The Vincent 1000cc v twin in a Norton featherbed frame was a legendary machine. I Never knew anyone who owned one of these, but you would see them occasionally at bike meets. The bike was invariably immaculate and surrounded by young men with their tongues hanging out.
A V-twin from the Vincent Motorcycle Company - The fastest motorcycles of its day, plus another 17 years after its demise.
The Art of the Vincent Motorcycle Engine: a tour of Black Shadow cutaway engine. Eye-popping Pictures & more.