The Classic MotorCycle

The Classic MotorCycle brings together news, reviews and archive images from the golden age of motorcycling. Legendary machines, riders and races are celebrated through lavish illustrations and detailed reports which combine historical accuracy with an eye for nostalgia.

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April 2017

Current issue: April 2017 – Next issue: May 2017 – On sale: April 7, 2017

CONTENTS

Archive photograph… 6

News……………………….. 8

Letters………………….. 14

BSA A10 Super Rocket/Norton 650SS  18

Subscribe and save. 26

Bristol show………….. 28

‘Velocette’ V2MAC special 32

NMM revamp…………. 40

Second World War dispatch riders        42

Panther Model 95….. 48

DMW trials…………….. 54

Matchless Silver Hawk 60

Closer look – 1922-26 Ulster GP  68

Richard Bourne interview   74

Men who mattered – Frank Cope 76

Roy Poynting column 78

Jerry Thurston column 80

Steve Parrish Panther project part three        82

Sketchbook travels.. 86

You were asking……. 88

Restoration guide – MV Agusta singles  92

Technical feature – retoothing sprockets        94

Classic components 100

Next month…………. 111

Diary……………………. 112

Classic camera 114