Norton Sidecar

This enterprising London shoemaker had his 1929 16H Norton fitted with a shoe-themed sidecar as a mobile advertising tool, his dog certainly looks right at home up there in the saddle. I can’t image that shoe is light, makes me wonder how the bike handled!

If you know the backstory on this interesting snapshot please let us all know in the comments below.

Ben Branch Profile Picture Silodrome - Norton Shoe-Sidecar
Founder & Senior Editor Silodrome

Ben Branch has had his work featured on CNN, Popular Mechanics, the official Smithsonian Magazine, Road & Track Magazine, the official Pinterest blog, the official eBay Motors blog, BuzzFeed, 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 millions of readers around the world and hundreds of thousands of followers on social media.

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