Motorbike History Goes back to the late 18 century ( 1855 to 1890), but they could not be considered to be like the modern motorbike , they didnt have what we consider a motor till past the start of the 19 century onwards , with the first Motorbikes having steam engines till a modern petrol engine was developed
World Famous Author and Celeb Richard Hammond takes us on a journey into Motorbike History to where the first Motor bike was invented and where the craze began, This book is a celebration of the magic of motorbikes by former TOP GEAR and current THE GRAND TOUR presenter Richard Hammond.
1.A-Z of Italian Motorcycle Manufacturers @60 Author Greg Pullen Takes us on a journey of Motorbike History into Italian Motorcycles from where they began to current models out of Italy. Italian motorcycles have a place in history – and many enthusiast’s hearts – out of all proportion to the numbers that been built. If the number of motorcycles built by Italian manufacturers is small, the sheer number of Italian motorcycle factories will surprise readers. A-Z of Italian Motorcycle
2.Edward Turner: The Man Behind the Motorcycles @45 In this great read from Author Jeff Clew, takes us on a journey to where it all started with Edward Turner , A motorbike designer after WW2 , Although seen by many as an irascible man who ran a very tight ship, it is an inescapable fact that Triumph was a highly profitable, industry pushing company. No one can deny the impact his Ariel Square Four made at the annual Motor Cycle Show in 1931, his superbly-styled single cylinder Tiger models in 1936, and his revolutionary Speed Twin that dominated the Show in 1937
3.Triumph: The Art of the Motorcycle @52 In this Great Read from Authors Zef Enault & Michael Levivier share a 130 year Motorbike History of Triump Motorbikes. In this book we see the official story of 130 years of Triumph’s greatest motorcycles, with never-before-seen photography.
4.The Bmw Motorcycle Story @92 In this great read from Author Ian Falloon he takes through the History f BMW , another great Motorbike History Addition to your collection of books. This new edition of Ian Falloons classic book on the history of BMW Motorcycles brings the story right up to date, and now includes all models from 1923 right through to 2019
5.The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Motorcycles @32 In this great read by Roland Brown, he talks about the many motorbikes found in the Motorbike History , a collection of bikes from all styles and ages, filled with lots of pictures and interesting information, with an A-Z of marques and over 600 stunning color photographs
6.The Build: Designing My Life of Choppers Family and Faith @25 In this interesting read by Paul Teutul.The Build reveals the “behind the scenes” story of the popular TV reality series American Chopper for the show’s millions of fans. Author Paul Teutul Jr is arguably the most creative builder of custom “chopper” motorcycles in the world. The Build gives the reader at Paul Jrs life behind the camera, which included volcanic conflict with his father and business mentor, Paul Sr. Using his own story of improbable success as an illustration, Paul Jr. offers insights on how anyone can find and activate often hidden talents
7.A Biker’s Life: Misadventures on (and off) Two Wheels @28 In this great read from Author Henry Cole , he takes us on an adventure of sorts , for the Motorbike rider in you, A BIKER’S LIFE is the dramatic, humorous and candid memoir of one of the most recognisable names in motorcycling. Henry Cole’s passion for motorbikes began when, at the age of eight, he was first introduced to a ‘man cave’. His great-uncle Redbeard’s corrugated iron shed was ‘stuffed to the gills with old motorbikes’ which Henry helped rebuild and ride
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