Latest Isle of Man TT Stories

2014-06-06 08:20:54

DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that in a final timed run on the Isle of Man TT Course, Mark Higgins driving a 2015 Subaru WRX STI breaks his lap record of the fabled 37-mile course with an average lap speed of 117.510 and a time of 19 minutes and 15 seconds. In Higgins' record lap earlier this week, several errors caused him to lose time and he was determined to get more out of car. This new lap record breaks the 116.470 MPH...

2014-06-04 12:20:56

DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that a 2015 Subaru WRX STI piloted by Mark Higgins set a new lap record of the fabled 37-mile Isle of Man TT Road Course with an average lap speed of 116.470 and a time of 19.26. This breaks the current record of 115.36 that was set three years ago by Mark Higgins in a 2010 Subaru WRX STI. Higgins will return to drive the new 2015 Subaru WRX STI....

2013-07-12 23:25:37

Sets Sights on New Challenges within Electric Vehicles San Diego, CA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Room 5, a leading software consulting firm, has been collaborating with MotoCzysz, a leader in the development of electric motorcycles, who recently won its fourth Isle of Man TT title. MotoCzysz has bigger aspirations than first place; they want to define the future of electric motorcycles. To help accomplish their goal, MotoCzysz worked with Room 5 to overcome a common challenge in electric...

2012-09-08 23:03:11

Miguel Duhamel Joins Barracuda-Lightning to Win at Le Mans San Carlos, Calif. (PRWEB) September 07, 2012 Barracuda-Lightning continues its amazing streak, with Miguel Duhamel joining the team and taking a first-place win at the Le Mans TTXGP/FIM e-Power International Championship this week in France. Duhamel finished the race in eight laps, at just 16:40.9601:49.200. After analyzing the data, the Barracuda-Lightning team came up with a battery management strategy for the race, and Duhamel...

2011-06-23 17:30:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America, Inc. has released a new YouTube video of the 2011 Subaru WRX STI setting an all-time course record for the historic Isle of Man TT Mountain Course. The 5 minute 25 second video highlights in graphic detail the speed and drama surrounding rally driver Mark Higgins' lap that averaged 115.356 MPH. After the run, Higgins talks through the "moment" at Brey Hill when he momentarily loses, and then regains, control of the WRX...

2011-06-21 05:00:00

PENDLETON, Ind., June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Remy Electric Motors HVH 250(TM) and the D1g1tal Dr1ve powered MotoCzysz, LLC to first and second place June 9 in the annual TT Zero electric motorcycle race at the Isle of Man. After a record-setting win last year using Remy HVH250 technology in the MotoCzysz proprietary D1g1tal Dr1ve (DD1) power system, MotoCzysz entered its 2010 E1pc machine in the 2011 race. In addition, MotoCzysz ran a new E1pc model, also using Remy's HVH250 technology...

2011-06-10 19:13:00

DOUGLAS, Isle of Man, June 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru driver Mark Higgins set an all-time fastest lap of averaging 115.356 MPH today on the iconic Isle of Man TT Mountain Course driving a US specification 2011 Subaru WRX STI. The previous record of 100 MPH stood for 21 years. The lap took 19 minutes 37 seconds and the WRX STI hit speeds in excess of 162 MPH. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080325/SUBARULOGO ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110610/PH18271-a )...

2011-06-03 10:30:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J., June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Subaru of America Inc. announced a multi-year sponsorship agreement of the Isle of Man TT Races and will run a U.S. specification Subaru WRX STI on several timed laps of the famous TT motorcycle course. The previous timed lap for a car was run 21 years ago by legendary motorsport racer Tony Pond who completed the course at an average speed of over 100 mph (160 km/h). (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110603/PH13763 ) (Logo:...

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