As reported, Norton had been in financial trouble for a long time and eventually had to file for bankruptcy. TVS, or a company newly founded for the takeover, is now taking over the English cult brand for a price of around 18.4 million euros. […weiter lesen]
The Chinese company has been licensed Norton’s 650cc parallel twin since 2017. Now they are said to have increased the engine to 849cc. Visually, the engine has remained identical, the changes are limited to the inside. The original was developed by engineer Ricardo and is […weiter lesen]
Following the discussion between Norton CEO Stuart Garner and John McGuinness, it is currently looking like a breakup. Norton is already looking for a possible replacement. As reported, John McGuinness wants to participate in more road races in 2020 and has therefore speak with Stuart […weiter lesen]
For the production starts of the V4, Atlas and the 650 models Norton wanted to collect the required one million pounds by crowdfunding. Four to five percent of the company shares should go to the small investors. Although some 5,000 people had already found support […weiter lesen]
Norton brings to a limited special edition with only 50 copies of the Superlight on the market. – Even lighter and equipped with more power. The two-cylinder engine of the Superlight reaches 105 PS and 75 Nm. It was derived from the V4 engine, which […weiter lesen]
The Norton V4 RR was finally introduced already some time ago. The small-series motorcycle is based on the racing machine used on the Isel of Man TT.