Guy Martin says this year will be his last Isle of Man TT

Guy Martin

Motorcycle racer Guy Martin has said that this year will be his last competing at the Isle of Man TT.

The TV presenter and mechanic from Grimsby in North East Lincolnshire has finished on the TT podium 15 times, seven as runner-up, but never a winner.

The Scunthorpe Telegraphexternal-link reports the 33-year-old said it would be his last TT during a question and answer session at Scunthorpe's Baths Hall last week.

He added: "Let's be honest, it would be mint to win".

Last week the Tyco BMW rider won two Superbike races at the .

When asked if he would win a TT he said: "Whatever I do, I'll give it 100% If I go and finish 20th I still know I've done my best".

The charismatic racer made his TT debut in 2004 and finished third in last year's Senior race.

Guy Martin
Guy Martin will compete in five solo classes at this year's event in June