TT motorcycle race, Isle of Man, June 1967.
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'Mike "Hurricane" Hailwood streaked to a record-breaking TT success astride his 6-cylinder Honda in the 250 cc classic. He smashed the "ton" barrier (100 mph) on every one of the six laps, and set a new record of 104.29 miles per hour.' The world-famous TT (Tourist Trophy) Motorcycle Races have been held on the Isle of Man since 1907.