Tag: Manx Grand Prix

Olie Linsdell powers his paton to Classic TT victory in Bennetts 500cc race

Olie Linsdell powers his paton to Classic TT victory in Bennetts 500cc race

| August 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Bedfordshire racer Olie Linsdell won his first race on the TT Mountain Course since his double win in the 2007 Manx Grand Prix Newcomers and Ultra Lightweight races, winning the Bennetts 500cc Classic TT Race on the Giovanni Cabassi Paton. Olie’s Paton had the honour of getting the inaugural TT Races presented by Bennetts underway. […]

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Manx Grand Prix practice red flagged following four separate incidents on the course

| August 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last night’s Manx Grand Prix qualifying session was red flagged at around 7.50pm following four separate incidents on the course at Ballahutchin, Kerrowmoar, Ramsey Hairpin and the Bungalow. Scott Campbell, Ross Richards and Stuart Hall were involved in the incident at Ballahutchin on the approach to Ballagarey with Richards and Hall taken by airmed to […]

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New product celebrates 90th Anniversary of Manx Grand Prix

New product celebrates 90th Anniversary of Manx Grand Prix

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

To celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Manx Grand Prix, Isle of Man Post Office has produced two large-format A5 full-colour pre-paid postcards featuring a gallery of the classic machines and the legends past and present of this historic racing festival. In a limited edition of 2,500 sets, every card features a ‘pre-paid postage’ graphic […]

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Big Mitch an inspiration to others as he looks set to make his mark on this year’s Manx Grand Prix

Big Mitch an inspiration to others as he looks set to make his mark on this year’s Manx Grand Prix

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ballaugh rider Chris Mitchell is on the verge of achieving his dream and, at the same time, making history on the Mountain Course at this year’s Manx Grand Prix. Completing a race around the famous circuit is a massive achievement in itself – but Chris is doing it even though he only has the use […]

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Manxman Dan Kneen aims for first podium at 2013 Isle of Man TT Races

Manxman Dan Kneen aims for first podium at 2013 Isle of Man TT Races

| March 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Leading Isle of Man TT rider Dan Kneen is aiming for his first TT Races podium in 2013 as he again lines up with the Marks Bloom Racing team for the Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy. Since becoming the first rider ever to win a hat-trick at the Manx Grand Prix, […]

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Steam Packet Passengers generous donations for MGP Helicopter Fund Collection

Steam Packet Passengers generous donations for MGP Helicopter Fund Collection

| February 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Steam Packet Company passengers have raised a fantastic £5,472.13 for the Manx Grand Prix Helicopter Fund. The annual collection is carried out by crew members from the Ben-my-Chree and the Manannan during the Manx Grand Prix period, and the team is keen to express their thanks to passengers for their donations towards the 2012 collection. […]

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Manx Motor Cycle Club launches new brand identity as part of Manx Grand Prix re-launch.

Manx Motor Cycle Club launches new brand identity as part of Manx Grand Prix re-launch.

| January 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Manx Motor Cycle Club, organisers of the annual Manx Grand Prix on the Isle of Man, has launched a new brand identity for the event as part of the relaunch of the 90-year-old event. The identity, which was created by Isle of Man based design company ‘Range Left, Jagged Right’, includes a new logo, […]

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Grand Prix racer documentary gets its world premiere on the Isle of Man

Grand Prix racer documentary gets its world premiere on the Isle of Man

| January 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

A new documentary on the Manx Grand Prix is to get its world premiere on the Isle of Man on Monday 4th February. The film, called ‘Grand Prix Racer’, has been produced by Isle of Man-based Greenlight TV and was shot before and during the 2012 Manx Grand Prix on the Isle of Man. The […]

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MANX GRAND PRIX GETS FIM INTERNATIONAL MEETING STATUS

MANX GRAND PRIX GETS FIM INTERNATIONAL MEETING STATUS

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Manx Grand Prix, the Mountain Course race run in August on the Isle of Man, has this year received ‘FIM International’ status in its 90th year, replacing the event’s previous ‘European Open’ status. The new status means that competitors from countries such as Australia, New Zealand and the USA can now compete on their […]

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MANX MOTOR CYCLE CLUB ANNOUNCES PAST WINNERS PARADE AS PART OF 90TH MANX GRAND PRIX ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

MANX MOTOR CYCLE CLUB ANNOUNCES PAST WINNERS PARADE AS PART OF 90TH MANX GRAND PRIX ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Manx Motor Cycle Club has announced a former winners parade as part of the Club’s celebrations for the event’s 90th year. The parade will take place around the Mountain Course on Wednesday 28th August and is part of the newly created Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling which runs from 17th August to 1st […]

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