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Eric Unwin

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 30, Eric Unwin is a miner from Chesterfield, Derbysh. and he has a very extensive knowledge of the Isle of Man course, having competed in the Clubman's and Manx Grand Prix races on a number of occasions. His racing career began with Eppynt in 1951 and has since covered meetings at Scarborough, Cadwell Park, Osmaston, Alton Towers, Brough, Silverstone etc. Eric was fourth in the 1956 Junior Clubman's race and so received a free entry to the Manx Grand Prix. He was 33rd in the Junior and 20th in the Senior. Hobbies: "I have a bash at anyything - once!"

(TT Special, Thursday, September 11, 1958 p26)

Competed in

1958 Senior MGPR0BSA
1958 Junior MGPR0Norton
1957 Junior MGPR0BSA
1956 Senior MGP202:46:39.0081.5BSA
1956 Junior MGP332:51:25.0079.24BSA
1956 Clubman Junior TT41:26:08.0078.86BSA
1955 Clubman Junior TTRBSA
1954 Junior MGPR0Norton


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