A phonecall out of the blue a fortnight ago has led to local racer Matt Sayle going from semi-retirement to being part of a sidecar outfit for TT 2012.
Newcomer Mark Saunders found himself without a passenger, after Simon Briggs was unable to commit to the event.
Mark contacted Matt, who after sorting a few things out has agreed to get on-board in the last couple of days.
Speaking to Manx Radio this morning Matt said it's all been a bit last-minute: (play audio)
If you'd like to get involved with sponsoring the team call Matt Sayle on 433224.