I wouldn't consider that off topic if it resembled something British. However, even the British race bikes seem to have more panache and style than other offerings.

I was at an auction in L.A. a number of years ago. They had ten of these bad boys for sale. Just a bit out of my league....

Norton rotary F1
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Not for street use, they said, even tho it had lights...

But I was smitten by a Douglas speedway bike for 25K.....

How I wanted to take this gem for a hot lap!

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I can't think of a single fore and aft twin in production at this time...


1974 Commando
1985 Honda Nighthawk 650
1957 Thunderbird/T110 "Black Tiger"
Antique Fans: Loads of Emersons (Two six wingers) plus gyros and orbiters.