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1954 AJS


1954 AJS Pictures
AJS and Matchless bikes were identical mechanically.
AJS and Matchless bikes were identical mechanically.

AJS was an independent manufacturer until 1931, when it joined forces with the Matchless Company. The 1954 AJS wore gold striping, while its Matchless Company counterparts were trimmed with silver.

An AJS selling point was that its components were interchangable with those of Matchless.
An AJS selling point was that its components were interchangable with those of Matchless.
AJS bikes had distinct generator-drive covers.
AJS bikes had distinct generator-drive covers.
AJS used gold trim; Matchless decorated with silver.
AJS used gold trim; Matchless decorated with silver.

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