The Flying Flea: 1948 Royal Enfield RE125

The Flying Flea, the Royal Enfield RE125 was a two-stroke single that was very important to the British military during World War II.

Royal Enfield Seat
Seated on the RE125, you instantly notice the small stature of the machine. It’s sort of like a BMX bicycle, or maybe think of it as a 5/8-scale modern 250cc street machine.
Photo by Philip Koenen