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Brian McCormack/Tag Racing IRL Switch To BMW Machinery For TT 2017

Brian McCormack is switching to S1000RR BMW machinery for TT 2017, with the showpiece event of the season, just over a week away.

The BMW built by TAS Racing, will run under the TAG Racing IRL colours, in the RST Superbike, Royal London 360 Quantum Superstock and Pokerstars Senior races.

Going into TT 2017, Brian’s current PB result at the most famous road race in the world, is a 16th place finish, in the 2013 Senior race.

Set to pilot for the first time around the Mountain Course, BMW machinery, he is eagerly awaiting his eighth TT Races campaign.

He stated last evening via his Facebook page:

Photo via Brian McCormack – Facebook page

“Well look at this something new for TAG racing and me before TT, thanks to Tyco TAS racing for building this beast for me and thanks to all sponsors for helping get it together, she will be in TAG VTL colours soon.

Can’t wait to get spin out get some miles over the weekend before jumping on the ferry.”

Words by Stevie Rial