Motorcycle [Velocette LE Mk II]; Veloce Limited (England, estab. 1904, closed 19...

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Name/Title

Motorcycle [Velocette LE Mk II]

About this object

Velocette, 2-cylinder motorcycle. This motorcycle has a quiet, water-cooled engine with a flat-twin cylinder, 149 cc motor. The LE was rather revolutionary in design. Along with the side valve, water-cooled engine, it had shaft drive and hand-lever starting.

Maker

Veloce Limited (England, estab. 1904, closed 1971)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1957

Place Made

England

Subject and Association Keywords

1950s

Collection

Road Transport

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Motorcycle/Motor Vehicles/Land Transportation T&E/07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

1974.96

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