For a while there, it looked as if John McGuinness would be held off the top podium position through the entire 2013 Isle of Man TT. McGuinness had recorded third-place finishes at the Superbike, Superstock and the second Supersport TT races earlier in the week, but the active leader in Isle of Man TT wins was stuck at 19 wins all week.
That finally changed and the Honda TT Legends racer finally earned win #20 in the final race of this year’s event, the Senior TT. McGuinness completed the Senior TT in 1:45:20.394, ten seconds ahead of his teammate Michael Dunlop who was looking for his record-tying fifth win of the TT.
The race was started at 1 pm local time but was red-flagged after racer Jonathan Howarth crashed, with several spectators injured by flying debris. The race was restarted later in the afternoon at 4:30 pm local time. Continue Reading »