Road Racing News

2009 Senior Manx GP Winner Russell Joins Barry Sheene Classic Sidecar Start List

Alongside making his three wheeling roads debut at the Southern 100, next month will also see Michael ‘Jack’ Russell in Sidecar action at the Barry Sheene Classic races, which marks the beginning of a new era for Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough.

2009 Senior Manx GP winner Russell who has been steadily building up his Sidecar experience, at BSB affiliated, club, national racing events, is set to compete in July at Scarborough under his own teams Ru55ell Road Racing banner, alongside long term outfit crew mate Tom Bryant.

Sidecar greats anticipated to join Russell/Bryant on the grid, for next months three wheeling action at the Mount include former TT champion Conrad Harrison and leading next generation driver, Lee Crawford.

Reminder the reincarnated Barry Sheene Classic meeting, takes place from the 27th to the 28th of July.

Words by Stevie Rial