Vincent Advertisements

Here are scans of Vincent ads which ran during the late 1940's in the American magazine "Motorcyclist". At the time American heavyweight bikes sold by Harley-Davidson and Indian were being challenged by lighter, better-handling machines imported from England. This was a divisive trend, and Motorcyclist favored the English machines - putting them at odds with the American Motorcycle Association which was dominated by the American factories.

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May 1948

June 1948

September 1948

December 1948

May 1949

U.S. Vincent Distributors, May 1948