Barry Sheene Classic: Opening 600 race win for Johnston

In News, Oliver's Mount, Roads

LEE Johnston powered to victory in the Barry Sheene Classic’s first Modern 600cc race at Oliver’s Mount after leading Mike Norbury from lights-to-flag.

The Ashcourt Racing rider controlled the action from start to finish and clocked the fastest lap of the weekend’s first race to cross the line with over two seconds to spare.

Norbury had started on pole after setting the quickest lap of this morning’s qualifying aboard his Spada-backed Honda, but Johnston got the jump into Mere Hairpin and after stretching a lead of some three seconds, was never headed en route to the chequered flag.

Back in a lone third, VRS Racing’s Brad Vicars crossed the line third some 16sec behind Norbury with Kramer-mounted Joey Thompson and Stephen Parsons rounding out the top five.

*Check out UK Clubsport’s monthly magazine for all the best stories from clubland

*Click here for results from the Barry Sheene Classic at Oliver’s Mount

*Image: Double Red

You may also read!

RESULTS: Darley Moor Round 6 – September 15, 2019

All the times and race results from Darley Moor Round 6 including the Graham Bywater Trophy and the ACU


RESULTS: Anglesey Plop Enduro – September 15, 2019

Times and race results from today's Plop Enduro seven-hour endurance race at Anglesey Circuit... *Image: Plop Enduro 1 22 C9 BRITISH


PDMCC race dates for 2020 revealed

BOSSES at the Preston and District Motorcycle Club have pulled the wraps off their 2020 calendar with just a


Mobile Sliding Menu