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Lot 300
Phil Read: A set of racing leathers, 1976
18 April – 3 May 2022, 12:00 BST
Bicester, Bicester Heritage

Sold for £1,657.50 inc. premium

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Phil Read: A set of racing leathers, 1976

used as a privateer during Daytona and GP races and International events, riding RG500 Suzuki and 500cc MV, also worn at his intended retirement at Brands Hatch ,"On that day I broke three things, the 500cc lap records, the ultimate lap record and then leading the last race from Sheene, I broke my collar bone!", together with a printed copy of a letter of provenance (see lot 326 for original) and a signed colour photograph of the suit.
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