Aussie David “Davo” Johnson has made history of the Isle of Man TT… and the racing hasn’t even started.
In final qualifying for tonight’s opening race, the six-lap (380km) Superbike TT, Johnson emerged as the fastest ever rider of a British motorcycle with a lap average of 128.5mph.
SENSATIONAL QUALIFYING SESSION - LAP RECORD FOR HUTCHINSON
Ian Hutchinson lapped inside John McGuinness’ outright lap record – on his Superstock machine!!
HOLDEN/WINKLE TOP THE SIDECAR QUALIFYING BOARD AHEAD OF FIRST RACE AT 2016 ISLE OF MAN TT RACES
As the sun continued to shine well into the Manx evening, the Sure Formula Two Sidecar competitors at the 2016 Isle of Man TT had their final shakedown before Saturday’s opening three-lap race.
Luis Salom passes away
Luis Salom was involved in a crash at Turn 12 in Barcelona during Moto2 Free Practice 2.
DUNLOP THROWS DOWN THE GAUNTLET AT 2016 ISLE OF MAN TT RACES
Thursday evening’s qualifying session at the 2016 Isle of Man TT Races fuelled by Monster Energy saw Michael Dunlop set the island alight with the first 132mph+ lap of the week.
REEVES/FARRANCE MOVE TO TOP OF SURE SIDECAR QUALIFYING LEADERBOARD
Tim Reeves and Patrick Farrance upped the ante in qualifying for the two Sure Mobile Formula Two sidecar races with a best lap of 114.83mph to send them to the top of the leaderboard.
Double Down. Double Back
Dakar Champion Toby Price will suit up for the biggest gamble of his career when he takes on the 41st running of the legendary Finke Desert Race this coming Queens Birthday weekend.
HOLDEN/WINKLE TOP THE BOARD -TT RACES SURE SIDECAR QUALIFYING
The third Sidecar session of the 2016 Isle of Man TT races, fuelled by Monster Energy, got underway slightly later than scheduled at 7.57pm
IOMTT -BINGLEY BULLET BLASTS TO TOP OF RST SUPERBIKE BOARD
With glorious conditions once more all across the island, qualifying on Tuesday evening for the 2016 Isle of Man TT Races
TROUBLE AT THE TOP-A SMOKEY END FOR YAMAHA YZR-M1
Yamaha suffered two embarrassing engine failures at Mugello with one of them costing their luminous superstar Valentino Rossi a chance of racing for a home race victory.
Josh Brookes and Ant West fly flag for the Aussies
The 2016 Motul Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) makes its only visit to England this weekend, with Aussie representation under the auspices of Josh Brookes and Anthony West.
Beaubier Mixes In Well On Day One At Donington
Cameron Beaubier (Pata Yamaha WorldSBK) swapped his MotoAmerica R1 ride for the official WorldSBK seat vacated by the injured Sylvain Guintoli at Donington