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Established in 1911, Benelli is one of the oldest Italian motorcycle manufacturers.
Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England, with an estimated population of 1,101,360, making it the second most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Chesterfield is a market town and borough in Derbyshire, England.
Derbyshire is a county in the East Midlands of England.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The Grand Prix Monster Energy de France is a motorcycling event that is part of the World Motorcycle Racing season.
Grand Prix motorcycle racing refers to the premier class of motorcycle racing events held on road circuits sanctioned by FIM.
Heiner Fleischmann (2 February 1914 — 25 December 1963) was a German motorcycle racer before and after World War II.
The International Isle of Man TT (Tourist Trophy) races are an annual motorcycle sport event run on the Isle of Man in May/June of most years since its inaugural race in 1907, and is often called one of the most dangerous racing events in the world.
Andrew James Guthrie (23 May 1897 in Hawick, UK – 8 August 1937) was a Scottish motorcycle racer famous for 19 motorcycle Grand Prix wins, 3 victories in the North West 200 and 6 wins at the Isle of Man TT races.
List of Grand Prix motorcycle racing FICM European Champions, from 1924 to 1939 and from 1981, in order of year and engine displacement.
The Manx Grand Prix motorcycle races are held on the Isle of Man TT Course (or 'Mountain Circuit') every year for a two-week period, usually spanning the end of August and early September.
A motorcycle, often called a bike, motorbike, or cycle, is a two-> or three-wheeled motor vehicle.
Phelon & Moore manufactured motorcycles in Cleckheaton, Yorkshire, England from 1904 to 1967 particularly those under the Panther marque.
In North America, road racing is motor racing held on a paved closed circuit with both left and right turns.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
Velocette is the name given to motorcycles made by Veloce Ltd, in Hall Green, Birmingham, England.
A wheelwright is a craftsman who builds or repairs wooden wheels.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
In the 1928 Isle of Man Tourist Trophy the newly developed 'positive-stop' foot gear-change by Velocette gave Alec Bennett his fifth TT Race win in the 1928 Junior, in the time of 3 hours, 50 minutes and 52 seconds, at an average speed of, and setting a lap record at an average speed of, with his teammate Harold Willis coming second.
The 1939 Isle of Man Tourist Trophy was the last race festival until 1947 due to the interruption by World War II.