Also first timed session of the week
With practice week more than half way through, riders finally got the chance to have a timed session this evening.
The solos went out for a shorter run to give the sidecars more time.
One of the more notable performances was that of Ian Hutchinson, who finally seems to be getting back to his best after battling with injury for the best part of five years.
He, along with Bruce Anstey and John McGuinness, all topped 128mph, with Anstey logging the fastest lap of the evening.
An incident at Sulby Crossroads towards the end of the solo session delayed the sidecars' start for ten minutes.
But they were eventually able to get out for the first time this week.
John Holden and his new passenger, Manxman Dan Sayle, were the quickest pairing of the night.
The latter spoke to Chris Kinley afterwards: