Norton go down under!

We are delighted to announce that Norton Motorcycles are heading down under.   We are working closely with a Fraser Motorcycles Group Company to homologate and distribute our Norton 961 Commando range throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Following the successful shipment of the first Canadian bikes last week along with Japan and North America’s first bikes being shipped imminently, we continue to open new markets.  Australia and New Zealand are an exciting addition to our Distribution network and offer an excellent prospect as we’ve received enormous levels of interest.

Over the coming months our Design and Engineering department will ensure the 961 Commando range is fully homologated within the Australia Design Rules, whilst our partners at Fraser Motorcycles Group will develop … Read More

Norton at the 2013 TT

Norton return from a successful 2013 TT, factory riders Ian Mackman and Dan Hegarty did a great job under wet and difficult conditions in first practice week. In the first Superbike race aboard the all new Norton SG2 ‘Mackers’ had an amazing race and came home with 18th place securing a bronze replica trophy. ‘Hegatron’ had to pull in after 4 laps with a locked caliper due to stones, very disappointing after a strong race. With more testing required on the engine side we went into the Senior race with standard road spec engines.  Both riders did us proud and after some 240 miles of race distance both bikes finished having set lap times in the 122mph bracket, a truly … Read More