TT & road races

  • William Dunlop out of TT

    08 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    William Dunlop out of TT

    Tyco BMW rider William Dunlop is out of the 2015 Isle of Man TT after only one race, after a crash during this morning’s practice lap on his BMW superstock machine. Dunlop crashed out at Laurel Bank...

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  • Guy Martin to ride in 2015 TT Zero race

    08 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Guy Martin to ride in 2015 TT Zero race

    Guy Martin has secured a last minute entry for the TT Zero class at this year’s Isle of Man TT race, taking over from injured teammate William Dunlop on Victory’s new electric machine. Dunlop was...

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  • Birchalls dominate opening sidecar race

    08 June 2015 by Steve English

    Birchalls dominate opening sidecar race

    After a delay to the start of the sidecar race the masses of crowds lining the Mountain Course saw the Birchall brothers, Ben and Tom, claim the spoils by over 24s from the team of John Holden and Dan...

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  • Superstock race moved to Tuesday

    08 June 2015 by Steve English

    Superstock race moved to Tuesday

    A road traffic accident caused further delays to the TT schedule and meant that the organisers have once again had to avail of a reserve race day to host a race. The Superstock race had been scheduled...

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  • Dunlop ok after Superbike TT crash

    08 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Dunlop ok after Superbike TT crash

    Michael Dunlop has escaped unscathed after his crash out of third place in the closing stages of yesterday’s Superbike TT race. The new Buildbase BMW rider became entangled in a backmarker’s crash...

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  • Revised Monday schedule

    07 June 2015 by Steve English

    Revised Monday schedule

    The schedule for tomorrow's action at the Isle of Man TT has been revised once again with a practice lap added for the Supersport/Superstock riders at 10.30 followed by the first race of the race with...

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  • New schedule for Sunday and Monday at the TT

    06 June 2015 by Steve English

    New schedule for Sunday and Monday at the TT

    Race organisers have announced their updated schedules for the next days after high winds led to the postponment of today's TT schedule. Sunday will now see the opening Superbike run to it's full six...

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  • Anstey sets the pace

    05 June 2015 by Steve English

    Anstey sets the pace

    Bruce Anstey was fastest in this evening's Superbike session with the Australian missing out on a 130mph lap on an evening where the times were slower than expected. Anstey has been in strong form all...

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  • Opening Superbike race delayed until Sunday

    05 June 2015 by Steve English

    Opening Superbike race delayed until Sunday

    The opening Superbike race of the TT has been delayed until Sunday afternoon with the big bikes start to start at 2pm. With the numerous delays in practice week race organisers have decided to...

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  • Dunlop battles the clock to qualify on BMW

    04 June 2015 by Stephen Davison

    Dunlop battles the clock to qualify on BMW

     As the accusations and counter accusations start to fly after Michael Dunlop's defection from Yamaha to BMW, the Ballymoney racer is getting on with the task of trying to win a TT in...

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  • Franck Petricola loses life in TT crash

    03 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Franck Petricola loses life in TT crash

    French rider Franck Petricola has lost his life in a crash during tonight’s qualifying session for the Isle of Man TT. The thirty-two year old lost his life following an incident at Sulby Crossroads...

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  • Anstey tops first timed session of TT2015

    03 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Anstey tops first timed session of TT2015

    Padgett’s Honda rider Bruce Anstey has topped the first timed practice session of TT 2015, finishing the evening’s session from John McGuinness by only seconds. A resurgent Ian Hutchinson, carrying on...

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  • James Hillier to take H2R to TT course

    03 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    James Hillier to take H2R to TT course

    Isle of Man TT racer James Hillier will take to the famous 37.73-mile course on Kawasaki’s new supercharged H2R as part of a special parade lap at this year’s TT. Joining World Superbike champion Tom...

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  • Rain causes further delays at TT

    02 June 2015 by Steve English

    Rain causes further delays at TT

    The weather has once again played a hand in practice for the 2015 Isle of Man TT with the opening night disrupted by bad weather and bad luck. With the sessions untimed because of high winds around...

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  • Hickman troops up for MV Agusta at TT

    01 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Hickman troops up for MV Agusta at TT

    Peter Hickman will join forces with Robinson’s Brewery and Iron Maiden for the 2015 Isle of Man TT campaign, as they come onboard as title sponsors for his new MV Agusta supersport machine under their...

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  • Full ITV schedule for TT 2015

    01 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Full ITV schedule for TT 2015

    ITV 4 have confirmed an action-packed schedule of coverage for the 2015 Isle of Man TT that kicks off tomorrow (Monday the 1st June) and includes fifteen hours of coverage from this year’s...

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  • Manx Police drop Guy Martin investigation

    01 June 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Manx Police drop Guy Martin investigation

    The Isle of Man Police have confirmed that they’ve dropped their investigation into TT racer Guy Martin’s claims that he lapped the Mountain circuit at over 100mph average speed - in an Aston Martin...

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  • Second TT practice in weather doubt

    31 May 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Second TT practice in weather doubt

    Tomorrow night’s second practice for the 2015 Isle of Man TT is already in doubt, with severe weather threatened by the Met Office to hit the island just in time for the scheduled start of...

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  • Farquhar delighted with opening night pace

    31 May 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Farquhar delighted with opening night pace

    Ryan Farquhar says he’s delighted with his pace on the opening night of practice for the 2015 Isle of Man TT, topping the time sheets as well as setting his fastest ever Lightweight class time despite...

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  • Farquhar tops rain-hit first night

    30 May 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Farquhar tops rain-hit first night

    Ryan Farquhar has topped a wet opening day on the Isle of Man, taking the top spot in the Lightweight class despite the rain bringing a premature end to the night’s action. It was the newcomers who...

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  • TT nominated for USA Today 10Best award

    28 May 2015 by Simon Patterson

    TT nominated for USA Today 10Best award

    The Isle of Man TT has been nominated for a 10Best award by prestigious newspaper USA Today. The event joins US events like the Indy 500 and the Baja 1000, as well as international races like the Le...

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  • Video: Victory's electric TT bike testing

    18 May 2015 by MCN Sport

    Video: Victory's electric TT bike testing

    Last week MCN broke the story that Victory will compete in the SES TT Zero electric race in June – and here's the first video of the bike in action, riding in tests in the USA with Lee Johnston on...

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  • Johnston denies Seeley in superstock race

    16 May 2015 by Simon Patterson

    Johnston denies Seeley in superstock race

    Lee Johnston has denied Alastair Seeley the chance to become the most successful North West 200 racer of all time, with a last lap move to take the win from his fellow Northern Irishman. The duo were...

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