOSTROM GRANADA HILLS CA HONDA 11 16
9 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 16
10 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 16
11 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 16
12 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 16
13 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 16
14 MICHAEL BARNES BOCA RATON FL HARLEY-DAVIDSON 34 16
15 MICHAEL TAYLOR _ CANADA KAWASAKI 15 16
16 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 16
17 FRITZ KLING LANSING MI YAMAHA 77 16
18 ANDREW DEATHERAGE CLEVELAND OH KAWASAKI 35 16
19 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 16
20 MARIO DUHAMEL _ CANADA SUZUKI 196 16
21 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 16
22 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 16
23 RICK KIRK OOLOGAH OK KAWASAKI 101 15
24 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 15
25 JAMES MILROY JR OMAHA NE KAWASAKI 71 15
26 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 15
27 DON MUNROE _ CANADA KAWASAKI 132 15
28 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 15
29 GREG FRYER BLAINE MN YAMAHA 147 15
30 DANIEL BAILEY NAVARRE OH SUZUKI 32 15
31 SHANE CLAKE OVERLAND PARK KS SUZUKI 119 _
32 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 _
33 KELLY LACOUNT GREEN BAY WI YAMAHA _ _
34 ROGER HENDRICKS MINNEAPOLIS MN SUZUKI 47 _
35 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 _
36 BOYD BRUNER CHICAGO IL SUZUKI 172 _
37 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 _
38 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 _
39 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 _

16-LAPS ON A 4 MILE ROAD COURSE
Time: 35:31.803, 108.078 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: .724 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Miguel Duhamel, 2:11.630, 109.398 mph (New Track Record)
Kinko’s Pivateer Fast Lap Award: Michael Barnes
Attendance (3-day): 33,000
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 4 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, June 13-15, NHIS, Loudon, New Hampshire)
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown             Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA       131     1
2       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL     115
3       Steve Crevier, Pitt Meadows, CAN 107
4       Mat Mladin, Australia            105     2
5       Pascal Picotte, Granby, PQ, CAN  104
6       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA   99
7       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH      68
8       Tommy Hayden, Owensboro, KY      62
9       Eric Moe, Spring Lake, MI        59
10      Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA 58

NEW HAMPSHIRE INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY, LOUDON, NH – JUNE 15, 1997

Rd. 5

1 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 39
2 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 39
3 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 39
4 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 39
5 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 39
6 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 39
7 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 39
8 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 39
9 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 39
10 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 38
11 MICHAEL BARNES BOCA RATON FL HARLEY-DAVIDSON 34 38
12 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 38
13 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 38
14 JOHN SCHEEHSER CHICOPEE MA SUZUKI 143 38
15 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 38
16 BRETT METZGER NEWINGTON CT SUZUKI 99 38
17 MARIO DUHAMEL _ CANADA SUZUKI 196 38
18 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 38
19 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 38
20 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 37
21 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 37
22 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 37
23 MARK MCDANIEL SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 107 37
24 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 37
25 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 37
26 DEAN MIZDAL HUNTINGTON BEACH CA SUZUKI 36 37
27 STEPHEN COOKE EAST WALPOLE MA DUCATI 53 36
28 STEVE ARSENAULT KEENE NH SUZUKI 183 36
29 SETH HAHN GEORGETOWN MA SUZUKI 81 26
30 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 19
31 BRETT GUYER DERRY NH KAWASAKI _ _
32 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 _
33 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 _
34 BEN BOSTROM GRANADA HILLS CA HONDA 11 _
35 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 _
36 MICHEAL FITZPATRICK COLUMBIA MD KAWASAKI _ _

39-LAPS ON A 1.6 MILE ROAD COURSE
Time: 48:38.710, 76.966 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: 6.530 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Doug Chandler,  1:13.033, 78.868 mph (New Track Record)
Kinko’s Pivateer Fast Lap Award: Tripp Nobles
Attend.: 34,000
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 5 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, June 28-29, Brainerd, Minnesota)
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown               Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA         160     1
2       Mat Mladin, Australia              141     3
3       Steve Crevier, Pitt Meadows, CAN
4       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA     131
5       Pascal Picotte, Granby, PQ, CAN    129
6       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL       116
7       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH        90
8       Tommy Hayden, Owensboro, KY        80
9       Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA   77
10      Tom Kipp, Chardon, OH              76

BRAINERD INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY, BRAINERD, MINNESOTA – JUNE 29, 1997

Rd. 6

1 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 21
2 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 21
3 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 21
4 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 21
5 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 21
6 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 21
7 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 21
8 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 21
9 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 21
10 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 21
11 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 21
12 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 21
13 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 20
14 ANDREW DEATHERAGE CLEVELAND OH KAWASAKI 35 20
15 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 20
16 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 20
17 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 20
18 ANTHONY LUPO SAN RAFAEL CA SUZUKI 82 20
19 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 20
20 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 20
21 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 20
22 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 20
23 JAMES MILROY JR OMAHA NE KAWASAKI 71 20
24 GREG FRYER BLAINE MN YAMAHA 147 20
25 SHANE CLAKE OVERLAND PARK KS SUZUKI 119 20
26 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 20
27 ROGER HENDRICKS MINNEAPOLIS MN SUZUKI 47 20
28 MIKE WALSH WILLOWDALE, ONT. CANADA YAMAHA 48 20
29 DAVID KIEFFER LARAMIE WY DUCATI 91 20
30 AKIHARU SHIGENO _ JAPAN SUZUKI 157 19
31 CAL RAYBORN III RUPERT ID HARLEY-DAVIDSON 60 _
32 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 _
33 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 _
34 QUENNI KING MIAMI FL SUZUKI 110 _
35 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 _

21-LAPS ON A 3 MILE ROAD COURSE
Time: 34:51.110, 108.460 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: 3.450 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Pascal Picotte, 1:39.173, 108.901 mph
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Tripp Nobles
Attend.: 15,000
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
After 6 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, July 20, Mid-Ohio Sport Car Course, Lexington, OH)
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown             Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA       186     1
2       Mat Mladin, Australia            171     3
3       Steve Crevier, Pitt Meadows, CAN 162
4       Pascal Picotte, Granby, CAN      158
5       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA   154
6       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL     152     1
7       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH      112
8       Tom Kipp, Chardon, OH            108
9       Tommy Hayden, Owensboro, KY      101
10      Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA 97

MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE, LEXINGTON, OHIO – JULY 20, 1997

Rd. 7

1 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 26
2 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 26
3 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 26
4 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 26
5 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 26
6 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 26
7 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 26
8 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 26
9 BEN BOSTROM GRANADA HILLS CA HONDA 11 26
10 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 26
11 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 26
12 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 26
13 MICHAEL TAYLOR _ CANADA KAWASAKI 15 26
14 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 26
15 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 26
16 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 26
17 MICHAEL BARNES BOCA RATON FL HARLEY-DAVIDSON 34 25
18 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 25
19 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 25
20 DANIEL BAILEY NAVARRE OH SUZUKI 32 25
21 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 25
22 BRETT METZGER NEWINGTON CT SUZUKI 99 25
23 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 25
24 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 25
25 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 25
26 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 25
27 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 25
28 JAMES KUSAR MENTOR OH DUCATI 156 25
29 JAY DOYLE TROY MI SUZUKI 176 25
30 JAMIE MCNAUGHTON ANN ARBOR MI SUZUKI 201 25
31 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 _
32 BOYD BRUNER CHICAGO IL SUZUKI 172 _
33 ANTHONY FANIA_JR. FRENCHTOWN NJ SUZUKI 155 _
34 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 _
35 JOHN SPITULSKI WINTER GARDEN FL KAWASAKI 80 _
36 SHANE CLAKE OVERLAND PARK KS SUZUKI 119 _
37 DEAN MIZDAL HUNTINGTON BEACH CA SUZUKI 36 _
38 JAMES MILROY JR OMAHA NE KAWASAKI 71 _
39 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 _
40 MIKE WALSH WILLOWDALE, ONT. CANADA YAMAHA 48 _

26-LAPS ON A 2.4 MILE ROAD COURSE Time: 38:57.630, 96.098 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: .120 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Aaron Yates, 1:28.610, 97.506 mph (New Track Record)
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Michael Taylor
Attend.: 50,000 1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 7 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, August 17, Colorado Springs, CO)
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown             Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA       219     1
2       Mat Mladin, Australia            199     3
3       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL     187     2
4       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA   185
4       Steve Crevier, Pitt Meadows, CAN 185
6       Pascal Picotte, Granby, PQ, CAN  184
7       Tom Kipp, Chardon, OH            133
8       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH      127
9       Tommy Hayden, Owensboro, KY      122
10      Paul Harrel, Canyon Country, CA  113

PIKES PEAK INTERNATIONAL RACEWAY, FOUNTAIN, CO – AUGUST 17, 1997

Rd. 8

1 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 48
2 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 48
3 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 48
4 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 48
5 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 48
6 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 48
7 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 48
8 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 48
9 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 48
10 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 48
11 MICHAEL TAYLOR _ CANADA KAWASAKI 15 47
12 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 47
13 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 47
14 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 47
15 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 46
16 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 46
17 RICKY ORLANDO LAFAYETTE CO SUZUKI 52 46
18 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 46
19 JEFFREY VOS HOLLAND MI KAWASAKI 141 46
20 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 46
21 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 46
22 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 46
23 ANTHONY LUPO SAN RAFAEL CA SUZUKI 82 44
24 DENNIS BURKE BRIGHTON CO SUZUKI 76 44
25 JASON PRIDMORE VENTURA CA SUZUKI 78 41
26 BRIAN LEHFELDT BILLINGS MT SUZUKI 134 36
27 DOUGLAS VICKERY AURORA CO YAMAHA 103 36
28 DAVID KIEFFER LARAMIE WY DUCATI 91 36
29 TERRY TESKE AURORA CO SUZUKI 39 36
30 T. RUSSELL STROBRIDGE THORNTON CO KAWASAKI 102 36
31 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 _
32 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 _
33 SHANE CLAKE OVERLAND PARK KS SUZUKI 119 _
34 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 _
35 KURT DIMICK LOVELAND CO DUCATI _ _

29-LAPS ON A 1.315 MILE ROAD COURSE
Time: 45:27.130, 82.373 mph
Margin of Victory: 2.312 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Doug Chandler, 55.575, 84.211 mph
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Michael Taylor
Attend.: 15,300
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 8 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, August 29-31, Sonoma, California)
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown             Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA       252     1
2       Mat Mladin, Australia            227     3
3       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL     223     3
4       Steve Crevier, Pitt Meadows, CAN 211
5       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA   209
5       Pascal Picotte, Granby, CAN      209
7       Tom Kipp, Chardon, OH            163
8       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH      144
9       Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA 123
10      Tommy Hayden, Owensboro, KY      122

SEARS POINT RACEWAY, SONOMA, CALIFORNIA – AUGUST 31, 1997

Rd. 9

1 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 25
2 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 25
3 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 25
4 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 25
5 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 25
6 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 25
7 JASON PRIDMORE VENTURA CA SUZUKI 78 25
8 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 25
9 RICH OLIVER FRESNO CA YAMAHA 97 25
10 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 25
11 BEN BOSTROM GRANADA HILLS CA HONDA 11 25
12 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 25
13 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 25
14 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 24
15 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 24
16 CAL RAYBORN III RUPERT ID HARLEY-DAVIDSON 60 24
17 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 24
18 JAMES RANDOLPH SANTA ROSA CA SUZUKI 26 24
19 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 24
20 BEN WELCH SAN DIEGO CA SUZUKI 163 24
21 JEFFREY VOS HOLLAND MI KAWASAKI 141 24
22 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 23
23 BRIAN GIBBS STOCKBRIDGE GA. SUZUKI 55 22
24 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 18
25 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 16
26 MIKE KRYNOCK SAN FRANCISCO CA KAWASAKI 69 15
27 ERIC MOE SPRING LAKE MI KAWASAKI 57 4
28 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 2

25-LAPS ON A 2.52 MILE ROAD COURSE
Time: 42:45.167, 88.416 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: 2.262 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Miguel Duhamel, 1:40.663, 90.122 mph (New Track Record)
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Jason Pridmore
Attend: 23,500
1997 AMA/MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
(After 9 of 10 Rounds.  Next event, October 4-5, Las Vegas, NV)
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown             Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA       280     1
2       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL     260     4
3       Mat Mladin, Australia            252     3
4       Steve Crevier, BC, CAN           243
5       Pascal Picotte, Granby, CAN      239
6       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA   226
7       Tom Kipp, Chardon, OH            189
8       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH      165
9       Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA 139
10      Tripp Nobles, Macon, GA          132

LAS VEGAS MOTOR SPEEDWAY, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – OCTOBER 5, 1997

Rd. 10 

1 MATHEW MLADIN _ AUSTRALIA DUCATI 66 25
2 MIGUEL DUHAMEL SARASOTA FL HONDA 17 25
3 AARON YATES MILLEDGEVILLE GA. SUZUKI 20 25
4 THOMAS STEVENS WOODSTOCK GA. DUCATI 7 25
5 STEVE CREVIER PITT MEADOWS, BC CANADA HONDA 14 25
6 CHRISTOPHER LINDHOLM _ GERMANY DUCATI 115 25
7 TOM KIPP CHARDON OH YAMAHA 16 25
8 DOUG CHANDLER SALINAS CA KAWASAKI 1 25
9 CHRIS CARR VALLEY SPRINGS CA HARLEY-DAVIDSON 12 25
10 LARRY PEGRAM BALTIMORE OH SUZUKI 72 25
11 PAUL HARRELL CANYON COUNTRY CA YAMAHA 74 25
12 TRIPP NOBLES MACON GA. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 87 25
13 BEN BOSTROM GRANADA HILLS CA HONDA 11 25
14 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. MANCHESTER CT DUCATI 67 25
15 MARIO DUHAMEL _ CANADA SUZUKI 196 25
16 RICKY ORLANDO LAFAYETTE CO SUZUKI 52 25
17 RICK KIRK OOLOGAH OK KAWASAKI 101 24
18 DALE KIEFFER ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 25 24
19 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN AUSTIN TX SUZUKI 61 24
20 JOHN JACOBI NOBLESVILLE IN SUZUKI 49 24
21 TOMMY HAYDEN OWENSBORO KY. KAWASAKI 169 24
22 JIMMY MOORE EUGENE OR SUZUKI 191 24
23 DAVID KIEFFER LARAMIE WY DUCATI 91 24
24 DAVID DUPREY TUCSON AZ SUZUKI 118 24
25 BEN WELCH SAN DIEGO CA SUZUKI 163 24
26 DOUG POLEN DENTON TX SUZUKI 23 22
27 JASON PRIDMORE VENTURA CA SUZUKI 78 20
28 TERRY TESKE AURORA CO SUZUKI 39 20
29 DAX SNOW ST. GEORGE UT SUZUKI 231 18
30 RICH OLIVER FRESNO CA YAMAHA 97 7
31 ROGER BELL II LEXINGTON KY. SUZUKI 105 _
32 DAVE ESTOK DAYTONA BEACH FL HONDA _ _
33 PASCAL PICOTTE _ CANADA SUZUKI 21 _
34 THOMAS WILSON, JR. OREGON OH HARLEY-DAVIDSON 30 _
35 BOYD BRUNER CHICAGO IL SUZUKI 172 _
36 CAL RAYBORN III RUPERT ID HARLEY-DAVIDSON 60 _

25-LAPS ON A 2.48 MILE ROAD COURSE
Time: 41:16.018, 90.145 mph (New Track Record)
Margin of Victory: .559 seconds
Interstate Battery Pole Position: Doug Chandler, 1:37.080, 91.965 mph (New Track Record)
Kinko’s Privateer Fast Lap Award: Jason Pridmore
Attend: 4,000
FINAL 1997 MBNA SUPERBIKE SERIES POINT STANDINGS
Pos.    Rider Name, Hometown             Pts.    Wins
1       Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA       304     1
2       Miguel Duhamel, Sarasota, FL     292     4
3       Mat Mladin, Australia            288     4
4       Steve Crevier, Pitt Meadows, CAN 269
5       Aaron Yates, Milledgeville, GA   256
6       Pascal Picotte, Granby, CAN      239
7       Tom Kipp, Chardon, OH            213
8       Larry Pegram, Baltimore, OH      186
9       Paul Harrell, Canyon Country, CA 159
10      Tripp Nobles, Macon, GA          151

FINAL 1997 MBNA SUPERBIKE MANUFACTURER POINT STANDINGS

  1. Honda, 320; 2. Kawasaki, 298; 3. Ducati, 296; 4. Suzuki, 284; 5. Yamaha, 241; 6. Harley-Davidson, 193.

1997 AMA Superbike Champion: Doug Chandler, Salinas, CA (Kawasaki)

Final 1997 AMA Superbike Point Standings:

1 DOUG CHANDLER KAWASAKI 304
2 MIGUEL DUHAMEL HONDA 292
3 MATHEW MLADIN DUCATI 288
4 STEVE CREVIER HONDA 269
5 AARON YATES SUZUKI 256
6 PASCAL PICOTTE SUZUKI 239
7 TOM KIPP YAMAHA 213
8 LARRY PEGRAM SUZUKI 186
9 PAUL HARRELL YAMAHA 159
10 TRIPP NOBLES HARLEY-DAVIDSON 151
11 CHRIS CARR HARLEY-DAVIDSON 135
12 TOMMY HAYDEN KAWASAKI 132
13 DALE KIEFFER SUZUKI 120
14 GERALD ROTHMAN_JR. DUCATI 119
15 THOMAS STEVENS DUCATI 119
16 BEN BOSTROM HONDA 109
17 DAX SNOW SUZUKI 98
18 THOMAS WILSON, JR. HARLEY-DAVIDSON 98
19 CHRISTOPHER RANKIN SUZUKI 96
20 DOUG POLEN SUZUKI 93
21 ERIC MOE KAWASAKI 88
22 JAMES RANDOLPH SUZUKI 87
23 JOHN JACOBI SUZUKI 81
24 MICHAEL TAYLOR KAWASAKI 74
25 BRIAN GIBBS SUZUKI 68
26 MARIO DUHAMEL SUZUKI 64
27 MICHAEL BARNES HARLEY-DAVIDSON 51
28 RICKY ORLANDO SUZUKI 46
29 JIMMY MOORE SUZUKI 39
30 BRETT METZGER SUZUKI 38
31 RICK KIRK KAWASAKI 35
32 SCOTT RUSSELL YAMAHA 37
33 JASON PRIDMORE SUZUKI 34
34 MIKE KRYNOCK KAWASAKI 33
35 ANDREW DEATHERAGE KAWASAKI 30
36 COLIN EDWARDS II YAMAHA 30
37 ANTHONY LUPO SUZUKI 28
38 CHRISTOPHER LINDHOLM DUCATI 25
39 DAVID KIEFFER DUCATI 23
40 RICH OLIVER YAMAHA 23
41 STEPHEN COOKE DUCATI 22
42 JEFFREY VOS KAWASAKI 22
43 JAMES MILROY JR KAWASAKI 21
44 DAVID SADOWSKI SUZUKI 20
45 JOHN SCHEEHSER SUZUKI 17
46 BEN WELCH SUZUKI 17
47 DAVID MCGRATH SUZUKI 16
48 ROGER BELL II SUZUKI 15
49 CAL RAYBORN III HARLEY-DAVIDSON 15
50 FRITZ KLING YAMAHA 14
51 MIKE WALSH YAMAHA 13
52 DANIEL BAILEY SUZUKI 12
53 JAMES EBERHART SUZUKI 12
54 QUENNI KING SUZUKI 12
55 TERRY TESKE SUZUKI 12
56 KEN KREBS SUZUKI 11
57 DEAN MIZDAL SUZUKI 11
58 GREG FRYER YAMAHA 9
59 ANTHONY FANIA_JR. SUZUKI 8
60 MARK MCDANIEL SUZUKI 8
61 DENNIS BURKE SUZUKI 7
62 DAVID DUPREY SUZUKI 7
63 KEVIN GRAHAM KAWASAKI 7
64 SETH HAHN SUZUKI 7
65 SHANE CLAKE SUZUKI 6
66 CHRISTOPHER STEELE SUZUKI 6
67 JOHN HILTON_JR. HONDA 5
68 BRIAN LEHFELDT SUZUKI 5
69 KARIM BABIC SUZUKI 4
70 ROGER HENDRICKS SUZUKI 4
71 DON MUNROE KAWASAKI 4
72 DOUGLAS VICKERY YAMAHA 4
73 STEVE ARSENAULT SUZUKI 3
74 JAMES KUSAR DUCATI 3
75 BOYD BRUNER SUZUKI 2
76 JAY DOYLE SUZUKI 2
77 JEFF KRAMER SUZUKI 1
78 JAMIE MCNAUGHTON SUZUKI 1
79 AKIHARU SHIGENO SUZUKI 1
80 T. RUSSELL STROBRIDGE KAWASAKI 1

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1997 Stats
Season Wins
1 Miguel Duhamel 4
2 Mathew Mladin 4
3 Doug Chandler 1
4 Scott Russell 1
Total races 10
Season Podiums
1 Miguel Duhamel 7
2 Doug Chandler 6
3 Mat Mladin 6
4 Aaron Yates 4
5 Tom Kipp 2
6 Steve Crevier 2
7 Pascal Picotte 1
8 Colin Edwards II 1
9 Scott Russell 1
Total podiums 30
Season Mfr. Wins
1 Honda 4
2 Ducati 4
3 Kawasaki 1
4 Yamaha 1
Season Poles
1 Doug Chandler 4
2 Miguel Duhamel 2
3 Mat Mladin 1
4 Scott Russell 1
5 Pascal Picotte 1
6 Aaron Yates 1
Season Poles (Mfr)
1 Kawasaki 4
2 Honda 2
3 Suzuki 2
4 Ducati 1
5 Yamaha 1
All-Time Stats (1976-1996)
All-time wins (rider)
1 Fred Merkel 20
2 Miguel Duhamel 17
3 Wayne Rainey 16
4 Freddie Spencer 15
5 Eddie Lawson 14
6 Doug Polen 13
7 Scott Russell 13
8 Mike Baldwin 10
9 Kevin Schwantz 9
10 Doug Chandler 9
11 Wes Cooley 8
12 Mat Mladin 4
13 Jamie James 4
14 Bubba Shobert 4
15 Troy Corser 3
16 Colin Edwards II 3
17 Steve McLaughlin 3
18 Reg Pridmore 3
19 Pascal Picotte 3
20 John Ashmead 2
21 John Bettencourt 2
22 Mike Hale 2
23 Ron Pierce 2
24 Paul Ritter 2
25 Alessandro Gramigni 2
26 Rich Arnaiz 1
27 Graeme Crosby 1
28 Harry Klinzmann 1
29 Sam McDonald 1
30 Cook Neilson 1
31 Dale Quarterley 1
32 Randy Renfrow 1
33 David Sadowski 1
34 Rich Schlachter 1
35 Thomas Stevens 1
36 Aaron Yates 1
37 Steve Wise 1
Total Races 195
All-time podiums
1 Fred Merkel 38
2 Wes Cooley 37
3 Miguel Duhamel 31
4 Wayne Rainey 30
5 Doug Chandler 29
6 Scott Russell 28
7 Eddie Lawson 24
8 Freddie Spencer 24
9 Mike Baldwin 22
10 Doug Polen 22
11 Jamie James 21
12 Sam McDonald 16
13 Bubba Shobert 15
14 Kevin Schwantz 14
15 Thomas Stevens 13
16 Pascal Picotte 13
17 Tom Kipp 11
18 Reg Pridmore 10
19 Roberto Pietri 9
20 Mike Smith 9
21 Mat Mladin 9
22 Colin Edwards II 8
23 John Bettencourt 7
24 Dale Quarterley 7
25 David Aldana 6
26 Todd Brubaker 6
27 Troy Corser 6
28 Rueben McMurter 6
29 Cook Neilson 6
30 Ron Pierce 6
31 Steve Wise 6
32 Steve Crevier 6
33 John Ashmead 5
34 Jimmy Filice 5
35 Steve McLaughlin 5
36 Randy Renfrow 5
37 Aaron Yates 5
38 Mike Hale 4
39 Kurt Liebmann 4
40 Paul Ritter 4
41 Dan Chivington 3
42 David Emde 3
43 Harry Klinzmann 3
44 David Sadowski 3
45 Takahiro Sohwa 3
46 Mike Spencer 3
47 Rich Arnaiz 2
48 Graeme Crosby 2
49 Gary Goodfellow 2
50 Scott Gray 2
51 John Kocinski 2
52 John Long 2
53 Alessandro Gramigni 2
54 Larry Pegram 2
55 James Adamo 1
56 Glenn Barry 1
57 Keith Code 1
58 Jeff Farmer 1
59 Gary Fisher 1
60 Carl Fogarty 1
61 John Fuchs 1
62 Jeff Haney 1
63 Donald Jacks 1
64 Ottis Lance 1
65 Kevin Monahan 1
66 Walter Nitto 1
67 Mike Parriott 1
68 Kevin Rentzell 1
69 Rich Schlachter 1
70 Satoshi Tsujimoto 1
71 Brett Metzger 1
72 Thomas Wilson, Jr 1
73 Thad Wolff 1
Total podiums 585
All-time wins (Mfr)
1 Honda 76
2 Kawasaki 45
3 Suzuki 30
4 Ducati 25
5 Yamaha 12
6 BMW 5
7 Moto Guzzi 2
Total 195
All-time poles (rider)
1 Doug Polen 18
2 Wayne Rainey 16
3 Freddie Spencer 15
4 Mike Baldwin 13
5 Doug Chandler 13
6 Fred Merkel 12
7 Scott Russell 11
8 Kevin Schwantz 10
9 Eddie Lawson 9
10 Wes Cooley 7
11 Miguel Duhamel 6
12 Pascal Picotte 6
13 Troy Corser 5
14 Colin Edwards 4
15 Tom Kipp 4
16 Jamie James 3
17 Dale Quarterley 3
18 Sam McDonald 2
19 Rueben McMurter 2
20 Ron Pierce 2
21 Reg Pridmore 2
22 David Sadowski 2
23 Thomas Stevens 2
24 Aaron Yates 2
25 John Bettencourt 1
26 Chris Carr 1
27 Steve Crevier 1
28 Graeme Crosby 1
29 Gary Fisher 1
30 Alessandro Gramigni 1
31 Scott Gray 1
32 Mike Hale 1
33 Tom Mason 1
34 Steve McLaughlin 1
35 Mat Mladin 1
36 Cook Neilson 1
37 Larry Pegram 1
38 Paul Ritter 1
39 Mike Smith 1
40 Steve Wise 1
Unknown x 10
Total 195
All-time poles (Mfr)
1 Honda 61
2 Kawasaki 45
3 Suzuki 32
4 Ducati 27
5 Yamaha 15
6 BMW 3
7 Harley-Davidson 1
8 Moto Guzzi 1
0 Unknown 10
Total 195

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