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    1928 ‘Speedway’

    Britain in the 1920s had almost 450 companies manufacturing their own interpretations of motorised two-wheeled transport. Motorcycles were used in competition of all forms, from circuit racing to trialling and hillclimbing, but it took two Australian riders to inspire the country to adopt the new sport of dirt-track racing.