European Motorcycles

Planet 1497cc V-Twin ca 1915

John Oliver of Kew, Melbourne, had some experience in the motorcycle trade having produced machines under the Planet and Planet Aero brands. His son Monty related that John had arrived home a little the worse for wear after a night on the tiles, then sat drew and up the plans for this behemoth on a piece of brown paper... More information: Australian Marques

Image: Museum Victoria. Licence: CC BY 4.0