ISLE of MAN 2017

We drove to the Isle of Man via Lincoln with the idea of driving the TT Mountain Course.  We had a good run up to Lincoln including the M69, M1 and the A46.  Meeting up with follow Austin owners.

LEAVING GARGRAVE

SNOW ON THE HILLS ON THE WAY

We did the TT course in one hour, eighteen minutes and twenty six seconds.  Average speed around twenty nine miles an hour.

PARKED AT THE BUNGALOW

AT THE BUNGALOW

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MIKE WARD IN HIS BUGATTI ON ONE OF THE HILL CLIMBS.

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DENNIS AND JULIA (in the chair) BINGHAM IN THE 80’s.   THEY CAME SECOND THREE  TIMES IN THE TT.

The Bingham’s were with us on the holiday.

On the way home the front right core plug popped out, new one fitted, from our spares, topped up the water from hot flask.  20 minutes to fix.

Blown core plug

A core plug blew on the way home!

Total miles covered 800, with no real problems.  The Garmin Sat Nav proved invaluable.  We set routes in before setting off so we know where we are going.

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CALF OF MAN

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