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British Motorcycles

Buyer's Guide 1914

British Lightweights and Twostrokes


ALLDAYS.
Engine - 70x70 mm., two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray or Amac.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground. 30in. Ground clearance, 5½in. Wheelbase, 48in.
Lubrication - Oil and petrol mixed.
Other Features - Druid or Saxon forks.
Price - £26 5s.; 33 guineas with two-speed gear.
Other Models - 292 c.c. engine, two-speed counter-shaft, drip-feed lubrication.

Alldays and Onions, Ltd., Fallows Road, Birmingham.

Alldays and Onions

ALP.
Engine - 2 h.p. Alp, mm. , 257 c.c., overhead inlet valve, four-stroke.
Ignition - Alp magneto, placed behind engine.
Carburetter - Automatic Alp.
Transmission - Belt, 1 1/16 in., over adjustable pulley.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 10in. Wheelbase; 51in.
Lubrication - Internal hand pump.
Other Features - Druid forks. Footrests. Foot-operated brake. Tyres 26 x 2, Weight, 106 1b.
Price - 23 guineas.

Moto-Reve Co., LTD., Alp Eng. Works, Alperton, Essex.

Alp of Middlesex

BOWN-VILLIERS.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. Villiers, two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - High-tension magneto.
Carburetter - B. and B. or Amac.
Change Speed - Two-speed in counter-shaft.
Transmission - Dunlop belt.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Dunlop or Continental tyres, 26x2.
Price - £35, or single-geared £27 10s.
Other Models -Similar machine fitted with 2 h.p. Precision unit.

Bown manufacturing Co., Snow Hill, Birmingham.

Bown Motorcycles

BROWN.
Engine - 2½ h.p. four-stroke, 292 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Transmission - Dunlop ¾in belt, adjustable pulley.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 31in. Ground clearance, 4½in. Wheel base, 52½ in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid spring forks.
Price - £36.

Brown Bros., Ltd. , Great Eastern Street, London, E.C.

Brown Brothers Motorcycles

CALCOTT
Engine - 2½ h.p. Calcott, 292 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Sturmey-Archer three-speed.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 34in. Ground clearance, 6511. Wheel base, 49in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - 33 guineas.

Calcott Bros.,Ltd., Coventry.

Calcott Motorcycles

CHATER-LEA.
Engine - 2¼ h. p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft gear box, 5/4 and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Ground clearance, 42in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Price - $36.

Chater-Lea, Ltd., 74-84, Banner Street, E. C.

Chater-Lea Models

CLYNO.
Engine -2¼ h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - Ruthardt magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - Clyno-Amac.
Change Speed - Countershaft two-speed, gears 5¾ and 10 1/3 to 1.
Transmission - Gear and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29in. Ground clearance, 6in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Lucas lamp and horn. Rear light.
Price - $40. Single-speed, $30.

Clyno Engineering Co., Wolverhampton.

Clyno Motorcycles

CONNAUGHT.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Change Speed - Fixed gear, Albion two-speed or Sturmey- Archer three-speed.
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height or saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 7in. Wheel base, 48in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Hutchinson tyres.
Price - £33 10s. £41. £44. Kick-starter, £45.

Bordesley Engineering Co., LTD., Birmingham.

Connaught

COVENTRY EAGLE.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, gears approximately 5½ and 10½ to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 26in. Ground clearance, 42 in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - 37 guineas. Single-speed, 29 guineas.

Coventry Eagle Cycle and Motor Co., Foleshill Road, Coventry.

Coventry Eagle

DAYTON.
Engine -1½ h.p. two-stroke, 57 x 63.5 mm., 162 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Two-speed gear box, gears 6 and 13 to 1.
Transmission - Belt and chain.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 3¾ in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid or Saxon spring forks.
Price - 23 guineas. Single-speed, 23 guineas. Popular model, 20 guineas.

Chas. Day Mfg. co., LTD., 221-2, High Street, Shoreditch, E.

Dayton Motorcycles of London

DUNKLEY.
Engine - Dunkley two-stroke, 75 x 79 mm. 349 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Two-speed counter-shaft.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground. 30in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Drip-feed, semi-automatic.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - 2 h.p. four-stroke engine, 170 c.c. 27 guineas

Dunkleys, LTD., Jamaica Row, Birmingham.

Dunkley Motorcycles

ELSWICK.
Engine - 2 h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Change Speed - Fixed gear.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 5in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Girder spring forks. Full set tools, etc.
Price - £24. Three-speed, £34 10s.
Similar machine with 2 h.p. Precision unit, incorporating two-speed gear. £30.

Elswick Cycles Mfg. Co., Barton-on-Humber.

Elswick Motorcycles

FAIRFIELD.
Engine - 2½ h.p., 270 c.c., two-stroke, three-port type.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Fixed, 6 to 1, also Armstrong three-speed, 6½, 8½ and 13 to 1.
Transmission - Dunlop ¾ in. belt, h. b. controlled clutch.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 27in. Ground clearance, 5½ in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol, and hand pump.
Other Features - Druid forks. Dunlop 2in. tyres.
Price - £29 single-speed. £37 three-speed gear model.

Alfred Forster, Warrington.

Fairfield Motorcycles

GAMAGE.
Engine - 2¾ h.p., 70 x 76 mm., 292 c.c., four-stroke.
Ignition - Bosch magneto.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Single-speed or three-speed Sturmey-Archer hub.
Transmission - 2in. belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 32in. Ground clearance, 5in. Overall length, 6ft. 8in.
Lubrication - Pump.
Other Features - Druid spring forks.
Price - Single-speed model, £29 10s. Three-speed model, £38 10s.

A. W. Gamage, LTD., Holborn, London, E. C.

Gamage Motorcycles

GERRARD.
Engine - 2½ h. p. two-stroke Villiers, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Two-speed counter-shaft.
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground. 30in. Ground clearance, 4in. Wheelbase, 47½in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks, pan seat.
Price - 25 guineas single-gear. Two-speed £33.

Gerrard Road Motors, 162, Hagley Road, Birmingham.

Gerrard Motorcycles

GRANDEX-PRECISION.
Engine - 2 h. p. Precision four-stroke, 170 c.c. 60 x 60 mm.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B. or Amac.
Change Speed - Two-speed in crank case, gears and 13 to 1.
Transmission - 2in. belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 27 in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid or Saxon forks.
Price - 25 guineas.

Grandex-Precision Motor Co., 86, Gray's Inn Road, W.C.

Grandex Motorcycles

HOBART.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke, 225 c.c.
Ignition - Ruthardt magneto, enclosed drive.
Carburetter - Senspray or Amac.
Transmission - Dunlop ¾ in. belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29½in. Ground clearance, 6¼in. Wheelbase, 48in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid patent forks. Moseley tyres.
Price - 25 guineas.

Hobart Bird and Co., Ltd. , Coventry.

Hobart Motorcycles

INVICTA.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Single-speed, 5½ to 1. Two-speed. Jardine gear, 5½ and 8¾ to 1.
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 26in. Ground clearance 4in. Wheelbase, 48½in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - Single-speed, 28 guineas. - Two-speed, 35 guineas.

A Barnett and Co., West Orchard, Coventry.

Invicta Motorcycles

IVY.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke, 224 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Two-speed counter-shaft or S.-A. three-speed hub.
Transmission - Ivy belt or Renold chain and Ivy belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Dunlop 2in. tyres. Weight, 100 lb.
Price - £26 5s. fixed engine. £31 10s. two-speed. £36 5s. three-speed.

S. A. Newman, Ltd., Ivy Motor Works, Aston Cross, Birmingham

Ivy Motorcycles

IXION.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, gears 5½ to 1 and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt or belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheel base, 51in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Continental tyres.
Price - Fixed gear, £26 5s. Two-speed, £32 10s.

Ixion Motor Mfg. Co., Great Tindal Street, Ladywood, Birmingham

Ixion Motorcycles

JAMES.
Engine - 2¼ h. p. two-stroke, 226 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, 5½ and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28in. Ground clearance, 5in. Forced feed to main bearings and oil in petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks, enclosed driving chain.
Price - 35 guineas.

James Cycle Co., LTD., Greet, Birmingham.

James Motorcycles

J.E.S.
Engine - 1 h.p., 2in x 2¼in. four-stroke, 116 c.c.
Ignition - Fischer magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - J.E.S., single lever.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 43in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Price - 20, 22, and 23 guineas. Attachments to fit to push cycles, 12 and 14 guineas.

J. E. Smith, the J.E.S. Motor Works; Gloucester.

JES Motorcycles

JUNO.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke Villiers, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Single-speed or two-speed counter-shaft.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 31in. Ground. clearance, 6½in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Oil, mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - £26 5s. and £33.

Metropolitan Machinists' Co., LTD., 248, Bishopsgate, E.C.

Juno Motorcycles

LEVIS.
Engine - 2½ h. p. two-stroke, 293 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Transmission - Single-geared, all belt drive.
Change Speed - Albion two-speed, 5½ and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29½in. Ground clearance, 4½in. Wheel base, 50in.
Lubrication - Levis system, semi-automatic.
Other Features - Druid forks. Large tank.
Price - £38 10s. Two-speed, £45.- Baby 211 c.c., single-gear, £33 10s.

Butterfields, Ltd., Stechford, Birmingham.

Levis Motorcycles

LITTLE GIANT.
Engine - 2 h.p. two-speed Precision unit, four-stroke.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B. or Amac.
Change Speed - Two-speed gear in crank case, gears from to 25 to 1.
Transmission - Belt or chain
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28in. Ground clearance, 4in. to 8in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid forks. Hutchinson tyres. Weight about 110 lb.
Price - 25 to 30 guineas.

Little Giant Motocyclette Co., 101, High Street,. Uxbridge

Little Giant Motorcycles

MARTIN.
Engine - 2 h. p. four-stroke, overhead valves.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, enclosed chain drive
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Two-speed, incorporated in crank case, gear: 6 to 1 and 20 to 1.
Transmission - Gear and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29in. Ground clearance, 5in. Wheelbase, 49in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid forks. Pedley belt. Michelin tyres 26x2.
Price - 25 guineas.

Cars and Motor Sundries, Ltd. (Martin Dept.), 175 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, W.C.

Harry Martin Motorcycles

MEAD.
Engine - 2 h.p. Mead-Precision, 60 mm. x 60 mm., 170 c.c., four-stroke.
Ignition - Eisemann magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Two-speed gear, incorporated in power unit, 6 and 12 to 1 to 8 and 16 to 1.
Transmission - Pedley belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29½ in.
Other Features - Ground clearance, 4½in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Hand pump, enclosed in tank.
Other Features - Druid forks. 26 x 1¾ Michelin tyres.
Price - 25 guineas.

Mead Cycle Co., 11-13, Paradise Street, Liverpool.

Mead Motorcycles

IMPERIAL METRO.
Engine - 2½ h.p., 269 c.c., two-stroke.
Ignition - Ruthardt magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Single-speed or two-speed counter-shaft, 5½ and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 8in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid or Brampton's Biflex spring forks.
Price - 30 guineas. Two-speed model, £38 10s.

Metro Mfg and Eng. Co., Adderley Road, Saltley, Birmingham

Imperial Metro

MOTOSACOCHE.
Engine - 2½ h.p. M.A.G. four-stroke.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - Motosacoche.
Change Speed - Infinitely variable; between 5 and 9 to 1.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 8in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Splash.
Other Features - Druid forks. Fixed gear and free engine, 30 guineas. Change-speed gear and free engine, 34 guineas.

Motosacoche Ltd., Dumont Works, Willesden Junction, N.W.

Motosacoche (GB)

NEW COMET.
Engine - Two-stroke, 210 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Two-speed counter-shaft (extra).
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29½in. Ground clearance, 5½in. Wheelbase, 50½in.
Lubrication - Oil pumped into petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - £25 and £28. Two-stroke engine, 350 c.c., £33 to £41 10s.

A. H. Haden, Princip Street, Birmingham.

New Comet Motorcycles

NEW HUDSON.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke New Hudson, 62x70 mm. , 211 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, 5 and 9 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28½in. Ground clearance, 4in. Wheelbase, 51in.
Lubrication - Automatic drip-feed.
Other Features - Druid forks. Aluminium footboards. 5in. mudguard to rear wheel.
Price - Model D, £37 10s. Model C, £33. Similar machines, single-geared, belt-driven, £27 5s. and £31 10s.

New Hudson Cycle Co., Summer Hill Street, Birmingham.

New Hudson

NEW IMPERIAL.
Engine - 2½ h.p. four-stroke J.A.P., 292 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto.
Carburetter - Amac or B and B.
Change Speed - Two-speed counter-shaft, gears 6 and 11½ to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 6½in. Wheelbase, 4ft. 6in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid spring forks.
Price - 31 guineas.

New Imperial Cycles, Ltd., Princip Street, Birmingham.

New Imperial

NEW RYDER.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke Villiers, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Change Speed - Two-speed in counter-shaft or Armstrong threespeed hub.
Transmission - Chain and belt or Dunlop belt only.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29 in. Ground clearance, 7in. Wheelbase, 55in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Saxon or Druid forks. Hutchinson tyres 26x2.
Price - Fixed gear, £26 5s. Two-speed, £32 5s, Three-speed, £36.
Other Models - Semi T. T. and lady's machine.

New Ryder Co., Corporation Street, Birmingham.

New Ryder Motorcycles

N.S.U.
Engine - 2 h.p. single-cylinder four-stroke, 58 x 72 mm. , 190 c.c., overhead inlet valve.
Ignition - High-tension magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - N.S.U., dual controlled.
Change Speed - N.S.U. engine-shaft two-speed gear and free engine, gears and 6½ and 9¾ to 1.
Transmission - 2in rubber belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30½in. Engine clearance 5½in. Wheelbase, 51in.
Other Features - Hoop frame. N.S.U. spring forks. 26in. x 2 in. Continental tyres.
Price - With adjustable pulley, £31. With two-speed gear and free engine, £36.

N.S.U. MOTOR Co., LTD., Enesu Works, Grange Road, Willesden Green, London, N.W.

NSU Great Britain

O.K. JUNIOR.
Engine - 2 h. p. four-stroke, 58 x 72 mm., 190 c.c.
Ignition - Ruthardt magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft and two-speed 6 /4 and 11½ to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29in. Ground clearance, 9in. Wheel base, 53in.
Lubrication - Gravity feed.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - £30.

Humphries and Dawes, Ltd., Birmingham.

Humphries and Dawes

OMEGA.
Engine - 3 h.p. two-stroke, 344 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Toroga two-speed, 5 and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Belt and chain.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 5¼in. Wheelbase, 48in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Semi T. T. bars.
Price - 36 guineas.

W. J. Green and Co., Omega Works, Coventry.

Omega Motorcycles

PACER.
Engine - 1 h.p. J.E.S. unit four-stroke, 116 c.c.
Ignition - Fischer magneto, gear-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, to order.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features - Druid spring forks. Weight from 60 lb.
Price - 23 guineas.

K. Millard and Co., Bosq Lane, Guernsey.

Millard Motorcycles

PARAGON.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke, mm., 237 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain drive, enclosed.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Paragon counter-shaft two-speed gear box, 5½ to 1 and 11 to 1.
Transmission - Enclosed chain and Pedley belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28in. Ground clearance, 7in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol, half a pint to gallon ratio.
Other Features - Radco forks. Michelin - tyres, 26in. x 2in. Torpedo tank, holds one gallon.
Price - £28.

Portway-Cooper Mfg. Co., Brantham, Manningtree, Essex.

Paragon Motorcycles

PREMIER.
Engine - 2½ h.p. four-stroke Premier, 66x72 mm., 246 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, gear driven.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Three models, single-gear, single-gear clutch, three-speed Armstrong hub.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Splash.
Other Features - Druid forks. Clincher tyres.
Price - £36. Clutch, £42. Three speed, £44 15s.

Premier Cycle Co., Ltd., Coventry.

Premier Cycle Co

RADCO.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke, 211 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac, h. b. control.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, 6½ and 9¾ to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 32in. Ground clearance, 6in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol (1 to 16). Radco buffer spring forks.
Price - 30 guineas. Single-speed, 23 guineas.

E. A. Radnall and Co., Vauxhall Works, Dartmouth Street. Birmingham.

Radco 1914 Models

REGAL-PECO.
Engine - 2¾ h.p. two-stroke, 349 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Sturmey-Archer three-speed or countershaft two-speed.
Transmission - Belt or chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 27½in. Ground clearance, 5¾in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Best and Lloyd drip-feed.
Other Features Extra strong frame, suitable for sidecar work if required.
Price - Three-speed, £45. Two-speed, £42. Single-speed, £35.

Regal Motors, Saltley, Birmingham.

Regal Motorcycles

REGINA.
Engine - 2¾ h.p. two-stroke, 292 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, gears 5 to 1 and 9 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground. 26in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks (girder).
Price - Single-speed, £26 10s. two-speed, £33.

S. Barnett, Pelham Street, Derby

Regina of Derby

ROULETTE.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke Villiers, 269. c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or B. and B.
Change Speed - Albion counter-shaft two-speed, gears 5½ and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt or belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in, Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Dunlop 26 x 2 tyres.
Price - Two-speed, £33. Single-speed, £26 5s.

Roulette Cycle Co., 84, Gosford Street, Coventry.

Roulette Motorcycles

ROYAL RUBY.
Engine - 2½ h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Albion two-speed in counter-shaft.
Transmission - Chain and belt or belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 27in. Ground clearance, 5½in. Wheelbase, 49in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks.
Price - 31 guineas. Single-speed, 25 guineas.
Other Models - 2½ h.p. J.A.P., 292 c.c., 30 guineas and 36 guineas.

Royal Ruby Cycle Co., Manchester.

Royal Ruby Motorcycles

SCOTT.
Engine - 3¾ h. p. two-stroke, water-cooled, 532.5 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Scott semi-automatic. Counter-shaft two-speed, gears and 7.6 to 1.
Transmission - Chain.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29½in. Ground clearance, 5in. Wheelbase, 53in.
Lubrication - Best and Lloyd sight-feed lubricator.
Other Features Open frame. Palmer cord 26x2½ tyres. Scott spring forks and footboards.
Price - £68 5s

Scott Engineering Co., Ltd., Saltaire, Shipley, Yorks.

Scott Motorcycles

SINGER.
Engine - 2½ h.p. four-stroke, 299 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 4in. Wheelbase, 50½in.
Other Features - Druid spring forks.

Singer and Co., LTD., Coventry.

This model will shortly be replaced by a similar machine having a two-stroke 2¾ h.p. engine, 349 c.c.; counter-shaft two-speed gear, 5 and 9.5 to 1.; and drip feed lubrication to cylinder.

Singer Motorcycles

SUN.
Engine - 2½ h. p. two-stroke Vitesse, 269 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto.
Carburetter - Senspray.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, slipping clutch, 5½ and 10 to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28in. Ground clearance, 7½in. Wheelbase, 52in.
Lubrication - Drip feed.
Other Features - Druid forks. Roman rims to order. Dunlop tyres.
Price - £35 10s.
Other Models - Sun-Villiers, h.p., 269 c.c., £34 10s.

Sun Cycle and Fittings Co., Ltd., Aston Brook Street, Birmingham

Sun Motorcycles

TRIUMPH.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke, 225 c.c.
Ignition - Bosch magneto, chain running in aluminium case.
Carburetter - Triumph, semi-automatic, variable jet.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, handle-bar control. 40%T reduction from high to low.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28½in. Ground clearance, 4½in. Wheelbase, 48in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features Triumph spring forks. 24in. X 2in. studded tyres. Weight 125 lb.
Price - £42

Triumph Cycle Co., Ltd., Coventry.

Triumph Motorcycles

TRUMP.
Engine - 2¾ h.p. two stroke Peco, 75x79 mm., 349 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Change Speed - Albion two-speed in counter-shaft, 5 and 9½ to 1.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30½in. Ground clearance, 5in. Wheelbase, 53in.
Lubrication - Best and Lloyd drip feed.
Other Features - Druid forks, wide, to take 3½in. mudguards.
Price - Single-gear, $37 10s. Albion two-speed, $45. Three-speed, £47 10s.

Trump Motors, Ltd., 70, Lombard Street, Birmingham.

Trump Motorcycles

VELOCETTE.
Engine - 2¼ h.p. two-stroke, 220 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. or Bosch.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed, 6 to 1 and 11½ to 1.
Transmission - Chain.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground. 28in. Ground clearance, 6¼in. Wheelbase, 49in.
Lubrication - Oil in sump, patent system, automatic.
Other Features - Druid forks. Footboards.
Price - £31 10s. Ladies' model, £33 12s. Single. gear and belt drive, £26 5s.

Veloce, Ltd., Fleet Street, Birmingham.

Velocette History

VICTORIA.
Engine -2 h.p. four-stroke, 170 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto.
Carburetter - Amac.
Change Speed - Two-speed gear, contained in crank case.
Transmission - Dunlop 2in. belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29in. Ground clearance, 5½in. Wheel base, 52in.
Lubrication - Force feed oil pump.
Other Features - Druid forks. Dunlop tyres, 26 x 2.
Price - 25 guineas.
Other Models - 2½ h.p. Villiers two stroke engine, 269 c.c., 25 guineas.

Victoria Motor and Cycle Co., LTD., Dennistoun, Glasgow.

Victoria of Glasgow

WIZARD.
Engine -2½ h.p. two-stroke, 269 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto, chain-driven.
Carburetter - Amac or Senspray.
Change Speed - Fixed gear or Albion two-speed.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 30in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 50in.
Lubrication - Oil mixed with petrol.
Other Features - Druid forks. Avon or Hutchinson tyres.
Price - 25 guineas single-speed. 33 guineas two-speed.

F.B. Two-stroke Co., 32, Coventry Road, Hay Mills, Birmingham.

Wizard by Fowler and Bingham

WOLF.
Engine - 2½ h.p. four-stroke Wolf, 76X64 m.m., 298 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. or Bosch magneto.
Carburetter - Senspray or Amac.
Change Speed - Counter-shaft two-speed gear.
Transmission - Chain and belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 29in. Ground clearance, 6in. Wheelbase, 54in.
Lubrication - Hand pump.
Other Features Pilot spring forks. Kick starter.
Price - Single gear. 24 guineas. Two-speed gear, 30 and 32 guineas.

Wulfruna Engineering Co., LTD., Wolverhampton.

Wolf Motorcycles

WOOLER.
Engine -2¾ h.p. two-stroke Wooler, 76 x 76 mm., 344 c.c.
Ignition - U.H. magneto.
Carburetter - B. and B.
Change Speed - Expanding pulley, gears 4½ to 7¾ to 1.
Transmission - Belt.
Dimensions - Height of saddle from ground, 28in. Crank case clearance, 11in. Wheelbase, 63in.
Lubrication - Forced by pump.
Other Features Displacer instead of crank case compression, sprung back and front.
Price - 45 guineas.

Wooler Eng. Co., Ltd., Old Oak Lane Common, Willesden.

Wooler Motorcycles


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