Many, if not most of you, will know the story of John Britten and his revolutionary V1000. If you’re unfamiliar with the history behind the man and his now legendary motorcycle you can click here to learn more, trust me when I tell you it’s a story worth hearing.
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Special thanks to Paul for emailing this picture in.
Articles that Ben has written have been covered on CNN, Popular Mechanics, Smithsonian Magazine, Road & Track Magazine, the official Pinterest blog, the official eBay Motors blog, BuzzFeed, Autoweek Magazine, Wired Magazine, Autoblog, Gear Patrol, Jalopnik, The Verge, and many more.
Silodrome was founded by Ben back in 2010, in the years since the site has grown to become a world leader in the alternative and vintage motoring sector, with well over a million monthly readers from around the world and many hundreds of thousands of followers on social media.