Tag: Isle of Man TT

ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY FOR MOTORCYCLES AT THE TT FESTIVAL

ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY MAKES SIGNIFICANT INVESTMENT TO INCREASE CAPACITY FOR MOTORCYCLES AT THE TT FESTIVAL

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company has announced plans to expand the motorcycle capacity on its fast craft Manannan by 30%, which will provide the capacity for thousands of extra motorcycles during the 2015 TT. A new mezzanine vehicle deck will be fabricated this autumn for Manannan and installed prior to each TT, accommodating […]

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ARAI LAUNCH RX7-GP JOEY DUNLOP 1985 LIMITED EDITION HELMET FOR CLASSIC TT

ARAI LAUNCH RX7-GP JOEY DUNLOP 1985 LIMITED EDITION HELMET FOR CLASSIC TT

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Arai UK and TheVisorShop.com are proud to announce a new Limited Edition RX7-GP Joey Dunlop 1985 Replica Helmet as part of this year’s celebration of Joey’s unique career at the Classic TT. Each of the 300 helmets will be numbered and come with a matching numbered certificate, which will be hand signed by Linda Dunlop. […]

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…and the bride wore leathers. TT couple marry at Ramsey Town Hall

…and the bride wore leathers. TT couple marry at Ramsey Town Hall

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

A ‘TT’ civil marriage ceremony has been held at Ramsey Town Hall, the first since Ramsey Town Commission took over the civil registry service for Ramsey and the north. Beverley Cartwright and Simon Smith from Shropshire were married in the building’s civil ceremony room overlooking the TT course at Parliament Square during the Sidecar Race […]

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Yes Dave, you really have won a TT superbike from Manx Telecom!

Yes Dave, you really have won a TT superbike from Manx Telecom!

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

‘I’m still in shock’ was TT fan Dave Wright’s reaction after winning a £15,000 limited edition Honda Fireblade in a Manx Telecom competition. And who could blame him – it’s not every day that you find out you’re the proud owner of the road legal version of Honda Racing’s TT machine, or have it presented […]

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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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Dunlop at the double as he takes his second TT win

Dunlop at the double as he takes his second TT win

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michael Dunlop took his ninth TT victory when he comfortably won the RL 360 Superstock race giving BMW their second win in four days. Riding the MD Racing machine, Dunlop faced a serious challenge from Monster Energy Supersport 1 race winner Gary Johnson but the Lincolnshire man crashed out on the run up to the […]

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Steam Packet Company continues Marshals’ discount scheme for 2014

Steam Packet Company continues Marshals’ discount scheme for 2014

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Marshals who attend both the TT and Festival of Motorcycling during 2014 will again have their ferry travel discounted by the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company. The discount scheme was introduced in 2008 to support the Isle of Man TT Marshals’ Association and encourage more marshals to volunteer for both motorcycling events. In addition […]

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Anstey ignites the SES TT Zero with first completed lap

Anstey ignites the SES TT Zero with first completed lap

| June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

New Zealander Bruce Anstey continued his form around the Mountain Course in tonight’s SES TT Zero 2nd Qualifying session. The New Zealand rider followed up his stunning outright lap record around the Mountain Course with an unofficial lap record for the TT Zero class, posting a time of 112.355mph (20:08.914). His Mugen teammate also took […]

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Aylott/ Harrison triumph in Sure Sidecar 1 Race after twenty one years competing at the TT Races

Aylott/ Harrison triumph in Sure Sidecar 1 Race after twenty one years competing at the TT Races

| June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

After six previous podium positions and over 20 years since his debut, Conrad Harrison, partnered by Mike Aylott, took his maiden Isle of Man TT victory on Saturday after coming through from an opening lap fourth to win a dramatic opening Sure Sidecar race. Harrison and Aylott took the win by 17s from former winner […]

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Stunning Performance from Dunlop as he smashes lap and race record

Stunning Performance from Dunlop as he smashes lap and race record

| June 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michael Dunlop took his eighth TT victory when he won Saturday’s 6-lap Dainese Superbike race in record-breaking style. The BMW Motorrad rider took control from early race leader James Hillier at Ballaugh on the opening lap and, aided by two laps inside the old outright lap record, he surged clear and was able to control […]

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