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Sammy Miller at Thundersprint

Trial legend to ride replica Honda RC181

By Motorcycle.Com Staff, May. 01, 2008
Trial riding legend Sammy Miller will appear at the 2008 Thundersprint May 10 in Northwhich, England.

An eleven-time British Trials champion and two-time European champion, Miller also raced in enduros after starting his career as a road racer. Miller has over 1,300 trial victories

The native of Belfast, Ireland later helped to develop trial motorcycles and now runs a museum of classic motorcycles in New Milton, Hampshire, England.

The 74-year-old Miller will ride the newest addition to his museum at Thundersprint, a replica Honda RC181 as ridden by A replica Honda RC181 is the newest addition to the Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum.Mike Hailwood to second place in the 1967 Grand Prix 500cc season.

“I came to the Thundersprint two years ago and had an excellent day at what is a truly unique event,” says Miller. “With the arrival of the Honda, the Thundersprint was the perfect place to show one of the icons of the motorcycling world to a huge audience. I just can’t wait!”