The true story of how a british engineer designed a motorcycle that beat the best in the World
The book takes the reader through from the formative years as a typical child of the ‘60’s through to the how that developed the vision and self-confidence to make things through to the reality of trying to rebuild the British Motorcycle Industry.
Follow the struggles and achievements of a young engineer trying to help rebuild British pride in engineering in the 1960’s thru to the 80’s by learning how to design and develop highly competitive and technically advanced British racing motorcycles.
The previously untold story behind the initial euphoria that the Silver Dream Racer contract would be the final piece of the jigsaw and how it turned into a nightmare. Unlike so many other books it authenticates the validity of all the contents.
Details of previously withheld secrets on what really makes engines and transmissions work, perform and win races. And in so, doing the reasons behind the years of British technical stagnation and how they were overcome.