Hand Built Motorcycles

Half Helmet | Tinted Goggles | Riding Leathers | Headlight Bra | Vintage Cafe Racer | Classic Road Racer

Velocette Road Racer | Cafe Racer | 1959 Velocette Viper | 350cc | 147 kph 91 mph | Produced by Velocette from 1955 to 1968


Velocette Motorcycles | Manufactured by Veloce Ltd | Founded in 1904 | Small, family-owned firm, making hand-built motorcycles | Successful endeavour in international motorcycle racing from the mid-1920s through the 1950s | Two 350 cc World Championship titles in 1949–1950 | Legendary and still-unbeaten single-cylinder, 500 cc machine, 24 hours at 160 kph 100 mph record

Notable Velocette motorcycles | Velocette Viper and Vogue ending in 1968, “Special”, Scrambler and Endurance in 1969, and MSS Venom and Velocette Thruxton in 1970 | Veloce Ltd. closed in February 1971