Entries in Isle Of Man (4)

Tuesday
Jan052010

British Road Racer Guy Martin

If you follow the Irish Road Racing scene, you know, the men of testicular fortitude, who race on the roads rather than closed circuit courses, then you know the name Guy Martin.  Thanks to Jim Race for finding this.  Jim says expect an interview with Guy on an upcoming MotoGPod

Tuesday
Aug252009

Two Wheel Tuesday, Isle Of Man In Slo-Mo

This is Top Gear beautiful and yet further proof that with the exception of maybe WRC/IRC racing why two wheels are better than four!

Better watch this one in full screen mode!

Thursday
Jul232009

Mark Gardner's Riding Man

Mark Gardiner who you can read over at Road Racer X for his AGV Backmarker column, did something back in 2002 that many of us think about and dream about, but don't have the balls to to, go ride The Isle Of Man.  Mark wrote a book about it which you can buy at RidingMan.com

Mark was just recently asked to come on to Jay Leno's web program, Jay Leno's Garage to talk about the book, have a look at that.

Tuesday
Jun162009

Two Wheel Tuesday Rossi Laps The Isle Of Man

As part of this years festivities for the Isle Of Man race, Yamaha had Valentino Rossi go over and do a parade lap of the circuit with Giacomo Agostini.  Looks like they had a lot of fun!!  Vale makes an interesting comment about the new R1 at the end when he compares it to his 2004 Yamaha M1