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Sunday, 23 January 2011

Made in Coventry

In 2008 the IMechE ( The Institution of Mechanical Engineers ) an event at the Heritage Motor Centre Warwickshire . And the event was open to any vehicle made in Coventry , and so of course the event would not have been complete without a collection of motor cycles .Posted by Picasa
And so these are just a few of the very fine machines on display on that very special  summers day , similar machines   can be seen on display at  the Coventry Transport Museum .

The Rover Motor Cycle

Yes Rover used to make Motor Cycles too ! this wonder full example was ridden to the event by a local
Vintage Motor Cycle Club member.Posted by Picasa

Made in Coventry

Every thing made in Coventry as far as the eye could see, in the foreground is a Vintage Triumph
along side latter post war models.Posted by Picasa

Early Vintage Triumph Motor Cycle

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