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Dane

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Dane Works of 131A Uxbridge Road, West Ealing

  • Dane was a motorcycle produced in 1920. The Dane cost £75 and had a 348cc two-stroke Precision or JAP engine coupled to a two-speed gearbox. It was also rumoured that they were to produce an 8hp twin, fitted with a three-speed Sturmey-Archer gearbox. It is not thought that many were built.


Sources of Information

  • The British Motorcycle Directory - Over 1,100 Marques from 1888 - by Roy Bacon and Ken Hallworth. Pub: The Crowood Press 2004 ISBN 1 86126 674 X
  • The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle by Peter Henshaw. Published 2007. ISBN 978 1 8401 3967 9