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Norton Dominator
Norton

Norton Dominator

The Dominator is a twin cylinder motorcycle developed by Norton. The original Dominator was designed in 1947 and 1948 by Bert Hopwood, who had been on the Speed Twin design team at Triumph. Available for sale from mid 1949, this design set the pattern for Norton twins for the next 30 years.
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Norton BS
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Norton BS

D.R O'Donovan's work at the Weybridge track resulted in the introduction of tuned 'Brooklands' models in 1913, and these highly developed sports versions continued into the 1920s. According to its manufacturer, the Norton Brooklands Special (BS) was 'for those who desire
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Norton Commando 952
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Norton Commando 952

The 2005 Norton 952 Commando is a café racer bike, and its unique styling and powerful capabilities harken back to the early days British motorcycle ingenuity.
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