Team McLeish Bros. has been running for land speed records since 1999, and have used a variety of different cars, engines, and bodies to accomplish many of their goals.
Vimal Sumbly, who resigned from his current role as Managing Director of Triumph India, is reported to take up a senior position in sales and marketing domain at Royal Enfield. Although neither Royal Enfield nor Mr. Sumbly has confirmed the development, the official announcement is expected soon.
There seem to be endless permutations of the classic Triton motorcycle. But I haven't seen this mix of old and new before: It's a modern Hinckley-built 865cc engine in a 1954 Norton frame.
When my father was in his late teens, working as a ski-lift operator in Switzerland, he met a man named Andreas Geissberger. Andreas had skied for the Swiss team and led climbs in the Alps and the Himalayas.