A scintillating single

By Frank Westworth, 23 January 2013
1959 Velocette Venom
1959 Velocette Venom

The Venom sports version of the Velocette 500 single was added to the Veloce range in 1955 and rapidly won all-round approval...

The first roadtest reported that it matched “scintillating open-road performance with unobtrusive city behaviour… combining a super-sports performance, docility, exhaust and mechanical quietness and ease of control”. And this particularly delicious 1959 Venom could be yours – for a quid! It’s the top prize in the VMCC’s summer raffle.

Tickets are available now for £1 apiece from www.vmcc.net or 01283 540557. The draw will be held on June 28, so make sure you return your tickets and payment before then. Good luck!

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