Road Racing News

Silicone Engineering Racing/Senior TT Champ Harrison Agree Contract Extension

The prodigious partnership of current Senior TT Champion Dean Harrison and Silicone Engineering Racing, will continue into 2021 following both parties agreeing a new contract extension.

Since first joining the Silicone team fold in 2016, Bradford’s Harrison has enjoyed various history making, record breaking, tumultuous feats.

The first racer to lap the fabled, mythical Mountain Course at in excess of the 134 mph lap mark, recent years have also seen him take his Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough wins tally to over 80, which includes 2016 Steve Henshaw International Gold Cup success.

Additionally he has secured the 2017 Duke Road Race Rankings title, acquired a hat trick of Southern 100 Solo Championship titles plus claimed a brace of Ulster GP, Classic TT victories.

Photo by Tommy Vennard

Enjoying again factory Kawasaki support for the 2020 season, there’s no doubt that more International Road Race triumph’s, a second big bike TT crown are a distinct possibility.

Set to tackle again the British Superbike Championship, the extra track time is certain to prove productive again for the Bradford racer who has stepped up countless levels in recent years in racing aptitude.

Words by Stevie Rial