A definitive development history of the most famous Velocette motorcycles.
A motorcycle enthusiast since his early teens, Rod has always been fascinated by Velocette, collecting the catalogues, reading the road test and pedal cycling all over the country to see them! Other makes were purchased first but a 1963 Clubman was eventually acquired, starting off a long period of ownership and yet more research enriched from the many "Velo" friendships borne along the way. The author of a previous Velocette book, Rod has also written several articles published in well known "Classic" magazines. An enthusiast for over 40 years. Rod once had his motorcycle work confiscated at school. Now himself a Science teacher, Rod brings his hobby to the classroom still. A multibike owner with many interests, Rod has always held special regard for Velo's and riders a Mark 1 Clubmans Venom. Ownership led eventually to the first version of this book; research has continued for nearly twenty years altogether. Rod has also penned articles for several prominent motorcycle magazines, when not in the garage.