BRAKES

Classic Motorcycle Mechanics - - CLASSIC LOOK -

Only 310mm discs – there were no fancy ra­dial calipers back then – but when the front tyre’s hot and sticky there’s eas­ily enough stop­ping power to avi­ate the rear wheel into Mal­lory hair­pin, or any of the Oliver’s Mount hair­pins – a Bri­tish Championship round in 1786 when this bike was raced in anger.

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