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    Thread: Temperature rising on the island as TT changes are announced.
Post: RE: Temperature rising on the island as TT changes...

The commentary points make you realise how long the track is and put a prespective on the size of the whole island, especially to the visitor. Having live commentary points may not be possible if the...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 15 11,433 24-02-2022, 12:12 PM
    Thread: TT Fan Park 'will give greater access for spectators'
Post: RE: TT Fan Park 'will give greater access for spec...

What could be more immersive than it is now. Kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 7 2,247 23-01-2022, 02:17 AM
    Thread: Future of TT Website
Post: RE: Future of TT Website

The very spirit of the TT lives in these forums and the biggest and most informed of TT fans contributed to making it so. Thanks for all  your hard work Malcolm and here,s hoping the forum reappears i...
kilbil ADMIN Posts - Everyone Please Read 55 19,807 01-09-2021, 05:55 PM
    Thread: Michael Dunlop
Post: Michael Dunlop

Whilst at Oulton Park yesterday came across this chap in the paddock area.     [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/4dYv1sxf/DSCF0168.jpg]   [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/DZchBkjN/DSCF0170.jpg]  He ne...
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 2 2,260 26-06-2021, 10:47 AM
    Thread: Mike The Bike - 40 Years Ago
Post: RE: Mike The Bike - 40 Years Ago

Saw him in 1979 from the outside of the 32nd mile stone 3 corner swoop. He was on a rg 500 suzuki and looked rock solid.  kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 10 5,039 27-03-2021, 06:24 PM
    Thread: MCN 1975
Post: MCN 1975

.Found this 1975 MCN TT issue in the loft. Thought you might be interested in a scan of the front page.   [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/2ynj5WyR/img132.jpg]          kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 2 2,296 18-03-2021, 05:24 PM
    Thread: Statement on behalf of the Aintree MCRC
Post: RE: Statement on behalf of the Aintree MCRC

Aintree is my local circuit besides Oulton. It has a thriving club scene that has encouraged and brought on many TT riders. The circuit is great for close spectating. I hope they can raise the nessasa...
kilbil Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 3 1,736 26-02-2021, 08:52 PM
    Thread: Peter williams
Post: RE: Peter williams

I rebember the fatefull when spectating at oulton only to find out Peter Williams had parted from his macine at cascades due to the tank seat unit becoming dislodged and throwing him off. I can also r...
kilbil General Discussion 7 4,381 24-12-2020, 08:26 PM
  Bell Thread: Seasons Geetings 2020
Post: RE: Seasons Geetings 2020

Merry christmas all you smashing TT fans. Merry christmas Malcolm. Kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 21 11,162 23-12-2020, 10:08 PM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

(23-12-2020, 10:57 AM)Chris_Sav Wrote: Hudson Kennaugh for Veryard Racing, bike was up for sale. Took some finding!  Right first time. Kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 668 269,701 23-12-2020, 11:18 AM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

Foreign rider. Machinery may of let him down.   kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 668 269,701 23-12-2020, 12:31 AM
    Thread: Who, What, Where, When?
Post: RE: Who, What, Where, When?

One of my TT heroes doing his thing at Outon park. Guess who.   [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/2SS54zDq/DSCF8166.jpg] Kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 668 269,701 21-12-2020, 12:17 AM
    Thread: Keppel gate
Post: RE: Keppel gate

Why not take a hike a little ways further up and watch for free at the 33rd,  beat's Keppel hands down.   kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 4 3,703 19-05-2020, 10:40 PM
    Thread: TT Sound Stories
Post: RE: TT Sound Stories

Even though its such a short recording this link provides a taster of how good TT sounds can get.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNew83i4XOY   kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 9 7,405 19-05-2020, 06:57 PM
    Thread: SYNETIQ BMW REVEAL HUTCHINSON'S RETURN
Post: RE: SYNETIQ BMW REVEAL HUTCHINSON'S RETURN

The last card in place for what must be the best entry list in years. Roll on 2021. Kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 3,190 29-04-2020, 08:33 PM
  Cool Thread: 19 years Ago
Post: RE: 19 years Ago

He was the only rider i  ever saw to make the bottom of Bray look like a fast sweeper not an awkward dip.        Kilbil
kilbil Joey Dunlop 4 5,774 16-03-2020, 09:59 PM
    Thread: championship status retained TT 1976
Post: RE: championship status retained TT 1976

(09-03-2020, 02:39 PM)HammerHead Wrote: Beer nearly £1 per bottle! That actually sounds quite expensive for 1976. I remember a pint being around £1 in the mid/late 80s. Talking about inflation here...
kilbil General Discussion 5 4,774 09-03-2020, 03:11 PM
    Thread: championship status retained TT 1976
Post: championship status retained TT 1976

I came across this article when looking through some old Motor Cycle News and thought it may be of interest.     [Image: https://i.postimg.cc/52JkfnqR/img130.jpg]   Thanks Kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 5 4,774 07-03-2020, 03:33 PM
    Thread: MCGUINNESS JOINS QUATTRO PLANT BOURNEMOUTH KAWASAKI
Post: RE: MCGUINNESS JOINS QUATTRO PLANT BOURNEMOUTH KAW...

John has not had a competetive bike since 2016 it will be interesting to see how he stacks up against Hillier and co. kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 11,886 10-01-2020, 09:29 PM
  Thumbsup Thread: Revamped Schedule Proposed for 2020 Isle of Man TT Races
Post: RE: Revamped Schedule Proposed for 2020 Isle of Ma...

Traditionally Thursday afternoon was the highlight of practice week when all the fast laps were set. Glad to see its back.  :icon_biggrin:  Kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 2 3,009 30-10-2019, 06:10 PM
    Thread: TT Zero no more...
Post: RE: TT Zero no more...

The formula is about to take off, why. kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 9 12,328 21-10-2019, 05:56 PM
    Thread: Seasons Greetings to All
Post: RE: Seasons Greetings to All

Merry christmas Malcolm. Thanks for all your hard work. Kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 14 11,353 25-12-2018, 08:52 PM
    Thread: no show
Post: no show

If i had of known there were no Black Eagle MV's at this years classic TT i would not have booked. Announcing the no show so close to the event had me totally flumoxed.  kilbil
kilbil Manx Grand Prix & Classic TT 0 2,931 21-08-2018, 10:46 AM
    Thread: Figures.
Post: RE: Figures.

The steam packet seem to have adopted an even more accommadateing timetable to shoehorn their passengers in.   kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 12 20,883 28-06-2018, 10:26 PM
    Thread: Figures.
Post: RE: Figures.

Steam packet numbers seem to confirm an overall improvement.  Final figures for this year’s fortnight were on a par with last year, with the Company carrying almost 34,000 passengers and 13,236 motor...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 12 20,883 28-06-2018, 06:45 PM
    Thread: Senior race L3 waved yellow flags
Post: RE: Senior race L3 waved yellow flags

The waved yellows and oil flags at Barregarrow.   [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQ9W4RGOixY[/youtube] [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RHlefBVoSew&t=61s[/youtube]   kilbi...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 48 55,199 28-06-2018, 02:53 PM
    Thread: Start Numbers
Post: RE: Start Numbers

Nothing wrong with the way it was before when odd riders with staggeringly fast times were bumped up the starting order at the discretion of the organisers. May be 5 or 6 resulting  changes to program...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 11 19,509 27-06-2018, 04:12 PM
    Thread: car crash
Post: RE: car crash

[Image: https://s15.postimg.cc/3pezxg9sr/bungalow2_3.jpg] kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 16 14,099 19-06-2018, 08:51 PM
    Thread: Senior race L3 waved yellow flags
Post: RE: Senior race L3 waved yellow flags

If you look at the video of the incident on you tube it is clear that Rutter the second man through did not back off. He had a massive sideways moment on the oil.    kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 48 55,199 19-06-2018, 08:34 PM
    Thread: TT 2018
Post: RE: TT 2018

And on the 13th day Hickman arose. Best end to the best TT ever.  kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 4 14,383 10-06-2018, 10:53 AM
    Thread: Will Supersport survive? It sounds like companies are giving up on 600cc bikes
Post: RE: Will Supersport survive? It sounds like compa...

:icon_frown: If the manufacturers make 600 machines redundant, it raises the question of what will replace the 2 supersport races.  Another two london 360,s might suffice but it would tilt the event t...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 16 22,952 07-06-2018, 07:39 PM
    Thread: Hudson
Post: Hudson

One of my favourites Hudson Kennaugh after winning the 350 race at Oulton on Monday.  Why he not at  TT.    [Image: https://s15.postimg.cc/x1o3xd8x7/DSCF8160.jpg]    kilbil
kilbil Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 0 2,495 30-05-2018, 02:03 PM
    Thread: B.S.B test
Post: B.S.B test

James Hillier in thought full mood at B>S>B> test yesterday [Image: https://s7.postimg.cc/649kwuskb/DSCF7617.jpg] kilbil
kilbil Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 1 3,153 27-04-2018, 05:26 PM
    Thread: Public's help sought in quest to name greatest ever TT rider
Post: RE: Public's help sought in quest to name greatest...

Michael Rutter. Kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 8 9,158 06-04-2018, 08:48 PM
    Thread: Lee Johnston splits from Jackson Racing
Post: RE: Lee Johnston splits from Jackson Racing

So in the end Lee got him self a ride on the the works Honda as No2 to Hutchinson.
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 13 25,091 02-12-2017, 12:22 PM
    Thread: production races
Post: RE: production races

Chairman Irving says stuff it all. [Image: https://s7.postimg.org/7e4mxjgm3/img0745.jpg] Interesting times and now things have come full circle and motor racing clubs hanker after exactly the opposi...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 3,998 01-12-2017, 09:08 PM
    Thread: production races
Post: production races

An article from MCN Nov 1976 showing the controversy caused by the TT loosing world GP status and the subsequent introduction of an obviously frowned up on production bike formula which became Formula...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 1 3,998 01-12-2017, 08:56 PM
    Thread: Welsh Road Racing
Post: RE: Welsh Road Racing

If the track is on private land with no buildings or lamp posts were will the spectators be 400 yards away in the middle of no where. The track reminds me of the Ulster layout. Kilbil
kilbil Other Race Meetings - MotoGP, WSB & BSB, Irish Roads etc - 11 35,753 24-11-2017, 12:46 PM
    Thread: 2017 TT Countdown
Post: RE: 2017 TT Countdown

John Williams. Works 500 Suzuki. [Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...fzfxmy.jpg] Phil Read 500 MV 4.    [Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...h28cxq.jpg]  kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 489 470,557 24-05-2017, 07:01 PM
    Thread: Spectator areas
Post: RE: Spectator areas

Top of barragarrow. [img]<a href=[/img][Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...otwdgc.jpg]         [img]<a href=[/img][Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...cgnnbv.jpg] ...
kilbil General Discussion 12 18,671 24-05-2017, 12:34 AM
    Thread: 2017 TT Countdown
Post: RE: 2017 TT Countdown

[img]<a href=[/img][Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...gqobrs.jpg] kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 489 470,557 24-05-2017, 12:13 AM
    Thread: 2017 TT Countdown
Post: RE: 2017 TT Countdown

[Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...e4lfvv.jpg] kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 489 470,557 22-05-2017, 06:59 PM
    Thread: Conker Tree
Post: RE: Conker Tree

Watched there this year great place. Also stands tea and food. [Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...u8b8eb.jpg] [Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...jfebla.jpg] kilbil
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 3 5,626 21-11-2016, 02:29 PM
    Thread: Senior TT to lose Friday slot?
Post: RE: Senior TT to lose Friday slot?

One event could be screened live the Saturday F1 then any damage caused by the weather could be managed with hi-lights. Surly the company are sensible enough to understand their is no guarantee of a l...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 17 39,848 23-06-2016, 10:14 PM
    Thread: 2016 TT Countdown
Post: RE: 2016 TT Countdown

Thanks guys [Image: http://<a href=][Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...so76uk.jpg]" Have a nice one Kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 390 427,737 27-05-2016, 09:30 PM
    Thread: 2016 TT Countdown
Post: RE: 2016 TT Countdown

Works RG500   [Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...2f63e6.jpg] Kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 390 427,737 25-05-2016, 08:25 PM
    Thread: senior day
Post: RE: senior day

Biggest sidecar race in the world deserves a big day, Ambling up for the 600cc F.I.M.championship.  Kilbil
kilbil General Discussion 6 6,610 24-05-2016, 09:09 PM
    Thread: 2016 TT Countdown
Post: RE: 2016 TT Countdown

Three and four    [Image: http://i1383.photobucket.com/albums/ah28...z1fbsi.jpg]">http:// kilbil
kilbil ALL Photographs and Video Shots etc... 390 427,737 24-05-2016, 08:58 PM
    Thread: Unofficial entry list
Post: Unofficial entry list

TT 2016 Unofficial Entry List from road racing news Ivan Lintin Devitt RC Express Racing Alex Polita Team 2 Erre Racing James Hillier Quattro Plant Muc Off Kawasaki Bruce Anstey Padgetts Racing/Mugen...
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 0 13,019 12-03-2016, 02:16 PM
    Thread: The Ultimate TT map
Post: The Ultimate TT map

Found this on Steves sidecar forum. It is called The Ultimate TT map https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid...LFpI0Z_m-A 
kilbil TT & S100 Related Posts (Only) 5 8,764 10-02-2016, 12:30 PM