Isle Of Man TT

Changes could happen on the Isle of Man in 2022

Following the upheavals of 2020 and 2021, the Isle of Man government department for business and the Manx Motor Cycle Club have announced that they are reviewing both the Manx Grand Prix and Classic TT events from the 13th. August 2021. So far, no mention of any other IOM event …

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Joey Dunlop’s new book promises untold stories

You might think we already know everything there is to know about the late Joey Dunlop. The English author, however, thinks he has unearthed some hitherto unknown gems of information on the legendary road racer. And, later this year, Stuart Barker will publish a new book on one of Northern …

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5 reasons to visit the Isle of Man

The idea of ​​waves crashing against rocks on a remote island seems quite astonishing after the events of last year. With travelers expected to come up with creative itineraries this summer, an island vacation shouldn’t be crossed from the books. Rather than heading to the crowded beaches of Ibiza or …

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100 years of Moto Guzzi – Dossier

Italians are known for a lot of things, one of them being the creators of ridiculously pretty and powerful motorcycles. Moto Guzzi has been involved, in a significant way, for a little over 100 years now. It’s no simple task, but Moto Guzzi is no ordinary business either. The story …

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Quick Read, July 11, 2021

Something for everyone this week: the classic perfection of a Moto Guzzi cafe racer, a stealth R18 commissioned by BMW and a slender CB650R from Honda’s European dealerships. Plus a glimpse of the very, very radical new CE 04 from BMW. Moto Guzzi California 1100 EV by Bernd and Robin …

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Dunlop sets its sights on the joy of Kirkistown

Motorcycle racing kicks off today in Northern Ireland with the first meeting of the year in Kirkistown, County Down, where a group of top riders are entered. Allymoney’s Michael Dunlop is the most prominent name on the entry list for the Belfast and District Club President’s Cup event, where the …

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LIVE: Goodwood Festival of Speed

A treasured collection of motor racing’s most famous cars, motorcycles, drivers and racers will once again be on display as they race the famous Goodwood Hill Climb in front of spectators as the crowds return to the Sussex site. This year’s event will honor the career of American racing giant …

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A look back at the 2001 Ducati MH900e

the Ducati The MH900e not only sported a beautiful exterior, but it also had a powerful engine and fantastic performance. However, the unique aspect of the bike was its rather odd but attractive bare design. The MH900e debuted as a concept bike in 1998 and turned heads. Ducati produced this …

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Isle of Man TT scammer doomed

A crook who scammed a TT fan for £ 1,210 has been sentenced to 120 hours of community service by magistrates. Craig Philip Teare offered to rent bogus accommodation to a woman in the UK after telling her he was part of the island’s TT Homestay program. Teare took £ …

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Modification of Mountain Road closures

A six-week closure planned for Mountain Road this summer has been postponed to March 2022. Transport bosses had offered to close the main road in August to do essential maintenance ahead of TT 2022. However, in a statement released today (Thursday), the government said it revised the schedule after “stakeholder …

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10 things everyone forgot about the Honda VFR750R

In the mid-1980s, Honda took a good look at their successful racing program and realized that in these times of hedonistic excess the point had come to take whatever made their track bikes untouchable and put everything under the saddle of a street bike. Taking a clearly open checkbook approach, …

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The four best TT bikes on the Isle of Man (List)

Honda fireblade The story of Honda’s first participation in the IOMTT is a legend among racing fans. Anything but laughed at the island when he visited the island on a reconnaissance trip and announced his intention to compete, Soichiro Honda returned in 1959 with a handful of four-stroke, DOHC, and …

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Isle of Man TT: The fabulous half-century of Dunlop Dynasty victories in the Mountain Course event

TT wins” class=”qa-srcset-image” data-reactid=”.1t64ebx5i1y.0.0.0.1.$image-0.0.0.0″/>Joey Dunlop, Michael Dunlop and Robert Dunlop amassed 50 TT wins When Michael Dunlop won the lightweight Supertwins race at the 2019 Isle of Man TT he marked a remarkable milestone in the Dunlop family’s success story at the world’s most famous road racing event. The name …

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Runner Lee Johnston scores two wins at Oliver’s Mount

Lee Johnston returned to the top of a road racing podium this weekend, winning the Supersport 600A and Ultra Lightweight races at Oliver’s Mount in North Yorkshire. In recent weeks the Maguiresbridge rider has focused on preparations for his track season, testing his Yamaha Ashcourt Racing ahead of the British …

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Norton V4SS Sports Bike Global Debut Coming Soon

Norton V4SS Sports Bike Global Debut Coming Soon Norton is one of the most famous motorcycle brands in the world with a rich racing heritage, especially on the Isle of Man TT. The company, however, like many other iconic brands, has faced some murky waters due to growing competition and …

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NBA 2K21 gets a free weekend on Xbox

If you have an Xbox and need a little more basketball in your life this weekend, you can play NBA 2K21 Free for a limited time with the latest Xbox Free Play Days event. The recurring weekend event featured two free games this weekend featuring instead of three casual titles, …

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Should the Isle of Man TT be banned / improved?

The Isle of Man TT has been an annual motorcycle racing event held on the Isle of Man around mid-year since 1907, with a few exceptions. It is one of the most criticized motorsport events, being cited countless times as “one of the most dangerous racing events in the world”. …

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Isle of Man TT will be back ‘better than ever’ next year

Mr Skelly revealed his department had conducted extensive consultations with businesses, runners, teams, sponsors, officials and volunteers over the past year, creating the ‘largest body of intelligence’ ‘never gathered around the world famous motorcycle festival. The iconic race is set to return next year after organizers were forced to cancel …

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8 things we just learned

Reducers and racing sets go hand in hand like Ford Mustangs and 5.0-liter V8s. They allow us to (practically) experience cars we could only dream of driving, allowing us to live out our automotive lifestyle fantasies. Plus, many know that few video games have done it better than Test Drive …

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Confirmed dates and tickets on sale

After the first cancellation of two consecutive Isle of Man TT editions since WWII, dates have been confirmed for the 2022 race. The 2020 event was canceled due to the coronavirus outbreak in March, with this year’s planned event following suit at the end of last year. But organizers are …

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