Probably there is no other motorcycle in the world and in the history that is more charming and fascinating than HRD Vincent; at least for me.
It seem to come directly from an obscure dream with its own shining darkness; or maybe really came out from a nightmare during the period of imprisonment of his founder Howard Raymond Davies.
The 1948 Series named Black Shadow or Black Lighting seems to me like they appear from the humid fog of London, last for a while and suddenly disappear.
Recently restyled in a little more modern look, but still ultra classic, the EGLI VINCENT version continue to contribute to the Legend of this brand, officially ended in 1955.
Here are some example of the fastest, legendary and most beautiful motorbike of the Fifties.
Here some EGLI - GODET VINCENT