Tom Loughridge's Race Days
|Isle of Man TT - page 5
Suzuki T500 at scrutineering 1974. Finished in 6th place 500 production
- 1975 TT:
10 lap two rider production race fastest through speed trap -138mph. Partnered by Ian
Richards 5th with a new lap record of 95.45 mph set up by Ian. A misfire caused
by a loose condensor wire dropped us back from leading to 5th placed 500 at the
- 1976 TT:
Production - another 10 lap two rider race again partnered by Ian Richards who retired at
the bottom of Bray Hill with a split petrol tank.
Senior 500 - retired (repaired petrol tank weeping).
1000cc classic - non starter (no fuel tank no race).
- 1977 TT:
The production race was discontinued.
Formula 1000cc retired.
500 senior 35th.
1000cc classic 30th
1000cc Schweppes Jubilee retired.
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