Velocette USS: history, specs, pictures

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Velocette USS
Production 1929
Class Classic
Single cylinder, 2-stroke
Bore / Stroke 63.5mm x 63.5mm
Fuel System Carburetor
Transmission Gear box: 3-Speed
Final Drive: Chain
Suspension Front: Webb forks
Rear: Spring loaded saddle
Brakes Front: Drum
Rear: Drum
Manuals Service Manual

The Velocette USS was a Single cylinder, 2-stroke Classic motorcycle produced by Velocette in 1929.

Engine[edit | edit source]

A 63.5mm bore x 63.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 249.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 3-Speed transmission.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

Stopping was achieved via Drum in the front and a Drum in the rear. The front suspension was a Webb forks while the rear was equipped with a Spring loaded saddle.

1929 - 1940 Velocette USS[edit | edit source]

1929 - 1940 Velocette USS 1929 - 1940 Velocette USS 1929 - 1940 Velocette USS

Until the end of the 1929 season, all Velocette two-strokes shared one common feature – an engine of the overhung crank type. Although Veloce Ltd were not unique in this respect there were few others, with the notable exception of Scott, who persisted with his layout for so long.