Tagged: featherbed

Frisky Featherbed: 1965 Norton Atlas for Sale

Frisky Featherbed: 1965 Norton Atlas for Sale

Often overlooked in favor of the more rakish Commando and more famous Triumph Bonneville, the Norton Atlas offers familiar British twin strengths with its own particular charms. The parallel twin may be the perfect...

Working Class Hero: 1958 Triton for Sale

Working Class Hero: 1958 Triton for Sale

One of my favorite things about motorcycles is the seeming endless ways there are to mix and match parts to create new machines. Chain drive and fairly simple frames mean that it’s no big...

Perfect Recreation: 1961 Norton Manx Replica for Sale

Perfect Recreation: 1961 Norton Manx Replica for Sale

For many vintage motorcycle enthusiasts, the Commando is what first springs to mind when you mention Norton. But while that bike was stunning to look at and fast, its design wasn’t really cutting-edge, even...

The Perfect Cafe Racer: 1966 Norton Atlas for Sale

The Perfect Cafe Racer: 1966 Norton Atlas for Sale

At first glance, the tank shape suggests that this is a classic Norton Commando, but the upright engine reveals the truth: this is a very well put-together Norton Atlas café racer. When building the...

1962 Norton Manx Race Bike for Sale

1962 Norton Manx Race Bike for Sale

The Norton Manx was a racing motorcycle built from 1947 to 1962. Just think about that for a second: it was a motorcycle that was good enough to be competitive, not just on the...

1964 Triton for Sale

1964 Triton for Sale

I don’t often write up Triumphs here because they’re comparatively not all that rare. TriTONS, however, fit the bill and this 1964 example is exactly the kind of bike you’d want to buy: reluctant...

1962 Norton Custom Isolastic Featherbed

1962 Norton Custom Isolastic Featherbed

Looking for a race ready street legal British bike with lots of cool upgrades for handling and power? Hey, me too. Have a soft spot for Norton engines sitting in Featherbed frames? Hey me...