Stafford auction proves timely

Stand-out lots at October’s Stafford auction look to be projects, with a 680 Brough Superior – sporting some unusual tank-top art – top of the bill.

While a ‘timely’ late addition from one of racing’s icons will also cause huge interest at the Bonhams event over the weekend of October 19-20.

Of the machines, a 1949 Series C HRD-badged, Girdraulic fork sporting Vincent Rapide will prompt plenty of interest, while two Nortons – a flat-tank Model 18 and an early, bolt-up frame Featherbed frame Manx – will also be much admired and desired.


A 1907 V-twin Norton will also be fascinating to study and hold much appeal.

Read more in the November 2019 issue of TCM – on sale now!

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