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Hewson Acquires Ex Factory CF Moto Twin For Lightweight TT Tilt

Experienced Mountain Course campaigner Dave Hewson who has acquired to date 18 top thirty TT finishes, TT 2020 challenge looks set to include participation within the Bennetts Lightweight class aboard an ex factory WK Bikes/CF Moto Super Twin.

Lincolnshire’s Hewson, a former race winner at the prestigious Gold Cup meeting at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough, recently piloted the mount previously raced by two times TT winner Gary Johnson at Cadwell Park.

Reflecting via You Tube you could sense his enthusiasm for his new steed, which alongside TT 2020 he is also aiming to pilot at selected Scarborough events and the Ulster Grand Prix.

Photo by Nick Wheeler

A TT competitor since 2007, the affable Hewson who’s Mountain Course resume includes two top six Classic TT finishes, is one of those racer’s who year in year out quietly enhances their accomplished racing CV’s.

Set to once again next year compete under his own teams Dave Hewson Road Racing by Obsession Engineering Ltd banner, he’s most definitely one to watch on the distinctive CF Moto machine, which is established amongst China’s most iconic, famous motorcycles.

Words by Stevie Rial