Isle of Man TT 2012 races – Wednesday, June 6th

TT Marshal, Quarter BridgeAfter multiple delays due to bad, wet weather, the TT Zero Race (the electric motorbikes) finally got go ahead at about 14:40 instead of the original scheduled start time 10:45.

Michael Rutter TT Zero Winner 2012This year Michael Rutter (on his electric bike 2012 Motoczysz Elpc) breached the magical limit of 100mph speed on average around the TT course, with a 104.056mph and a lap time of 21:45.33. N

Sure Sidecar Race 2 Dave Molyneux, WinnerThe third TT race day, continued with the Sure Sidecar Race 2, where Dave Molyneux took his 16th TT win with side passenger Patrick Farrance.

Sidecar 11, Gordon Shand and Stuart ClarkNumber 11, Gordon Shand and Stuart Clark took a left turn by Quarter Bridge and the yellow flag came up. After a while they were however ready to go back out on the track and continued nicely in the roundabout.

Hillberry, Michael Dunlop number 9, Supersport Race 2Number 9, Michael Dunlop won the second Monster Energy Supersport race, on Wednesday evening, by 13 seconds from Cameron Donald, which gave Michael Dunlop his 3rd TT win. The start time of the Supersport Race 2, with 4 laps and a total of 150.92 miles, started around 18:15 instead of 13:00 after the schedule got changed around.

See some more action photos from today’s TT below.
Marshal, Quarter Bridge, Isle of Man TT 2012
Marshal passing Quarter Bridge

Sidecar takeover by 14 Carl Fenwick, 19 Mike Cookson
Sidecar takeover by 14 Carl Fenwick, 19 Mike Cookson by Quarter Bridge

Sidecar takeover by 14 Carl Fenwick, 19 Mike Cookson by Quarter Bridge
Sidecar takeover by 14 Carl Fenwick, 19 Mike Cookson by Quarter Bridge – overtaken

Hillberry Grandstand, Supersport Race 2
View from the Hillberry Grandstand, Supersport race 2

Hillberry Curve, Isle of Man TT 2012
Hillberry Curve, Isle of Man TT 2012

Hillberry, Close to action, TT Race, Isle of Man

At the Hillberry grandstand you will be close to the high speed action

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