Here was a great opportunity to compare an E type Jaguar to a 1969-74 Norton 750 Commando. The torquey throttle response, English heritage, and worth-every-adjustment finickiness make these a perfect pair. In the hands of a capable wrench, both will provide endless hours of stylish fun. In 1974 I rode my 1970 Norton 10,000 miles from NY to Seattle to Sunset Beach Ca. and back to NY. The soft glow of highly polished aluminum so much sexier than gaudy chrome, a motor aficionado would love either.
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