Still following in the footsteps of his famous Uncle Joey, young Michael Dunlop looks ready to add to his 7 Isle of Man TT championships (including 4 last year) as he set the fastest lap during practice for the multi-day event beginning tomorrow. Dunlop recorded a blistering 131.501 mph average during a practice lap aboard his BMW S 1000 RR superbike. This lap time was just 1.3 seconds outside the outright lap record. The Superbike event is tomorrow.
Watch MD’s Industry Press Releases section for all the latest results. In the meantime, hop over to this release from Dunlop’s BMW Motorrad / Hawk Racing Team. Also, here is a link to the official Isle of Man TT website, which has continually updated coverage.