Panther Motorcycles

Panther 1961 Model 100

Chassis No: 25602
Engine No:56M8109A
Registration No:220 BGY
The Cleackheaton built Panther single adhered to the basic design philosophy established in the pioneer years by P and M with an inclined cylinder replacing the front frame downtube. Although viewed as a sidecar tug by many the big "pussy" offered soloists an entertaining ride thanks to its prodigious torque output. Unfortunately, by the time this example was produced the marques all important sidecar market was in decline with production eventually ceasing in 1968.

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