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Michael McStay

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Senior – Norton
Age 26, Michael McStay comes from Milton Common, Oxfordshire. This is his fifth visit to the Isle of Man, but he has competed at Silverstone, Thruxton, Snetterton and Castle Combe. In 1956 he was out of luck when he dropped his B.S.A. at Laurel Bank on the first lap of the Senior, and in 1957 he retired with a seized engine. In 1958 he finished 40th in the Senior, but last year he finished 19th in the Senior, winning a replica.

Hobby: “Avoiding work of any nature!”
(TT Special, 8 September 1960, p.10.)

Competed in

RacePositionTimeSpeedMachine
1966 Senior TTRNorton
1966 Junior TT252:36:25.8086.85AJS
1964 Senior TTRNorton
1964 Junior TT352:38:57.4085.46Monk spl
1963 Senior TT152:26:02.2093.02Norton
1963 Junior TT262:53:06.8078.47Norton
1962 Senior TTRNorton
1962 Junior TT272:38:33.8085.68Norton
1961 Senior MGP332:37:31.0086.24Norton
1960 Senior MGPR0Norton
1959 Senior MGP192:34:43.0087.8Norton
1958 Senior MGP402:49:12.0080.28Norton
1957 Senior MGPR0Norton
1956 Senior MGPR0BSA

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