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DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CONFIRMS EXTENSION TO FESTIVAL OF MOTORCYCLING SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY 23RD AUGUST

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has completed its consultation into the proposed extension to the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling schedule for Saturday 23rd August. The consultation was launched on the 27th June 2014 regarding additional practice time as a result of a significant increase in competitors for the Manx Grand Prix and Classic […]

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TT AND SUPERBIKE LEGEND FOGARTY TO STAR AT 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

TT AND SUPERBIKE LEGEND FOGARTY TO STAR AT 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Seven times World Champion Carl Fogarty MBE has confirmed he will be attending the 2014 Classic TT presented by Bennetts with the road racing legend riding a Honda RC30 in the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – The Rivals’ Parade Lap’ sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company and also a Ducati in […]

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MICHAEL DUNLOP TO RIDE FATHER’S ROTARY NORTON AT CLASSIC TT RACES PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

MICHAEL DUNLOP TO RIDE FATHER’S ROTARY NORTON AT CLASSIC TT RACES PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Eleven time TT Race winner Michael Dunlop is set to ride his father Robert’s Rotary Norton in the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legends – The Rivals Parade Lap sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company.’ The parade, a tribute to twenty-six time TT Race winner Joey Dunlop, takes place on the Isle of […]

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STEVE HISLOP’S SENIOR TT WINNING NORTON TO RETURN TO THE ISLE OF MAN FOR CLASSIC TT PARADE LAP

STEVE HISLOP’S SENIOR TT WINNING NORTON TO RETURN TO THE ISLE OF MAN FOR CLASSIC TT PARADE LAP

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The ex-works Norton NRS588 that Steve Hislop rode in winning the 1992 Isle of Man TT Races Senior TT will return to the Island later this month to appear in the Classic Racer Magazine Classic TT Lap of Honour. The parade lap, which takes place on Monday 25th August, is part of the Classic TT […]

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GRAEME CROSBY LINED UP FOR 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

GRAEME CROSBY LINED UP FOR 2014 CLASSIC TT PRESENTED BY BENNETTS

| August 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

International road racing star Graeme Crosby is the latest ‘big name’ rider to confirm his participation at the forthcoming Classic TT presented by Bennetts with the New Zealand rider taking part in both the ‘Joey Dunlop Road Racing Legend – The Rivals’ Parade Lap’ sponsored by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company and Classic […]

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John McGuinness Powers to SES TT Zero Race Win

John McGuinness Powers to SES TT Zero Race Win

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

John McGuinness won his 21st TT race on Wednesday morning when he took the SES TT Zero race in record-breaking style. Riding the Mugen Shinden, McGuinness was always in the lead and with a stunning new lap record of 117.366mph, he came home 23.3s clear of team-mate Bruce Anstey. Rob Barber, on the Ohio State […]

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Freighter vessel chartered for TT2013 festival

Freighter vessel chartered for TT2013 festival

| May 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

The freighter MV Arrow will return to Manx waters later this month, to supplement the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company’s fleet for the TT festival, which will see 11,600 motorcycles arrive in the Island. MV Arrow was chartered for TT2012 and will once again be used to provide additional capacity for freight, supplementing the […]

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Team Flitwick Motorcycles and Olie Linsdell outline TT and Classic TT focus for 2013

Team Flitwick Motorcycles and Olie Linsdell outline TT and Classic TT focus for 2013

| February 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bedfordshire rider Olie Linsdell and Team Flitwick Motorcycles have finalised their plans for the upcoming 2013 season. Team Flitwick Motorcycles will split their attention equally between the classic racing world and modern classes. 2013 will also see the team supply an additional rider with machinery for the first time since Nigel ‘Cap’ Davies rode the […]

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Dan Stewart Joins SMT Racing For 2013 Isle of Man TT Races

Dan Stewart Joins SMT Racing For 2013 Isle of Man TT Races

| February 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Former leading British Superbike Championship team and current Macau Grand Prix champions SMT Racing will return to the Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy in 2013, increasing their presence by signing the reigning TT Privateer’s Champion Dan Stewart. The Cumbrian has been one of the most consistent performers around the Mountain Course […]

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QUALITY ENTRY BUILDING AHEAD OF INAUGURAL CLASSIC TT RACES

QUALITY ENTRY BUILDING AHEAD OF INAUGURAL CLASSIC TT RACES

| November 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Following the announcement of plans to introduce the Classic TT Races to the Isle of Man motorcycle racing calendar from 2013 onwards, the Isle of Man Government, Department of Economic Development, promoters of this new event, have received huge interest from riders, machine owners and race teams provisionally confirming their intention to participate. A revised […]

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