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1996 Austrian motorcycle Grand Prix

The 1996 Austrian motorcycle Grand Prix was the tenth round of the 1996 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place on 4 August 1996 at the A1-Ring.

Austria  1996 Austrian Grand Prix
Race details
Race 10 of 15 races in the
1996 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Circuit A1 Ring.svg
Date4 August 1996
Official nameHB Motorrad Grand Prix Austria[1][2]
LocationA1-Ring
Course
  • Permanent racing facility
  • 4.319 km (2.684 mi)
500 cc
Pole position
Rider Australia Mick Doohan
Time 1:29.430
Fastest lap
Rider Spain Àlex Crivillé
Time 1:30.112
Podium
First Spain Àlex Crivillé
Second Australia Mick Doohan
Third Japan Norick Abe
250 cc
Pole position
Rider France Olivier Jacque
Time 1:33.700
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Ralf Waldmann
Time 1:34.686
Podium
First Germany Ralf Waldmann
Second Spain Luis d'Antin
Third Germany Jürgen Fuchs
125 cc
Pole position
Rider Japan Masaki Tokudome
Time 1:41.254
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Dirk Raudies
Time 1:42.002
Podium
First Italy Ivan Goi
Second Germany Dirk Raudies
Third Italy Valentino Rossi
Mick Doohan, Àlex Crivillé and Norifumi Abe, spraying the champagne on the podium after finishing second, first and third in the 500cc race.

500 cc classificationEdit

Pos. Rider Team Manufacturer Time/Retired Points
1   Àlex Crivillé Team Repsol Honda Honda 42:37.024 25
2   Mick Doohan Team Repsol Honda Honda +0.500 20
3   Norifumi Abe Marlboro Yamaha Roberts Yamaha +4.534 16
4   Luca Cadalora Kanemoto Honda Honda +19.470 13
5   Alex Barros Honda Pileri Honda +20.936 11
6   Scott Russell Lucky Strike Suzuki Suzuki +21.058 10
7   Carlos Checa Fortuna Honda Pons Honda +25.632 9
8   Loris Capirossi Marlboro Yamaha Roberts Yamaha +25.701 8
9   Jean-Michel Bayle Marlboro Yamaha Roberts Yamaha +25.986 7
10   Juan Borja Elf 500 ROC Elf 500 +28.046 6
11   Tadayuki Okada Team Repsol Honda Honda +32.446 5
12   Terry Rymer Lucky Strike Suzuki Suzuki +38.616 4
13   Alberto Puig Fortuna Honda Pons Honda +39.031 3
14   Jeremy McWilliams QUB Team Optimum ROC Yamaha +1:18.224 2
15   Chris Walker Elf 500 ROC Elf 500 +1:20.212 1
16   Lucio Pedercini Team Pedercini ROC Yamaha +1 Lap
17   James Haydon World Championship Motorsports ROC Yamaha +1 Lap
18   Marcellino Lucchi IP Aprilia Racing Team Aprilia +1 Lap
19   Eugene McManus Millar Racing Yamaha +1 Lap
20   Paul Young Padgett's Racing Team Harris Yamaha +1 Lap
21   Jean Pierre Jeandat Team Paton Paton +1 Lap
Ret   Kenny Roberts Jr Marlboro Yamaha Roberts Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Frederic Protat Soverex FP Racing ROC Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Sean Emmett Harris Grand Prix Harris Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Adrien Bosshard Elf 500 ROC ROC Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Shinichi Itoh Team Repsol Honda Honda Retirement
Sources: [3][4]

250cc classificationEdit

Pos Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Points
1   Ralf Waldmann Honda 41:29.190 25
2   Luis d'Antin Honda +16.374 20
3   Jürgen Fuchs Honda +21.140 16
4   Tohru Ukawa Honda +22.979 13
5   Jean-Philippe Ruggia Honda +27.805 11
6   Nobuatsu Aoki Honda +37.712 10
7   Luca Boscoscuro Aprilia +37.756 9
8   Jurgen vd Goorbergh Honda +52.913 8
9   Regis Laconi Honda +54.232 7
10   Takeshi Tsujimura Honda +1:01.608 6
11   Olivier Petrucciani Aprilia +1:03.950 5
12   Alessandro Antonello Aprilia +1:04.462 4
13   Sebastian Porto Aprilia +1:17.335 3
14   Christian Boudinot Aprilia +1:22.534 2
15   Yasumasa Hatakeyama Honda +1:26.589 1
16   Gianluigi Scalvini Honda +1:28.269
17   Jamie Robinson Aprilia +1 Lap
18   Sete Gibernau Honda +1 Lap
19   Cristophe Cogan Honda +1 Lap
20   Richard Haidegger Aprilia +1 Lap
21   Uwe Bolterhauer Honda +1 Lap
22   Thomas Stadler Yamaha +1 Lap
Ret   Johann Wolfsteiner Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Tetsuya Harada Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Cristiano Migliorati Honda Retirement
Ret   Osamu Miyazaki Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Davide Bulega Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Roberto Locatelli Aprilia Retirement
Ret   José Luis Cardoso Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Eskil Suter Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Olivier Jacque Honda Retirement
Ret   Max Biaggi Aprilia Retirement

125cc classificationEdit

Pos Rider Manufacturer Time/Retired Points
1   Ivan Goi Honda 41:50.829 25
2   Dirk Raudies Honda +0.767 20
3   Valentino Rossi Aprilia +2.322 16
4   Masaki Tokudome Aprilia +2.739 13
5   Peter Öttl Aprilia +4.341 11
6   Jorge Martinez Aprilia +4.910 10
7   Youichi Ui Yamaha +17.385 9
8   Tomomi Manako Honda +19.464 8
9   Kazuto Sakata Aprilia +20.971 7
10   Manfred Geissler Aprilia +26.469 6
11   Noboru Ueda Honda +27.666 5
12   Akira Saito Honda +27.687 4
13   Herri Torrontegui Honda +38.933 3
14   Josep Sarda Honda +42.917 2
15   Frederic Petit Honda +46.979 1
16   Yoshiaki Katoh Yamaha +51.963
17   Jaroslav Hules Honda +55.754
18   Lucio Cecchinello Honda +58.003
19   Harald Danninger Honda +1:17.416
20   Loek Bodelier Honda +1:18.116
21   Angel Nieto Jr Aprilia +1:32.504
22   Gerwin Hofer Honda +1 Lap
23   Georg Scharl Honda +1 Lap
Ret   Haruchika Aoki Honda Retirement
Ret   Stefano Perugini Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Darren Barton Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Emilio Alzamora Honda Retirement
Ret   Garry McCoy Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Paolo Tessari Honda Retirement
Ret   Andrea Ballerini Aprilia Retirement
Ret   Bernd Holzleitner Yamaha Retirement
Ret   Gabriele Debbia Yamaha Retirement


Previous race:
1996 British Grand Prix
FIM Grand Prix World Championship
1996 season
Next race:
1996 Czech Republic Grand Prix
Previous race:
1994 Austrian Grand Prix
Austrian Grand Prix Next race:
1997 Austrian Grand Prix

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Grand Prix uitslagen en bijzonderheden 1996". Archive.today. 25 July 2015. Archived from the original on 25 July 2015. Retrieved 16 May 2018.
  2. ^ Mitchell, Malcolm. "A1-Ring - The Motor Racing Programme Covers Project". Progcovers.com. Retrieved 15 May 2018.
  3. ^ "1996 Austrian MotoGP - Motor Sport Magazine Database". 13 June 2017.
  4. ^ "motogp.com · AUSTRIAN GRAND PRIX · 500cc Race Classification 1996". www.motogp.com.