THE HISTORY OF TT (1907 to 2020)
Released 21 December 2020
This is the story of the Isle of Man TT from its beginning in 1907 to the today.
For over 100 years the challenge of the unique 37.73-mile Mountain Course has attracted the best and bravest riders in the World. This definitive history of the TT explores the heritage of the world’s most famous real road race.
Superb footage, revealing interviews and thoroughly researched commentary tells the story of the TT from its humble beginnings to the ultra-fast modern era. Based on the highly acclaimed three-part Isle of Man TT Races video series, this two-DVD set contains revised, updated and extended footage, plus additional material covering the triumphs, tragedies, controversies and drama right through to 2020.
Compiled from the highlights of thousands of hours of archive footage, this comprehensive programme also includes dozens of specially recorded interviews with riders, officials and personalities.
The World’s longest running road racing deserves a great history. TT commentator and historian Dave Moore has collaborated with the production team to retell the story of the Isle of Man TT Races from inception to Peter Hickman’s stunning 135mph lap record.
Discover the stories behind legends like Jimmy Guthrie, Stanley Wood, Mike Hailwood, Joey Dunlop and more, and their contributions to the epic story of the Isle of Man’s most famous export.