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 Post subject: Norton
PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2020 10:49 pm 
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/business-51303905

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Wed Jan 29, 2020 11:31 pm 
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A sadly familiar story! :sad1:


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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 7:52 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 9:16 am 
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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 9:28 pm 
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What a shame. I thought that domiracer was utterly stunning looks wise.


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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 10:41 pm 
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Mind you! Wise business practice is to put aside the money that will be owed for tax! :roll:

Like Mr Lyndon said; “ where’d the money go?”. :headbang:


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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:42 pm 
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edd wrote:
Like Mr Lyndon said; “ where’d the money go?”. :headbang:

Special projects and racing program, most likely.

But yeah, become self supportive first, then spend on frivolous activities when you're more than just stable.

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Thu Jan 30, 2020 11:54 pm 
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i knew he was dodgy

...when he said he was a mate of Henry Cole :rotfl: :rotfl:

http://www.nortonmotorcycles.com/assets ... -cole6.jpg

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 12:45 am 
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x1glider wrote:
edd wrote:
Like Mr Lyndon said; “ where’d the money go?”. :headbang:

Special projects and racing program, most likely.


I know another Excellent Motorcycle designer & producer who should've done that as well.
JB

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 9:51 am 
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What a shame. I thought that domiracer was utterly stunning looks wise.

:yt:
Here’s a random thought for you, I wonder if Triumph would be interested in taking over :idea:

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 9:55 am 
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barney wrote:
DaveH wrote:
What a shame. I thought that domiracer was utterly stunning looks wise.

:yt:
Here’s a random thought for you, I wonder if Triumph would be interested in taking over :idea:

Royal Enfield were rumoured to be interested......

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 31, 2020 11:16 am 
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Ohsteveo wrote:
barney wrote:
DaveH wrote:
What a shame. I thought that domiracer was utterly stunning looks wise.

:yt:
Here’s a random thought for you, I wonder if Triumph would be interested in taking over :idea:

Royal Enfield were rumoured to be interested......


Yes! The Indian’s would probably show us the way!? :roll:


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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Sat Feb 01, 2020 6:50 pm 
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Let’s hope it’s not Hero ;)

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Sat Feb 01, 2020 7:34 pm 
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more likely Chinese investment they seem to have bought up everything lately

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 Post subject: Re: Norton
PostPosted: Sat Feb 01, 2020 8:09 pm 
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Not looking good for Mr Garner.

https://www.rideapart.com/articles/3959 ... -pensions/

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