1960 Isle of Man TT

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Isle of Man  1960 Isle of Man TT
Race details
Race 2 of 7 races in the
1960 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season
Isle of Man TT Course (OpenStreetMap).svg
Date 13-17 June 1960
Official Name Isle of Man Tourist Trophy
Location Snaefell Mountain Course
Course Public roads
60.72 km (37.73 mi)
500 cc
Fastest lap
Rider United Kingdom John Surtees MV Agusta
Time 21:45.0
Podium
First United Kingdom John Surtees MV Agusta
Second United Kingdom John Hartle MV Agusta
Third United Kingdom Mike Hailwood Norton
350 cc
Fastest lap
Rider United Kingdom John Surtees MV Agusta
Time 22:49.4
Podium
First United Kingdom John Hartle MV Agusta
Second United Kingdom John Surtees MV Agusta
Third United Kingdom Bob McIntyre AJS
250 cc
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Carlo Ubbiali MV Agusta
Time 23:42.8
Podium
First Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Gary Hocking MV Agusta
Second Italy Carlo Ubbiali MV Agusta
Third Italy Tarquinio Provini Moto Morini
125 cc
Fastest lap
Rider Italy Carlo Ubbiali MV Agusta
Time 26:17.6
Podium
First Italy Carlo Ubbiali MV Agusta
Second Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Gary Hocking MV Agusta
Third Switzerland Luigi Taveri MV Agusta
Sidecars
Fastest lap
Rider Germany Helmut Fath BMW
Passenger Germany Alfred Wohlgemuth
Time 23:13.0
Podium
First Germany Helmut Fath BMW
Germany Alfred Wohlgemuth
Second United Kingdom Pip Harris BMW
United Kingdom Ray Campbell
Third United Kingdom Charlie Freeman Norton
United Kingdom Billie Nelson

The 1960 Isle of Man TT was the second round of the 1960 Grand Prix motorcycle racing season. It took place between 13 June and 17 June 1960 at the Snaefell Mountain Course.

Senior TT (500 cc) classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Laps Time Points
1 United Kingdom John Surtees MV Agusta 6 2:12:35.2 8
2 United Kingdom John Hartle MV Agusta 6 +2:39.0 6
3 United Kingdom Mike Hailwood Norton 6 +5:36.4 4
4 Australia Tom Phillis Norton 6 +6:24.6 3
5 United Kingdom Dickie Dale Norton 6 +6:34.6 2
6 Australia Bob Brown Norton 6 +7:16.2 1
7 United Kingdom Tony Godfrey Norton 6 +8:09.0
8 United Kingdom Bob Anderson Norton 6 +8:41.8
9 South Africa Paddy Driver Norton 6 +10:32.6
10 United Kingdom Ralph Rensen Norton 6 +10:32.8
40 finishers
[1]

Junior TT (350 cc) classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Laps Time Points
1 United Kingdom John Hartle MV Agusta 6 2:20:28.8 8
2 United Kingdom John Surtees MV Agusta 6 +1:55.4 6
3 United Kingdom Bob McIntrye AJS 6 +2:21.6 4
4 United Kingdom Derek Minter Norton 6 +4:36.8 3
5 United Kingdom Ralph Rensen Norton 6 +7:52.6 2
6 United Kingdom Bob Anderson Norton 6 +7:56.4 1
7 United Kingdom Alan Shepherd AJS 6 +8:29.4
8 United Kingdom John Lewis Norton 6 +8:31.2
9 United Kingdom Brian Setchell Norton 6 +8:38.6
10 United Kingdom George Catlin AJS 6 +8:51.2
56 finishers
[1]

Lightweight TT (250 cc) classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Laps Time Points
1 Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Gary Hocking MV Agusta 5 2:00.53.0 8
2 Italy Carlo Ubbiali MV Agusta 5 +40.4 6
3 Italy Tarquinio Provini Moto Morini 5 +51.6 4
4 Australia Bob Brown Honda 5 +6:00.8 3
5 Japan Moto Kitano Honda 5 +17:18.0 2
6 Japan Naomi Taniguchi Honda 5 +19:48.0 1
7 United Kingdom Mike O'Rourke Ariel 5 +20:18.0
8 Switzerland Luigi Taveri MV Agusta 5 +24:41.2
9 Italy Osvaldo Perfetti Bianchi 5 +25:03.6
10 United Kingdom Alan Dugdale NSU 5 +26:08.4
17 finishers
[1]

Ultra Lightweight TT (125 cc) classification[edit]

Pos Rider Manufacturer Laps Time Points
1 Italy Carlo Ubbiali MV Agusta 3 1:19:21.2 8
2 Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland Gary Hocking MV Agusta 3 +19.8 6
3 Switzerland Luigi Taveri MV Agusta 3 +1:46.4 4
4 New Zealand John Hempleman MZ 3 +2:14.6 3
5 United Kingdom Bob Anderson MZ 3 +2:39.6 2
6 Japan Naomi Taniguchi Honda 3 +5:27.8 1
7 Japan Giichi Suzuki Honda 3 +5:36.2
8 Japan Sadao Shimazaki Honda 3 +5:40.8
9 Japan Teisuke Tanaka Honda 3 +5:46.2
10 Australia Tom Phillis Honda 3 +7:58.0
22 finishers
[1]

Sidecar TT classification[edit]

Pos Rider Passenger Manufacturer Laps Time Points
1 Germany Helmut Fath Germany Alfred Wohlgemuth BMW 3 1:20:45.8 8
2 United Kingdom Pip Harris United Kingdom Ray Campbell BMW 3 +1:24.4 6
3 United Kingdom Charlie Freeman United Kingdom Billie Nelson Norton 3 +7:21.4 4
4 United Kingdom Les Wells United Kingdom Tony Cook Norton 3 +7:36.2 3
5 Switzerland Florian Camathias Germany Roland Föll BMW 3 +8:12.2 2
6 Germany Alwin Ritter Germany Emil Hörner BMW 3 +9:35.2 1
7 United Kingdom Bill Beevers United Kingdom John Chisnall BMW 3 +10:01.8
8 United Kingdom Pat Millard United Kingdom G. Spence Norton 3 +11:20.0
9 United Kingdom Brian Green United Kingdom D. Fynn Norton 3 +12:30.0
10 United Kingdom Derek Yorke United Kingdom G. Mason Norton 3 +12:38.8
20 finishers
[1][2]

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Cook, R. A. B. (ed.). Motor Cycling Sports Yearbook 1961. Temple Press Ltd. pp. 32–33. 
  2. ^ "1960 - Sidecars 500cc". Racing Memory (in French). Archived from the original on 8 December 2011. Retrieved 8 December 2011. 


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