Velocette Thruxton: A Tale of Two Fishtails

A father-son pair of 1966 Velocette Thruxtons gets a second lease on life.

Venom with the optional head
A Venom with the optional head won its class in the Thruxton 500-mile endurance race that year, and the next year, a new version of the Venom, the Thruxton, was introduced.
Photo By Nick Cedar