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Norton Classic Rotary P43

Norton Classic Rotary P43

The Norton Classic Rotary is likely the rarest Norton ever to have existed, and certainly the rarest to find today for collectors. The bike is highly coveted for motorcycle historians…

Norton Classic Rotary

Manx Norton Review – A British Racing Thoroughbred

The Manx Norton was a racing motorcycle produced by Norton Motors Ltd from 1947 to 1962. It was created for just one single purpose, to win the Isle of Man…

1940s Motorcycles – 11 Classic Motorcycles of the Forties

The 1940s were a turbulent time for motorcycle manufacturers. On one hand motorcycles were evolving into faster, more reliable and capable machines and then on the other World War II…

Norton Commando 750

The Norton Commando 750 was a breakthrough in British motorcycling history. Despite being released during the UJM takeover, half a million were sold during the decade it was in production….

What is a Cafe Racer?

Since the 2009 second coming of Cafe Racers the genre has gone from strength to strength. Lots of manufacturers have one in their stable and in general they at least…

Norton Atlas Ranger

Norton Motorcycles – The Story From First To Last

With the sad news of the administrators being called in to Norton Motorcycles, I thought that now would be a good time to reflect on what could have (should have?)…

Norton Atlas Ranger

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The Legendary Norvin Motorcycle

Norvin. A name that was long forgotten in my mind, and truth be told, of course I knew the name but it never really registered as to just exactly what…

norvin parked outside the ace cafe

the Thruxton is one of the main reasons why cafe racers are so popular

Why Are Cafe Racers So Popular? – 5 Reasons this 50’s classic is back

Most have heard the term “Cafe Racer” and in our head we have an image of what one looks like. In my particular case, they are my favourite style of…

the Thruxton is one of the main reasons why cafe racers are so popular

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Festival Of Jurby 2016 Photos

The VMCC Festival of Jurby is part of the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling and a visit should be on the bucket list of all classic motorcycle fans. The festival…

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