Velocette 350 & 500 Singles

Velocette 350 & 500 Singles

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This Essential Buyer's Guide includes everything the potential Velocette buyer needs to know: assessment of engine, transmission, frame, paintwork and chrome, tinwork, wheels and tyres, brakes, electrics, an explanation of engine and frame numbers. With a detailed run down of the various models, and an assessment of which offers the best investment potential, there's also plenty of advice on buying at auctions, essential paperwork, problems caused by lack of use, and details of useful more

Product details

  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 139 x 195 x 6mm | 145g
  • Veloce Publishing Ltd
  • Dorset, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 90
  • 1845849418
  • 9781845849412
  • 1,320,978

About Peter Henshaw

Peter Henshaw was an enthusiast for anything with wheels from an early age - everything from bicycles to 500hp tractors. He was Editor of Motorcycle Sport & Leisure for five years before going freelance and now contributes to a whole raft of transport magazines including MSL (motorcycles), TAG (scooters), A to B (cycling) and Tractor (as it says...) as well as The Telegraph. He's written over 50 books and is an all-year round motorcyclist who does not own a more

Table of contents

Intro1 - Is it the bike for you?2 - Cost considerations3 - Living with a Velocette4 - Relative values5 - Before you view6 - 10min evaluation7 - Key points8 - Serious evaluation9 - Auctions10 - Paperwork11 - What's it worth to you?12 - Do you really want to restore?13 - Paint faults14 - Lack of use problems15 - The community16 - Vital statisticsshow more

Review quote

essential reading for anyone seeking sound advice ... Easy to follow and utterly reliable ... If you already own a Velocette single, or are thinking of doing so, GBP12.99 is a very small price to pay for this utterly invaluable guide. Old Bike Mart Henshaw provides enough information on the "idiosyncrasies" of Velocette singles to make it apparent that while these are great old bikes, they are not for everyone, but when it comes to considering a purchase, his book really is. This is a truly comprehensive guide and is thoroughly recommended to anyone contemplating buying a Velocette 350 or 500 single. On The Level This handy pocket sized book is not only an interesting read but will repay the purchase price many times over. South East Biker Magazineshow more