Motorcycle; Jawa Motors, Orange County Metal Processing, Engines by Wenn; 1968; ...

From

Canterbury Museum

Name/Title

Motorcycle

About this object

The Jawa 500 motorcycle on which Ivan Mauger won the World Speedway Championships for a record third consecutive year in 1970. In recognition of this event, the engine and components were gold plated.

Maker

Jawa Motors, Orange County Metal Processing, Engines by Wenn

Maker Role

Manufacturer, Maker, Maker

Date Made

1968

Place Made

Czech Republic

Medium and Materials

gold plating, metal, rubber, leather

Measurements

200x84x113cm (LWH)

Credit Line

Motorcycle, Canterbury Museum, IL2007.50.1, New Zealand, Loan of Ivan Mauger

Object Type

Vehicle

Object number

IL2007.50.1

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