Big Excelsior

Published: 07:30AM Mar 7th, 2014
By: Web Editor
The big Excelsior in the feature on p114, March 2014, has the W H Carson (WHC) designed engine fitted
Big Excelsior

If you look in my book Excelsior and its Racing Rivals, page six, the top photograph is the same bike (and same registration) from the Carson family album with WHC driving. I think the registration must have been one of the works ones. It seems the factory kept registrations and used them as we would a trade plate.




Paul Ingham, via email

0 Responses to “Big Excelsior”

Comments

Please login or register to post a comment

Current Issue: Feb 2015

Issue Feb 2015

•  Moto Légende
•  Lansdowne round-up
•  BSA Firebird Scrambler superprofile
•  Matchless Model X
•  Mondial Bialbero
•  Colombres Rally
•  New Hudson Model 81

PLUS:

Buy this issue now

• Next issue on sale: February 6

Issue 42-02

Issue 42-02
Feb 2015

Where legends come to life

Subscribe and get this issue

Buy it now facebook Sample on-line

Other Letters

Remembering Bill Slocombe

Bill Slocombe (You Were Asking, January 2015) used to come out with some classic tales of his early days ...

Read More »

Lacing Austin”s wire wheels

I was interested in reading Richard Rosenthal’s answer to a query concerning Rudge wire wheels

Read More »

View all...

Advertisements

Related magazines:

The Classic MotorCycle MSL Magazine Twist & Go magazine

Advertising Deadline:

March issue - Jan 21, 2015

April issue - Feb 16, 2015

Book advertising here

Next Issue Out:

February 6