Sammy Miller's Nortons

Apr 03, 2016

Photo by Jim Koenigsaecker Sammy Miller has an impressive collection of Nortons in his motorcycle museum in the South of England. This row of Nortons is anchored by a 1953, 500cc, Norton with a Featherbed frame and a Watsonian sidecar. The brothers, Arthur and Harry Humphries, rode the combination to victory in many trials events including the International Six Day Trials. ..

Magnum Cup

Jul 25, 2015

Photo by Jim Koenigsaecker Ron Foster astride his 1952 Norton 500T during the American Historic Racing Motorcycle Association's Magnum Cup observed trials in Soda Springs, California. ..


Feb 02, 2015

Photo by Jim Koenigsaecker A 1927 Norton sidecar racing outfit at Brooklands in Surrey, England. On 25 September 1928 this 490cc machine took 18 world long distance sidecar records ridden by Bert Denley and Pat Driscoll with Jack King as the passenger. Brooklands opened in 1907 and was the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit. ..

Cellar Run

May 11, 2014

Photo by Paul Davies Our man in Windsor, Paul Davies, spotted this 1937 Norton CS1 with a Brooklands can at The Black Horse pub in Windsor, England during the Busy Bee Club’s Cellar Run. ..