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British Motorcycles of the 1960s and ’70s
Language: en
Pages: 64
Authors: Mick Walker
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

For the first half of the 20th century Great Britain led the world in motorcycle design and production, exporting its products to countries in every section of the globe. However, as the second half of the century began in 1960 this once great industry commenced what was to be a
Lawrie Bond Microcar Man
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Nick Wotherspoon
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-30 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

Once a common sight on Britain's roads, few people today seem to have heard of the Bond Minicar not a diminutive, gadget laden conveyance for the fictional 007 character, but a popular, practical, motorcycle-engined, three-wheeler that in the post-war austerity period, gave tens of thousands of people affordable personal transport
A Darracq called Genevieve
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Rodney Loredo
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-03 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

Genevieve is the first definitive, documented, ownership history and cinematic record of the 1904 French Darracq motorcar. This car was propelled to international fame as Genevieve, in the record breaking 1953 film that centred around the annual London to Brighton run for veteran cars pre-1905.
Racing Line
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Bob Guntrip
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-09 - Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

Racing Line is the story of big-bike racing in Britain during the 1960s – when the British racing single reached its peak; when exciting racing unfolded at circuits across the land every summer; and when Britain took its last great generation of riding talent and engineering skill to the world.
The Motorbike Book
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: DK
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-02 - Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

An action-packed ride through the history of the motorbike The Motorbike Book is all about the men, machines and landmark technology behind the most iconic bikes from ACE to Zündapp. Featuring over 1,000 of the latest and greatest motorbikes in the world this is an amazing visual guide tracing their