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The legendary Isle of Man TT returns to the island from Saturday 25 May to Friday 7 June 2019.
The event takes place at the Isle of Man’s stunning Mountain Course, a 37.73-mile track created from the island’s public roads.
A must-attend event for motorsport lovers, 2019 will see last year’s record-breaking duo Dean Harrison and Peter Hickman take to the course once again. In 2018 the pair pushed the lap record to over 134 mph, making the Isle of Man TT the fastest road race on the planet.
Riders confirmed to be competing this year include 18-time TT winner Michael Dunlop, John McGuiness, Ian Hutchinson, David “Davo” Johnson, Conor Cummins, James Hillier, Dean Harrison and Peter Hickman, with more to be confirmed soon.
“We grabbed a Superbike TT win last year, which was a good start and the goal this year will be to go after both Superbike and Senior TT wins,” Dunlop says.
As well as all the racing action, the Isle of Man TT will also host live entertainment, with music and comedy set to round off the experience.
Qualifying rounds for the races will take place every evening from Saturday 25 May to Friday 31 May 2019.
The schedule can be found below:
Saturday 1 June 2019
12:00 Superbike TT race (6 laps)
15:00 Sidecar TT Race 1 (3 laps)
Monday 3 June 2019
10:45 Supersport TT Race 1 (4 laps)
14:15 Superstock TT Race (4 laps)
Wednesday 5 June 2019
10:45 Supersport TT Race 2 (4 laps)
13:45 Lightweight TT Race (4 laps)
16:25 Zero TT Race (1 lap)
Friday 7 June 2019
10:30 Sidecar TT Race 2 (3 laps)
12:45 Senior TT Race (6 laps)
Norton Factory Team – John McGuinness
Factory Honda – Ian Hutchinson & David “Davo” Johnson
Milenco Security Padgetts Racing Honda – Conor Cummins
Quattro Plant JG Speedfit Kawasaki – James Hillier
Silicone Engineering Racing Kawasaki – Dean Harrison
Smiths Racing BMW – Peter Hickman
Grandstand tickets for all events are on sale now, as well as a host of VIP options that include catering, plus an opportunity to attend Q&A sessions with riders.
Celebrating a unique vantage point, the Official Grandstands offer the best viewing points for all the qualifying and race action – including options for hospitality by the Creg Ny Baa pub, and access to the Noble’s Park and main TT Grandstand.
Fans can also create their own VIP Hospitality Experience, available for each of the four races days and the final two qualifying sessions. These includes access to the TT VIP Club and a trackside ticket offering an exclusive grandstand.
The Platinum VIP Experience includes a closed road course car lap between races, a track inspection experience, and an exclusive grid access pass.
Tickets for the Isle of Man TT are available now through Ticketmaster.co.uk.