Torquil Paterson

The history of Torquil’s racing career:

Championship Highlights (as at end of 2015 racing season)

  • 2002 Scottish Supersport 600 Champion
  • 2006 Scottish Superstock 1000 Champion
  • 2009 Scottish Superstock 1000 Champion
  • 2013 Scottish Superbike Champion
  • 2015 Scottish Lightweight Champion

Career Highlights

  • 4 times winner of the Steve Hislop Trophy
  • Outright lap record holder at East Fortune
  • Superstock 1000 lap record holder at Knockhill
  • 500+ races, 200+ wins

Career Detail

2015

Sponsors:

  • Saltire Suzuki / John Easton

Bikes:

  • Kawasaki ER6
  • Suzuki SV650

Championships:

  • Scottish Lightweight Championship – 1st

Other Trophies:

  • Steve Hislop Trophy – 1st in Lightweight Class

2014

Sponsors:

  • Saltire Suzuki

Bikes:

  • Kawasaki ER6

Championships:

  • Scottish Lightweight – No position

2013

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Saltire Suzuki /Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K9 (2009)

Championships:

  • Scottish Superbike – 1st

2012

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Saltire Suzuki /Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K9 (2009)

Championships:

  • Scottish Superstock 1000 – 2nd

2011

Sponsors:

  • Edinburgh Harley-Davidson

Bikes:

  • Harley-Davidson XR1200

Championships:

  • Harley-Davidson XR1200 Championship – 6th

2010

Sponsors:

  • Edinburgh Harley-Davidson

Bikes:

  • Harley-Davidson XR1200

Championships:

  • Harley-Davidson XR1200 Championship – 3rd

2009

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Saltire Suzuki /Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K7 (2007)
  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K9 (2009)

Championships:

  • Scottish Superstock 1000 – 1st with 10 race wins

Other Trophies:

  • Steve Hislop Trophy Winner
  • 61st Scottish Road Races Winner

2008

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Saltire Suzuki /Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K7 (2007)

Championships:

  • Scottish Superstock 1000 – 2nd with 11 race wins

Other Trophies:

  • Steve Hislop Trophy Winner
  • 60th Scottish Road Races Winner

2007

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Saltire Suzuki /Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K7 (2007)

Championships:

  • Scottish Superstock 1000 – 2nd

2006

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Saltire Suzuki /Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K5 (2005)

Championships:

  • Scottish Superstock 1000 – 1st with 6 race wins

Other Trophies:

  • Steve Hislop Trophy Winner

2005

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / John Lind Builders / Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Honda CBR600RR (2004)

Championships:

  • National MRO Supersport 600 – 2nd
  • Scottish Superport 600 Championship –

2004

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / John Lind Builders / Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Honda RVF400Honda CBR600RR (2004)
  • Honda CBR1000RR Fireblade (2004)
  • Suzuki GSX-R1000 K4 (2004)

Championships:

  • Scottish Supersport 600 – 2nd
  • Scottish Superstock 1000 – 7th

Other Trophies:

  • 2nd Inaugural Steve Hislop Trophy Race

2003

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Alvins.com / Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R600 K3 (2003)

Championships:

  • Scottish Supersport 600 – 2nd
  • National MRO Supersport 600 – 5th

2002

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Alvins.com / Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R600 K2 (2002)

Championships:

  • Scottish Supersport 600 – 1st

2001

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power / Alvins.com / Rock Oil

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R600 K1 (2001)

Championships:

  • Scottish Supersport 600 – 3rd

2000

Sponsors:

  • YPE Power

Bikes:

  • Suzuki GSX-R600 SRAD (1997)

Championships:

  • Scottish Supersport 600 – 7th

1999 – 1991

Raced a number of different machines in different categories, in particular the Kawazuki by Moss machine, a Suzuki GSX-R1100 engine in a Kawasaki frame with a classic street fighter look and appeal.