1908 Isle of Man TT

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The 1908 Isle of Man Tourist Trophy motorcycle races took place on the Short Course (St John's, Ballacraine, Kirk Michael. Peel, St John's).

Single Cylinder race[edit]

22 September 1908 – 10 laps (158 ⅛ miles) St John's Short Course.

Rank No Rider Team Speed Time
1 5 United Kingdom Jack Marshall 3½ hp Triumph 40.40 mph 3:54.50.0
2 3 United Kingdom Charlie Collier 3½ hp Matchless 40.01 mph 3:57.06.8
3 24 United Kingdom Capt Sir Robert Arbuthnot Bt RN 3½ hp Triumph 38.26 mph 4:07.57.0
4 6 United Kingdom W.F.Newsome 3½ hp Triumph 37.63 mph 4:12.09.4
5 21 United Kingdom W.G.McMinnies 3½ hp Triumph 36.60 mph 4:22.25.8
6 15 United Kingdom C.B.Franklin 3½ hp Chater-Lea 35.07 mph 4:30.32.8
7 22 United Kingdom H.Lister-Cooper 3½ hp Triumph 34.65 mph 4:33.46.8
8 30 United Kingdom Oliver Godfrey 3½ hp Rex 34.64 mph 4:33.54.2
9 17 United Kingdom R.M.Brice 3½ hp Brown 33.89 mph 4:49.58.2

Twin Cylinder race[edit]

22 September 1908 – 10 laps (158 ⅛ miles) St John's Short Course.

Rank No Rider Team Speed Time
1 25 United Kingdom Harry Reed 5 hp DOT 38.57 mph 4:05.58.0
2 11 United Kingdom W.H.Bashall 6 hp BAT 38.22 mph 4:08.15.0
3 32 United Kingdom R.O.Clark 5 hp FN 37.79 mph 4:11.02.8
4 9 United Kingdom W.H.Wells 5 hp Vindec 37.18 mph 4:15.12.2
5 37 United Kingdom J.Lang 6 hp NSU 36.21 mph 4:22.41.0
6 14 United Kingdom N.E.Drury 5 hp JAP 36.68 mph 4:25.56.2
7 20 United Kingdom A.Moorehouse 5 hp Rex 33.24 mph 4:45.57.8
8 36 United Kingdom J.O.M.Dixon 5 hp Vindec 33.06 mph 4:46.57.8
9 4 United Kingdom H.V.Colver 7 hp Matchless 32.43 mph 4:52.33.2

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Sources[edit]

  1. ^ Isle of Man Weekly Times pp4 dated 29 September 1908

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