Featured Pages Matchless Flat Twin 1916 An Outstanding Design by Harry Collier
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Pioneer in Telephony, Aviation and Motorcycling
Moteurs AderGuzzi's Grandpa A shaft-drive transverse V-twin from 1904, another deft touch from Clement Ader.
Smith was a motorcycle built by J. Smith, of Camberley, Surrey, in 1904.
This early machine had a Fafnir engine and BSA cycle parts. Many cycle dealers of those times fitted engines, such as Minerva, Fafnir and others, to frames, often from Chater-Lea.