Road Racing News

Manx GP Top 6: Sergio Romero

One of Spain’s fastest International road racers of modern times, Sergio Romero who placed sixth the 2007 Newcomers A race, is next to take part in Road Racing News rising in popularity Manx GP Top 6 series.

Five times a top 35 TT finisher, the former Sondel Sport Racing rider’s 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?

“It was amazing, mixed feelings between doing something historical and the thrill of the road racing.

The Mountain Course is magical, for the track itself, the atmosphere, the iconic places and the light during night practice. I still can feel the adrenaline from the experiences lived there.”

Q2: Most memorable Manx GP bike?

“Honda CBR600RR, I only had the Honda.”

Q3: Most treasured memory from the Manx?

“Finishing the Newcomers race on a rainy day and getting to know my Manx friends.”

Photo by Barry Clay

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

“Russ Mountford who was also a newcomer in 2007.”

Q5: Describe the Manx GP in one word?

“Unique”

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

“Factory Honda RC45.”

Words by Stevie Rial

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