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    Thread: Classic TT Awards/Plaques
Post: RE: Classic TT Awards/Plaques

(18-09-2013, 10:27 AM)larryd Wrote: Not sure that I totally believe this, but at any rate it does not surprise me !! I got one and I wasn't even there | ammo
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 2 4,766 24-09-2013, 03:55 AM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX GETS FIM INTERNATIONAL MEETING STATUS
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX GETS FIM INTERNATIONAL MEETING...

(24-11-2012, 05:13 AM)Malcolm Wrote: . There is an Editors Note to the news item from the Press Release which reads as follows:- The following wording will appear in the Manx Motor Cycle Club's Ma...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 8 9,198 24-11-2012, 02:11 PM
    Thread: MANX GRAND PRIX GETS FIM INTERNATIONAL MEETING STATUS
Post: RE: MANX GRAND PRIX GETS FIM INTERNATIONAL MEETING...

(23-11-2012, 05:43 AM)Gstarron Wrote: All I can say is... YES YES YES..!!! Cheers..!!! Ron I bet the Irish support class riders arent saying that. So what mindless moronic imbecile thought that ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 8 9,198 23-11-2012, 07:31 AM
    Thread: Teams/Competitors - Steam Packet Booking Forms
Post: RE: Teams/Competitors - Steam Packet Booking Forms

(21-11-2012, 05:34 AM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/ttmonsterlogobig.jpg] [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/classicttlogo.jpg] Courtesy of Paul Phillips:- Please find ...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 3,883 21-11-2012, 09:37 AM
    Thread: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of new Festival of Motorcycling for 2013
Post: RE: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of ne...

(27-10-2012, 09:54 PM)spannerman Wrote: May i say that the MCL came bye through a manx man suggesting the idea to the ACU in the first place "playing about with racing", If this was someone from the...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 10,492 28-10-2012, 06:00 PM
    Thread: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of new Festival of Motorcycling for 2013
Post: RE: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of ne...

(22-10-2012, 07:31 AM)Paul Phillips Wrote: As I said, where do I say I haven't had a reply? Regards Paul "I HONESTLY THOUGHT WE WOULD HAVE HAD SOME MORE INFORMATION ON THIS BY NOW, BUT SADLY WE H...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 10,492 22-10-2012, 08:29 AM
    Thread: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of new Festival of Motorcycling for 2013
Post: RE: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of ne...

(21-10-2012, 03:27 PM)Paul Phillips Wrote: Ammo Who says I haven't had a reply from the ACU regarding possible changes to the TT Mountain Course License? I certainly have never said it - and why wo...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 10,492 21-10-2012, 10:17 PM
    Thread: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of new Festival of Motorcycling for 2013
Post: RE: Isle of Man Government Confirms identity of ne...

(19-10-2012, 11:13 PM)larryd Wrote: Malcolm - the Manx Grand Prix that I rode in for 5 years is DEAD And do I care any more? Do I Hell. Mr Corkish and the rest of his bimbling colleagues have not...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 10,492 21-10-2012, 10:43 AM
    Thread: Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling is new title
Post: RE: Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling is new ti...

(18-10-2012, 02:20 PM)Malcolm Wrote: Minister Shimmin seemed somewhat irked to be questioned in so much detail by Mr Houghton:- Listen To Related Audio Clip [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 3,053 18-10-2012, 10:11 PM
    Thread: IofM Government Dep't of ED Publishes Proposals for new Classic TT Races
Post: RE: IofM Government Dep't of ED Publishes Proposal...

(07-09-2012, 08:13 AM)rc30alfie Wrote: (05-09-2012, 06:36 PM)beepee Wrote: Totally bewildering,and how exactly is a rider of GP status defined.I presume it means the likes of Crutchlow,McWilliams ...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,620 07-09-2012, 03:02 PM
    Thread: IofM Government Dep't of ED Publishes Proposals for new Classic TT Races
Post: RE: IofM Government Dep't of ED Publishes Proposal...

(05-09-2012, 06:36 PM)beepee Wrote: Totally bewildering,and how exactly is a rider of GP status defined.I presume it means the likes of Crutchlow,McWilliams and even Rossi.! What an absolute can of ...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 15,620 06-09-2012, 11:00 PM
    Thread: Cock O' the North Meeting Results + Report + Special Announcement
Post: RE: Cock O' the North Meeting Results + Report

(25-07-2012, 05:25 PM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/auto66clubbig.gif] SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT Steve Hix, a 38-year-old road racer from Holbeach, Lincolnshire has died from in...
ammo Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 3 10,973 25-07-2012, 08:52 PM
    Thread: PAINT THE KERBS!
Post: RE: PAINT THE KERBS!

(11-07-2012, 10:34 AM)John Foster Wrote: Are the kerbs going to be clearly painted for the MGP - or is that too much to ask - yet again? A clear view of the kerbs is even more crucial in the poorer...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 36 50,609 11-07-2012, 09:54 PM
    Thread: The Future of the Manx Grand Prix
Post: RE: The Future of the Manx Grand Prix

(14-06-2012, 05:24 PM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/mgpgreenlogo.jpg] JOINT PRESS RELEASE FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AND THE MANX MOTOR CYCLE CLUB Entries ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 3,429 15-06-2012, 07:00 AM
    Thread: MGP proposals cause “war” to break out on the Isle of Man.
Post: RE: MGP proposals cause “war” to break out on the ...

(09-06-2012, 10:20 AM)FCM Wrote: Costs ???? The Travel company involved with this specialises in motor sports events and after speaking with them I was told that the IOM Government have not been v...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 9,419 09-06-2012, 06:14 PM
    Thread: DED clarifies costs, visitor numbers and commercial revenue generated by M G P
Post: RE: DED clarifies costs, visitor numbers and comme...

(05-06-2012, 11:59 AM)Tomcat Wrote: In his analysis of costs Mr Kniveton appears to consider only revenue to government from the races, and ignores a reported £5.9M income to the Island as a whole f...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 4 6,492 08-06-2012, 08:06 AM
    Thread: DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT RELEASES FURTHER DETAILS OF PROPOSED MGP
Post: RE: DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT RELEASES FU...

(10-05-2012, 10:48 PM)chris Wrote: (09-05-2012, 11:58 PM)maggie Wrote: Reading this part "Entries for all classes will be open to any rider with an ACU national license or equivalent " , I am wond...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 9 11,346 11-05-2012, 08:11 AM
    Thread: Greenlight TV to Film the MGP 2012
Post: RE: Greenlight TV to Film the MGP 2012

(10-05-2012, 12:39 PM)an old man returns Wrote: (10-05-2012, 11:40 AM)FCM Wrote: (10-05-2012, 09:30 AM)an old man returns Wrote: The IOM Government subsidised Greenlights costs up to 2006 (I thi...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 10,898 10-05-2012, 10:36 PM
    Thread: Greenlight TV to Film the MGP 2012
Post: RE: Greenlight TV to Film the MGP 2012

(08-05-2012, 05:03 PM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/mmccgif.gif] The Manx Motorcycle Club is pleased to announce that the 2012 Manx Grand Prix Races will be filmed by Greenl...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 6 10,898 09-05-2012, 09:46 PM
    Thread: MMCC Press Release
Post: RE: MMCC Press Release

(03-05-2012, 06:30 PM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/mmccgif.gif] The Manx Motor Cycle Club is very concerned at inaccurate statements made on Manx Radio by a representative o...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 5 7,734 04-05-2012, 08:48 AM
    Thread: Manx MCN article
Post: RE: Manx MCN article

(30-04-2012, 01:44 PM)shipleymanx Wrote: (30-04-2012, 11:48 AM)ammo Wrote: (29-04-2012, 06:17 PM)shipleymanx Wrote: I hope the MCN article doesn't have any truth in it. As somebody who has class...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 4 7,005 01-05-2012, 06:34 PM
    Thread: Manx MCN article
Post: RE: Manx MCN article

(29-04-2012, 06:17 PM)shipleymanx Wrote: I hope the MCN article doesn't have any truth in it. As somebody who has classic bikes, i don't think a solely classic event will work. It seems as though th...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 4 7,005 30-04-2012, 11:48 AM
    Thread: Foreign Riders in the TT
Post: RE: Foreign Riders in the TT

Quote:Don't forget, the ACU in their wisdom (or stupidity) define any tarmac race (e.g. Brands, Croft, Snetterton etc) as a "road race". What does that tell you about their thinking?? Even that Ka...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 11 9,639 11-04-2012, 09:51 PM
    Thread: ENTRIES FOR THE 2012 MANX GRAND PRIX NOW OPEN
Post: RE: ENTRIES FOR THE 2012 MANX GRAND PRIX NOW OPEN

(05-03-2012, 04:06 PM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/mmccgif.gif] We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Manx Grand Prix in 2012, the most sporting races of the year. ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 10 14,313 07-03-2012, 11:44 PM
    Thread: MGP 2012 entry fees up now £333 per race
Post: RE: MGP 2012 entry fees up now £333 per race

(05-03-2012, 02:30 PM)an old man returns Wrote: 2011 entry for three classic rides £630 2012 entry for three classic rides £999 Entry fee all classes all races £333 Obviously plus ferry http:/...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 13 18,925 07-03-2012, 11:41 PM
    Thread: Honda 500/4:use of late type Keihin CR carburettors in 2012 Manx Grand Prix
Post: RE: Honda 500/4:use of late type Keihin CR carbure...

(23-01-2012, 04:38 PM)Malcolm Wrote: [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/mmcc1.gif] Following a precedent set by other racing organisations, the MMCC have agreed a derogation to the eligibility...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 4 6,562 26-01-2012, 11:00 PM
    Thread: Manx Grand Prix Regulations 2012 and Beyond
Post: RE: Manx Grand Prix Regulations 2012 and Beyond

(28-10-2011, 11:17 PM)larryd Wrote: Is it just me, or is anyone else having difficulty getting his/her head round these Newcomers classes? :icon_confused: Its the age thing, Larry :icon_biggrin::ic...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 4 6,043 11-11-2011, 09:32 PM
    Thread: Engine stripping
Post: RE: Engine stripping

(22-09-2011, 08:21 PM)pat slinn Wrote: Do you want to share them Jo ? I'd be more than happy to have any of my motors stripped and measured. On a single cylinder 2 stroke its a simple and relatively...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 34 35,198 22-09-2011, 10:09 PM
    Thread: Should bikes race in the wet ?
Post: RE: Should bikes race in the wet ?

Racing in the wet? As we live in "The British Isles" not the South of France. YES
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 68 90,493 17-09-2011, 03:55 PM
    Thread: Should bikes race in the wet ?
Post: RE: Should bikes race in the wet ?

(05-09-2011, 11:17 PM)George Wrote: (05-09-2011, 10:08 PM)Jeff Kirby Wrote: George I don't get involved with arguments about regulations but you owe Larry an apology! APPENDIX I - APPLICABLE TO...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 68 90,493 06-09-2011, 07:14 AM
    Thread: Please Read
Post: RE: Please Read

(30-08-2011, 10:28 PM)larryd Wrote: It seems to me that the Manx Grand Prix is no longer to be a race meeting for the racers.I readily admit that the event has been underwritten by the government in...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 5,082 04-09-2011, 06:37 AM
    Thread: Should bikes race in the wet ?
Post: RE: Should bikes race in the wet ?

(02-09-2011, 02:48 AM)Malcolm Wrote: Copied from Manx Radio [Image: http://www.ttwebsite.com/gifs/manxradiomain.gif] Several riders have been critical of organisers for sending them out racing in ...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 68 90,493 04-09-2011, 06:18 AM
    Thread: 2012 ISLE OF MAN TT RACES SCHEDULE EXPANDED TO INCLUDE SUPERTWINS CLASS
Post: RE: 2012 ISLE OF MAN TT RACES SCHEDULE EXPANDED TO...

So, we can find practice time for Electric bikes and now Supertwins but not 125, 250 and 400's. The public wants what the public gets---------------------. ammo
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 2,640 25-08-2011, 08:06 AM
    Thread: Controlled Fuels
Post: RE: Controlled Fuels

(06-08-2011, 09:59 AM)ace Wrote: The TT organisers are proposing using a single 'controlled fuel' from 2012. They claim that Health & Safety issues (not commercial) are the drivers behind the mo...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 1 3,995 09-08-2011, 08:01 PM
    Thread: TT Sidecar passenger unlikely to walk again
Post: RE: TT Sidecar passenger unlikely to walk again

He was riding on a Belgian licence, BUT, he was also, probably against his own wishes, an ACU licence holder, the ACU TT Mountain Course Licence which he would have to have to compete on the TT Course...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 3,989 08-07-2011, 08:31 PM
    Thread: 2 Stroke racing supporters club
Post: RE: 2 Stroke racing supporters club

(02-07-2011, 05:39 PM)ammo Wrote: (02-07-2011, 02:22 PM)Malcolm Wrote: Yes the group is still alive and kicking and here is an extract from a posting on another site. Anyone wishing to join the c...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 3 6,503 08-07-2011, 07:42 PM
    Thread: 2 Stroke racing supporters club
Post: RE: 2 Stroke racing supporters club

(02-07-2011, 02:22 PM)Malcolm Wrote: Yes the group is still alive and kicking and here is an extract from a posting on another site. Anyone wishing to join the club can do so for a mere £10.00/€15....
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 3 6,503 02-07-2011, 05:39 PM
    Thread: 2 Stroke racing supporters club
Post: 2 Stroke racing supporters club

Does this still exist? I didnt receive a membership renewal from them this year.:confused:
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 3 6,503 02-07-2011, 02:07 PM
    Thread: 250s in the Manx
Post: RE: 250s in the Manx

(30-06-2011, 05:22 PM)George Wrote: (30-06-2011, 04:32 PM)hayley Wrote: The reason dan an Neil have been kicked out is because they are to fast not because of any restrictions at the Manx. Neitha ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 40 49,906 30-06-2011, 09:16 PM
    Thread: 250s in the Manx
Post: RE: 250s in the Manx

I notice in the regs that the words " The most Sporting Event of the year" have been omitted this year, pehaps they should consider replacing them with "The most Backstabbing event of the year", and o...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 40 49,906 29-06-2011, 08:12 PM
    Thread: 250s in the Manx
Post: RE: 250s in the Manx

(27-06-2011, 08:49 PM)Malcolm Wrote: The Entry Forms show:- RACE 5 : (A) LIGHTWEIGHT & (B) ULTRA-LIGHTWEIGHT No mention of a SuperTwin Race in the Entry Form Race 1a - Newcomers Race 1b - Pos...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 40 49,906 28-06-2011, 07:01 PM
    Thread: 250s in the Manx
Post: RE: 250s in the Manx

(26-06-2011, 08:17 PM)larryd Wrote: (26-06-2011, 08:12 PM)hayley Wrote: The boys who have been told they can not ride a 250 CAN ride a 650. Now i could understand that if it was in a split class, ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 40 49,906 27-06-2011, 06:33 PM
    Thread: 250s in the Manx
Post: RE: 250s in the Manx

(26-06-2011, 10:37 AM)Tel Wrote: I sent the MMCC an e-mail on the 8/6/2011, still awaiting a reply. Tel, DONT send an e-mail, theres no proof that an e-mail has ever arrived, send a LETTER by RECOR...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 40 49,906 26-06-2011, 11:07 AM
    Thread: 250s in the Manx
Post: RE: 250s

(21-06-2011, 08:34 PM)George Wrote: (21-06-2011, 08:14 PM)sticky Wrote: http://www.manxgrandprix.org/ Neil Kent not allowed an entry in the Supertwins - nor I'm told Dan Dayle. The reason being ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 40 49,906 26-06-2011, 10:25 AM
    Thread: "New look "Steam Packet website
Post: RE: "New look "Steam Packet website

(21-04-2011, 09:15 PM)ammo Wrote: According to the "New look" Steam Packet website booking facility the days of the month only go up to 30, obviously news hasnt yet reached them that 7 months actual...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 4,671 23-04-2011, 09:24 AM
    Thread: "New look "Steam Packet website
Post: "New look "Steam Packet website

According to the "New look" Steam Packet website booking facility the days of the month only go up to 30, obviously news hasnt yet reached them that 7 months actually have 31 days in them, so, whilst ...
ammo TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 4,671 21-04-2011, 09:15 PM
    Thread: Olli Linsdell
Post: RE: Olli Linsdell

(03-04-2011, 06:36 AM)susiehaynes Wrote: that is awful. good thing he didn't hurt his self badly.:) When they first re-opened Donington it was so grippy and then after a couple of years they resurfa...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 15 22,855 03-04-2011, 07:57 AM
    Thread: Olli Linsdell
Post: RE: Olli Linsdell

(29-03-2011, 06:45 PM)smokey125 Wrote: (29-03-2011, 01:22 AM)Carole Wrote: in mitigation there were 40 incidents during the week-end, 19 of them were at Edwina's, safety improvements at there best...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 15 22,855 30-03-2011, 08:09 PM
    Thread: PUBLIC CONSULTATION: Proposed Road Closing Schedule: MGP 2011
Post: RE: PUBLIC CONSULTATION: Proposed Road Closing Sc...

(18-02-2011, 06:24 PM)an old man returns Wrote: The question first listed was answered and a poignant answer from David. Maybe it would be better to start a different thread to vent your opinions a...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 14 17,425 19-02-2011, 11:12 AM
    Thread: PUBLIC CONSULTATION: Proposed Road Closing Schedule: MGP 2011
Post: RE: PUBLIC CONSULTATION: Proposed Road Closing Sc...

(07-02-2011, 08:27 AM)an old man returns Wrote: The decision has been made with thoughts on the sad events of 2010. Would this also be the reasoning behind the "safety feature" of reducing the grid ...
ammo Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 14 17,425 13-02-2011, 10:48 AM