Twice 500cc World Champion, Sportsman of the Year 1977, MBE, model, playboy, you name it, he lived it.
Mixed bag of images from our archive: pre and post-war, Isle of Man, motorcycle show and factory pics, Phil Read and Giacomo Agostini and many, many others.
Despite the recent weather conditions in Somerset, visitors flocked to the Bath and West Showground for another jam-packed show
Here are the winners (as announced earlier today) from the 34th Carole Nash Bristol Classic MotorCycle Show in Shepton Mallet
A selection of photos from the Carole Nash Classic Bike Guide Winter Classic show
With a motorcycle now out of reach until 17 years of age the disaffected yoof wanted, needed and demanded the sexiest moped they could have and here it was, the Garelli Tiger Cross. The best sports moped ever? Many claimed it was...
• Cotton centenary
• Norton Model 50 Super Profile
• Itom 50 Sports
• BSA B44 model
• Douglas Endeavour
• Straight from the plate
• Spotlight – Brough Superior SS80
• Motorcycling in the First World War
• Marque of distinction – Vintage AJS
• Classic components – Amal TT and GP
• Restoration guide – AMC Francis-Barnetts
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