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Nimble, stylish and a joy to ride - a tale of just what might have been

Nimble, stylish and a joy to ride - a tale of just what might have been

5 July 2016

Concluding the story of his endless quest to find a dohc 350cc BSA Fury, Tony Page tells how he ended up with a Triumph Bandit as well – and what the bikes are actually like to ride.  

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The long-running Watsonian Palma range

The long-running Watsonian Palma range

5 July 2016.

Mick Payne looks back at the long history of the Watsonian Squire Palma range of sidecars, which were innovative at the time of their introduction and remain available to this day.  

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A Social History of Motorcycling: Episode 8 - Mods vs. rockers (1964)

A Social History of Motorcycling: Episode 8 - Mods vs. rockers (1964)

5 July 2016.

In this series of extracts from his forthcoming book, Mike Lewis looks at the growth and evolution of social motorcycling in Britain and the USA.  

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Imps in the Island

Imps in the Island

5 July 2016.

Despite a modest competition budget, Birmingham maker New Imperial won six IoM TT victories and many top 10 places. Recalling this record, one asks – how? It’s impossible to understand New Imp’s housekeeping but we can look at and read between the lines of the IoM record. 

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The yellow motorbike revived

The yellow motorbike revived

5 July 2016.

This was a restoration with a difference, featuring two (self-proclaimed) grumpy old men and a workaday legend.
 

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Barred!

Barred!

5 July 2016.

Zenith’s Gradua gear gave it such an advantage in the days of single speeders, that the authorities banned it. The Surrey-based firm, though, sensed an opportunity for publicity…
 

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Two careful owners

Two careful owners

1 July 2016.

That’s all this beautiful 1956 Tiger 110 Triumph has had. Though its original owner sold it in 1961, it was left to him in the second owner’s will. 

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Bigger than ever!

Bigger than ever!

1 July 2016.

The ASI MotoShow is a real celebration of motorcycling, with a hugely diverse amount of stunning machinery taking to the track.  

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The camera does lie

The camera does lie

1 July 2016.

The start of the 1967 Ulster Grand Prix. But all is not, perhaps, as it seems 

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Different strokes for 80s blokes

Different strokes for 80s blokes

29 June 2016.

Saying ‘Konnichiwa’ to Honda’s NS400R was not the ‘Banzai’ charge that other two-stroke race replicas offered in the mid-80s. But it was no shrinking violet either…  

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