Tagged: Velocette

Elegant Single: 1960 Velocette MSS for Sale

It may have been built in 1960, but this Velocette MSS is, in many ways, a very nice 1930s motorcycle. A precursor to the evocatively-named Venom, the Velocette MSS was launched in 1935, although...

Sophisticated Simplicity: 1939 Velocette KSS / MAC Special

Sophisticated Simplicity: 1939 Velocette KSS / MAC Special

For many riders, motorcycles are all about simplicity: throwing off the shackles of a roof and four doors, sound-deadening, automatic climate control, lane-change warning systems, info-tainment systems. And the real purists, be they lovers...

Old World Craftsmanship: 1964 Velocette Venom Clubman Veeline

Old World Craftsmanship: 1964 Velocette Venom Clubman Veeline

1964 Velocette Venom Clubman Veeline. Now that’s a real mouthful of a name, but it just sounds so British. And it is, designed around a classic single-cylinder engine and built by hand by a...

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...

1959 Velocette Venom or is it Viper

1959 Velocette Venom or is it Viper

We all know that bigger is better. The more cubic centimeters you have the better your bike is. So what would you do if you could only find or afford a 350cc bike? Do exactly...