Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Brian Reid

Five times a TT winner, nine times an Ulster GP victor, Formula 2 World Champion in 1985 and 1986, the legend that is Brian Reid is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News, worldwide popular ten questions challenge.

Regularly touted amongst the all time great exponents of two stroke machinery, his answers to the popular series of questions are as follows:

Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?

“Tandragee 100”

Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“TZ250 Yamaha”

Q3: What’s the best part of competing on the roads?

“Feeling of accomplishment.”

Photo by Nick Wheeler

Q4: TT, North West 200 or Ulster Grand Prix?

“Ulster GP”

Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“Steve Hislop”

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“Winning the Isle of Man TT.”

Q7: Is their one place or country in the world, where you would like to see a roads meeting held?


Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“Ian McGregor”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?


Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?


Words by Stevie Rial