Wandering to Germany

A few machines in the line up.

The purchase of a Wanderer from the veteran period in need of more than a bit of TLC had me scratching my head.

Help was needed, so I took the engine and photographs to the Sunbeam MCC’s Pioneer Run finish at Brighton, in March. There, I met up with a couple of Wanderer marque experts, namely Dr. Martin Schenker and Heinz Kindler, author of a book on the Saxony maker.


After more head scratching and some advice, Heinz gave me a pamphlet and an invite to the Ninth International VFV/ADAC Vintage Motorcycle Weekend of North Germany, open to pre-1945 motorcycles, and scheduled for July 17-19, 2015.

It looked interesting and might be useful too, so a travel plan was formulated.

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