Apr 06

Classic Sidecar

Classic Sidecars

Here’s the latest bit of interesting activity at Somerset Dyno. The photo’s show Harry’s longtime friend Bill Hodgkins, (ex british sidecar champion, TT winner and world championship competitor) 750 Norton sidecar being run in and set up for this season after an extensive rework and rebuild. It is now making a reliable 66BHP. The First race this year, was due to be Brands however British summertime took over and meant that it was cancelled through snow, therefore the first race will be in Belgium next week end. So good luck Bill lets have another win for Norton

Mar 15

Water in the oil

This is what can happen if the engine gets wet and only does short journeys, not getting up to temperature