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America’s Oldest Vincent: 1932 Vincent HRD Python Sports 500

1932 Vincent HRD Python SportsClaimed power: 30hpTop speed: 85-90mph (claimed)Engine: 499cc air-cooled 4-valve OHV single, 85mm x 88mm bore and stroke, 6.8:1 compression ratioWeight (dry): 310lb (141kg)Fuel capacity: 2.75gal (10.4ltr)Price then/now: £60 ($210)/$100,000-$125,000In the early days of the British motorcycle industry, it was common for small manufacturers to ...

Robert Smith | Feb 12, 2015

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