Francis-Barnett was central in the two golden eras of the motorcycle industry, the 1930s and the 1950s.
The company was founded in 1919 by Gordon Francis and Arthur Barnett, and based in Lower Ford Street, Coventry, England.
Francis-Barnett played a key role in the motorcycle industry with the production of it's 'home to work' commuting two-stroke motorcycles.
The author looks at the key role these innovative and unique bikes played in the glory days of the British motorcycling industry.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 208 pages, 58 colour illustrations 177 black & white photographs
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/03/2011
- Category: Motorcycles: general interest
- ISBN: 9781847972460