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Sidecar TT Legend Sayle Reveals 2020 Race Plans, Adds 400 Kawasaki To Machinery Stable

Looking to expand an already stellar pure road racing CV that includes eight Sidecar TT victories, Manx roads legend Dan Sayle has recently revealed his plans for the 2020 roads season which includes piloting newly purchased 400 Kawasaki machinery.

Twice a top eight finisher at last August’s Classic TT Races, John Chapman Racing supported Sayle results were made all the more impeccable given the tireless grit, courage, determination he’s showed in battling back to fitness following multiple injuries sustained in an incident during the Lightweight Classic TT of 2018.

Additionally a race winner at the Stars of Darley meeting, the Sulby racer since his return to competitive action has showcased why his solo racing abilities, often overlooked given what he has achieved within the three wheeling scene, are not to be underestimated.

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Three times a Manx Grand Prix winner, he’s planning to return to the Manx GP scene in 2020, sampling the Ultra Lightweight races on his aforementioned new 400 Kawasaki steed.

Other race meetings he hopes to attend next year include the Southern 100, the Classic TT, Cookstown 100 and all Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough events including the prestigious Gold Cup meeting.

Words by Stevie Rial