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Manx GP Top 6: Brad Vicars

Newcomers A class lap record holder, recent ‘Tommy Club’ inductee Brad Vicars is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News, rising in popularity Manx GP Top 6 series.

2017 Newcomers A Manx GP winner, his answers to the Mountain Course themed set of questions are as follows:

Q1: When you first competed at the Manx, what was your first initial thought of the Mountain Course?

“I hope the homework I did pays off.”

Q2: Most memorable Manx GP bike?

“My trusty CBR600RR (Honda) bought from my good friend James Cowton, James also took me over for a weekend for some laps. Some weekend that was and some boy he was.”

Q3: Most treasured memory from the Manx?

“Newcomers win and lap record from 2017.”

Q4: Is there one specific Manx GP competitor that you look up to?

“Everyone who completes a race round there is worthy of looking up to.”

Q5: Describe the Manx GP in one word?


Q6: Finally, if you could race one machine from any series, championship around the Mountain Course, what would it be?

“RS250 or RCV213 (Honda), either would be nice.”

Words by Stevie Rial