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You Were Asking
Before his prominence in the motorcycle industry, specifically with Norton Villiers Triumph (NVT), Mike Jackson successfully campaigned Greeves off road machines. He remembers the instant success of the Vale-Onslow (V-O) 250cc conversion kit, as feat
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Restoration Guide
The clean ‘power-egg’ styling of the A50 and A65 unit-construction engines concealed internals little changed from the preceding A7 and A10 equivalents. The A70 crankcase assembly was different from the A65 and carried an A70 engine number. Within, t
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Special Interest
When I was a child, I was obsessed with a book called ‘The Vincent HRD Gallery’ by Roy Harper. I loved that book, mainly as it had pictures of every Vincent and HRD made, and I was in the habit of drawing little pictures of motorbikes (a line around