sorry again, you are wrong, and the source photo is wrongChopper Chaz said:I do not know what book you are reading but best hit the books...I know for a fact Thruxton was released in the late 50's here's a link of a 62' I don't have time to prove a point to you but I am most assured that Velo was way before Triumph as far as the Thruxton name was...Cheers..
by the velocette factory frame #'s, the first Velocette Thruxton was produced 6/30/1965, frame # 102, transmission # 18237.
as per velocette owners group from factory records
heres 2 (real) sources
best get to work yourself my friend