Few sportsman have made such an indelible impact on the fast moving worlds of motorcycle and car racing as the legendary MIKE HAILWOOD. His victorious return to 'The Island' has been described as one of the most emotional moments of century sport.
John Surtees was appointed a CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the New Year’s Honours List. Now, aged Surtees is one of the biggest names in last century's road racing scene on both two and four wheels.
Eddie Lawson’s 1983 signing direct from American Superbikes to the Yamaha 500 Grand Prix team brought howls from the European press, but the decision was soon vindicated.The dirt-track schooled Californian won three championships in five .