Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Chris Dixon

2013 Newcomers A Manx GP race winner, 20th within the RST Superbike encounter of TT 2015, accomplished Mountain Course competitor Chris Dixon, is the next racer to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.

A prominent exponent of Supersport and Superstock machinery, his answers to the popular series of questions, are as follows:

Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?

“Only competed at Scarborough (Oliver’s Mount), but would love to do some Irish meetings.”

Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“Got to be Clive Padgett’s Honda Fireblade.”

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

“The Speed and adrenaline rush is something you just can get, on a short circuit. Being four abreast at 180 mph is hilarious!”

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


Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“Don’t have any rivals, respect to anyone that gives the roads ago, especially at events like the Manx Grand Prix and TT Races.”

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“Winning the Newcomers Manx Grand Prix in 2013, at the time it was only the second race I had sampled on closed roads.”

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

“Cumbria or somewhere close.”

Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“John McGuinness”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?


Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Fastest lap”

Words by Stevie Rial