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Laylaw Racing Gain Roads Alien Harrison’s Services For Lightweight Classic TT

Laylaw Racing have pulled off quite a coup for the 2018 Classic TT Races, with the leading two stroke racing outfit securing the services of two times TT winner Dean Harrison.

Bradford’s Harrison entered in the 250 dominated Lightweight class, will pilot this month TZ 250 Yamaha machinery, as he takes on a fresh, new challenge.

Second quickest Mountain Course racer in history, he starred at TT 2018, showcasing to thousands upon thousands why he is capable of becoming an all time TT great.

Runner up in one of the Senior races in TT history to Peter Hickman, TT 2018 also saw the quick spoken Yorkshireman dominate on route to Monster Energy Supersport race 2 glory, plus chalk up in total four podium finishes.

Photo by Nick Wheeler

Although he’s not the most experienced on two stroke steeds, you can’t discount him from in just over three weeks time, scooping a Lightweight Classic rostrum placing.

Another new experience for Ulster GP lap record holder Harrison this month, will be being team mates for the first time with Welsh International roads legend Ian Lougher.

Combined Lougher, Harrison provide the well respected Laylaw Racing team, with unquestionably one of the strongest rider line up’s at this years Classic TT Races.

Words by Stevie Rial