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Competitor Profile: Mark Salle

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Biography

Mark Salle

Sponsored by Royal Cars, Sutton in Ashfield Team Manager – Sharon Salle (wife) Chief Mechanic – Karl Salle (brother)

Notable Results 1983: Dutch GP, Assen: 10th Belgian GP, Spa: 12th British GP, Silverstone: 14th Northwest 200: 9th Bol d’Or 24 endurance race: 9th (with Jim Wells and Asa Moyce) Member of winning British Transatlantic Team

Championships 1983: 500 cc World championships: =19th TT Formula One Championships: 9th Motorcycle News Masters Championships: 13th Shell Oils 500 Championships: 8th ACU British Road Race Championships: 3rd ACU Shell Oils TT F1 Championships: 8th

Notable Results 1984: Macau Grand Prix: 3rd Dutch GP, Assen: 11th

(unable to find all 1984 details – not a good year, housekeeping money was very short!)

Notable Results 1985: Ulster Grand Prix: 6th Formula 1 GP, Assen: 3rd

Championships 1985: World TT F1 Championships: 5th Shell Oils British TT F1 Championships: 12th ITV World of Sport Superbike Challenge: 8th Shell Oils British Championship 500cc: 4th MCN Superstock Championship: 7th

Unfortunately died at Brands Hatch on 20 October 1985



Details provided by Sharon Salle



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