BBC Sport motorsport

IN ASSOCIATION WITH

Related BBC sites

Page last updated at 17:18 GMT, Friday, 5 June 2009 18:18 UK

Anstey spurred on by TT rivalry

Advertisement

Anstey happy with TAS Suzuki bikes

New Zealand's Bruce Anstey says his competitive rivalry with TAS Suzuki team-mate Cameron Donald is spurring him on at TT 2009.

On Thursday the Kiwi became only the second man in TT history to average 130 mph around the famous Mountain course only for Donald to go one better.

Australian Donald set an incredible 131.457 mph average on his last lap of the session.

Anstey said: "We're pushing each other on. That rivalry definitely helps."

He added: "It's good fun to see who is the fastest. We're both delighted with the times but more importantly we are focussed on Saturday."



Print Sponsor


see also
Donald sets 'fastest ever' TT lap
05 Jun 09 |  Motorsport
Lougher ready for 100th TT start
05 Jun 09 |  Motorsport
McGuinness storms to 130mph lap
04 Jun 09 |  Motorsport
Tinmouth set for 2009 Junior TT
26 Nov 08 |  MotoGP
Inaugural TTXGP line up announced
03 Jun 09 |  Motorsport
McGuinness close to TT lap record
03 Jun 09 |  Motorsport
McGuinness fastest at TT practice
02 Jun 09 |  Motorsport
TT 2009 is officially underway
01 Jun 09 |  Motorsport


related internet links:
The BBC is not responsible for the content of external internet sites

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.