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Editor’s Welcome
The many various facets of motorcycling fascinate me, and always have. It’s very easy to become absolutely dedicated to one marque, to one genre, to one branch of sport or even all of the above, and of course there’s nothing wrong with that at all.
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Cockerel Of The North
Few countries enjoyed a post-Second World War boom quite like Italy. A generous pot of aid courtesy of the Marshall Plan, the demand for raw materials and manufactured products needed by the US for the Korean War, and the formation of the European Co
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End Of An Era
By the summer of 1923, planning was well underway for the first Amateur Tourist Trophy (TT), scheduled for September 20 of that year. On the day, 29 riders astride 500cc racers and another four on 350s were flagged away for their five laps of the ‘pr