Southern 100 2018

Experience the buzz & thrilling action of short circuit racing at it's best!

The Southern 100 Road Races is well known as the friendly races.  The first meeting was held in 1955 and many British and World Champions have tackled the 4.25 mile Billown course.

In over sixty years, riders of the calibre of Phil Read, Bob McIntyre, Ron Langston, John Hartle, Selwyn Griffiths, Con Law, Brian Reid, Kenny Harrison, Joey Dunlop, Dave Leach, Phillip McCallen, Jason Griffiths, Bob Jackson, Robert Dunlop, Ian Lougher, Guy Martin, Cameron Donald, Ryan Farquhar, have all taken on the circuit.

Sidecars were first introduced in 1962 and from the early days the ‘cream of the charioteers’ have provided unique thrilling action. TT winners and World Champions have won from Charlie Freeman to the current Sidecar Champions, Conrad Harrison and Jason Crowe. Previous Champions Nick Crowe and Darren Hope still hold the lap record of 99.778 m.p.h set in 2007.

The race schedule* for 2018 is as follows:


  • Monday 9th July 6.05 pm - 9.25 pm
  • Tuesday 10th July 6.05 pm - 9.25 pm


  • Wednesday 11th July 6.05 pm - 9.25 pm
  • Thursday 12th July (Championship race day) 9.50 am - 5.30 pm

* Please note that this schedule is subject to change by the organisers, for example due to inclement weather. 

Thursday features the prestigious Solo and Sidecar Championship Races, as well as races for the smaller capacity machines. Previous winners have included Guy Martin and Michael Dunlop. 

Further details can be found by clicking here

What's Included

  • Return travel by sea
  • Accommodation of your choice

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