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Velocette Thruxton Venom
Velocette

Velocette Thruxton Venom

Velocette got its start in the world of sporting motorcycle racing back in 1905. They successfully produced several different models and quite a range of engine options before closing in 1971, the final year of production for the Thruxton.
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Velocette MSS
Velocette

Velocette MSS

The Velocette MSS is a motorcycle made by Velocette. It was fast, reliable and economical but could not compete against a new range of British twin-cylinder motorcycles. Production was ceased in 1968. 
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Velocette Model K
Velocette

Velocette Model K

Following on from an advanced but unreliable two-stroke engine that was originally designed for the TT, the Velocette developed a powerful four-stroke with overheadcams. This classic design was the Velocette Model K and would become the blueprint for future models.
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