Road Racing News

Sidecar Ten Questions Challenge – Ryan Crowe

Son of TT great Nick Crowe, Ryan Crowe who last weekend made an impressive roads debut at Hengelo, is the next competitor to take part in Road Racing News, Sidecar equivalent of the popular ten questions challenge.

Third alongside brother Callum Crowe in the second ONK-BK Sidecar encounter at Hengelo, his answers to the series of questions are as follows:

Q1: Favourite Roads Meet?

“Has to be Hengelo, it’s the only road race I’ve competed in.”

Q2: Favourite Racing Engine?

“Has to be a Triumph one, it’s a mega engine.”

Photo by Jim Gibson

Q3: Best roads moment thus far?

“Can’t say I’ve had one yet, not raced any other than Hengelo.”

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

“I really fancy having a go round the Jurby South roads course!”

Q5: Most respected fellow driver?

“Has to be Mike Jackson, he’s very committed.”

Q6: Three Wheeling Hero?

“Has to be my old man, Nick Crowe.”

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

“The freedom from everything other than you, the passenger and your bike.”

Q8: Three words to describe sidecar racing?

“Crazy, expensive, life.”

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

“Nick Crowe”

Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial