The AMA EnduroCross Championship Series kicked off with a bang inside the Infinite Energy Arena and Colton Haaker fired the first shot in the battle for the championship.
Bruce Anstey posted the fastest ever Lightweight Mountain Course lap on his way to winning the inaugural Sure Lightweight Classic TT Race on Saturday, the second race of the day at the during Classic TT presented by Bennetts.
Twenty-three time TT Race winner John McGuinness, riding the Team Winfield Paton, won his first Classic TT Race in Saturday's Bennetts Senior Classic TT Race on the Isle of Man.
Bruce Anstey turned back the clock in the Lightweight qualifying session during the Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts
Cooler conditions on the Isle of Man greeted riders on Thursday, but the pace was heating up in the Superbike class with Dean Harrison posting the fastest time of the week to date – 123.580 mph - on the Silicone Engineering Kawasaki.
Bruce Anstey was finally able to complete a lap in the third qualifying session for the Isle of Man Classic TT Races presented by Bennetts, having been forced to retire early in the first two sessions
Michael Dunlop again set the pace in the second qualifying session for the Classic TT presented by Bennetts on Tuesday, topping the board in the Superbike class.
Following the successful test session at the Bonneville Salt Flats with the Triumph Infor Rocket Streamliner, becoming the world’s fastest ever Triumph with a speed of 274.2 mph, Triumph Motorcycles has confirmed that the Streamliner will make a motorcycle land speed record attempt in mid-September.
The Classic TT presented by Bennetts is set to burst into life on Friday with the now traditional Paddock Carnival at the TT Grandstand ahead of Friday's final qualifying session and the two race days on Aug. 27 and Aug. 29.
After the frustration of Saturday’s cancelled practice session, the weather improved allowing a full qualifying session to kick off the Classic TT presented by Bennetts on the Isle of Man on Monday.