Vincent Motorcycles

Vincent Motorcycles

This book tells the Vincent story from 1946 until the present day, including the stories of those significant individuals who helped to make Vincents such legendary machines.

Author: Philippe Guyony

Publisher: Veloce Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 9781845849023

Category: Transportation

Page: 400

View: 746

Despite only nine years of production, Vincents continue to be ridden regularly in rallies, hard in racing, and certainly well beyond the normal lifespan of a motorcycle. This book tells the Vincent story from 1946 until the present day, including the stories of those significant individuals who helped to make Vincents such legendary machines.
Categories: Transportation

Original Vincent Motorcycle

Original Vincent Motorcycle

This book concentrates on the post-1945 1000cc B, C and D Rapides, the Black Shadow, Black Knight and Black Prince, and the 500cc Meteor and Comet singles, and information on the special-order racing models.

Author: J. P. Bickerstaff

Publisher: Herridge & Sons Limited

ISBN: 190613314X

Category: Transportation

Page: 128

View: 875

This book concentrates on the post-1945 1000cc B, C and D Rapides, the Black Shadow, Black Knight and Black Prince, and the 500cc Meteor and Comet singles, and information on the special-order racing models.
Categories: Transportation

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Motorcycles 5th Edition

The Complete Idiot s Guide to Motorcycles  5th Edition

Motorcycles are mechanical devices, and in the early decades of the sport, bikes
that tried to hide their mechanical nature usually failed to win over the
motorcycling public. Philip Vincent, founder of the Vincent motorcycle company,
discovered ...

Author: Motorcyclist Magazine

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101478851

Category: Transportation

Page: 432

View: 983

The book to drive biker fans hog wild. The most complete book on motorcycles covers everything from motorcycle maintenance and appropriate gear to safety tips, new rules and venues, recommended buys, and making the most out of trips on the open road. It also includes a completely updated buyer's guide featuring photos and write-ups of latest street, sport, and dirt bikes. ? Revised edition with more than 400 photos ? Includes new information on the newest breed of fuel alternative and three-wheel bikes
Categories: Transportation

The Encyclopedia of Motorcycles Suzuki ZZR

The Encyclopedia of Motorcycles  Suzuki ZZR

VINCLA WE Fast , expensive and long - lived , many Vincents are still in active
use WA ES 1 ABOVE : Sales brochure for ... What is clear is that both men
contributed hugely to Vincent - HRD and the company and its motorcycles would
not ...

Author: Peter Henshaw

Publisher: Chelsea House Publications

ISBN: 0791060578

Category: Motorcycles

Page: 93

View: 969

Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide brief descriptions, as well as longer histories of different makes of motorcycles from around the world; and includes color photographs of many of the featured bikes.
Categories: Motorcycles

Cycle World

Cycle World

11 TAH ' S BONNEVILLE Salt FLATS WEREN ' T CREATED FOR Vincent
motorcycles , but no other brand is so closely tied to that prehistoric lakebed .
Thank Rollie Free for that . In 1948 , at risk of major epidermal trauma , Free
stepped into ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015065053608

Category: Cycling

Page:

View: 351

Categories: Cycling

Motorcycles from the Inside Out

Motorcycles from the Inside Out

Valve desmodromic, 118 exhaust, 111, 113 float needle, 129 troubleshooting of,
187 intake, 111, 113 overhead, 115–118 illustration of, 117 troubleshooting of,
187 reed, 121–123 rotary, 121–122 Vincent motorcycle company, 13–15 ...

Author: Michael M. Griffin

Publisher: Prentice Hall

ISBN: UOM:39076005544700

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 239

View: 706

Surveys the history of motorcycling, covers the finer points of riding safety, and offers guidelines for choosing, maintaining, and troubleshooting a motorcycle
Categories: Technology & Engineering

Motorcycle Classics

Motorcycle Classics

VINCENT HRD SERIES B RAPIDE YEAR : 1951 MANUFACTURER : Vincent
HRD MODEL : Series B Rapide ENGINE TYPE : V - twin fter purchasing the HRD
company in 1928 , Philip Vincent applied the name to his own line of motorcycles
.

Author: Doug Mitchel

Publisher: Publications International Limited

ISBN: 078530889X

Category: Motorcycles

Page: 240

View: 639

Fotografisk billedværk om motorcykler fra 1904 til 1995, ordnet kronologisk
Categories: Motorcycles

Vincent Motorcycles

Vincent Motorcycles

This new edition collates a range of articles covering the marque, lavishly illustrated, and supported by archive material.Maker of the world's fastest standard motorcycle for many years, the iconic Vincent is a machine which has never gone ...

Author: James Robinson

Publisher:

ISBN: 1911639447

Category:

Page:

View: 686

The name of Vincent has always carried a certain gravitas in motorcycling circles. This new edition collates a range of articles covering the marque, lavishly illustrated, and supported by archive material.Maker of the world's fastest standard motorcycle for many years, the iconic Vincent is a machine which has never gone out of fashion, a bastion of engineering excellence, high-speed performance, and enduring exclusivity.
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Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924083377600

Category: Advertising

Page:

View: 650

Advertising expenditure data across multiple forms of media, including: consumer magazines, Sunday magazines, newspapers, outdoor, network television, spot television, syndicated television, cable television, network radio, and national spot radio. Lists brands alphabetically and shows total expenditures, media used, parent company and PIB classification for each brand. Also included in this report are industry class totals and rankings of the top 100 companies in each of the media.
Categories: Advertising

Brands and Their Companies

Brands and Their Companies

Vincent Bach - Musical instruments - Selmer Co. , Inc. Vincent De Felice - Food
products - Stache Foods Vincent ... Inc. Vincent Motorcycles H R D - Apparel and
accessories - Eagle One Industries Vincent Van Gogh - Handbags - Chateau ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: 0787633232

Category: Brand name products

Page: 3660

View: 702

Categories: Brand name products

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Motorcycles

The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Motorcycles

In design , these machines were the Vincent . Modern motorcycle natural
successors to the Series C Rapides , facturers have still barely caught up with
which had been launched in 1949 , with the progressive chassis - group designs
50 ...

Author: Erwin Tragatsch

Publisher: Book Sales

ISBN: 0906286077

Category: Science

Page: 320

View: 956

A visual record that traces the evolution and innovations in the motorcycle also recreates the past and explores the present models
Categories: Science

The Vincent in the Barn

The Vincent in the Barn

"The Vincent in the Barn" proves that all the good ones have not been found and provides entertainment and inspiration to every motorcycle fan who ever dreamed of finding that long-lost classic machine.

Author: Tom Cotter

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 9780760335352

Category: Transportation

Page: 256

View: 928

40 tales of motorcycle hunting dreams come true--Ducatis in basements, Vincents in sheds, Harleys in barns, Brit bikes moldering behind urban garages.
Categories: Transportation

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of the World s Motorcycles

The Complete Illustrated Encyclopedia of the World s Motorcycles

Author: Erwin Tragatsch

Publisher: Holt McDougal

ISBN: UVA:X000660871

Category: Motorcycles

Page: 320

View: 312

More than nine hundred photographs illustrate over two thousand alphabetically arranged entries detailing the history, technology, and performance of each bike covered and a survey of the history of the motorcycle.
Categories: Motorcycles

Vincent

Vincent

Complete with detailed specifications, archive illustrations and specially-commissioned color photography, this book is a fitting tribute to one of the gems of the late British Motorcycle Industry.'

Author: David Wright

Publisher: Crowood Press (UK)

ISBN: 1861265166

Category: Transportation

Page: 174

View: 310

From its creation in 1928 to its demise thirty years later, Vincent produced motorcycles that were among the very best. Names like Black Shadow, Rapide and Black Lightning are bywords for good looks, good engineering and exceptional performance.This detailed history examines the company from its roots at the beginning of the Twentieth century and explores the design and production of each one of the Stevenage firm's models. Complete with detailed specifications, archive illustrations and specially-commissioned color photography, this book is a fitting tribute to one of the gems of the late British Motorcycle Industry.'
Categories: Transportation

Shooting Star

Shooting Star

... two - stroke motors ) , 97 Vincent motorcycles , 42 ; sets land speed record in
1948 , 71–72 Vorster , Emil , 77 Umberslade Hall ( officially known as Group
Engineering Centre ) , xiv , 85 , 112-14 Wankel motorcycle engine , 113 , 136
Webster ...

Author: Abe Aamidor

Publisher: E C W Press

ISBN: NWU:35556039347422

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 153

View: 414

For many years, the British motorcycle industry was the largest in the world, yet by 1975 it was essentially dead. This is the first comprehensive book on the motorcycle industry to take a critical look at the business and trade practices that led to its demise. It also captures the romance, beauty and excitement of the machines and the top racers who rode them.
Categories: Business & Economics

An Illustrated History of American Custom Motorcycles

An Illustrated History of American Custom Motorcycles

Take Dan Wilson's Classified Motorcycle Co, which converted H-D Sportsters into
Vincent Rapides. All it took was a new seat, tank, bars and mudguards, plus the
right detailing. So close was it to the original (even the tank badge was ...

Author: Andrew Morland

Publisher: Osprey Publishing Company

ISBN: 1855326140

Category: Motorcycles

Page: 127

View: 665

The History of American Custom Motorcycles Andrew Morland & Peter Henshaw.Morland and Henshaw interviewed customizers and owners to illustrate the changing fashions of the strange art of customizing motorcycles. Harley-Davidson, Indian, Triumph and more are featured in superb full-color images specially commissioned for this volume. Includes custom creations by Arlen Ness. Sftbd., 7 3/4"x 1 1/2", 128 pgs., 15 color ill.
Categories: Motorcycles

100 Motorcycles 100 Years

100 Motorcycles  100 Years

1947 Indian Chief 1948 Vincent / HRD Black Lightning " Bathing Suit Bike " The
year 1947 was a good one for the Indian Chief - as least as far as styling goes .
Sure , the 1947 Chief's big 74cubic - inch ( 1213 - cc ) V - twin ran reliably
enough ...

Author: Richard E. Mancini

Publisher: Castle

ISBN: 0785816704

Category: Transportation

Page: 172

View: 609

Following the success of the series previously launched with 100 Planes 100 Years, "100 Motorcycles 100 Years" presents the history of the motorcycle with eye-catching images and absorbing stories that set it apart from other merely factual motorcycle books. Compelling photographs of the motorcycle, or "bike" as enthusiasts call them, show the evolution of motorcycling from its dawn to the present day. Unique graphic spreads take the reader through time and travel by highlighting a single key motorcycle for each year in the past century, accompanied by engaging anecdotes about its original design, its intrepid riders, and its final fate. Highly readable and visually exciting, this book is an excellent resource for motorcycle fans and transportation buffs alike.
Categories: Transportation

Dream Machines Motorcycles

Dream Machines  Motorcycles

Author: Roland Brown

Publisher:

ISBN: 076073819X

Category: Antique and classic motorcycles

Page: 96

View: 491

Categories: Antique and classic motorcycles