About a decade ago I got the idea I wanted to have one of these Thruxton Club Racers, simply because these were the only Nortons ever sold with the short-stroke engine
During my search I stumbled across a complete short stroke engine which is now in my
I was offered a TX from Italy- the real deal but in my opinion at a ridiculous price- so I said "Thanks, but no thanks!". Then I heard about one existing in Austria.
In late October 2017 the plot thickened- I was contacted through a Vienna customer, and then a number of direct e-mails followed at the end of which we agreed on a price I had considered fair from the start.