Road Racing News

Sidecar Ten Questions Challenge – Danny Evanson

Twice a top ten TT finisher alongside experienced driver Gary Knight, next gen three wheeling Mountain Course competitor Danny Evanson, is the next competitor to take part in Road Racing News, Sidecar equivalent of the popular ten questions challenge.

Part last year of the Green Ant Racing set up, his answers to the series of questions, are as follows:

Q1: Favourite Roads Meet?

“Obviously the TT, although Frohburg was mega fun on the F1 outfit.”

Q2: Favourite Racing Engine?

“The tuned K5/6 Suzuki 1000 engines we used for the world championship, they were epic!!”

Photo by Jim Gibson

Q3: Best roads moment thus far?

“A top 10 finish, securing a silver replica trophy and lapping close to the 110 mph mark, in 2016 at my first ever TT.”

Q4: Out of the current roads meets, is their one event in particular where you would like to see Sidecars compete?

“Has to be either the Ulster GP or the North West 200.”

Q5: Most respected fellow driver?

“Dan Knight, because he really helped me out when I started racing, and he’s fast as a driver or a passenger!!”

Q6: Three Wheeling Hero?

“Steve Webster. The 10 world titles speak for themselves.”

Q7: What’s the best part about competing on the roads?

“It always makes me smile when you fly past a 30 mph speed limit sign, at 140 plus.”

Q8: Three words to describe sidecar racing?

“Trust, speed, adrenaline.”

Q9: In your opinion, who is the greatest Sidecar TT racer of all time?

“Without doubt Dave Molyneux, we named the family dog Moly after him!”

Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial