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The Classic MotorCycle5 min read
A Brief Chat With... Dave Smith
Rupert Ratio – dedicated to unit Beezer singles. The ‘Smith’ route to motorcycling and, ultimately, authorship of the BSA singles bibles wasn’t exactly straightforward and he admits to not always following the herd in his approach. An ‘apprenticeship
The Classic MotorCycle4 min read
Concrete Mixers
1: “It is a lot bumpier than it looks” says Stu Rogers as he pulls a pantomime face and gives his backside a rub. He has been campaigning cammy Nortons in classic racing for over 50 years, so he knows what he’s talking about when he shows us a replic
The Classic MotorCycle2 min read
The Owner’s View
Rupert Murden shares his thoughts on the Rex and the 1923 Lightweight TT. He said: “Reading the race reports from 1923 has changed the way I look at the machine. It’s extraordinary that it survived for four-and-a-half hours of what was essentially an