Category: Velocette

1959 Velocette Venom

1959 Velocette Venom

There are old saying which summarize a belief that if you do something well, continue to do that something. Velocette started making motorcycles in 1905, and except for some experiments with multiple cylinders, and...

1965 Velocette Venom to Thuxton

1965 Velocette Venom to Thuxton

Could this be a reminder of the previous years of Vintage Motorcycle Collecting? A time when money was not an issue? When replacing everything with brand new parts was the norm? When you painted...

1960 Velocette Venom

1960 Velocette Venom

Please give it it’s rightful place in the world. When will eBay finally give this 1960 Velocette Venom it due recognition and no longer require sellers of this great British single to list it...

1975 Indian with Velocette engine

1975 Indian with Velocette engine

  So what is an Indian with a Velocette engine in it? Well its someone trying hard to do something but failing, and making an extremely rare bike in the process. Floyd Clymer started...

Triple Velocette KTT

Triple Velocette KTT

Velocette was a small family owned motorcycle manufacture in which the members of the board were members of the family, and they raced their motorcycles. The KTT was their Over Head Kamshaft race bike...

1951 Velocette MAC

1951 Velocette MAC

We have previously highlighted Velocette here on CSBFS, but those were the top of the line Venom, and OHC KSS. This Velocette MAC is one of the pedestrian push-rod bikes that the company made....

1936 Velocette KSS MKII

1936 Velocette KSS MKII

A popular term  used during the 1990’s to define race bikes dressed up for the road was Homologation. These limited numbered production road going racers were a requirement by race governing bodies for “production”...

1960 Velocette Venom

1960 Velocette Venom

The British Motorcycle Industry as a group could not evolve quickly enough to compete against the onslaught of the Japanese motorcycles. If there was one Manufacture who may have been lagging furthest behind it...