Road Racing News

Ten Questions Challenge – Lee Munro

Great nephew of multiple times land speed record holder, Burt Munro, a race winner at the Greymouth Street Races and Invercargill Street Races, experienced New Zealand roads exponent Lee Munro, is the next rider to take part in Road Racing News, ten questions challenge.

Lee’s answers to the popular series of questions, are as follows:

Q1: Favourite National Roads Meeting?

“Burt Munro Challenge in Invercargill, New Zealand.”

Q2: Favourite Racing Bike?

“Ducati 1199”

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

“The different road cambers and the jumps.”

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

“TT”

Photo by Nick Wheeler

Q5: Most Respected Rival?

“Hmm, I’d say Dennis Charlett.”

Q6: Best roads moment thus far?

“Winning a race on my debut, at the Burt Munro Challenge Street Races.”

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

“The road from Christchurch to Akaroa, very fast and would provide great hill action.”

Q8: Who’s your road racing hero?

“Mike Hailwood”

Q9: Supersport or Superbike?

“Superbike”

Q10: Pole position or fastest lap?

“Pole position, more chance of gaining a clean break to secure another race win.”

Words by Stevie Rial

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