Norton has signed Norton Canada Ltd as their distributor for Canada. Norton Canada is headed by Peter Howes and Sam Agha. Peter is an avid motorcycle rider and collector and Chief Operations Officer of Norton Canada. He moved from the UK to Canada to work for Canada’s largest municipal police service, where he introduced new standards for driver and motorcycle training during his time as police fleet manager. Sam Agha operates a number of companies in the automotive sector; amongst the companies he owns is the largest Suzuki dealership in Canada. Sam is the CEO of Norton Canada Ltd.
Norton Motorcycles (UK) Ltd is proud to announce the appointment of South Bay Norton, Lomita, California, as their exclusive dealer/distributor for the United States.
South Bay Norton is owned and operated by Matt Capri. Matt brings over 35 years experience in motorcycling, having been a dealer for both BMW and Triumph.
Norton’s long awaited return to motorcycle production has got off to a great start with the new Commando 961SE selling out. Norton has seen many customers place advance orders, taking up the full UK allocation of the limited edition bike.
The bike features, black and gold bodywork, carbon fibre wheels, Ohlins suspension, Brembo brakes, carbon hugger and mudguard. Uniquely the bike is hand built at Donington Park, with chassis, engine, exhaust and electrics to name but a few components all being designed and manufactured to Norton’s own specification here in the UK.
Norton have been gearing up their new factory at Donington Park to produce the bikes in the last few months, 200 961 SE bikes will be delivered globally, with the UK allocation being produced first, the coming weeks will see delivery of the first bike marking the long awaited return of a Norton road bike.